Labor Force

Unemployment Rate Change Jan 2014 to Jan 2019


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Monthly estimates of the labor force, employment and unemployment from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
  Jan 2014 Jan 2019 Change
Lancaster Co.7.64.1-3.5
8 County Region6.54.0-2.5
South Carolina6.73.6-3.1
U.S.7.04.4-2.6

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Labor Force Change Jan 2014 to Jan 2019


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Monthly estimates of the labor force, employment and unemployment from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
  Jan 2014 Jan 2019 Pct. Change
Lancaster Co.34,75439,93714.9 %
8 County Region873,669989,58713.3 %
South Carolina2,172,4802,331,0197.3 %
U.S.154,381,000162,104,0005.0 %

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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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