189,000: The number of jobs per month the economy is predicted to generate over the next four months.
125,000: The number of jobs the economy needs to generate to keep up with population growth.
120,000: The number of jobs the economy generated in March.
6: The number of months in a row that home prices dropped through February 2012.
0.5: The percentage increase in national home prices in March, compared with February, according to a report by Zillow. That fraction of a percent represents the largest monthly increase in U.S. home values since May 2006.
33: The percentage of first-time buyers who purchased h....
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