Table A-6. Employment status of the civilian population by sex, age, and disability status, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-6. Employment status of the civilian population by sex, age, and disability status, not seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Persons with a disability Persons with no disability
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2016

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

29,919 29,661 220,161 223,107

Civilian labor force

5,917 5,907 150,401 152,948

Participation rate

19.8 19.9 68.3 68.6

Employed

5,222 5,269 142,413 145,469

Employment-population ratio

17.5 17.8 64.7 65.2

Unemployed

695 638 7,988 7,479

Unemployment rate

11.7 10.8 5.3 4.9

Not in labor force

24,002 23,754 69,760 70,160

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,674 2,561 75,765 76,673

Participation rate

34.2 33.7 82.0 82.2

Employed

2,306 2,233 71,365 72,689

Employment-population ratio

29.5 29.4 77.2 77.9

Unemployed

368 328 4,400 3,984

Unemployment rate

13.8 12.8 5.8 5.2

Not in labor force

5,140 5,039 16,647 16,593

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,312 2,295 66,766 68,062

Participation rate

28.1 28.4 69.9 70.7

Employed

2,053 2,049 63,434 64,842

Employment-population ratio

25.0 25.4 66.4 67.3

Unemployed

259 245 3,332 3,220

Unemployment rate

11.2 10.7 5.0 4.7

Not in labor force

5,909 5,773 28,777 28,248

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

931 1,051 7,870 8,212

Participation rate

6.7 7.5 24.4 24.5

Employed

864 987 7,614 7,938

Employment-population ratio

6.2 7.0 23.6 23.7

Unemployed

67 65 255 275

Unemployment rate

7.2 6.2 3.2 3.3

Not in labor force

12,953 12,943 24,337 25,318

NOTE: A person with a disability has at least one of the following conditions: is deaf or has serious difficulty hearing; is blind or has serious difficulty seeing even when wearing glasses; has serious difficulty concentrating, remembering, or making decisions because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition; has serious difficulty walking or climbing stairs; has difficulty dressing or bathing; or has difficulty doing errands alone such as visiting a doctor's office or shopping because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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