From Home Furnishing Business
Fast Fact: Construction Labor Grows an Annual Average of 5% Since 2012
The rebound of residential construction continues to be slow well past the recession recovery.
The number of residential construction workers fell 21.7% in 2009 and did not begin showing positive growth (2.8 %) until 2012. While growth in construction labor has not been robust, there has been consistent increases each year since 2012 – growing an average of 5% each year from 2012 to 2019 May YTD.
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