Education

Research And Reports

September 19, 1984 1 min read

A record 19.5 million women with children under 18, including 8 million with children under 6, were working or looking for work in March 1984, according to a recent report from the U.S. Labor Department’s Bureau of Labor Statistics.

The data were compiled from questions on the 1984 “Current Population Survey,” which is conducted each year.

A version of this article appeared in the September 19, 1984 edition of Education Week as Research And Reports