11/04/2010 05:36 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Predict The Unemployment Rate! What Will October's Numbers Show?

Will America's unemployment rate finally budge from 9.6 percent? Time to play the guessing game.

Gallup puts the number between 9.7 and 9.9 percent, which seems like a fairly safe range. Reuters reports that the consensus is that the U.S. economy will add jobs for the first time in since May -- thanks to a decline in Census layoffs -- and projects that unemployment rate will hold firm at 9.6 percent.

What do you think?