The University neighborhood and Minneapolis labor forces followed similar trends from 1980 to 2000, and both reached their highest levels of participation in the labor force in 2000: 67 percent and 72 percent respectively. Even though the labor force participation rate in University increased faster, it still remained below the Minneapolis level.
From 1980 to 2000, University had significantly higher unemployment rates than Minneapolis. The neighborhood's percentage increased in 1990 and more than doubled in
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