The Non-Workers Of America [infoGraphic]

Few figures are as obsessed over as the unemployment rate. Today, economists and pundits are falling over each other to dissect the meaning of May’s slight uptick to 7.6 percent. But there are a lot of things that number doesn’t tell us, like how many Americans aren’t actually working. That number, it turns out, is closer to 55 percent.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *