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Employment Status of Persons in the Civilian Labor Force by County - 1980

LABOR FORCE STATUS OF PERSONS IN THE CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE BY COUNTY 1980
Universe: Persons 16 Years of Age and Over

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                                                       Civilian Labor Force
                                    Percent   _____________________________________                 Not
                               In        In                                 Percent                  In
                            Labor     Labor                 Em-     Unem-     Unem-     Armed     Labor
                  Total     Force     Force     Total    ployed    ployed    ployed    Forces     Force
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State Total   1,702,723   950,930      55.8   940,880   875,733    65,147       6.9    10,050   751,793

Arkansas         18,143    10,316      56.9    10,316     9,820       496       4.8         0     7,827
Ashley           18,985     9,914      52.2     9,914     8,971       943       9.5         0     9,071
Baxter           22,306     9,198      41.2     9,194     8,436       758       8.2         4    13,108
Benton           59,575    33,727      56.6    33,698    31,882     1,816       5.4        29    25,848
Boone            19,960    11,050      55.4    11,044    10,400       644       5.8         6     8,910
Bradley          10,411     5,181      49.8     5,181     4,742       439       8.5         0     5,230
Calhoun           4,657     2,416      51.9     2,416     2,166       250      10.3         0     2,241
Carroll          12,700     6,697      52.7     6,691     6,240       451       6.7         6     6,003
Chicot           12,274     5,679      46.3     5,679     5,296       383       6.7         0     6,595
Clark            18,247     9,813      53.8     9,804     9,129       675       6.9         9     8,434
Clay             15,889     7,917      49.8     7,911     7,133       778       9.8         6     7,972
Cleburne         13,107     6,076      46.4     6,076     5,462       614      10.1         0     7,031
Cleveland         5,868     2,871      48.9     2,871     2,697       174       6.1         0     2,997
Columbia         20,197    10,593      52.4    10,564     9,987       577       5.5        29     9,604
Conway           14,280     7,654      53.6     7,654     7,142       512       6.7         0     6,626
Craighead        48,058    29,462      61.3    29,414    27,512     1,902       6.5        48    18,596
Crawford         26,641    15,456      58.0    15,446    14,506       940       6.1        10    11,185
Crittenden       33,801    18,937      56.0    18,897    17,007     1,890      10.0        40    14,864
Cross            14,281     8,281      58.0     8,281     7,619       662       8.0         0     6,000
Dallas            7,817     3,952      50.6     3,952     3,499       453      11.5         0     3,865
Desha            13,711     7,120      51.9     7,120     6,602       518       7.3         0     6,591
Drew             13,243     7,682      58.0     7,680     6,983       697       9.1         2     5,561
Faulkner         35,151    20,320      57.8    20,244    18,909     1,335       6.6        76    14,831
Franklin         11,147     5,887      52.8     5,887     5,182       705      12.0         0     5,260
Fulton            7,663     3,532      46.1     3,532     3,262       270       7.6         0     4,131
Garland          55,700    29,082      52.2    29,038    27,117     1,921       6.6        44    26,618
Grant             9,668     5,112      52.9     5,110     4,722       388       7.6         2     4,556
Greene           23,030    12,967      56.3    12,967    11,962     1,005       7.8         0    10,063
Hempstead        17,489     9,652      55.2     9,652     9,047       605       6.3         0     7,837
Hot Spring       20,175    11,356      56.3    11,348    10,545       803       7.1         8     8,819
Howard           10,030     5,343      53.3     5,336     5,089       247       4.6         7     4,687
Independence     22,639    13,172      58.2    13,153    12,350       803       6.1        19     9,467
Izard             8,643     3,783      43.8     3,783     3,508       275       7.3         0     4,860
