Once data has been collected and sent to headquarters for compilation in the monthly jobs report, the Bureau of Labor Statistics goes into a lockdown mode with access restricted in areas where data is being crunched in order to protect the integrity of the process.
Once data has been collected and sent to headquarters for compilation in the monthly jobs report, the Bureau of Labor Statistics goes into a lockdown mode with access restricted in areas where data is being crunched in order to protect the integrity of the process. Kevin G. Hall / MCT
Once data has been collected and sent to headquarters for compilation in the monthly jobs report, the Bureau of Labor Statistics goes into a lockdown mode with access restricted in areas where data is being crunched in order to protect the integrity of the process. Kevin G. Hall / MCT

Q&A: How government measures, reports jobs data

January 31, 2011 05:00 PM