Hoosiers by the Numbers

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St. Joseph 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 Force133,809-0.3%
Employed127,748-1.6%
Unemployed6,06137.2%
Rate4.536.4%
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Labor Force Estimates
 Labor
Force
Emp.Unemp.Area
Rate
State
Rate
2006134,792127,8056,9875.25.0
2007132,785126,2936,4924.94.6
2008132,903124,1768,7276.65.9
2009129,097114,25914,83811.510.3
2010130,463115,38515,07811.610.4
2011130,606117,38613,22010.19.1
2012127,771115,69112,0809.58.3
2013127,197116,12811,0698.77.7
2014128,777120,3528,4256.55.9
2015130,589124,0296,5605.04.8
2016133,809127,7486,0614.54.4
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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