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BLS NEWS RELEASE: Multiple Jobholding in the States in 2009



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BLS recently issued an article in the Monthly Labor Review on the percentage of workers holding more than one job in the each State for 2008-2009.

The article may be viewed at:

http://www.bls.gov/opub/mlr/2010/07/art4full.pdf

Highlights:


· Alaska ranked 8th in multiple jobholding for 2009.

· The percentage of workers in Alaska holding more than one job was 7.8 percent in 2009, compared to 8.0 percent in 2008.

· The national average was 5.2 percent in 2009.

· The top three states in terms of multiple jobholding in 2009 were:

1. South Dakota – 10.3%

2.   North Dakota – 9.8%

3.   Nebraska – 9.5%

8.   Alaska – 7.8%

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