Table A-1. Employment status of the civilian population by sex and age

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-1. Employment status of the civilian population by sex and age
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted(1)
July
2013
June
2014
July
2014
July
2013
Mar.
2014
Apr.
2014
May
2014
June
2014
July
2014

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

245,756 247,814 248,023 245,756 247,258 247,439 247,622 247,814 248,023

Civilian labor force

157,196 156,997 157,573 155,693 156,227 155,421 155,613 155,694 156,023

Participation rate

64.0 63.4 63.5 63.4 63.2 62.8 62.8 62.8 62.9

Employed

145,113 147,104 147,265 144,285 145,742 145,669 145,814 146,221 146,352

Employment-population ratio

59.0 59.4 59.4 58.7 58.9 58.9 58.9 59.0 59.0

Unemployed

12,083 9,893 10,307 11,408 10,486 9,753 9,799 9,474 9,671

Unemployment rate

7.7 6.3 6.5 7.3 6.7 6.3 6.3 6.1 6.2

Not in labor force

88,560 90,817 90,451 90,062 91,030 92,018 92,009 92,120 92,001

Persons who currently want a job

6,862 6,694 6,624 6,562 6,146 6,146 6,438 6,115 6,259

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

118,595 119,680 119,788 118,595 119,395 119,488 119,582 119,680 119,788

Civilian labor force

83,965 83,850 84,284 82,807 83,052 82,586 82,590 82,860 83,043

Participation rate

70.8 70.1 70.4 69.8 69.6 69.1 69.1 69.2 69.3

Employed

77,569 78,541 79,064 76,447 77,416 77,292 77,310 77,653 77,866

Employment-population ratio

65.4 65.6 66.0 64.5 64.8 64.7 64.7 64.9 65.0

Unemployed

6,396 5,310 5,220 6,361 5,636 5,294 5,280 5,207 5,177

Unemployment rate

7.6 6.3 6.2 7.7 6.8 6.4 6.4 6.3 6.2

Not in labor force

34,630 35,830 35,503 35,788 36,343 36,902 36,992 36,821 36,744

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

110,054 111,230 111,342 110,054 110,930 111,027 111,126 111,230 111,342

Civilian labor force

80,275 80,458 80,684 79,871 80,171 79,851 79,830 80,068 80,208

Participation rate

72.9 72.3 72.5 72.6 72.3 71.9 71.8 72.0 72.0

Employed

74,854 76,018 76,245 74,301 75,230 75,134 75,127 75,510 75,654

Employment-population ratio

68.0 68.3 68.5 67.5 67.8 67.7 67.6 67.9 67.9

Unemployed

5,421 4,440 4,439 5,570 4,941 4,718 4,703 4,558 4,554

Unemployment rate

6.8 5.5 5.5 7.0 6.2 5.9 5.9 5.7 5.7

Not in labor force

29,778 30,772 30,658 30,182 30,760 31,176 31,296 31,162 31,133

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

127,161 128,133 128,236 127,161 127,863 127,951 128,040 128,133 128,236

Civilian labor force

73,231 73,147 73,288 72,886 73,175 72,835 73,023 72,835 72,979

Participation rate

57.6 57.1 57.2 57.3 57.2 56.9 57.0 56.8 56.9

Employed

67,543 68,563 68,201 67,838 68,325 68,376 68,504 68,568 68,486

Employment-population ratio

53.1 53.5 53.2 53.3 53.4 53.4 53.5 53.5 53.4

Unemployed

5,688 4,584 5,087 5,048 4,850 4,459 4,519 4,267 4,494

Unemployment rate

7.8 6.3 6.9 6.9 6.6 6.1 6.2 5.9 6.2

Not in labor force

53,930 54,987 54,947 54,275 54,688 55,116 55,017 55,299 55,256

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

118,907 119,948 120,052 118,907 119,669 119,760 119,852 119,948 120,052

Civilian labor force

69,656 69,795 69,853 69,986 70,361 70,037 70,153 69,987 70,177

Participation rate

58.6 58.2 58.2 58.9 58.8 58.5 58.5 58.3 58.5

Employed

64,754 65,952 65,468 65,514 66,008 66,057 66,137 66,254 66,197

Employment-population ratio

54.5 55.0 54.5 55.1 55.2 55.2 55.2 55.2 55.1

Unemployed

4,902 3,843 4,386 4,473 4,352 3,980 4,016 3,733 3,980

Unemployment rate

7.0 5.5 6.3 6.4 6.2 5.7 5.7 5.3 5.7

Not in labor force

49,251 50,152 50,199 48,921 49,309 49,724 49,699 49,961 49,875

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

16,795 16,636 16,629 16,795 16,658 16,652 16,644 16,636 16,629

Civilian labor force

7,264 6,744 7,035 5,836 5,696 5,534 5,630 5,640 5,637

Participation rate

43.3 40.5 42.3 34.7 34.2 33.2 33.8 33.9 33.9

Employed

5,504 5,134 5,553 4,470 4,503 4,479 4,550 4,457 4,501

Employment-population ratio

32.8 30.9 33.4 26.6 27.0 26.9 27.3 26.8 27.1

Unemployed

1,760 1,610 1,483 1,365 1,193 1,055 1,080 1,183 1,136

Unemployment rate

24.2 23.9 21.1 23.4 20.9 19.1 19.2 21.0 20.2

Not in labor force

9,530 9,892 9,594 10,959 10,962 11,119 11,014 10,996 10,992

Footnotes
(1) The population figures are not adjusted for seasonal variation; therefore, identical numbers appear in the unadjusted and seasonally adjusted columns.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: August 01, 2014