ASA Staffing Index Reaches Week-24 High of 98
Staffing employment for the week of June 9–15 was up 4.59% compared with the same week last year, according to the ASA Staffing Index, which rose to 97.72. This is the highest week-24 index value. The same week will be used in the June monthly employment situation report that will be issued by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics on July 3. Temporary and contract staffing employment increased 0.91% from the prior week.
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The ASA Staffing Index is reported nine days after each workweek, making it a near real-time measure of staffing employment trends. ASA research shows that staffing employment is a coincident economic indicator.
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About the American Staffing Association
The American Staffing Association is the voice of the U.S. staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry. ASA and its affiliated chapters advance the interests of the industry across all sectors through advocacy, research, education, and the promotion of high standards of legal, ethical, and professional practices. For more information about ASA, visit americanstaffing.net.