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From today’s BLS Release:

There were 5.0 million job openings on the last business day of November, little changed from 4.8 million in October, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Hires (5.0 million) were little changed and separations (4.6 million) declined in November. Within separations, the quits rate (1.9 percent) was unchanged and the layoffs and discharges rate (1.2 percent) was little changed. This release includes estimates of the number and rate of job openings, hires, and separations for the nonfarm sector by industry and by four geographic regions.

Job Openings and Labor Turnover

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Millions:November 2013October 2014November 2014
Openings 4.13 4.83 4.97
Hires 4.57 5.10 4.99
All Separations 4.32 4.86 4.62
– Quits 2.45 2.71 2.62

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