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Monthly Youth Labor Force Participation Rate and Unemployment Rate

September 2017

Labor Force Participation Rate

 

Disability

No Disability

Age 16 to 19

23.9%

34.7%

Age 20 to 24

48.9%

72.3%

Unemployment Rate

 

Disability

No Disability

Age 16 to 19

19.7%

12.6%

Age 20 to 24

12.4%

7.4%

* Generated using unpublished data obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics: Table 1. Labor force status of the civilian noninstitutional population by sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, age, and disability status, September 2017 (Source: Current Population Survey)