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
Feb.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015
Feb.
2014
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

10,387 8,979 8,705 6.7 5.7 5.8 5.6 5.7 5.5

16 to 19 years

1,168 1,096 993 21.3 18.7 17.5 16.8 18.8 17.1

16 to 17 years

416 411 374 21.8 22.3 17.8 18.8 19.9 18.6

18 to 19 years

747 678 625 20.8 16.8 17.6 15.4 18.2 16.4

20 years and over

9,219 7,883 7,712 6.1 5.2 5.4 5.1 5.2 5.1

20 to 24 years

1,850 1,517 1,563 11.9 10.5 10.9 10.8 9.8 10.0

25 years and over

7,325 6,273 6,124 5.4 4.7 4.7 4.5 4.6 4.5

25 to 54 years

5,764 4,870 4,634 5.7 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.8 4.6

25 to 34 years

2,409 2,029 1,869 7.0 6.2 6.1 5.9 5.9 5.4

35 to 44 years

1,655 1,436 1,452 5.1 4.4 4.3 4.3 4.4 4.5

45 to 54 years

1,700 1,405 1,312 5.0 4.0 4.1 4.0 4.1 3.8

55 years and over

1,551 1,417 1,479 4.6 4.1 4.5 3.9 4.1 4.3

Men, 16 years and over

5,714 4,903 4,766 6.9 5.6 5.9 5.8 5.9 5.7

16 to 19 years

650 595 523 24.2 19.5 17.8 19.2 20.0 17.8

16 to 17 years

218 211 188 24.7 25.5 20.1 20.0 20.8 19.2

18 to 19 years

432 374 343 23.9 16.7 16.6 18.2 19.4 17.3

20 years and over

5,064 4,308 4,243 6.3 5.1 5.4 5.3 5.3 5.2

20 to 24 years

1,085 933 891 13.4 10.4 11.8 11.6 11.5 10.9

25 years and over

3,921 3,325 3,321 5.5 4.6 4.8 4.6 4.6 4.6

25 to 54 years

3,090 2,571 2,494 5.7 4.7 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.6

25 to 34 years

1,275 1,092 1,045 6.9 6.0 6.0 5.7 5.8 5.6

35 to 44 years

893 780 753 5.1 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.3

45 to 54 years

922 699 696 5.1 3.8 4.1 4.1 3.9 3.9

55 years and over

831 754 827 4.7 4.3 4.7 4.2 4.1 4.6

Women, 16 years and over

4,673 4,076 3,939 6.4 5.9 5.7 5.3 5.6 5.4

16 to 19 years

518 501 470 18.5 17.8 17.2 14.2 17.6 16.4

16 to 17 years

197 200 186 19.3 19.0 15.2 17.6 19.0 18.0

18 to 19 years

316 304 282 17.7 17.0 18.6 12.4 16.9 15.4

20 years and over

4,155 3,575 3,469 5.9 5.4 5.2 5.0 5.1 4.9

20 to 24 years

764 584 671 10.2 10.7 10.0 9.9 7.9 9.0

25 years and over

3,404 2,949 2,803 5.4 4.8 4.7 4.4 4.7 4.5

25 to 54 years

2,673 2,299 2,140 5.7 5.2 4.9 4.7 4.9 4.6

25 to 34 years

1,134 937 824 7.2 6.4 6.1 6.0 5.9 5.2

35 to 44 years

762 655 699 5.0 4.8 4.6 4.3 4.4 4.7

45 to 54 years

778 706 617 4.8 4.3 4.0 3.9 4.4 3.8

55 years and over

710 670 644 4.5 3.7 4.2 3.7 4.1 4.0

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

1,735 1,356 1,405 3.8 3.0 3.2 3.0 2.9 3.0

Married women, spouse present

1,520 1,206 1,167 4.2 3.5 3.4 3.2 3.3 3.2

Women who maintain families(1)

935 824 760 9.1 8.7 8.2 7.8 8.1 7.7

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(2)

8,783 7,525 7,275 6.9 6.0 6.0 5.7 5.9 5.7

Part-time workers(3)

1,609 1,433 1,405 5.6 5.0 5.1 5.0 4.9 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: March 06, 2015