Analysts: the U.S. unemployment rate in September remained at the level of 5.1%

Analysts: the U.S. unemployment rate in September remained at the level of 5.1%


Official statistics will be published by the Department of labor at 15.30 GMT. In addition, on Friday the oil and gas service company Baker Hughes publishes weekly data on the number of drilling rigs in the United States.

MOSCOW, 2 Oct. The U.S. unemployment rate in September remained at the August level at 5.1%, according to analysts polled by portal DailyFX. While the number of newly created jobs in non-agricultural sectors of the economy, according to experts, grew by 200 thousand compared to 173 thousand in August.

Statistics of US labor Department will be published on Friday, October 2, at 15.30 GMT.

American oil service company Baker Hughes in Friday 20.00 GMT will publish the weekly data on dynamics of number of drilling rigs in the United States. A week earlier the number of installations in the country decreased by 4 units, or 0.47%, and amounted to 838 units. In annual terms the index fell by 1093 units, or by 56.6%.