September 5, 2013
U.S. Payroll to Population Rate Drops to 43.7% in August
Unadjusted unemployment climbs to 8.7%
by Jenny Marlar
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Payroll to Population employment rate (P2P), as measured by Gallup, dropped to 43.7% in August, from 44.6% in July, and is down from 45.3% in August 2012.