|Data Dictionary:||ACS 2012 (3-Year Estimates)|
|Data Source:||U.S. Census Bureau|
Universe: Universe: Civilian population 65 Years and Over
|C23004.||Work Status in the Past 12 Months By Employment Status For the Civilian Population 65 Years and Over|
|Universe: Universe: Civilian population 65 Years and Over|
|Excerpt from:||Social Explorer; U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey 2012 3yr Summary File: Technical Documentation.|
|ACS 2012-3yr Summary File: Technical Documentation -> Appendix A: Supplemental Documentation -> 2010-2012 Subject Definitions -> Population Variables -> Work Experience -> Work Status in the Past 12 Months|
The data on work status in the past 12 months were derived from answers to Question 38 in the 2012 American Community Survey. People 16 years old and over who worked 1 or more weeks according to the criteria described below are classified as "Worked in the past 12 months." All other people 16 years old and over are classified as "Did not work in the past 12 months."