http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2011/04/1...ans-have-jobs/The percentage of Americans who have jobs has fallen to the lowest point in three decades and now hovers just above 45 percent of the total population, according to an analysis of labor data published by USA Today.
"The bad economy, an aging population and a plateau in women working are contributing to changes that pose serious challenges for financing the nation's social programs," the paper noted.
Soooo, basically, less than half of the population is supporting everyone else. Anybody see any problem with this?
http://www.usatoday.com/money/econom...abor-force.htmAnother change: the bulk of those not working has shifted from children to adults.