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U.S. NFIB April Small Business Jobs Summary

May 03, 2012

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

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                            April  March   Feb.   Jan.   Dec.   Nov.  6-mo.
                             2012   2012   2012   2012   2011   2011   Avg.
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Plan to Hire                   5%     0%     4%     5%     6%     7%     5%
Positions not able to fill    17%    15%    17%    18%    15%    16%    16%
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NOTE: All figures are seasonally adjusted. The survey size was 0 firms.

SOURCE: National Federation of Independent Business

To contact the reporter on this story: Alex Tanzi in Washington at atanzi@bloomberg.net

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


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