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
July
2014
July
2015
July
2014
July
2015

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

29,116 29,773 218,908 221,103

Civilian labor force

5,648 5,890 151,924 152,637

Participation rate

19.4 19.8 69.4 69.0

Employed

4,962 5,277 142,303 144,445

Employment-population ratio

17.0 17.7 65.0 65.3

Unemployed

686 613 9,622 8,192

Unemployment rate

12.1 10.4 6.3 5.4

Not in labor force

23,467 23,884 66,983 68,466

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,557 2,521 77,252 77,404

Participation rate

32.9 33.4 83.9 83.4

Employed

2,222 2,265 72,573 73,405

Employment-population ratio

28.6 30.0 78.8 79.0

Unemployed

335 256 4,679 4,000

Unemployment rate

13.1 10.2 6.1 5.2

Not in labor force

5,207 5,020 14,788 15,456

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,133 2,255 67,415 67,621

Participation rate

27.5 28.0 70.6 70.5

Employed

1,844 1,970 62,831 63,700

Employment-population ratio

23.7 24.5 65.8 66.4

Unemployed

290 285 4,584 3,921

Unemployment rate

13.6 12.7 6.8 5.8

Not in labor force

5,637 5,790 28,033 28,281

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

958 1,114 7,258 7,612

Participation rate

7.1 7.8 23.1 23.5

Employed

896 1,043 6,900 7,340

Employment-population ratio

6.6 7.4 22.0 22.7

Unemployed

61 71 359 272

Unemployment rate

6.4 6.4 4.9 3.6

Not in labor force

12,624 13,074 24,162 24,729

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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