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.
2014
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2015

Total, 16 years and over(1)

145,090 147,635 10,537 8,682 6.8 5.6

Management, professional, and related occupations

56,036 57,805 1,890 1,398 3.3 2.4

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

23,020 23,955 827 638 3.5 2.6

Professional and related occupations

33,016 33,850 1,063 760 3.1 2.2

Service occupations

25,294 25,010 2,190 1,782 8.0 6.6

Sales and office occupations

33,745 33,927 2,343 2,000 6.5 5.6

Sales and related occupations

15,901 15,949 1,163 976 6.8 5.8

Office and administrative support occupations

17,844 17,977 1,180 1,024 6.2 5.4

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,005 13,437 1,438 1,366 10.0 9.2

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

910 999 210 186 18.7 15.7

Construction and extraction occupations

7,370 7,439 981 922 11.8 11.0

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,726 5,000 247 259 5.0 4.9

Production, transportation, and material moving
occupations

17,010 17,456 1,601 1,372 8.6 7.3

Production occupations

8,135 8,631 698 593 7.9 6.4

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,874 8,825 903 779 9.2 8.1

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: April 03, 2015