SPOTLIGHT ON STATISTICS: OLDER WORKERS
BLS SPOTLIGHT ON STATISTICS: OLDER WORKERS
WASHINGTON — Workers age 65 and over are changing the American workplace. The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Spotlight on Statistics tells you how. Examine the employment growth of older workers over the past 30 years. Compare their part-time and full-time employment. See data on the educational attainment of older employees, their earnings, and trends in prices for the goods and services they purchase. Review trends in participation by seniors in the civilian labor force since 1948.
This edition of the BLS Spotlight on Statistics provides insight into labor market developments of workers 65 and over and gives a wide range of data on senior workers in both current and historical terms. Visit the latest issue of the BLS Spotlight at www.bls.gov/spotlight