U.S. consumer confidence for June jumps to 98.1, vs 91 expected

The Conference Board’s consumer confidence index rose to 98.1 for the month. Economists polled by Dow Jones expected consumer confidence to rise to 91 from a May reading of 85.9.

Meanwhile, the headline below it says:

Nearly half the U.S. population is without a job, showing how far the labor recovery has to go

Hmmm. We have to read between the lines, I guess.