Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey

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The Current Population Survey (CPS) is a monthly survey of households conducted by the Bureau of Census for the Bureau of Labor Statistics. It provides a comprehensive body of data on the: labor force, employment, unemployment and persons not in the labor force.

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  • Date Released: 1929
  • Date Updated: Monthly
  • Time Period: Week that includes the 12th day of the month
  • Data Category Type: Raw Data Catalog
  • Frequency: Monthly
  • Specialized Data Category Designation: Statistical

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