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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 Force22,967-3.0%
Employed21,417-7.2%
Unemployed1,550158.3%
Rate6.7168.0%
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Labor Force Estimates
 Labor
Force
Emp.Unemp.Area
Rate
State
Rate
200323,84122,7041,1374.85.2
200423,64222,4951,1474.95.3
200523,66922,5031,1664.95.4
200623,95622,9011,0554.45.0
200723,74822,7081,0404.44.6
200823,92422,5341,3905.85.8
200923,71921,2342,48510.510.3
201023,07520,7932,2829.910.0
201122,78320,8081,9758.78.8
201222,74721,0221,7257.68.1
201322,96721,4171,5506.77.5
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics