Current Population Survey (CPS)

The primary source for U.S. labor force statistics. A monthly survey of 50,000 households, the CPS covers employment, unemployment, earnings, hours of work, and other indicators broken down by age, sex, race, marital status, and educational attainment. Statistics are also available by occupation, industry, and class of worker.
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Current Population Survey (CPS)