Labor Force Statistics (CES)

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YearDec EmployedLess Previous YearEquals Gain Or LossPresident
1939320370Franklin D. Roosevelt
194034653320372,616,000Franklin D. Roosevelt
194138548346533,895,000Franklin D. Roosevelt
194242322385483,774,000Franklin D. Roosevelt
19434315342322831,000Franklin D. Roosevelt
19444232043153-833,000Franklin D. Roosevelt
19453969242320-2,628,000Franklin D. Roosevelt
194644140396924,448,000Franklin D. Roosevelt
194745514441401,374,000Franklin D. Roosevelt
19484607445514560,000Franklin D. Roosevelt
19494459646074-1,478,000Harry S. Truman
195047931445963,335,000Harry S. Truman
195149397479311,466,000Harry S. Truman
195251274493971,877,000Harry S. Truman
19535083351274-441,000Dwight D. Eisenhower
19545047350833-360,000Dwight D. Eisenhower
195552950504732,477,000Dwight D. Eisenhower
195654068529501,118,000Dwight D. Eisenhower
19575347954068-589,000Dwight D. Eisenhower
19585310353479-376,000Dwight D. Eisenhower
195955124531032,021,000Dwight D. Eisenhower
19605460155124-523,000Dwight D. Eisenhower
196155665546011,064,000John F. Kennedy
196256775556651,110,000John F. Kennedy
196358109567751,334,000John F. Kennedy
196460198581092,089,000Lyndon B. Johnson
196563141601982,943,000Lyndon B. Johnson
196666051631412,910,000Lyndon B. Johnson
196767758660511,707,000Lyndon B. Johnson
196870085677582,327,000Lyndon B. Johnson
196972041700851,956,000Richard Nixon
19707156472041-477,000Richard Nixon
197172880715641,316,000Richard Nixon
197276078728803,198,000Richard Nixon
197378839760782,761,000Richard Nixon
19747841978839-420,000Richard Nixon
19757872678419307,000Gerald Ford
197681129787262,403,000Gerald Ford
197785105811293,976,000Jimmy Carter
197889408851054,303,000Jimmy Carter
197991415894082,007,000Jimmy Carter
19809166191415246,000Jimmy Carter
19819155591661-106,000Ronald Reagan
19828939691555-2,159,000Ronald Reagan
198392863893963,467,000Ronald Reagan
198496793928633,930,000Ronald Reagan
198599356967932,563,000Ronald Reagan
1986101300993561,944,000Ronald Reagan
19871044721013003,172,000Ronald Reagan
19881077221044723,250,000Ronald Reagan
19891096661077221,944,000George H. W. Bush
1990109974109666308,000George H. W. Bush
1991109110109974-864,000George H. W. Bush
19921102651091101,155,000George H. W. Bush
19931130851102652,820,000Bill Clinton
19941169641130853,879,000Bill Clinton
19951191231169642,159,000Bill Clinton
19961219541191232,831,000Bill Clinton
19971253831219543,429,000Bill Clinton
19981284481253833,065,000Bill Clinton
19991316341284483,186,000Bill Clinton
20001335421316341,908,000Bill Clinton
2001131759133542-1,783,000George W. Bush
2002131243131759-516,000George W. Bush
2003131368131243125,000George W. Bush
20041334001313682,032,000George W. Bush
20051359561334002,556,000George W. Bush
20061381061359562,150,000George W. Bush
20071392791381061,173,000George W. Bush
2008135715139279-3,564,000George W. Bush
2009130673135715-5,042,000Barack Obama
2010131624130673951,000Barack Obama
20111337011316242,077,000Barack Obama
20121359461337012,245,000Barack Obama
20131382751359462,329,000Barack Obama
20141413081382753,033,000Barack Obama
20151440461413082,738,000Barack Obama
20161462531440462,207,000Barack Obama
20171485101462532,257,000Donald Trump
20181508321485102,322,000Donald Trump
20191529291508322,097,000Donald Trump
2020139100152929-13,829,000Donald Trump