Lowest percentage of Americans working since 1983

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From “Percent working lowest since ’83: Aging population, recession in play,” by Dennis Cauchon:

Only 45.4% of Americans had jobs in 2010, the lowest rate since 1983 and down from a peak of 49.3% in 2000. Last year, just 66.8% of men had jobs, the lowest on record.

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