Labor Force

Unemployment Rate Change Apr 2013 to Apr 2018


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Monthly estimates of the labor force, employment and unemployment from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
  Apr 2013 Apr 2018 Change
Lancaster Co.9.43.1-6.3
8 County Region7.53.4-4.1
South Carolina7.42.8-4.6
U.S.7.13.7-3.4

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Labor Force Change Apr 2013 to Apr 2018


Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Monthly estimates of the labor force, employment and unemployment from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
  Apr 2013 Apr 2018 Pct. Change
Lancaster Co.34,26638,96813.7 %
8 County Region866,835979,29913.0 %
South Carolina2,181,9622,296,2515.2 %
U.S.154,739,000161,280,0004.2 %

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People Working in County in 2010
 NumberPct. Distgraph
Total21,836100.0%
  Living in County15,22769.7%
  Living Elsewhere6,60930.3%
Source: US Census Bureau, ACS 5 Year Estimates

For statistical purposes, Lancaster's Eight-County Region includes Lancaster and it's seven surrounding counties.

All other mentions of Lancaster's Workforce Region refer to Lancaster and the 32 other counties that are within a 75-mile radius.

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