The series comes from the 'Current Population Survey (Household Survey)'
The source code is: LNS11024230
Source: US. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Release: Employment Situation
US. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Civilian Labor Force Level: 55 years and over [LNS11024230], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/LNS11024230/, August 5, 2015.