Unemployment Rate, Per Cent of Persons Unemployed 15 Weeks and Over for United States (M08320USM156SNBR)
1969-04: 0.5 Percent
Monthly, Seasonally Adjusted, Updated: 2012-08-17 2:28 PM CDT
|Source:|| National Bureau of Economic Research
|Release:||NBER Macrohistory Database|
These Figures Represent The Number Of Persons Unemployed 15 Weeks And Over As A Per Cent Of The Total Civilian Labor Force. Beginning In 1960, Data Include Alaska And Hawaii. Population Data From The 1960 Census Were Introduced In April 1962. This Resulted In A Slight Reduction In Labor Force Totals, But None In The Estimates Of Unemployment. Population Data From The 1950 Census Were Used Prior To April 1962. Source: Bureau Of Labor Statistics, Monthly Report On The Labor Force, March, 1969, P. 161, For 1948-1968 Data, And Subsequent Issues Of Monthly Report On The Labor Force Thereafter.