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Women Driving Jump in US Prime-Age Workforce Participation

Women Driving Jump in US Prime-Age Workforce Participation
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Friday, 06 July 2018 12:56 PM EDT

The jump in the U.S. prime-age labor force participation rate was wholly driven by women.

For males, this slipped to 88.9 from 89.1 percent; for women, it jumped half a percentage point to 75.3 percent.

That’s the biggest one-month advance since 1994.

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The jump in the U.S. prime-age labor force participation rate was wholly driven by women. For males, this slipped to 88.9 from 89.1 percent; for women, it jumped half a percentage point to 75.3 percent.
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2018-56-06
Friday, 06 July 2018 12:56 PM
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