The seasonally adjusted labour force participation rate came in at 64.7 percent from 64.9 percent in the preceding month.
Employment fell to 11,963,700: full-time employment went up 11,500 to 8,166,100 and part-time employment decreased by 15,400 to 3,797,700.
Unemployment decreased to 10,500. The number of unemployed persons looking for full-time work increased 14,900 to 496,900 and the number of unemployed persons only looking for part-time work decreased by 25,400 to 216,400.
Seasonally adjusted aggregate monthly hours worked in all jobs decreased 3.9 million hours to 1,656.0 million hours.