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
Dec.
2013
Dec.
2014
Dec.
2013
Dec.
2014
Dec.
2013
Dec.
2014

Total, 16 years and over(1)

144,423 147,190 9,984 8,331 6.5 5.4

Management, professional, and related occupations

54,880 56,888 1,637 1,568 2.9 2.7

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

22,754 23,191 729 596 3.1 2.5

Professional and related occupations

32,126 33,697 908 972 2.7 2.8

Service occupations

25,704 25,745 2,127 1,859 7.6 6.7

Sales and office occupations

33,631 33,455 2,279 1,716 6.3 4.9

Sales and related occupations

15,450 15,848 1,043 831 6.3 5.0

Office and administrative support occupations

18,181 17,607 1,237 885 6.4 4.8

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

12,988 13,248 1,369 1,171 9.5 8.1

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

868 871 135 177 13.4 16.9

Construction and extraction occupations

7,094 7,466 973 763 12.1 9.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

5,026 4,911 262 230 5.0 4.5

Production, transportation, and material moving
occupations

17,220 17,854 1,512 1,168 8.1 6.1

Production occupations

8,471 8,669 707 573 7.7 6.2

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,749 9,185 804 595 8.4 6.1

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: January 09, 2015