Unemployment, Jobs, and the Overall Economy
Tuesday, October 30, 2012By Andrew Disselkoen
The economy and jobs are perhaps the central issue in the 2012 Presidential Race. Both politicians have thrown out statistics on the current state of the economy. Numbers have ranged from 5 million new jobs created to a total gain of only 500,000. The unemployment rate is also hotly debated as it just dropped below 8%. Construct your own visualization mimicking the visualization below or create a new product that you believe accurately depicts the current of state of the economy, jobs, and/or unemployment.