Rasmussen Employment Index Reaches Six-Year High
Tuesday, April 01, 2014
The Rasmussen Employment Index which measures worker confidence jumped four points in March to its highest level in over six years of monthly tracking.
At 96.2, worker confidence is two points above the previous all-time high reached in May of last year. The index hit a low for 2013 of 81.2 in October but has been gaining ground steadily since then. It stood at 84.3 in March a year ago.
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The survey of 9,405 working Americans was conducted in March 2014 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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