57%

of American women participated in the labor force in 2018

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Additional Information: In comparison, 33 percent of American women participated in the labor force in 1948. In contrast, 69 percent of all men participated in the U.S. labor force in 2018.
Reference: For more information, read the Bureau of Labor Statistics analysis, "Women in the Labor Force: A Databook." "Women in the Labor Force: A Databook."

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