GDP of US Economy
Estimated GDP of 2007 was $13.84 trillion and estimated growth in GDP was 2.4% in 2007. Estimated per capita GDP in 2007 was $46,000. Maximum contribution to GDP was by services, which contributed 78.5%. Second was industrial sector with 20.6% and third was agricultural sector with 0.9%.
Labor Force of US Economy
As per statistics of May 2008 total labor force in the USA is 154.5 million, including the unemployed. Around 35.5% of US labor force is employed in managerial and professional services and 24.8% is employed in technical, administrative, and sales support jobs. Nearly 16.5% of US labor force is employed in services sector.
About 24% of US labor force is employed in manufacturing, transportation, mining, and crafts services and only 0.6% of US labor force is employed in farming, fishing, and forestry sector. This is a breakup from 2007. As per data of July 2008 only 5.7% of US population is unemployed.Main Industries of US Economy