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United States Labor Force Participation Rate

Indicator Data Period
Labor Force Participation Rate 62.4 % Aug/22


Latest data on Labor Force Participation Rate (%)

Labor Force Participation Rate
                     United States - Historical Data (%)

What is United States Labor Force Participation Rate?

  • Labor Force Participation Rate in United States increased to 62.4 % in August 2022. The maximum rate was 67.3 % and minimum was 58.1 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
62.4 Aug/22 02.09.2022
62.1 Jul/22 05.08.2022
62.2 Jun/22 08.07.2022
62.3 May/22 03.06.2022
62.2 Apr/22 06.05.2022
62.4 Mar/22 01.04.2022
62.3 Feb/22 04.03.2022
62.2 Jan/22 04.02.2022


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Labor Force Participation Rate in United States by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other labor indicators in United States

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2021 66.17 66
Unemployment Rate Aug/22 3.7 % 3.5
Wages Aug/22 4428.8 USD/Month 4411.2
Initial Jobless Claims 213 K 208
Job Vacancies Jul/22 12086 K 10591
Living Wage Individual 2018 1660 USD/Month 1560
Non Farm Payrolls  Aug/22 315 K 526

Labor Force Participation Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia Jul/22 63.5 % 63.7
Puerto Rico Jul/22 42.2 % 42.9
Brazil Jul/22 62.7 % 62.6
Chile May/22 59.8 % 59.7
Argentina 2Q/22 47.9 % 46.5
Canada Aug/22 64.8 % 64.7
Ecuador 2Q/22 63.4 % 62.2
Mexico Jul/22 60 % 59.6
United States Aug/22 62.4 % 62.1
Jamaica 1Q/22 64 % 63.4
Cape Verde 2020 57.04 % 60.38
Dominican Republic 2Q/21 62.8 % 61.7
El Salvador 2020 61.4 % 62.2
Trinidad and Tobago 1Q/22 55.9 % 54.2