Latinos will make up 25% of Chicago Workforce by 2015

This report says a lot about the growing importance of the Latino workforce in the United States, specifically in Chicago, IL. In 2009 the Latino community contributed an estimated 23 billion dollars in economic activity in Chicago. Nevertheless the community has also been hit the hardest by job losses. This disinvestment in the community will have a huge impact if the community is to make up a large portion of the workforce by 2015. Read more at:

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/ct-met-latino-spending-report-20111116,0,220880.story

 

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Posted on November 15, 2011, in Article. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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