labor force participation rate

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An index of employment levels in nations that maintain statistics on numbers actively employed as a proportion of all people in the specified age groups eligible for employment, usually ages 15 to 64 years, 18 to 64 years, or whatever the age range is between leaving school and retiring, with adjustment for numbers or proportions receiving disability pensions.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

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