Labor Force

Unemployment Rate Change Sep 2013 to Sep 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.
  Sep 2013 Sep 2018 Change
Lancaster Co.8.53.6-4.9
8 County Region7.13.0-4.1
South Carolina7.33.3-4.0
U.S.7.03.6-3.4

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Labor Force Change Sep 2013 to Sep 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.
  Sep 2013 Sep 2018 Pct. Change
Lancaster Co.34,10739,42015.6 %
8 County Region868,885978,61112.6 %
South Carolina2,194,7342,296,8924.7 %
U.S.155,536,000161,958,0004.1 %

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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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