Bureau of Labor Statistics

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This Father’s Day, Thank Dad for His Hard Work

Sunday, June 16th, 2019

New study busts 'myth of the lazy father'

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Unemployment Rate Steady at 4.1%, Number of Employed Grows By 104,000 in December

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Number of part-time workers who would rather have a full-time job has declined by 861,000 since beginning of 2017

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More Americans Joined Labor Force in August as Participation Rate Remained Steady

Friday, September 1st, 2017

Unemployment rate increased from 4.3 percent in July to 4.4 percent in August

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153,168,000: Record Number of Americans Employed in June

Friday, July 7th, 2017

Unemployment rate increased slightly to 4.4 percent

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160,201,000: Number of Americans in Labor Force Hits Record High

Friday, April 7th, 2017

Unemployment of 4.5 percent hits lowest level seen in near decade

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94,366,000 Americans Not in Labor Force as Participation Rate Ticks Up in January

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

242,000 more Americans working part-time jobs this month than last

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Obama Economy: 9.9 Million More Employed, But 14.6 Million Left Labor Force

Monday, January 9th, 2017

Labor force participation rate for women, minorities, and veterans declined

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Record 95,102,000 Americans Not Participating in Labor Force

Friday, January 6th, 2017

5,598,000 Americans want full-time work but serve part-time job due to economic reasons

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New Record: Americans Not in Labor Force Breaks 95 Million for First Time

Friday, December 2nd, 2016

446,000 more individuals stayed out of the labor force this month than last