Labor Force

Unemployment Rate Change Aug 2013 to Aug 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.
  Aug 2013 Aug 2018 Change
Lancaster Co.9.04.0-5.0
8 County Region7.63.7-3.9
South Carolina7.73.6-4.1
U.S.7.33.9-3.4

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Labor Force Change Aug 2013 to Aug 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.
  Aug 2013 Aug 2018 Pct. Change
Lancaster Co.34,34439,42014.8 %
8 County Region866,934978,55712.9 %
South Carolina2,207,9582,312,8914.8 %
U.S.155,971,000161,909,0003.8 %

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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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