- Oct 30, 2007
1.7% difference is over 5 million people less in the labor force.
Job openings set record of 9.3 million as labor market booms
Job openings in April soared to a record 9.3 million as the economy rapidly recovered from its pandemic depths. The standard set in April was well above the 8.3 million in March that itself was a new high going back to 2000 for the Labor Department’s Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey.