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
Jan.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Jan.
2014
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

10,280 8,688 8,979 6.6 5.9 5.7 5.8 5.6 5.7

16 to 19 years

1,155 963 1,096 20.8 19.8 18.7 17.5 16.8 18.8

16 to 17 years

447 389 411 22.0 20.5 22.3 17.8 18.8 19.9

18 to 19 years

698 561 678 20.0 19.9 16.8 17.6 15.4 18.2

20 years and over

9,125 7,725 7,883 6.1 5.4 5.2 5.4 5.1 5.2

20 to 24 years

1,866 1,673 1,517 11.9 11.5 10.5 10.9 10.8 9.8

25 years and over

7,176 6,068 6,273 5.3 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.5 4.6

25 to 54 years

5,647 4,761 4,870 5.6 4.9 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.8

25 to 34 years

2,300 2,015 2,029 6.8 6.2 6.2 6.1 5.9 5.9

35 to 44 years

1,640 1,389 1,436 5.0 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.3 4.4

45 to 54 years

1,708 1,356 1,405 5.0 4.1 4.0 4.1 4.0 4.1

55 years and over

1,514 1,352 1,417 4.5 3.9 4.1 4.5 3.9 4.1

Men, 16 years and over

5,627 4,810 4,903 6.8 5.9 5.6 5.9 5.8 5.9

16 to 19 years

633 565 595 22.9 21.8 19.5 17.8 19.2 20.0

16 to 17 years

227 207 211 23.2 21.3 25.5 20.1 20.0 20.8

18 to 19 years

393 341 374 22.1 22.6 16.7 16.6 18.2 19.4

20 years and over

4,994 4,245 4,308 6.3 5.3 5.1 5.4 5.3 5.3

20 to 24 years

1,045 940 933 12.9 12.6 10.4 11.8 11.6 11.5

25 years and over

3,878 3,312 3,325 5.4 4.5 4.6 4.8 4.6 4.6

25 to 54 years

3,063 2,545 2,571 5.7 4.6 4.7 4.8 4.7 4.7

25 to 34 years

1,272 1,067 1,092 6.9 5.8 6.0 6.0 5.7 5.8

35 to 44 years

876 753 780 5.0 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4

45 to 54 years

914 725 699 5.1 4.0 3.8 4.1 4.1 3.9

55 years and over

815 768 754 4.6 4.0 4.3 4.7 4.2 4.1

Women, 16 years and over

4,653 3,878 4,076 6.4 6.0 5.9 5.7 5.3 5.6

16 to 19 years

522 398 501 18.8 17.8 17.8 17.2 14.2 17.6

16 to 17 years

221 182 200 20.9 19.8 19.0 15.2 17.6 19.0

18 to 19 years

305 221 304 17.8 17.2 17.0 18.6 12.4 16.9

20 years and over

4,131 3,479 3,575 5.9 5.5 5.4 5.2 5.0 5.1

20 to 24 years

821 732 584 10.9 10.2 10.7 10.0 9.9 7.9

25 years and over

3,298 2,756 2,949 5.3 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.4 4.7

25 to 54 years

2,584 2,216 2,299 5.5 5.2 5.2 4.9 4.7 4.9

25 to 34 years

1,027 949 937 6.6 6.6 6.4 6.1 6.0 5.9

35 to 44 years

764 636 655 5.1 4.8 4.8 4.6 4.3 4.4

45 to 54 years

794 631 706 4.9 4.3 4.3 4.0 3.9 4.4

55 years and over

722 598 670 4.6 3.9 3.7 4.2 3.7 4.1

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

1,725 1,388 1,356 3.8 2.9 3.0 3.2 3.0 2.9

Married women, spouse present

1,407 1,129 1,206 3.9 3.6 3.5 3.4 3.2 3.3

Women who maintain families(1)

934 791 824 9.1 8.3 8.7 8.2 7.8 8.1

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(2)

8,752 7,249 7,525 6.9 6.0 6.0 6.0 5.7 5.9

Part-time workers(3)

1,490 1,438 1,433 5.1 5.7 5.0 5.1 5.0 4.9

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: February 06, 2015