Labor Force

Unemployment Rate Change Oct 2013 to Oct 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.
  Oct 2013 Oct 2018 Change
Lancaster Co.8.43.5-4.9
8 County Region7.03.2-3.8
South Carolina7.13.3-3.8
U.S.7.03.5-3.5

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Labor Force Change Oct 2013 to Oct 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.
  Oct 2013 Oct 2018 Pct. Change
Lancaster Co.34,30239,77516.0 %
8 County Region870,078991,88914.0 %
South Carolina2,188,4282,316,4915.9 %
U.S.154,918,000162,723,0005.0 %

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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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