Here are the daily economic metrics for November 5, 2012. The workforce contracted by 0.01%, mirroring drops of 1 point in the economic confidence index and 3 points in the job creation index. Gas prices fell by less than 1 cent to $3.498. Consumer spending rose to $70, up $6 from yesterday and up $12 from two days ago.
|Economic confidence index||-9||-1|
|Job creation index||22||-3|
|Percent in workforce||45.8%||-0.01%|