• Summer Teen Employment

    2 monthes ago - By Calculated Risk

    Here is a look at the change in teen employment over time.
    The graph below shows the participation rate and employment-population ratio for those 16 to 19 years old.
    The graph is Not Seasonally Adjusted , to show the seasonal hiring of teenagers during the summer.
    A few observations:
    1) Although teen employment has recovered some since the great recession, overall teen employment has been trending down. This is probably because more people are staying in school .
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