Hoosiers by the Numbers

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Knox County, IN

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Labor Force

An area's labor force provides insight on the availability factor and is residence-based—that is, the people are working or seeking work and reside in the particular county or region.

Annual Labor Force Estimates in 2017
 NumberPct. Chg. from 2000
Labor Force18,645-4.3%
Employed18,006-3.9%
Unemployed639-13.3%
Rate3.4-10.5%
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Labor Force Estimates
 Labor
Force
Emp.Unemp.Area
Rate
State
Rate
2007 19,72418,9347904.04.6
2008 20,18819,1721,0165.05.9
2009 19,81418,3451,4697.410.3
2010 18,52117,0071,5148.210.4
2011 18,45917,0841,3757.49.1
2012 18,71717,3811,3367.18.3
2013 18,62617,3721,2546.77.7
2014 18,82917,8479825.26.0
2015 19,02718,1548734.64.8
2016 19,05518,2238324.44.4
2017 18,64518,0066393.43.5
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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