Labor Demand:
Percent of the Civilian Population Participating in the Labor Force

For the Year

Civilian Population Participating in the Labor Force

Calculation

Percent of civilians ages 16 and older participating in the labor force

Sources/Links

U.S. Census Bureau, Summary File 3. http://census.gov

Data Availability/Discussion

Data are reported for 1990 to 2007. Data for 2005 do not include group quarters population. Similar data are available annually from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics: http://www.bls.gov