U.S. teens (16-19) who are enrolled and working 1985-2021, by gender

Percentage of teens (16-19) who are enrolled in school and working in the United States from 1985 to 2021, by gender

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Release date

September 2022


United States

Survey time period

1985 to 2021

Age group

16 to 19 years

Supplementary notes

Data relate to the labor force and enrollment status of persons ages 16–19 in the civilian non institutionalized population during an “average” week of the school year. The percentages represent an average based on responses to the survey questions for the months that youth are usually in school (January through May and September through December). Results are based on 9 months of data.

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