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Rasmussen Employment Index Falls to 2013 Low

Tuesday, October 01, 2013

The Rasmussen Employment Index which measures worker confidence fell four points in September to the lowest level this year.

At 82.0, worker confidence is down 12 points from this year’s high of 94.4 in May and is at the lowest level measured since last November.  Still, the latest finding is up from 76.6 found this time last year.

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The survey of 9,452 working Americans was conducted in September 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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