May 22, 2022

Reference: “Women in the Labor Force: a Databook”

Recently released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (U.S. Dept of Labor). The complete Women in the Labor Force: a Databook runs 110 pages and is also embedded (full text) below.

This report presents historical and recent labor force and earnings data for women and men from the Current Population Survey (CPS), a national monthly survey of approximately 60,000 households conducted by the U.S.Census Bureau for the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Unless otherwise noted, data are annual averages from the CPS

See Also: Women’s Earnings 83 Percent Of Men’s, but Vary By Occupation (via BLS; January 15, 2015)

Women in the Labor Force: a Databook 2015

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