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The Current Population Survey—Tracking Unemployment in the United States for Over 75 Years

Categories: History,Labor/Employment,Statistics

https://www.bls.gov/opub/mlr/2018/article/pdf/the-current-population-survey-tracking-unemployment.pdf

Historical review of the major developments and changes in the Current Population Survey since the 1930s, especially with regard to its major function—the measurement of unemployment.  From the Bureau of Labor Statistics