Non-farm payrolls is an employment report released monthly.
It represents total amount of paid workers in goods-producing, construction and manufacturing companies.It does not include farm workers, private household employees, non-profit organization employees, or government employees.
It is an influential statistic and economic indicator released monthly by the US Department of Labor as part of a comprehensive report on the state of the labor market.
The figure released is the change in NFP, compared to the previous month.
The United States being the biggest economy in the world significantly influences the global economic situation. The US economy is comprehensively covered by data and statistics from multiple government and private sources. We selected the most significant and up-to-date ones and presented them in this cheat sheet.