The national unemployment rate ticked up to 9.2% for the month ending June 2011, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics which released its monthly Employment Situation on July 8, 2011.  The total amount of jobs created in June 2011 overall was approximately 18,000.  The BLS also reduced the number of jobs created in May 2011 by almost half, from a previously reported 54,000 to 25,000.  The report can be found here.