U.S. NFIB January Small Business Jobs: Summary

The U.S. small business plan-to-hire category increased in December, according to the National Federation of Independent Business.

                             Jan.   Dec.   Nov.   Oct.  Sept.   Aug.  6-mo.
                             2013   2012   2012   2012   2012   2012   Avg.
Plan to Hire                   3%     1%     5%     4%     4%    10%     5%
Positions not able to fill    18%    16%    17%    16%    17%    18%    17%
NOTE: All figures are seasonally adjusted. The survey size was 2,033 firms.

SOURCE: National Federation of Independent Business

To contact the reporter on this story: Kristy Scheuble in Washington at kmckeaney@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Marco Babic at mbabic@bloomberg.net

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.

Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.