May Jobs Report: Analysis from Constance Hunter

KPMG Chief Economist Constance Hunter offers her take on May’s non-farm payrolls, where 559,000 jobs were added to the U.S. economy and the unemployment rate dropped .3 percentage points to 5.8%. Leisure and hospitality, education, healthcare and social assistance sectors showed the most job growth last month. Click below to learn more from Constance on what factored into this month’s numbers.

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