Number of displaced workers, total and long-tenured, 1999–2011 (in millions)
|Total displaced workers||9.933||11.105||7.874||8.022||14.905||12.493|
|Total long-tenured displaced workers*||4.024||5.329||3.815||3.641||6.938||6.121|
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* Long-tenured displaced workers are those who lost a job they had held for more than three years.
Source: EPI update of Borbely (2011, Figure 1) using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics Displaced Worker Supplement