A Gallup poll says that 18.4 percent of U.S. workers say they are either unemployed or underemployed.
The survey of 81.6 percent have jobs, but the unemployed/underemployed number has been between the high-teens and 20 percent throughout the year. Gallup surveys 19,800 American workers each month.
“Underemployed” is defined as working part-time while wanting to work full-time.
The unemployment rate stands at 9.5 percent, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Colorado’s unemployment rate was 8 percent in April, May and June, according to the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment.
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