Rapid reports. Employment and unemployment. Employment in 1985. 1986 July
After four successive annual decreases between 1980 and 1984, the number of employed in 'the Community of twelve rose in 1985: according to the first estimates provided by the Member States, 123.9 million persons were employed in 1985 in the Community of twelve, an increase of .. -. .,;._ LIBRARY 0.6% over 1984 (+ 757,000 persons), whereas 112,000 jobs were Lost between 1983 and 1984. In the United States, the growth of employment, which was very high between 1983 and 1984 (+4.1%) slowed slightly between 1984 and 1985 (+2.0%) bringing the number of employed up to 109.4 million
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DescriptionTheme 3 Population and social conditions Series F Rapid reports
More detailed information is, contained in the yearly publication 'Employment and unemployment'. This bulletin was prepared by the division 'Employment and labour force sample survey'.