No April showers reported in Friday’s job report.

jobs last month, blowing by Wall Street’s expectations of 185,000 jobs, bringing unemployment to its lowest level since 1969.

Wall Street celebrated the news as stocks ticked upwards Friday.



Here are some of the key highlights from April’s job report. 

1. Unemployment rate at a 50-year low

The unemployment rate fell to 3.6 percent in April, the lowest rate since December 1969.

2. Most workers benefiting from low unemployment

The unemployment rates declined in April for adult men (3.4 percent), adult women (3.1 percent), Whites (3.1 percent), Asians (2.2 percent), and Hispanics (4.2 percent).

3. Where the jobs

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