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Vigo 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 Force49,137-3.2%
Employed46,474-4.5%
Unemployed2,66326.3%
Rate5.428.6%
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Labor Force Estimates
 Labor
Force
Emp.Unemp.Area
Rate
State
Rate
200650,26947,0503,2196.45.0
200750,12047,4662,6545.34.6
200850,40347,1643,2396.45.9
200950,96145,8075,15410.110.3
201051,12945,4025,72711.210.4
201150,51545,3115,20410.39.1
201250,13245,1604,9729.98.3
201349,57144,9144,6579.47.7
201449,48245,7273,7557.65.9
201549,05046,0503,0006.14.8
201649,13746,4742,6635.44.4
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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