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Construction Sector Lost 49,000 Jobs in October


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11/13/2008

The latest employment data released by the U.S. Department of Labor chronicles the bleak conditions that have overwhelmed the country's construction industry. 49,000 construction jobs were lost in October alone.

Within construction, residential specialty trade contractors took the brunt, with 18,800 losing their jobs. 13,2000 jobs were lost among nonresidential specialty trade contractors.

To read more at Building Online eUpdate, click here.

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