Female labor force participation rate in the United States from 1990 to 2015

This graph shows the unadjusted female labor force participation rate from 1990 to 2015. In 2015, 56.7 percent of the female labor force, participated in the job market.

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 Labor force participation rate
'90 57.5%
'91 57.4%
'92 57.8%
'93 57.9%
'94 58.8%
'95 58.9%
'96 59.3%
'97 59.8%
'98 59.8%
'99 60%
'00 59.9%
'01 59.8%
'02 59.6%
'03 59.5%
'04 59.2%
'05 59.3%
'06 59.4%
'07 59.3%
'08 59.5%
'09 59.2%
'10 58.6%
'11 58.1%
'12 57.7%
'13 57.2%
'14 57%
'15 56.7%
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