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Accession Number PB2013-103074
Title African-American Labor Force in the Recovery.
Publication Date Feb 2012
Media Count 13p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract African Americans made up 11.6 percent of the U.S. labor force those employed or looking for work in 2011. African Americans have comprised a gradually growing share of the U.S. labor force over time, rising from 10.9 percent in 1991. Overall, in 2011, 18 million Blacks were employed or looking for work, representing 61.4 percent of all African Americans, somewhat less than the 64.1 participation rate for all Americans.
Keywords African Americans
Earnings characteristics
Economic recoveries
Ethnic groups
Labor force
Occupational safety and health
Statistical data

Source Agency Department of Labor--General
NTIS Subject Category 96E - Minority Enterprises
96A - Domestic Commerce, Marketing, & Economics
91J - Economic Studies
70D - Personnel Management, Labor Relations & Manpower Studies
92A - Job Training & Career Development
43C - Human Resources
Corporate Author Department of Labor, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1310
Contract Number N/A

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