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Worker Displacement: 2007-2009

Categories: Labor/Employment,Statistics

http://www.bls.gov/news.release/archives/disp_08262010.pdf

Reveals that during the recession period of 2007-2009, 6.9 million workers were displaced from jobs they had held for at least 3 years. Also provides statistics on demographic characteristics of the displaced workers, the reasons for the loss of job, and the types of jobs lost.  From the Bureau of Labor Statistics