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
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2016

Total, 16 years and over(1)

147,635 150,738 8,682 8,116 5.6 5.1

Management, professional, and related occupations

57,805 60,080 1,398 1,477 2.4 2.4

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

23,955 25,220 638 642 2.6 2.5

Professional and related occupations

33,850 34,860 760 835 2.2 2.3

Service occupations

25,010 25,643 1,782 1,797 6.6 6.5

Sales and office occupations

33,927 33,445 2,000 1,710 5.6 4.9

Sales and related occupations

15,949 15,963 976 726 5.8 4.4

Office and administrative support occupations

17,977 17,482 1,024 983 5.4 5.3

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,437 13,482 1,366 1,237 9.2 8.4

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

999 1,043 186 153 15.7 12.8

Construction and extraction occupations

7,439 7,564 922 807 11.0 9.6

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

5,000 4,875 259 277 4.9 5.4

Production, transportation, and material moving
occupations

17,456 18,088 1,372 1,169 7.3 6.1

Production occupations

8,631 8,864 593 558 6.4 5.9

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,825 9,224 779 611 8.1 6.2

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: April 01, 2016