37% unemployed in Bowling Green in 2017


37 percent of Bowling Green residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

The percentage of unemployed residents was less than the statewide total of 40.6 percent for this demographic group. In 2017 the total Bowling Green population reached 52,151.

Out of 32,873 people who had a job, 99 were employed in the Armed Forces and 32,774 belonged to the civilian labor force.

The total unemployment numbers include residents of all ages who are not working.

Employment status in Bowling Green for 2017
Employment status
Number of people
Percentage of population
Not employed
19,278
37
Employed
32,873
63
Employed in civilian labor force
32,774
62.8
Employed in armed forces
99
0.19

Want to get notified whenever we write about City of Bowling Green ?

Sign-up Next time we write about City of Bowling Green, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.

Organizations in this Story

City of Bowling Green

More News

Metro Business Network