Oregon Workforce and Economic Information: For Oregon Parents, Working Is the Norm

Oregon’s civilian labor force includes 697,000 parents of children under 18. Working parents account for one-third of the state labor force, a similar percentage to the nation (32%). Parents of children under six years of age make up 14 percent of the state workforce, and those with children ages six to 17 years account for another 19 percent.

Source: Oregon Workforce and Economic Information: For Oregon Parents, Working Is the Norm