Table A-10. Selected unemployment indicators, seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-10. Selected unemployment indicators, seasonally adjusted
Characteristic Number of
unemployed persons
(in thousands)
Unemployment rates
Sept.
2013
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
May
2014
June
2014
July
2014
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

11,203 9,591 9,262 7.2 6.3 6.1 6.2 6.1 5.9

16 to 19 years

1,239 1,085 1,124 21.3 19.2 21.0 20.2 19.6 20.0

16 to 17 years

503 458 395 25.4 23.0 23.3 23.1 23.7 20.9

18 to 19 years

756 649 741 19.6 17.1 19.3 18.8 17.8 19.8

20 years and over

9,965 8,506 8,138 6.7 5.8 5.5 5.7 5.7 5.4

20 to 24 years

2,007 1,646 1,785 12.8 11.1 10.5 11.3 10.6 11.4

25 years and over

7,942 6,906 6,271 5.9 5.2 5.0 5.0 5.1 4.7

25 to 54 years

6,191 5,382 4,913 6.1 5.5 5.1 5.2 5.3 4.9

25 to 34 years

2,474 2,359 2,101 7.3 6.7 6.5 6.6 6.9 6.2

35 to 44 years

1,822 1,552 1,410 5.6 5.1 4.7 4.8 4.8 4.3

45 to 54 years

1,895 1,471 1,401 5.5 4.6 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.1

55 years and over

1,757 1,549 1,332 5.3 4.6 4.4 4.5 4.6 3.9

Men, 16 years and over

6,342 5,125 4,872 7.7 6.4 6.3 6.2 6.2 5.9

16 to 19 years

736 594 617 24.1 20.9 23.2 22.0 21.4 22.0

16 to 17 years

280 240 199 28.0 25.0 26.6 25.7 25.5 21.4

18 to 19 years

464 371 419 22.6 18.6 21.1 20.5 19.9 22.3

20 years and over

5,605 4,531 4,255 7.0 5.9 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.3

20 to 24 years

1,210 938 1,034 14.7 11.9 11.7 12.5 11.5 12.6

25 years and over

4,416 3,636 3,179 6.2 5.3 5.0 4.9 5.0 4.4

25 to 54 years

3,440 2,843 2,454 6.4 5.5 5.1 5.1 5.3 4.6

25 to 34 years

1,411 1,220 1,055 7.7 6.9 6.6 6.5 6.6 5.7

35 to 44 years

1,001 856 685 5.7 5.1 4.5 4.8 4.9 3.9

45 to 54 years

1,029 767 715 5.7 4.4 4.1 3.8 4.3 4.0

55 years and over

975 794 725 5.5 4.6 4.9 4.3 4.4 4.0

Women, 16 years and over

4,862 4,466 4,390 6.7 6.2 5.9 6.2 6.1 6.0

16 to 19 years

502 492 507 18.1 17.5 18.7 18.3 17.8 18.0

16 to 17 years

224 218 196 22.8 21.2 20.5 20.6 22.0 20.3

18 to 19 years

292 278 322 16.2 15.7 17.5 17.1 15.6 17.3

20 years and over

4,359 3,974 3,884 6.2 5.7 5.3 5.7 5.7 5.5

20 to 24 years

798 709 751 10.7 10.2 9.1 9.8 9.6 10.2

25 years and over

3,526 3,269 3,092 5.6 5.2 4.9 5.2 5.2 4.9

25 to 54 years

2,750 2,540 2,458 5.9 5.4 5.2 5.4 5.4 5.3

25 to 34 years

1,063 1,139 1,047 6.9 6.4 6.5 6.6 7.2 6.6

35 to 44 years

821 696 725 5.5 5.1 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.9

45 to 54 years

866 705 686 5.3 4.7 4.3 4.6 4.4 4.3

55 years and over

779 756 620 5.0 4.6 4.1 4.6 4.7 3.9

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

1,986 1,502 1,302 4.3 3.3 3.4 3.4 3.3 2.9

Married women, spouse present

1,595 1,350 1,325 4.4 4.0 3.8 4.0 3.7 3.7

Women who maintain families(1)

896 960 848 8.8 8.4 8.1 9.1 9.3 8.3

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(2)

9,510 7,932 7,574 7.5 6.4 6.2 6.4 6.3 6.0

Part-time workers(3)

1,678 1,639 1,657 5.8 5.5 5.5 5.6 5.6 5.7

Footnotes
(1) Not seasonally adjusted.
(2) Full-time workers are unemployed persons who have expressed a desire to work full time (35 hours or more per week) or are on layoff from full-time jobs.
(3) Part-time workers are unemployed persons who have expressed a desire to work part time (less than 35 hours per week) or are on layoff from part-time jobs.

NOTE: Detail for the seasonally adjusted data shown in this table will not necessarily add to totals because of the independent seasonal adjustment of the various series. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: October 03, 2014