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Homework #2 - Econ 2260 9/27/07 1. a. Three main reasons...

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Econ 2260 9/27/07 1. a. Three main reasons why people why adults did not work by age group. People 15-19: Going to school 87.4%, unable to find work 3.1%, other 2.3%. People 20-24: Going to school 43.4%, taking care of children 22.0%, unable to find work 11.0%. People 25-44: Taking care of children 43.0%, chronic illness 17.9%, unable to find work 9.4% People 45-54: Chronic illness 35.3%, taking care of children 21.4%, not interested in working 14.0% People 55-64: Retired 44.3%, chronic illness 28.6%, not interested in working 10.2% People 65 and Older: Retired 83.8%, chronic illness 8.4%, not interested in working 3.3% b. Three main reasons why adults age 20 to 64 did not work by sex. Males: Chronic illness 34.2%, retired 19.5%, going to school 13.7% Females: Taking care of children 38.6%, chronic illness 16.7%, not interested in working 10.4% c. Three main reasons why adults 20 to 64 did not work by race. White:
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course HOD 2260 taught by Professor Basay during the Fall '07 term at Vanderbilt.

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Homework #2 - Econ 2260 9/27/07 1. a. Three main reasons...

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