Jackson          16,066     8,560      53.3     8,538     7,742       796       9.3        22     7,506
Jefferson        66,243    36,482      55.1    36,289    33,526     2,763       7.6       193    29,761
Johnson          13,269     6,522      49.2     6,516     6,005       511       7.8         6     6,747
Lafayette         7,406     3,459      46.7     3,459     3,205       254       7.3         0     3,947
Lawrence         13,962     7,073      50.7     7,068     6,464       604       8.5         5     6,889
Lee              10,570     4,969      47.0     4,963     4,234       729      14.7         6     5,601
Lincoln          10,138     4,116      40.6     4,106     3,872       234       5.7        10     6,022
Little River      9,949     5,140      51.7     5,135     4,735       400       7.8         5     4,809
Logan            15,075     7,402      49.1     7,380     6,802       578       7.8        22     7,673
Lonoke           24,595    13,892      56.5    13,687    12,947       740       5.4       205    10,703
Madison           8,533     4,296      50.3     4,296     4,060       236       5.5         0     4,237
Marion            8,711     3,903      44.8     3,900     3,656       244       6.3         3     4,808
Miller           27,584    15,342      55.6    15,330    14,366       964       6.3        12    12,242
Mississippi      41,708    24,083      57.7    21,374    19,570     1,804       8.4     2,709    17,625
Monroe           10,054     5,053      50.3     5,041     4,628       413       8.2        12     5,001
Montgomery        6,058     2,948      48.7     2,948     2,649       299      10.1         0     3,110
Nevada            8,237     3,969      48.2     3,969     3,726       243       6.1         0     4,268
Newton            5,706     2,708      47.5     2,708     2,425       283      10.5         0     2,998
Ouachita         23,125    11,799      51.0    11,784    11,054       730       6.2        15    11,326
Perry             5,306     2,649      49.9     2,649     2,397       252       9.5         0     2,657
Phillips         23,772    11,668      49.1    11,657    10,165     1,492      12.8        11    12,104
Pike              7,836     4,036      51.5     4,036     3,744       292       7.2         0     3,800
Poinsett         19,869    11,269      56.7    11,237    10,387       850       7.6        32     8,600
Polk             12,806     6,191      48.3     6,191     5,837       354       5.7         0     6,615
Pope             29,299    17,003      58.0    16,977    15,735     1,242       7.3        26    12,296
Prairie           7,540     3,716      49.3     3,711     3,499       212       5.7         5     3,824
Pulaski         252,699   165,682      65.6   159,681   151,578     8,103       5.1     6,001    87,017
Randolph         12,563     6,738      53.6     6,732     5,962       770      11.4         6     5,825
St. Francis      20,867    11,261      54.0    11,241    10,141     1,100       9.8        20     9,606
Saline           39,033    23,701      60.7    23,688    22,365     1,323       5.6        13    15,332
Scott             7,331     3,676      50.1     3,668     3,333       335       9.1         8     3,655
Searcy            6,753     3,143      46.5     3,138     2,795       343      10.9         5     3,610
Sebastian        71,439    43,791      61.3    43,624    40,841     2,783       6.4       167    27,648
Sevier           10,434     5,877      56.3     5,877     5,461       416       7.1         0     4,557
Sharp            11,430     4,751      41.6     4,738     4,229       509      10.7        13     6,679
Stone             6,856     3,255      47.5     3,255     2,887       368      11.3         0     3,601
Union            36,528    19,307      52.9    19,286    18,139     1,147       5.9        21    17,221
Van Buren        10,223     4,454      43.6     4,452     3,923       529      11.9         2     5,769
Washington       78,171    46,121      59.0    46,039    43,680     2,359       5.1        82    32,050
White            38,397    20,169      52.5    20,103    18,108     1,995       9.9        66    18,228
Woodruff          8,119     4,079      50.2     4,079     3,836       243       6.0         0     4,040
Yell             12,977     6,479      49.9     6,477     6,101       376       5.8         2     6,498
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Sources: U.S. Bureau of the Census, General Social and Economic Characteristics, 1980