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Shelby 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 2013
 NumberPct. Chg. from 2000
Labor Force22,332-5.1%
Employed20,727-9.5%
Unemployed1,605151.6%
Rate7.2166.7%
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Labor Force Estimates
 Labor
Force
Emp.Unemp.Area
Rate
State
Rate
200323,88122,7361,1454.85.2
200423,65922,4971,1624.95.4
200523,67622,4871,1895.05.5
200623,90622,8411,0654.55.0
200723,58222,5571,0254.34.6
200823,81622,4211,3955.95.9
200923,64721,1792,46810.410.3
201022,70920,2182,49111.010.4
201122,50220,3822,1209.49.1
201222,29520,4571,8388.28.3
201322,33220,7271,6057.27.7
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics