The labor force participation trend lines for East Harriet and Minneapolis moved in opposite directions between 1980 and 2000. The neighborhood experienced a gradual decrease in labor force participation during this time period. Minneapolis citywide reported its lowest percentage of labor force participation in 1980 and highest level in 2000.
The unemployment rates for East Harriet have been lower than the City of Minneapolis' from 1980 to 2000. The trend lines for the neighborhood and the city moved in opposite directions during this time. East Harriet experienced its lowest level in 1990 at 2.6 percent, and then increased to 4.6 percent in 2000. Minneapolis had its highest unemployment rate in 1990 of 6.7 percent, but then this figure fell to 5.8 percent in 2000.
Last updated Sep. 27, 2011