Record Number of Americans Not Working

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record 92,269,000 Americans 16 and older did not participate in the labor force in August, as the labor force participation rate matched a 36-year low of 62.8 percent, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

 

 

The labor force participation rate has been as low as 62.8 percent in six of the last twelve months, but prior to last October had not been that low since 1978.

 

 

 

 

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