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Initial claims for US unemployment fell to 262,000 for the week ending August 13, down 4,000 from the week before

94,391,000 Americans Out of the Labor Force in August

The United States labor force participation rate rose by 58,000 in August, according to statistics released by the Labor Department, leaving more than 94 million Americans out of the workforce.

Job seekers line up to enter a job fair at the Alameda County Office of Education on April 24, 2013 in Hayward, California. Over 100 job seekers attended the annual education job fair hosted by the Alameda County Office of Education where 200 jobs were available ranging from teachers to …

Record 94,708,000 Americans NOT in Labor Force

The BLS reports that last month 94,708,000 Americans were neither employed nor made an effort to find employment — due to discouragement, retirement, education, or otherwise — last month.

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94,044,000 Americans Not in the Labor Force

The number of Americans not in the workforce during the month of April increased substantially compared to the previous month — again tipping over the 94 million mark — according to Labor Department data released Friday.

A job seeker (R) meets with recruiters during the HireLive Career Fair on November 12, 2015 in San Francisco, California. The national unemployment rate stands at 5 percent.

56,295,000 American Women Not in Labor Force

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that in November 56,295,000 women (ages 16 and older) were neither employed nor had looked for a job in four weeks. The number represented a decline of 245,000 from October’s level and a decline of 352,000 from September’s record level of 56,647,000 women not in the workforce.

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56,540,000 Women Not in Labor Force

The number of women outside the labor force decline slightly in October, according to new government data released Friday.

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Record 56,647,000 Women Not in Labor Force

More than 56 million women were not of the U.S. labor force last month, according to new government data released Friday. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that 56,647,000 women, ages 16 and older during the month of September were neither employed nor had made specific efforts to find work in the past four weeks.

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Record 56,209,000 Women Not in Labor Force

The number of women not in the labor force reached a record high in July, according to data released Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.