Saturday, March 14, 2009

Unemployment Rate Food for Thought (Chart)


Unemployment 1980-1983 (Civilian Labor Force)
  • In 1980 unemployment rose to 7.7 million
  • In 1981 unemployment rose to 9.2 million
  • In 1982 unemployment rose to 12 million
Unemployment 2007-2009 (Civilian Labor Force)
  • In 2007 unemployment rose to 7.5 million
  • In 2008 unemployment rose to 11.1 million
  • In 2009 unemployment rose to 12.5 million (February, 2009)

Unemployment Rate 1980-2009 (current 8.1 percent)
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