Table A-13. Employed and unemployed persons by occupation, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-13. Employed and unemployed persons by occupation, not seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation Employed Unemployed Unemployment
rates
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014

Total, 16 years and over(1)

144,651 146,941 10,885 8,962 7.0 5.7

Management, professional, and related occupations

55,013 56,365 1,978 1,617 3.5 2.8

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

22,822 23,556 790 579 3.3 2.4

Professional and related occupations

32,192 32,809 1,188 1,037 3.6 3.1

Service occupations

26,116 25,617 2,281 2,041 8.0 7.4

Sales and office occupations

33,077 32,979 2,597 2,020 7.3 5.8

Sales and related occupations

15,521 15,358 1,261 872 7.5 5.4

Office and administrative support occupations

17,556 17,621 1,336 1,149 7.1 6.1

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,221 13,924 1,181 955 8.2 6.4

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,041 1,130 119 132 10.3 10.5

Construction and extraction occupations

7,258 7,889 815 648 10.1 7.6

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,922 4,905 246 174 4.8 3.4

Production, transportation, and material moving
occupations

17,224 18,056 1,636 1,252 8.7 6.5

Production occupations

8,346 8,616 868 563 9.4 6.1

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,878 9,440 768 689 8.0 6.8

Footnotes
(1) Persons with no previous work experience and persons whose last job was in the U.S. Armed Forces are included in the unemployed total.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: October 03, 2014