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Schedule of Releases for the Employment Situation

Reference Month Release Date Release Time
October 2020 Nov. 06, 2020 08:30 AM
November 2020 Dec. 04, 2020 08:30 AM
December 2020 Jan. 08, 2021 08:30 AM
January 2021 Feb. 05, 2021 08:30 AM
February 2021 Mar. 05, 2021 08:30 AM
March 2021 Apr. 02, 2021 08:30 AM
April 2021 May 07, 2021 08:30 AM
May 2021 Jun. 04, 2021 08:30 AM
June 2021 Jul. 02, 2021 08:30 AM
July 2021 Aug. 06, 2021 08:30 AM
August 2021 Sep. 03, 2021 08:30 AM
September 2021 Oct. 08, 2021 08:30 AM
October 2021 Nov. 05, 2021 08:30 AM
November 2021 Dec. 03, 2021 08:30 AM


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