|Credit: Calculated Risk|
payrolls fell by 140000 positions in December.
The broader U6 measurement of unemployment was 11.7%, down from 12.1% in November.
The chemical manufacturing subsector saw a rise in positions from 835200 in November to 835800 in December, a rise of 600 positions (seasonally adjusted).
The unemployment rate of college graduates was 3.8% for December 2020, while by contrast the unemployment rate for people without a high school diploma was 9.8%.