Guest poster Legal and Still Waiting has kindly summed up the movement this month.


Family 1st - ROW, China and India are unchanged at 01 May 04; two week advance for Mexico and three and a half months advance for Philippines - we saw same kind of movements for Mexico and Philippines last month as well.


Family 2A - ROW, China and India have advanced 9 weeks to 08 June 07; Mexico advanced to 6 months to Jan 2007; Philippines advances 9 weeks to 08 June 07.


Family 2B - world numbers, India and China stalled at 15 April 2003; Mexico advances two weeks to 01 Aug 92 and Philippines advances three months to 01 Mar 2000.


Family 3rd - most countries, China and India advance 6 weeks to 01 May 2001; Mexico advances one week to 15 November 1992; Philippines advances 6 weeks to 15 February 92.


Family 4th - most countries advance 5 weeks to 08 March 2000; China advances 3 weeks to 22 Jan 2000; India advances 5 weeks to 08 March 2000; Mexico advances two weeks to 15 February 1996; Philippines advances to 1 month to April 08 1988.


Employment 1st - still current in all categories


Employment 2nd - most countries still current; one week advance for China to 01 Aug 2006 and India advances 7 weeks to 01 July 2006.


Employment 3rd - one month advance for ROW to 22 Aug 2005; 6 weeks advance for China to 15 April 2004; one week advance for India to 15 April 2002;  Mexico jumps four months to 08 Sept 2004; one month advance for Philippines to 22 Aug 2005.


Employment 3rd Other Workers - most countries advance six weeks to 08 Sept 2003; China still stalled to 22 April 2003; India advances one week to 15 April 2002; Mexico advances 6 weeks to 08 Sept 2003; Philippines advances 6 weeks to 08 Sept 2003.


Employment 4th - still current in all categories


Employment 5th - still current in all categories