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U.S. NFIB August Small Business Jobs Summary

U.S. small business plans to hire increased in August, according to the National Federation of Independent Business.

                             Aug.   July   June    May  April  March  6-mo.
                             2012   2012   2012   2012   2012   2012   Avg.
Plan to Hire                  10%     5%     3%     6%     5%     0%     5%
Positions not able to fill    18%    15%    15%    20%    17%    15%    17%
NOTE: All figures are seasonally adjusted. The survey size was 0 firms.

SOURCE: National Federation of Independent Business

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