ASA Staffing Index Rises to 96.18 in January

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ASA Staffing Index Monthly Report, January 2015

ASA Staffing Index Remains Strong

Staffing employment for the week of Jan. 12–18 rose to 96.18, according to the ASA Staffing Index—a record high for week 3. Temporary and contract staffing employment increased 1.12% from the prior week, and was 5.41% higher than the same week last year. The week containing the 12th also will be used in the January monthly employment situation report that will be issued by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics on Feb. 6.

A report on the weekly ASA Staffing Index is publicly released every month based on a survey panel of staffing companies curated by ASA. Participants in and subscribers to the ASA Staffing Index gain access to additional results and historical data each week. To participate in or subscribe to the ASA Staffing Index, go to americanstaffing.net/staffing-index.

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The American Staffing Association is the voice of the U.S. staffing, recruiting, and workforce solutions industry. ASA and its state affiliates 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.

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