Labor Force

Unemployment Rate Change Mar 2013 to Mar 2018


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Monthly estimates of the labor force, employment and unemployment from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
  Mar 2013 Mar 2018 Pct. Change
Lancaster Co.9.54.4-53.7 %
8 County Region7.94.1-48.1 %
South Carolina7.74.1-46.8 %
U.S.7.64.1-46.1 %

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Labor Force Change Mar 2013 to Mar 2018


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Monthly estimates of the labor force, employment and unemployment from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
  Mar 2013 Mar 2018 Pct. Change
Lancaster Co.34,13939,51515.7 %
8 County Region867,303986,46313.7 %
South Carolina2,168,5322,323,6247.2 %
U.S.154,512,000161,548,0004.6 %

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People Working in County in 2010
 NumberPct. Distgraph
Total21,836100.0%
  Living in County15,22769.7%
  Living Elsewhere6,60930.3%
Source: US Census Bureau, ACS 5 Year Estimates

For statistical purposes, Lancaster's Eight-County Region includes Lancaster and it's seven surrounding counties.

All other mentions of Lancaster's Workforce Region refer to Lancaster and the 32 other counties that are within a 75-mile radius.

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