Labor Force Participation Rate

The participation rate, released by Bureau of Labor Statistics, is the percentage of the total number of people of labour-force age that is in the labour force (either working or looking for a job).

Most recent - Friday 5 April 2024 12:30

Previous
62.5%
Revised
-
Forecast
-
Actual
62.7%

Next event - Friday 3 May 2024 12:30

Previous
62.7%
Forecast
-
Actual
-

The typical/expected impact on USD pairs is medium.

There is no forecast value for Labor Force Participation Rate yet - check back for updates.

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Forecast history

The most recent announced value for Labor Force Participation Rate was 62.7%.

Past events

Date
Forecast
Actual
Friday 5 April 2024 12:30
-
62.7%
Friday 8 March 2024 13:30
-
62.5%
Friday 2 February 2024 13:30
-
62.5%
Friday 5 January 2024 13:30
-
62.5%
Friday 8 December 2023 13:30
-
62.8%
Friday 3 November 2023 12:30
-
62.7%
Friday 6 October 2023 12:30
-
62.8%
Friday 1 September 2023 12:30
62.6%
62.8%
Friday 4 August 2023 12:30
-
62.6%
Friday 7 July 2023 12:30
-
62.6%
Friday 2 June 2023 12:30
62.5%
62.6%
Friday 5 May 2023 12:30
62.5%
62.6%
Friday 7 April 2023 12:30
62.4%
62.6%
Friday 10 March 2023 13:30
62.3%
62.5%
Friday 3 February 2023 13:30
62.2%
62.4%
Friday 6 January 2023 13:30
62.1%
62.3%
Friday 2 December 2022 13:30
-
62.1%
Friday 4 November 2022 12:30
-
62.2%
Friday 7 October 2022 12:30
62.2%
62.3%
Friday 2 September 2022 12:30
62.1%
62.4%
Friday 5 August 2022 12:30
-
62.1%
Friday 8 July 2022 12:30
62.2%
62.2%
Friday 3 June 2022 12:30
62.3%
62.3%
Friday 6 May 2022 12:30
-
62.2%
Friday 1 April 2022 12:30
62.2%
62.4%
Friday 4 March 2022 13:30
62%
62.3%
Friday 4 February 2022 13:30
61.8%
62.2%
Friday 7 January 2022 13:30
61.7%
61.9%
Friday 3 December 2021 13:30
61.6%
61.8%
Friday 5 November 2021 12:30
61.6%
61.6%
Friday 8 October 2021 12:30
61.7%
61.6%
Friday 3 September 2021 12:30
61.6%
61.7%
Friday 6 August 2021 12:30
61.6%
61.7%
Friday 2 July 2021 12:30
-
61.6%
Friday 4 June 2021 12:30
-
61.6%
Friday 7 May 2021 12:30
-
61.7%

Economic context

Recent economic data has been moderately bullish for USD. Other recent announcements which may affect the market's interpretation of the next Labor Force Participation Rate result:

PreviousLatest
Michigan Consumer Sentiment IndexBearish change79.477.9
UoM 5-year Consumer Inflation ExpectationBullish change2.8%3%
Initial Jobless ClaimsBullish change222K211K
Producer Price Index (MoM)Bearish change0.6%0.2%
Producer Price Index (YoY)Bullish change1.6%2.1%
Producer Price Index ex Food & Energy (MoM)Bearish change0.3%0.2%
Producer Price Index ex Food & Energy (YoY)Bullish change2.1%2.4%
Monthly Budget StatementBullish change$-296B$-236B
Consumer Price Index (MoM)(no change)0.4%0.4%
Consumer Price Index (YoY)Bullish change3.2%3.5%
Consumer Price Index ex Food & Energy (MoM)(no change)0.4%0.4%
Consumer Price Index ex Food & Energy (YoY)(no change)3.8%3.8%
Average Hourly Earnings (MoM)Bullish change0.2%0.3%
Average Hourly Earnings (YoY)Bearish change4.3%4.1%
Nonfarm PayrollsBullish change270K303K
U6 Underemployment Rate(no change)7.3%7.3%
Unemployment RateBullish change3.9%3.8%
Initial Jobless ClaimsBearish change212K221K
Challenger Job CutsBullish change84.638K90.309K
ISM Services Employment IndexBullish change4848.5
ISM Services New Orders IndexBearish change56.154.4
ISM Services PMIBearish change52.651.4
ISM Services Prices PaidBearish change58.653.4
S&P Global Composite PMIBearish change52.252.1
ADP Employment ChangeBullish change155K184K
Factory Orders (MoM)Bullish change-3.8%1.4%
JOLTS Job OpeningsBullish change8.748M8.756M
ISM Manufacturing Employment IndexBullish change45.947.4
ISM Manufacturing New Orders IndexBullish change49.251.4
ISM Manufacturing PMIBullish change47.850.3
ISM Manufacturing Prices PaidBullish change52.555.8

About Labor Force Participation Rate

Country:United States
Currency:USD
Source:US Bureau of Labor Statistics
Category:Labor Market
Frequency:Monthly

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