Employment-to-population ratio of workers ages 25–54, 2006–2012
Note: Shaded area denotes recession. Data are through November 2, 2012.
Source: Author's analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics' Current Population Survey public data series
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Unemployment rates of all workers, and workers in STEM and non-STEM occupations with at least a bachelor’s degree, 1994–2011 »