March 2009 Unemployment Report- Actually worse than 8.5%

March 2009 Unemployment report came out.  At first glance, it appears slightly worse than analysts expected: 8.5% and 663,000 jobs lost.  At second look, it's actually worse. First, from Calculated Risk: Employment Report: 663K Jobs Lost, 8.5% Unemployment Rate From the BLS: Nonfarm payroll employment continued to decline sharply in March (-663,000), and the unemployment … Continue reading March 2009 Unemployment Report- Actually worse than 8.5%