Labor force - total in the United States

Labor force; total in the United States was last measured at 158686471.55 in 2012, according to the World Bank. Total labor force comprises people ages 15 and older who meet the International Labour Organization definition of the economically active population: all people who supply labor for the production of goods and services during a specified period. It includes both the employed and the unemployed. While national practices vary in the treatment of such groups as the armed forces and seasonal or part-time workers, in general the labor force includes the armed forces, the unemployed, and first-time job-seekers, but excludes homemakers and other unpaid caregivers and workers in the informal sector.This page has the latest values, historical data, forecasts, charts, statistics, an economic calendar and news for Labor force - total in the United States.

     

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