CHART OF THE DAY: Here's Why Many Unemployed People Are Not Looking For A Job

 @gmorcroftg.morcroft@ibtimes.com on January 15 2014 9:08 AM

Persons marginally attached to the labor force, December 2012 and December 2013

"Among those marginally attached to the labor force, the number of discouraged workers (not seasonally adjusted) declined by 151,000 to 917,000. The remaining 1.5 million persons other than discouraged workers had not searched for work for reasons such as school attendance or family responsibilities."

 

 

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