U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (09/09/14)
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported 4.7 million job openings at the end of July, and the 3.5% hires rate and 3.3% separations rate were unchanged from June, as were the 1.8% quits rate and 1.2% layoffs and discharges rate. There were 4.9 million hires and 4.6 million total separations in July. During the year-to-year period ended in July, there were 56.0 million hires and 53.5 million separations, amounting to a net employment gain of 2.5 million.
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