job growth http://ripr.org en Job Growth In RI Higher Than Expected http://ripr.org/post/job-growth-ri-higher-expected <p>Numbers out of the Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training show there are more people working than originally thought.</p><p></p><p>The DLT compared quarterly tax data from employers with numbers out of the Bureau of Labor Statistics that are estimates based on survey sampling. The tax data show Rhode Island gained 6,500 jobs between September of 2012 and September of 2013. That’s double the number based on federal estimates.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 19:57:22 +0000 Catherine Welch 27773 at http://ripr.org Job Growth In RI Higher Than Expected