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United States

United States Employment rate Stats

Definitions

  • Adults: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Men: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Women: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15 and older are generally considered the working-age population.
  • Young adults: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
  • Young men: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
  • Young women: Employment to population ratio is the proportion of a country's population that is employed. Ages 15-24 are generally considered the youth population.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Adults 59.2 2008 74th out of 165
Men 66 2008 107th out of 164
Source / date of > Information 2003 OECD . 2003
Women 52.9 2008 50th out of 164
Young adults 50.7 2008 45th out of 165
Young men 51.7 2008 69th out of 164
Young women 49.7 2008 34th out of 164

SOURCES: International Labour Organisation, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.; Wikipedia: List of countries by employment rate

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