Employment Rate

Employment Rate
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Employment Rate0.5660.5540.5610.5730.5730.5710.5550.5670.5750.5710.5540.560.5610.5540.5550.5540.5570.5620.5690.5730.5750.580.5740.5660.570.5780.5780.5610.5680.5790.5930.5990.5920.590.5780.5790.5950.6010.6070.6150.6230.630.6280.6170.6150.6170.6250.6290.6320.6380.6410.6430.6440.6370.6270.6230.6230.6270.6310.630.6220.5930.5850.5840.5860.5860.590.5930.5970.6010.604
Employment Rate

ABOUT THIS DATASET

Employment rate is also known as the employment-population ratio, and is equal to total employment of the 16+ population divided by the total population age 16+. Breakdowns are from the Current Population Survey, or, where applicable, are equal to employment for a population divided by the Census Bureau's estimate of that population as of July 1 of each year.