The seasonally adjusted labour force participation rate stood at 64.9 percent, unchanged from the preceding month.
Employment rose to 11,909,600: full-time employment decreased 8,800 to 8,180,400 and part-time employment increased by 34,900 to 3,729,200.
Unemployment decreased to 723,100. The number of unemployed persons looking for full-time work decreased by 7,900 to 515,900 and the number of unemployed persons only looking for part-time work decreased by 1,800 to 208,400.
Seasonally adjusted aggregate monthly hours worked in all jobs decreased 17.5 million hours to 1,632.3 million hours.