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
Oct.
2013
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2013
June
2014
July
2014
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

11,140 9,262 8,995 7.2 6.1 6.2 6.1 5.9 5.8

16 to 19 years

1,258 1,124 1,087 22.0 21.0 20.2 19.6 20.0 18.6

16 to 17 years

471 395 459 23.8 23.3 23.1 23.7 20.9 22.2

18 to 19 years

788 741 634 21.1 19.3 18.8 17.8 19.8 16.8

20 years and over

9,882 8,138 7,909 6.6 5.5 5.7 5.7 5.4 5.3

20 to 24 years

1,909 1,785 1,654 12.2 10.5 11.3 10.6 11.4 10.5

25 years and over

8,070 6,271 6,300 6.0 5.0 5.0 5.1 4.7 4.7

25 to 54 years

6,288 4,913 4,925 6.3 5.1 5.2 5.3 4.9 4.9

25 to 34 years

2,426 2,101 2,126 7.2 6.5 6.6 6.9 6.2 6.2

35 to 44 years

1,857 1,410 1,439 5.7 4.7 4.8 4.8 4.3 4.4

45 to 54 years

2,005 1,401 1,360 5.9 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.1 4.0

55 years and over

1,813 1,332 1,384 5.4 4.4 4.5 4.6 3.9 4.1

Men, 16 years and over

6,171 4,872 4,638 7.5 6.3 6.2 6.2 5.9 5.6

16 to 19 years

713 617 562 24.4 23.2 22.0 21.4 22.0 19.2

16 to 17 years

224 199 259 23.3 26.6 25.7 25.5 21.4 25.2

18 to 19 years

500 419 312 25.3 21.1 20.5 19.9 22.3 16.5

20 years and over

5,459 4,255 4,076 6.9 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.3 5.1

20 to 24 years

1,111 1,034 842 13.7 11.7 12.5 11.5 12.6 10.3

25 years and over

4,422 3,179 3,251 6.2 5.0 4.9 5.0 4.4 4.5

25 to 54 years

3,431 2,454 2,484 6.4 5.1 5.1 5.3 4.6 4.6

25 to 34 years

1,360 1,055 1,106 7.5 6.6 6.5 6.6 5.7 6.0

35 to 44 years

998 685 720 5.7 4.5 4.8 4.9 3.9 4.1

45 to 54 years

1,073 715 658 6.0 4.1 3.8 4.3 4.0 3.7

55 years and over

991 725 767 5.6 4.9 4.3 4.4 4.0 4.2

Women, 16 years and over

4,969 4,390 4,358 6.9 5.9 6.2 6.1 6.0 5.9

16 to 19 years

545 507 525 19.6 18.7 18.3 17.8 18.0 17.9

16 to 17 years

247 196 199 24.2 20.5 20.6 22.0 20.3 19.2

18 to 19 years

288 322 322 16.4 17.5 17.1 15.6 17.3 17.1

20 years and over

4,423 3,884 3,833 6.4 5.3 5.7 5.7 5.5 5.4

20 to 24 years

798 751 812 10.7 9.1 9.8 9.6 10.2 10.7

25 years and over

3,649 3,092 3,050 5.9 4.9 5.2 5.2 4.9 4.8

25 to 54 years

2,857 2,458 2,441 6.1 5.2 5.4 5.4 5.3 5.2

25 to 34 years

1,066 1,047 1,020 6.9 6.5 6.6 7.2 6.6 6.4

35 to 44 years

859 725 719 5.8 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.9 4.8

45 to 54 years

932 686 701 5.7 4.3 4.6 4.4 4.3 4.4

55 years and over

787 620 595 5.0 4.1 4.6 4.7 3.9 3.7

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

2,046 1,302 1,360 4.5 3.4 3.4 3.3 2.9 3.0

Married women, spouse present

1,679 1,325 1,298 4.7 3.8 4.0 3.7 3.7 3.6

Women who maintain families(1)

982 848 904 9.5 8.1 9.1 9.3 8.3 8.7

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(2)

9,587 7,574 7,538 7.6 6.2 6.4 6.3 6.0 5.9

Part-time workers(3)

1,574 1,657 1,462 5.5 5.5 5.6 5.6 5.7 5.0

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: November 07, 2014