2
   

Unemployment Rate

 
 
gollum
 
Reply Mon 16 Dec, 2013 07:48 pm
I believe the Unemployment Rate is the number of persons actually looking for work divided by the number of employable persons.

Who calculates the number of employable persons? How is the number arrived at?
  • Topic Stats
  • Top Replies
  • Link to this Topic
Type: Question • Score: 2 • Views: 845 • Replies: 1
No top replies

 
Peter Frouman
 
  2  
Reply Mon 16 Dec, 2013 08:01 pm
@gollum,
Assuming your question is in reference to the unemployment rate in the United States, the following web page should answer your questions:

http://www.bls.gov/cps/cps_htgm.htm
0 Replies
 
 

Related Topics

Frictional unemployment vs structural - Question by MateuszJanczura
continue to certify weekly? - Question by mattbo
What If The Jobs Never Come Back - Discussion by djjd62
UNEMPLOYMENT AT 10% - Discussion by dyslexia
What to do if nobody wil hire? - Question by Sam560
Unemployment Denial - Discussion by twhite87
Accused of Falsifying Information! - Question by Ronny 24
 
  1. Forums
  2. » Unemployment Rate
Copyright © 2019 MadLab, LLC :: Terms of Service :: Privacy Policy :: Page generated in 0.03 seconds on 08/20/2019 at 01:24:01