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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 2016
 NumberPct. Chg. from 2000
Labor Force232,4583.1%
Employed217,7620.5%
Unemployed14,69668.3%
Rate6.361.5%
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Labor Force Estimates
 Labor
Force
Emp.Unemp.Area
Rate
State
Rate
2006227,320214,05713,2635.85.0
2007226,108214,41611,6925.24.6
2008228,369214,20214,1676.25.9
2009226,034201,96624,06810.610.3
2010229,128204,39424,73410.810.4
2011229,310207,34421,9669.69.1
2012228,869207,99620,8739.18.3
2013230,103209,24320,8609.17.7
2014230,520212,36818,1527.95.9
2015229,955214,32115,6346.84.8
2016232,458217,76214,6966.34.4
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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