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May’s job report shows hard-hit industries are still below pre-pandemic employment

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Industries hit hard by the pandemic, including accommodation, museums, and performing arts, are still far below pre-pandemic employment.

Nick Bunker, economic research director at Indeed, told Insider that some of the industries that have the highest percent declines from February 2020 employment to May 2021, are “industries that just aren’t going to have a sustainable bounce back in employment until the pandemic is securely behind us.” He added that many of these are service sector jobs that can be difficult to safely have large groups of people all together. 

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