“labor-force” Charts

The Economics of Child Labor »

Unfortunately, child labor is still a prominent factor in the economies of many nations, especially those that face great poverty.…

Cato Institute
by: Cato Institute
views: 267
Score: 5

Full Time Workers Are Less Likely to be Depressed »

Americans not in the workforce, unemployed, or employed part time but looking for full time work are more likely to…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 389
Score: 4

The Fluctuation of the U.S. Poverty Rate »

This chart shows the poverty rate based on CPI research series using current methods, meaning that money income is adjusted.…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 288
Score: 4

Unemployed Persons per Job Opening »

After peaking at 6.7 in July 2009, the number of unemployed Americans per job opening has decreased to 3.07 in…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 358
Score: 2

The Fed's Recent Unconventional Actions »

During the financial panics in 2001 and 2008, the Fed increased the supply of reserve balances, thereby supplying liquidity to…

Cato Institute
by: Cato Institute
views: 46

2012: Foreign-Born Workers By Region of Origin »

In 2012, there were 25 million foreign-born workers age 16 years and older in the U.S. labor force. 130 million…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 90

Why is the economy growing so slowly? »

The U.S. economy has grown slowly since the recession in 2008 and 2009. In the three years following the recession,…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 96

The Government Lends a Helping Hand »

Federal means-tested programs and tax credits provide cash payments or assistance with health care, nutrition, education, housing, or other needs…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 100

Tenure Gender Gap Closes »

In recent years, the gap in median tenure between genders has closed. The median tenure for men in 1996 was…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 69

Employee Tenure Has Increased »

From 2000 to 2012, the median U.S. employee tenure increased from 3.5 years of tenure to 4.6 years. This rise…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 66

Unemployment Rate Trends »

The unemployment rate for those aged 16 years and over spiked significantly in January of 2009. Since this rapid increase,…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 49

When Quitting is a Good Thing »

The ratio of quits per layoffs and discharges increased to 1.41 in June 2013, up from the lowest ratio of…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 78

Americans Are Sticking With The Job Search »

Unemployed Americans are spending a longer time looking for jobs before they give up and leave the labor force. In…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 55