Mobility has been on the decline for decades.
But it's too soon to say the 10-year economic expansion has run its course.
Here are some of the millions of informal workers who hold the key to India's jobs market.
Bureau of Labor Statistics data show nearly 90,000 job openings in warehousing, transportation and utilities in March.
The unemployment rate for teenagers in March was 12.8% compared to the national figure of 3.8%.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics monthly report doesn't count jobs down on the farm. We explain why.
After adjusting for inflation, black workers' median weekly earnings have risen at a fraction of the pace of wages for white, Hispanic and Asian workers.
The report, while an improvement on February, is no cause for elation.
With the March jobs figure coming out Friday, what will economists be looking for?