“work-force” Charts

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: 406
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: 308
Score: 4

Self-employment: opportunity or necessity? »

Worldwide, self-employed are three times as likely as those employed full time for an employer to live on less than…

Amparo C.
by: Amparo C.
views: 54
Score: 2

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: 379
Score: 2

Sex and Race in Part-Time Government Employment »

(Data from 2009) This chart is part of a continuing series on the demographic breakdown of government employees. It is…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 80
Score: 1

35% of Women's Job Gains Are in Low-Wage Sectors »

Between 2009 and 2013, 35 percent of women's job gains have been in low-wage sectors -- like retail, fast food…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 117
Score: 1

Race and Full-Time Government Employment »

White people clearly make up a large percentage of full-time government employees. The only abnormality in that trend occurs with…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 34

Google's Diversity Problem »

Google released data about their workforce demographics—and it's not pretty. According to their website, "We’re not where we want to…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 165

Workforce Moms' Economic Superboost Wearing Off »

The heavy addition of women into the regular workforce generated serious benefits, to tune of 1.7 trillion GDP. "We recommend…

CEPR
by: CEPR
views: 132

Top Five Reasons Students Decide to Go to College »

Research shows that consumers of postsecondary education and training are keenly interested in workforce results, such as post-graduation employment and…

CLASP
by: CLASP
views: 163

Who's Married By 32? »

Clearly the social structure has changed significantly in the past few decades. It is important for future candidates to keep…

Jillian Schweizer
by: Jillian Schweizer
views: 61

Women, Unions and Retirement »

The union advantage for women is largest when looking at employer-provided retirement plans. Women in or represented by unions are…

CEPR
by: CEPR
views: 62

Women and Unions »

Being in a union raises a woman's pay as much as a full year of college does. For the average…

CEPR
by: CEPR
views: 72

Temporary Employment Is Not A Choice »

While four-fifths of temporary workers work full-time, they receive few or no employment benefits. And paid vacation, paid holidays, sick…

In These Times
by: In These Times
views: 98

Part-time Employment Dropping Steadily »

Since peaking a few months after the start of the Recession, the percentage of the workforce employed part-time has been…

CEPR
by: CEPR
views: 96

Worldwide, Only 13% of People Actually Like Going to Work »

Only 13% of employees worldwide are engaged at work, meaning about one in eight workers are committed to their jobs…

Michael Collier
by: Michael Collier
views: 101

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: 105

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: 111

Workforce Investment System: Job Training by Gender »

Over two million women and men annually receive services through the Workforce Investment System to help them find employment and…

IWPR
by: IWPR
views: 71

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: 74

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: 74

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: 85

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: 70