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United States Employment Rate | 1950-2017 | Data | Chart

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Employment Rate in the United States decreased to 60.20 percent in October from 60.40 percent in September of 2017. Employment Rate in the United States averaged 59.32 percent from 1950 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 64.70 percent in April of 2000 and a record low of 55 percent in July of 1954.


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United States Employment Rate


In United States, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides – United States Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United States Employment Rate – actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases – was last updated on November of 2017.






Actual

Previous

Highest

Lowest

Dates

Unit

Frequency

60.20 60.40 64.70 55.00 1950 – 2017
percent

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employment rate by Country

















































Country Last



Mexico

96.40
Sep/17


Switzerland

79.80
Jun/17


Netherlands

75.70
Jun/17


United Kingdom

75.10
Jul/17


Germany

74.80
Jun/17


Russia

66.10
Sep/17


France

65.30
Jun/17


Spain

62.80
Sep/17


Australia

61.60
Sep/17


Canada

61.60
Oct/17


South Korea

61.30
Sep/17


United States

60.20
Oct/17


Japan

59.40
Sep/17


Italy

58.10
Sep/17


Brazil

54.10
Sep/17


Turkey

46.90
Jul/17

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