Last month I posted a chart showing employment by age group. Here is an update as of Friday's job release.Employment Demographics by Age Group click on chart for sharper imageNote that 100% of the job growth since the recession is in age group 55 and over.Last month, someone proposed the above chart was blatantly misleading because it does not reflect the aging workforce.Let's investigate that hypothesis with a look at actual data (numbers in tables and charts in thousands).Civilian Institutional Population (CP) and Labor Force (LF)
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