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US job figures 18 days late due to government shutdown

The US job figures are released on Tuesday - 18 days later than planned because of the government shutdown.

The Federal Reserve uses the data to determine its economic policy, but the numbers were delayed due to the statisticians being sent home.

Mariko Oi reports from New York.

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