The Labor Department said Friday that the U.S. economy lost 651,000 workers in February and that the unemployment rate jumped to 8.1%, a level not seen since 1983. Do you believe the jobless rate will get worse? Vote in our poll to let us know what you think.

How high do you think the unemployment rate will go?

The current 8.1% is as high as it will go.
Above 9%, but under 10%.
Above 10%, but under 12%.
Above 12%.
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