Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey


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Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey

A survey published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics each month on the state of the American job market. It collects and disseminates data on job openings, recruitment activity, hires and layoffs, and other criteria in several different sectors. JOLTS are used along with the Help Wanted Index to show whether the number of jobs is growing or shrinking at a given time.
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Another paper, "The Genesis of an Establishment Survey: Research and Development for the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey at the Bureau of Labor Statistics," presented by Charlotte Mueller, discusses the Research and Development steps taken for creating this new survey.
Finally, "Measuring the Demand for Labor in the United States: The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey," presented by Kelly Clark, describes the survey itself, its advantages over prior data, and the anticipated policy and research uses of the data.
The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) is a monthly survey that produces data on job openings, hires, and separations.
Labor Market Analysis: Initial Results from the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2003), on the Internet at www.
3) The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) provides measures of job openings, hires, and separations on a monthly, basis, by industry and region, from December 2000 forward.
Annual hires rates and levels, Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS), 2006-07 Rate (percent) Percent 2006 2007 Change change Industry and region Total 43.
The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) is an establishment survey that publishes monthly data on job openings, as well as monthly and annual data on hires and separations, by major industry and region.
The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey measures the number of workers who move into and out of jobs each month, distinguishes between those who quit or are laid off, and tracks the number of job openings businesses have open at a given point in time.
2) For additional information about the development of the program, see Kelly Clark and Rosemary Hyson, "New tools for labor market analysis: the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey," Monthly Labor Review, December 2001, pp.
The Cleveland Federal Reserve Bank included in their April 2003 Economic Trends bulletin an analysis of the new data from the BLS Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) that illustrated that fact.
A new Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) was introduced in July 2002 by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
labor market and to show how changes in labor supply and demand affect the overall economy, the Bureau of Labor Statistics will introduce a new data series measuring labor demand and turnover: the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS).