The US economy created 263,000 jobs in November, higher than expected.

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According to data from the US Department of Labor on December 2, the US economy added 263,000 jobs in November 2022, while the unemployment rate stood at 3.7%. More than 200,000 new jobs were expected and the unemployment rate stood at 3.7%.

Average hourly earnings increased 0.6 percent month-on-month, more than double expert estimates. Wages rose 5.1% year-on-year, also above expectations of 4.6%.

Strong job data will reduce the possibility of the Fed raising interest rates to slow down the process of fighting inflation.

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