Table 6B. Employment status of nonveterans 18 years and over by state, 2014 annual averages

Table 6B. Employment status of nonveterans 18 years and over by state, 2014 annual averages
[Numbers in thousands]
State Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not in
labor
force
Total Percent
of
population
Employed Unemployed
Total Percent
of
population
Total Percent
of
labor force

TOTAL NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

217,820 143,207 65.7 134,589 61.8 8,618 6.0 74,613

Alabama

3,299 1,978 60.0 1,844 55.9 135 6.8 1,321

Alaska

450 317 70.4 295 65.5 22 7.0 133

Arizona

4,419 2,771 62.7 2,580 58.4 191 6.9 1,648

Arkansas

1,992 1,192 59.8 1,122 56.3 70 5.9 800

California

27,007 17,654 65.4 16,359 60.6 1,295 7.3 9,353

Colorado

3,564 2,544 71.4 2,430 68.2 115 4.5 1,019

Connecticut

2,567 1,779 69.3 1,663 64.8 116 6.5 788

Delaware

637 414 65.0 391 61.3 24 5.7 223

District of Columbia

503 360 71.6 332 66.0 28 7.8 143

Florida

13,815 8,742 63.3 8,196 59.3 546 6.3 5,072

Georgia

6,652 4,262 64.1 3,964 59.6 298 7.0 2,390

Hawaii

941 613 65.2 588 62.5 26 4.2 327

Idaho

1,039 697 67.1 665 64.0 32 4.5 342

Illinois

8,977 6,078 67.7 5,667 63.1 410 6.8 2,899

Indiana

4,418 2,940 66.6 2,766 62.6 174 5.9 1,478

Iowa

2,117 1,547 73.1 1,478 69.8 69 4.4 570

Kansas

1,906 1,359 71.3 1,302 68.3 58 4.2 547

Kentucky

3,021 1,844 61.0 1,726 57.2 117 6.4 1,177

Louisiana

3,126 1,975 63.2 1,846 59.1 128 6.5 1,151

Maine

939 626 66.6 592 63.0 34 5.5 313

Maryland

4,127 2,846 69.0 2,693 65.3 153 5.4 1,281

Massachusetts

4,845 3,310 68.3 3,126 64.5 184 5.6 1,535

Michigan

6,893 4,379 63.5 4,073 59.1 306 7.0 2,514

Minnesota

3,742 2,736 73.1 2,631 70.3 105 3.8 1,006

Mississippi

1,971 1,122 56.9 1,034 52.5 88 7.8 849

Missouri

4,035 2,746 68.1 2,576 63.8 170 6.2 1,289

Montana

687 470 68.4 449 65.4 21 4.4 217

Nebraska

1,250 921 73.7 893 71.5 28 3.0 329

Nevada

1,867 1,245 66.7 1,151 61.6 94 7.6 622

New Hampshire

932 664 71.2 637 68.4 27 4.0 268

New Jersey

6,379 4,290 67.2 4,009 62.8 281 6.5 2,090

New Mexico

1,363 826 60.6 769 56.4 57 6.9 538

New York

14,282 9,034 63.3 8,472 59.3 563 6.2 5,247

North Carolina

6,702 4,212 62.8 3,965 59.2 247 5.9 2,490

North Dakota

509 383 75.2 373 73.2 11 2.8 126

Ohio

7,955 5,219 65.6 4,935 62.0 284 5.4 2,736

Oklahoma

2,544 1,600 62.9 1,530 60.1 70 4.4 944

Oregon

2,706 1,750 64.7 1,633 60.4 117 6.7 955

Pennsylvania

8,997 5,868 65.2 5,541 61.6 327 5.6 3,129

Rhode Island

748 509 68.1 471 63.0 38 7.6 238

South Carolina

3,262 1,997 61.2 1,869 57.3 128 6.4 1,265

South Dakota

559 404 72.3 391 70.0 13 3.2 155

Tennessee

4,372 2,698 61.7 2,521 57.7 176 6.5 1,675

Texas

17,568 11,969 68.1 11,379 64.8 591 4.9 5,599

Utah

1,868 1,313 70.3 1,266 67.8 47 3.6 555

Vermont

449 319 71.1 306 68.2 13 4.1 130

Virginia

5,485 3,766 68.7 3,570 65.1 196 5.2 1,719

Washington

4,707 3,121 66.3 2,933 62.3 187 6.0 1,586

West Virginia

1,293 723 55.9 676 52.3 48 6.6 570

Wisconsin

3,949 2,802 71.0 2,651 67.1 151 5.4 1,147

Wyoming

387 274 70.9 263 68.0 11 4.1 113

NOTE: Nonveterans never served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces.

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Last Modified Date: March 18, 2015