FIGURE 5-2. Labor force participation rates for four broad age-sex groups, 1950–2011.

FIGURE 5-2Labor force participation rates for four broad age-sex groups, 1950–2011

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics.

From: 5, Labor Force Participation and Retirement

Cover of Aging and the Macroeconomy
Aging and the Macroeconomy: Long-Term Implications of an Older Population.
Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on the Long-Run Macroeconomic Effects of the Aging U.S. Population.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2012 Dec 10.
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