It’s tough to get a job if you don’t apply. The latest youth jobs report said the labor force participation rate for young people — the proportion working or looking for work — was 60.5 percent in July, the same as the two prior summers.
It’s tough to get a job if you don’t apply. The latest youth jobs report said the labor force participation rate for young people — the proportion working or looking for work — was 60.5 percent in July, the same as the two prior summers. File photo by Allison Long The Kansas City Star
It’s tough to get a job if you don’t apply. The latest youth jobs report said the labor force participation rate for young people — the proportion working or looking for work — was 60.5 percent in July, the same as the two prior summers. File photo by Allison Long The Kansas City Star

About half of young people had jobs this summer

August 13, 2014 10:45 AM