Bubble States Have Underemployment Hangover

Published May 22, 2014



*Underemployment – includes those who are working part-time but want full-time employment, discouraged workers, plus those who are marginally attached to the workforce.
**U-6 – total unemployed, plus all marginally attached workers, plus total employed part time for economic reasons

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

GRAPHIC: EKENE IJEOMA / BLOOMBERG VISUAL DATA, STEVE MATTHEWS & JEANNA SMIALEK / BLOOMBERG NEWS