Both the labor force participation rate, of 62.1 percent, and the employment-population ratio, of 59.9 percent, changed little in November and this has been demonstrated. These publications are in PDF format and require Adobe Acrobat Reader to view or print them. The software can be downloaded free of charge on the Adobe website. If you're having trouble with PDF files that you use Chrome or Firefox, access Adobe Acrobat help.
The Census Bureau currently collects data on industry, occupation, and class of workers for Americans who are part of the workforce in several surveys. Census Bureau workforce statistics provide information on employment status, employment dynamics, and work experience (typical hours worked and number of weeks worked in the past year). The latest estimates of the unemployment rate and the civilian labor force for the state, metropolitan areas, cities and counties, including preliminary and revised figures. The EEO tabulation, based on data from the American Community Survey, highlights the gender, race and ethnicity diversity of the American workforce.