Total Employment for United States

1943: 53,097 Thousands Of Persons (+ see more) 
Annual, Not Seasonally Adjusted, A0871BUSA175NNBR, Updated: 2012-08-17 2:25 PM CDT
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Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1900-1929 (2)--Original Data, 1927-1943. Data Cover Employment In Agriculture; Forestry And Fishing; Industry -- Extraction Of Minerals, Manufacturing, Construction, Transportation, Public Utilities; Transportation -- Distribution And Financing; Service Industries Excluding Military Forces; Miscellaneous Industries And Services. Data For 1927-1929 Were Computed By Adding To Nonagricultural Employment (Series 08170) The Following Figures For Agricultural Employment: 1927--11,246; 1928--11,296; 1929--11,289. These Figures Are Comparable With The Series Used By Nicb From 1930 0N. See Crops And Markets, April 1945. Source: National Industrial Conference Board, The Economic Almanac For 1944-1945, Pp. 44-45.

This NBER data series a08171b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter08.html.

NBER Indicator: a08171b

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Release: NBER Macrohistory Database

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(a) Total Employment for United States, Thousands Of Persons, Not Seasonally Adjusted (A0871BUSA175NNBR)
Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1900-1929 (2)--Original Data, 1927-1943. Data Cover Employment In Agriculture; Forestry And Fishing; Industry -- Extraction Of Minerals, Manufacturing, Construction, Transportation, Public Utilities; Transportation -- Distribution And Financing; Service Industries Excluding Military Forces; Miscellaneous Industries And Services. Data For 1927-1929 Were Computed By Adding To Nonagricultural Employment (Series 08170) The Following Figures For Agricultural Employment: 1927--11,246; 1928--11,296; 1929--11,289. These Figures Are Comparable With The Series Used By Nicb From 1930 0N. See Crops And Markets, April 1945. Source: National Industrial Conference Board, The Economic Almanac For 1944-1945, Pp. 44-45.

This NBER data series a08171b appears on the NBER website in Chapter 8 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter08.html.

NBER Indicator: a08171b

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