BlackRock Investment Institute | April 2021

Jobs barometer

The charts below show a selection of metrics to gauge the strength of the jobs market in the United States, Eurozone, Japan and UK. 

 
Sources: BlackRock Investment Institute, with data from Refinitiv, Bureau of Labor Statistics, US Department of Labor, National Federation of Independent Business, Eurostat, European Commission, Markit, Japan Statistics Bureau, Japan Institute for Labour Policy and Training, UK Office of National Statistics. . Notes: Grey bars show recessions for each country/region.