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Old 02-07-2013, 00:39   #10
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Originally Posted by sheriff733 View Post
Blacks make up 12% of the labor force, but have a 13.8% jobless rate?

It was a poorly worded sentence. The author meant to say: "12% of the US labor force is black. Amongst the black labor force, the jobless rate is 13.8%."
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