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For a president who loves to talk about creating jobs, the item’s been a strong start: Employers have added 863,000 jobs during Donald Trump’s first several full months in office.

of which’s not quite as many as the 908,000 jobs added during President Barack Obama’s last several months in office.

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however the item’s close, along using a stronger than expected report on June job growth pulled Trump closer to his predecessor.

Of course, Trump’s several-month record can be far better than Obama’s first several months, when 3 million jobs were lost. of which’s because Obama was sworn in during the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, when the economy was hemorrhaging jobs.

By contrast, Obama handed Trump an economy of which was close to what economists consider full employment. The unemployment rate on Inauguration Day was 4.8%, along with the item has fallen since then, to 4.4% in June.

At full employment, businesses have an extremely difficult time finding available, qualified workers to fill job openings.

Related: U.S. economy gains a strong 222,000 jobs in June

In fact, if Obama left a problem for Trump, the item wasn’t of which the economy was too weak — the item was of which the labor market was almost too strong. Employers would certainly probably be hiring faster if they weren’t having so much trouble finding the workers they need.

A Labor Department report shows there were 6 million unfilled job openings inside the government’s most recent reading, the most since the item started off keeping track in 2000.

The odds have become much better for people looking for work. Nearly twice as many people are quitting jobs as are being laid off or fired — a sign of a strong labor market.

Related: There are Trump’s claims about jobs. along with there there are the numbers

Trump’s record of 863,000 jobs in several months can be less than the 955,000 added during the same period a year ago. the item also trails the first several months of Obama’s second term, when 1 million jobs were added, along with the first several months of George W. Bush’s second term, when 1.2 million jobs were added.

The economy lost 400,000 jobs during the first several months of Bush’s tenure, in 2001, however the country was falling into a recession then.

Related: can be the unemployment rate too low?

President Bill Clinton’s several-month totals were 948,000 jobs added in his first term (in 1993) along with 1.4 million in his second term (in 1997).

Trump’s figures could still improve: The readings for May along with June are still preliminary, along with some other months could be revised, too.

sy88pgw (fresh York) First published July 7, 2017: 10:43 AM ET