Workforce and Employment

Why are Americans still quitting their jobs?

The number of Americans quitting jobs has exceeded the pre-pandemic high for 17 straight months. Image: Unsplash/Johnny Cohen.

Felix Richter
Data Journalist, Statista
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This chart shows the number of people quitting jobs in the United States.
At 4.18 million, the number of Americans quitting jobs remained historically high. Image: Statista
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