The seasonally adjusted labour force participation rate came in at 64.8 percent, the same as in the preceding month.
Employment rose to 11,930,700: full-time employment remained steady at 8,156,500 and part-time employment increased by 17,900 to 3,774,200.
Unemployment increased to 726,400. The number of unemployed persons looking for full-time work decreased 6,200 to 509,200 and the number of unemployed persons only looking for part-time work increased by 7,800 to 217,200.
Seasonally adjusted aggregate monthly hours worked in all jobs increased 27.7 million hours to 1,643.1 million hours.