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A partial shutdown of the U.S. government could slash job growth by as much as 500,000 in January and lift the unemployment rate above 4.0 percent ...

Some 800,000 government workers missed their first paycheck on Friday following the partial shutdown which started on Dec. 22

A partial shutdown of the U.S. government could slash job growth by as much as 500,000 in January and lift the unemployment rate above 4.0 percent unless the impasse in Washington is resolved before next Friday, economists warned.

Unemploymet rate was at four-year high during the time of demonetisation in 2016-17, a Labour Bureau report said.

The Labour Bureau’s Sixth Annual Employment-Unemployment Survey said that the unemployment rate was 3.4% in 2013-’14, 3.7% in 2015-’16 and 3.9% in 2016-’17.