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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 2013
 NumberPct. Chg. from 2000
Labor Force49,444-3.1%
Employed44,750-8.8%
Unemployed4,694136.1%
Rate9.5143.6%
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Labor Force Estimates
 Labor
Force
Emp.Unemp.Area
Rate
State
Rate
200351,23948,2502,9895.85.2
200450,38046,7663,6147.25.3
200549,86546,5343,3316.75.4
200650,35847,1713,1876.35.0
200750,47747,7842,6935.34.6
200850,62547,4013,2246.45.8
200951,11445,9285,18610.110.3
201051,09045,4555,63511.010.0
201150,40545,3115,09410.18.8
201249,94345,0814,8629.78.1
201349,44444,7504,6949.57.5
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics