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Unformatted text preview: tics are derived
directly from the Current Population Survey, which is conducted by the Census
Bureau for the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The survey is based on a selected
sample of households and includes the population 16 years of age and over. The
reason for 16 year olds and over is because when you’re 16, you’re allowed to
start working! Asking basic questions, then the total numbers are adjusted to the
independent population estimates.
Unemployment is a national problem because everything connects. When
people don’t have jobs they don’t spend...
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