Snapshot: Millennials are largest generation in the labor force

Millennials—born between 1983 and 2000—make up more than one-third of the workforce. Post-millennials comprise 5%; the silent generation, just 2%.

Millennials: 35%
Gen Xers: 33%
Baby boomers: 25%
Post-millennials and silent generation: 7%

Source: Pew Research Center, April 2018