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# The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that in April comma 2018 April, 2018 , the labor force was 161 comma 539 comma 000 161,539,000 , employment

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that in April comma 2018

April, 2018​, the labor force was161 comma 539 comma 000

161,539,000​, employment was155 comma 474 comma 000

155,474,000​, and the​ working-age population was257 comma 454 comma 000

257,454,000.

Calculate for that month the labor force participation rate and the unemployment rate.

​>>> Answer to the nearest 1 decimal place.

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The labor force participation rate was

nothing

percent.

The labor force participation... View the full answer

unemployed=161,539,000-155,474,000 =6,065,000... View the full answer

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• Correction for unemployment rate=6,065,000/161,539,000 , =0.03754 , =0.03754*100 , =3.75% , =3.8%
• ProWriterDavid
• Jun 13, 2018 at 4:09am

Labor force participation... View the full answer

Unemployment rate = 3.8%... View the full answer

Unemployment rate = 3.8%... View the full answer

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