In a recent report, Moody's Analytics examined the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics summary for February at the moment when the coronavirus pandemic was building up steam to devastate the U.S. economy.

What it found was grim, and layoffs over the following month brought the job market to its knees.

The analysis showed that 79.4 million jobs across 12 sectors, or 52.1 percent of total jobs, faced moderate to high risk.

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