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Marion 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 2012
 NumberPct. Chg. from 2000
Labor Force462,8471.1%
Employed422,352-5.2%
Unemployed40,495232.7%
Rate8.7222.2%
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Labor Force Estimates
 Labor
Force
Emp.Unemp.Area
Rate
State
Rate
2002461,537437,59623,9415.25.2
2003461,847437,02224,8255.45.3
2004458,775433,98424,7915.45.3
2005458,719433,71725,0025.55.4
2006461,480438,89822,5824.95.0
2007463,314442,16021,1544.64.6
2008465,283439,32225,9615.65.8
2009458,564415,51443,0509.410.3
2010458,058412,49745,5619.910.0
2011459,098416,27842,8209.38.8
2012462,847422,35240,4958.78.1
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics