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
Mar.
2014
Feb.
2015
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2014
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015
Mar.
2015

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

10,384 8,705 8,575 6.6 5.8 5.6 5.7 5.5 5.5

16 to 19 years

1,189 993 1,021 20.9 17.5 16.8 18.8 17.1 17.5

16 to 17 years

401 374 356 20.4 17.8 18.8 19.9 18.6 18.1

18 to 19 years

769 625 659 20.7 17.6 15.4 18.2 16.4 17.1

20 years and over

9,195 7,712 7,554 6.1 5.4 5.1 5.2 5.1 5.0

20 to 24 years

1,932 1,563 1,599 12.2 10.9 10.8 9.8 10.0 10.4

25 years and over

7,239 6,124 5,932 5.4 4.7 4.5 4.6 4.5 4.4

25 to 54 years

5,632 4,634 4,559 5.6 4.8 4.7 4.8 4.6 4.5

25 to 34 years

2,312 1,869 1,955 6.8 6.1 5.9 5.9 5.4 5.6

35 to 44 years

1,663 1,452 1,346 5.1 4.3 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.1

45 to 54 years

1,657 1,312 1,259 4.8 4.1 4.0 4.1 3.8 3.7

55 years and over

1,577 1,479 1,356 4.7 4.5 3.9 4.1 4.3 3.9

Men, 16 years and over

5,531 4,766 4,680 6.7 5.9 5.8 5.9 5.7 5.6

16 to 19 years

690 523 581 24.0 17.8 19.2 20.0 17.8 19.8

16 to 17 years

238 188 196 25.5 20.1 20.0 20.8 19.2 20.5

18 to 19 years

445 343 387 23.0 16.6 18.2 19.4 17.3 19.6

20 years and over

4,841 4,243 4,099 6.0 5.4 5.3 5.3 5.2 5.1

20 to 24 years

1,094 891 893 13.1 11.8 11.6 11.5 10.9 11.2

25 years and over

3,734 3,321 3,184 5.2 4.8 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.4

25 to 54 years

2,894 2,494 2,432 5.4 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.5

25 to 34 years

1,172 1,045 1,053 6.3 6.0 5.7 5.8 5.6 5.6

35 to 44 years

862 753 720 4.9 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.3 4.1

45 to 54 years

860 696 660 4.8 4.1 4.1 3.9 3.9 3.7

55 years and over

840 827 752 4.7 4.7 4.2 4.1 4.6 4.1

Women, 16 years and over

4,853 3,939 3,894 6.6 5.7 5.3 5.6 5.4 5.3

16 to 19 years

499 470 439 17.7 17.2 14.2 17.6 16.4 15.2

16 to 17 years

164 186 160 15.8 15.2 17.6 19.0 18.0 15.8

18 to 19 years

324 282 272 18.2 18.6 12.4 16.9 15.4 14.5

20 years and over

4,354 3,469 3,455 6.2 5.2 5.0 5.1 4.9 4.9

20 to 24 years

838 671 706 11.1 10.0 9.9 7.9 9.0 9.5

25 years and over

3,504 2,803 2,747 5.6 4.7 4.4 4.7 4.5 4.4

25 to 54 years

2,738 2,140 2,127 5.8 4.9 4.7 4.9 4.6 4.6

25 to 34 years

1,140 824 902 7.3 6.1 6.0 5.9 5.2 5.7

35 to 44 years

801 699 626 5.3 4.6 4.3 4.4 4.7 4.2

45 to 54 years

797 617 599 4.9 4.0 3.9 4.4 3.8 3.7

55 years and over

729 644 604 4.6 4.2 3.7 4.1 4.0 3.7

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

1,688 1,405 1,309 3.7 3.2 3.0 2.9 3.0 2.8

Married women, spouse present

1,524 1,167 1,107 4.2 3.4 3.2 3.3 3.2 3.1

Women who maintain families(1)

923 760 830 9.0 8.2 7.8 8.1 7.7 8.1

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(2)

8,794 7,275 7,159 6.9 6.0 5.7 5.9 5.7 5.6

Part-time workers(3)

1,580 1,405 1,418 5.4 5.1 5.0 4.9 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: April 03, 2015