The Employment Projections (EP) program develops information about the labor market for the Nation as a whole for 10 years in the future.
Click the graphic to enlarge chart: Projected Annual Rate of Change in Industry Employment, 2018-28.
Click the graphic to enlarge chart: Labor Force Share, by Age Group, 1998, 2008, 2018, and Projected 2028.
Click the graphic to enlarge chart: Projected Percent Change, by Selected Occupational Groups, 2018-28.
This article analyzes how workers’ characteristics affect their propensity to exit an occupation. read more »
In 2019, the last of the baby boomers will reach age 55 and transition into age groups with much lower labor force participation rates. Due in large part to an aging population, the labor force participation rate for all workers (age 16 and over) is projected to decline to 61.0 percent in 2026. read more »
A safety inspection can be a valuable tool in the prevention of mishaps in the buildings we live in or work in, the food we eat, and the products we use in our daily lives. There are a number of occupations whose major task is to perform safety inspections in order to help keep our lives safe. read more »