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The number of people looking for work, their characteristics, and the duration of, and reason for unemployment are shown in the tables in this section.


  1. Unemployment for selected demographic groups, annual averages, 1948-2000 (PDF 9K)

  2. Unemployment rates for selected demographic groups, annual averages, 1948-2000 (PDF 8K)

  3. Unemployed persons by duration and reason, annual averages, 1948-2000 (PDF 9K)

  4. Unemployment rates of persons 25 to 64 years of age by educational attainment and sex, March 1970-2000 (PDF 15K)

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Last Updated: August 30, 2001