Distribution of Occupations in 1950 and 1990
The labor market has undergone fundamental changes since the middle of the last century. The most significant of these has been the shift away from factory jobs and manual labor to jobs that require more skill and perhaps have better working conditions.
Suggested citation: "Distribution of Occupations in 1950 and 1990," Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Economic Trends, no. 02-10, pp. 13, 10.01.2002.