More Than 7 In 10 Us Teens Jobless In Summer

Once a rite of passage to adulthood, summer jobs for teens are disappearing. Fewer than three in 10 American teenagers now hold jobs such as running cash registers, mowing lawns or busing restaurant tables from June to August. The decline has been particularly sharp since 2000, with employment for 16- to 19-year-olds falling to the lowest level since World War ...

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  • MOORE: Obamanomics victimizes president's biggest supporters most - Washington Times
    ... female-headed households lost roughly $1,500. The jobless numbers show ... For teens, it’s 20.2 percent.
    09/13/2014 - 6:16 am | View Link
  • Stephen Moore: Obamanomics and its many victims - Orange County Register
    ... female-headed households lost roughly $1,500. The jobless numbers show ... less than a high-school diploma (9.6 percent) and teens (20.2 ...
    09/9/2014 - 2:26 pm | View Link
  • Florida Teens Allegedly Break Into House Just To Have Sex - MTV
    ... entering the security code, which a (probably now jobless) friend who ... He ordered the teens “to come out with their hands up,” and the
    09/9/2014 - 12:32 pm | View Link
  • Job Training Plan Matches Workers With Careers for Public Good - Lakeland Ledger
    Black teens are the worst off; one of every three blacks younger than 20 who wants a job can't find one. That's twice the rate of jobless white...
    09/7/2014 - 12:29 pm | View Link
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  • Jobless teens told: Keep at it, build connections
    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Helen Hernandez's 16-year-old son has applied to some 30 White Plains businesses for a summer job with no luck. His sister is having an even harder time, since she's 15 and no one seems to be hiring kids that age. "It's not for ...
    07/14/2014 - 5:07 pm | View Link
  • Jobless teens told: Keep at it, build connections
    Jobless teens told: Keep at it, build connections Melissa Wildman, center, goes through job training with Roddmy Remy during Rockland Youth Bureau's TEACH program at Rockland Community College in Ramapo on July 8, 2014. Check out this story on ...
    07/7/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Ohio teen jobless rate better than U.S. average
    The job market is tough for teenage workers. Across the country, the jobless rate for those 16 to 19 years old sits at 23 percent. In Ohio, things are a little better. The current unemployment rate for teenage workers in Ohio is 19 percent, according ...
    03/10/2014 - 5:08 am | View Link
  • Jobless Rate for Black Teens: 38.2%
    and down less than a percentage point from the 38.8 percent black teen unemployment rate BLS reported in August 2012. The jobless rate for black teenagers hovered in the 40 percent range all summer, prime earning time for students trying to save for college.
    09/6/2013 - 3:26 am | View Link
  • A boost for teens, jobless adults: Sharon Broussard
    On Euclid Avenue near a Subway sandwich shop, a program born in Pittsburgh is quietly trying to boost high school graduation rates and help jobless Clevelanders become medical technicians. Although the NewBridge Cleveland Center for Arts and Technology is ...
    06/20/2012 - 2:20 am | View Link
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  • The Haunting Teen Unemployment Rate
    In many areas this summer, kids won’t have an easy time finding work. The teen unemployment rate is already above 20 percent in many areas
    09/30/2014 - 2:15 am | View Website
  • Minimum Wage: Teen Unemployment
    The Teen Unemployment Crisis: Questions and Answers Why is teen unemployment rising? High minimum wage rates lead to unemployment for teens. One of the prime reasons ...
    09/29/2014 - 11:02 pm | View Website
  • Protest in Cleveland over Missouri teen's shooting; Ohio ...
    Protest in Cleveland over Missouri teen's shooting; Ohio unemployment rate increases; Pilot Flying J settlement conference set: Northeast Ohio News Links
    09/29/2014 - 1:44 pm | View Website
  • Demographics (CPS)
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    09/28/2014 - 6:17 pm | View Website
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    09/28/2014 - 1:59 pm | View Website
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