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Employment Projections

Median age of the labor force, by sex, race, and ethnicity

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Table 3.4. Median age of the labor force, by sex, race, and ethnicity, 1999, 2009, 2019 and projected 2029

Group

1999

2009

2019

2029

Total

39.0

41.5

41.9

42.6

Men

39.1

41.4

41.9

42.5

Women

39.0

41.8

41.9

42.8

 

White

39.4

42.1

42.7

43.4

Black

37.0

39.4

39.6

40.9

 

Hispanic origin

34.7

36.8

38.3

39.8

Source: Employment Projections program, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

 

Last Modified Date: September 1, 2020