CivMetrics collects economic and labor data for the largest MSAs in the United States. In this installment we go national, and collect the latest civilian labor force forecasts from top firms around the United States. What do major firms and agencies expect the labor force to look like at the end of 2021? For questions about our data, or to request data, please contact

We’ve rounded up end-of-year civilian labor force estimates from major banks, consulting firms and federal institutions. How large will the labor force be at the end of 2021 and beyond?

UPDATED 9/29/21 at 10:02 AM CST