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Lake 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 Force229,5201.8%
Employed217,8320.5%
Unemployed11,68833.8%
Rate5.130.8%
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Labor Force Estimates
 Labor
Force
Emp.Unemp.Area
Rate
State
Rate
2007 226,108214,41611,6925.24.6
2008 228,369214,20214,1676.25.9
2009 226,034201,96624,06810.610.3
2010 229,124204,39024,73410.810.4
2011 229,318207,35221,9669.69.1
2012 228,880208,00720,8739.18.3
2013 229,941209,09720,8449.17.7
2014 230,390212,20818,1827.96.0
2015 229,689214,01315,6766.84.8
2016 232,103217,43214,6716.34.4
2017 229,520217,83211,6885.13.5
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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