US Labor Force Participation Rate:

60.80% for Q2 2020
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US Labor Force Participation Rate is at 60.80%, compared to 63.20% last quarter and 62.90% last year. This is lower than the long term average of 62.88%.

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June 30, 2020 60.80%
March 31, 2020 63.20%
Dec. 31, 2019 63.20%
Sept. 30, 2019 63.10%
June 30, 2019 62.90%
March 31, 2019 63.10%
Dec. 31, 2018 62.90%
Sept. 30, 2018 62.80%
June 30, 2018 62.90%
March 31, 2018 62.90%
Dec. 31, 2017 62.70%
Sept. 30, 2017 62.90%
June 30, 2017 62.90%
March 31, 2017 62.90%
Dec. 31, 2016 62.70%
Sept. 30, 2016 62.80%
June 30, 2016 62.80%
March 31, 2016 62.80%
Dec. 31, 2015 62.60%
Sept. 30, 2015 62.50%
June 30, 2015 62.80%
March 31, 2015 62.70%
Dec. 31, 2014 62.90%
Sept. 30, 2014 62.90%
June 30, 2014 62.80%
   
March 31, 2014 63.00%
Dec. 31, 2013 62.90%
Sept. 30, 2013 63.30%
June 30, 2013 63.40%
March 31, 2013 63.50%
Dec. 31, 2012 63.70%
Sept. 30, 2012 63.60%
June 30, 2012 63.70%
March 31, 2012 63.80%
Dec. 31, 2011 64.10%
Sept. 30, 2011 64.10%
June 30, 2011 64.10%
March 31, 2011 64.20%
Dec. 31, 2010 64.40%
Sept. 30, 2010 64.60%
June 30, 2010 64.90%
March 31, 2010 64.90%
Dec. 31, 2009 64.90%
Sept. 30, 2009 65.30%
June 30, 2009 65.70%
March 31, 2009 65.70%
Dec. 31, 2008 65.90%
Sept. 30, 2008 66.00%
June 30, 2008 66.00%
March 31, 2008 66.10%

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Stats

Last Value 60.80%
Latest Period Jun 2020
Last Updated Jul 2 2020, 08:36 EDT
Next Release Aug 7 2020, 08:30 EDT
Long Term Average 62.88%
Value from 1 Year Ago 62.90%
Change from 1 Year Ago -3.34%
Frequency Quarterly
Unit Percent
Adjustment Seasonally Adjusted
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