U.S. employers added a sluggish 210,000 jobs in November

WASHINGTON — America’s employers slowed the tempo of their hiring in November, including 210,000 jobs, the fewest in practically a yr.

Friday’s report from the Labor Division additionally confirmed that the unemployment charge fell sharply to 4.2 % from 4.6 %. That’s a traditionally low degree although nonetheless above the pre-pandemic jobless charge of three.5 %.

Total, the November jobs figures level to an financial restoration that appears resilient although underneath menace from a spike in inflation and the potential affect of the omicron variant of the coronavirus.

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