Employed janet is a 32 year old professional

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Employed Janet is a 32-year-old professional basketball player. She finished her last season as a player 3 weeks ago and is currently interviewing for a coachingposition.Unemployed Larry is a 41-year-old graphic designer who is taking 2 years off from work to care for his small daughter.Not in the labor force Susan is a 26-year-old who lost her job as a copy editor for a local newspaper. She has spent the past few weeks out of work and interviewing for other editing jobs. She is thinking about going back to grad school if herjob search doesn't succeed after a few more weeks.UnemployedRaphael is a 17-year-old who just graduated from high school. He is taking it easy this summer, relaxing by the pool with his friends and family, and volunteering part-time at the local nursing home.Not in labor forceMegan is a 11-year-old student at Southside Middle School. She babysits her younger sister and does other chores, so her parents give her an allowance of $20 per week.Not in the adult populationExplanation:The BLS considers a person to be unemployed if he or she is in the adult population, did not work for pay in the previous week, and has actively looked for work during the preceding 4 weeks. By this definition, the BLS classifies Janet and Susan as unemployed.Anyone in the adult population who worked for pay in the last week, even if unsatisfied with his or her job, is considered employed. By this definition, the BLS classifies Felix as employed.Because Larry and Raphael are not actively seeking employment, they are not considered part of the labor force. Note that not being in the labor force is different from being unemployed. Once people leave the labor force, they are not counted when calculating the unemployment rate.Because Megan is under the age of 16, she is not considered part of the adult population.PersonStatusEric is a 22-year-old professional tennis player. When he's not competing, he works as a coach at a local tennis club.Employed Ginny is a 23-year-old recent college graduate. She did not work for pay last week, but she had two job interviews.Unemployed Kenji is a 78-year-old retired professor. He enjoys volunteering at the local public library.Not in the labor force Sharon is a 31-year-old science teacher who taught at West Valley Middle School last year. Due to budget cuts, she was laid off at the end of the school year. It's the summer now, and after a few weeks of vacation with her family, she is looking for a part-time job as a tutor.Unemployed
PersonStatusPaolo is a 20-year-old American Studies major at the University of Tennessee. It's summer now, and he is working as a lifeguard in Mobile, Alabama.Employed Lucia is a 13-year-old student at West Valley Middle School. She babysits her younger sister and does other chores, so her parents give her an allowance of $25 per week.

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