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Rasmussen Employment Index Falls to 2013 Low

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

The Rasmussen Employment Index which measures worker confidence dropped 10 points in July to its lowest level since last November.

At 83.1, worker confidence is down four points from the beginning of the year but is still up three points from a year ago. The Employment Index reached a near six-year high of 94.4 in May. The Index is down 24 points from June 2007.

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The survey of 9,104 working Americans was conducted in July 2013 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 1 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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