Who is and who isn’t in Charlotte’s labor force

January 16, 2018 |

The infographic below will help you understand the components of Mecklenburg County’s labor force, which has an approximately 72 percent participation rate. It shows 100 people, with each person representing approximately 8,350 people, or one percent of the County’s civilian population aged 16 and over.

Who is_isn't in Mecklenburg County workforce

Sources: NC Department of Commerce, American Community Survey, 2012-2016 Estimates