HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-8. Unemployment rates by age, sex, and marital status, seasonally adjusted
[Percent]
Age, sex, and marital status 2013 2014 2015 2016
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

7.7 7.5 7.3 7.0 6.6 6.2 6.1 5.7 5.5 5.4 5.1 5.0 4.9

16 to 19 years

24.4 23.9 22.3 21.2 21.0 19.6 19.8 17.7 17.8 17.6 16.4 15.8 15.8

16 to 17 years

29.0 26.8 26.4 23.8 21.5 22.7 22.2 19.6 18.7 19.1 17.9 17.5 18.7

18 to 19 years

21.7 22.1 20.3 20.0 20.3 17.9 18.7 16.8 17.1 16.7 15.8 15.1 14.2

20 years and over

7.1 6.9 6.7 6.4 6.1 5.7 5.6 5.2 5.1 4.9 4.7 4.6 4.5

20 to 24 years

13.4 13.3 12.8 11.6 12.0 10.8 11.2 10.6 10.0 9.8 9.4 9.5 8.4

25 years and over

6.3 6.1 6.0 5.8 5.4 5.1 4.9 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.2 4.1 4.1

25 to 54 years

6.5 6.4 6.3 6.1 5.7 5.3 5.1 4.8 4.6 4.5 4.3 4.3 4.2

25 to 34 years

7.6 7.4 7.5 7.1 6.9 6.6 6.5 6.0 5.6 5.7 5.3 5.4 5.1

35 to 44 years

6.2 5.9 5.7 5.6 5.1 4.8 4.7 4.4 4.3 4.2 4.0 4.0 3.9

45 to 54 years

5.7 5.9 5.6 5.4 5.0 4.4 4.2 4.0 3.9 3.7 3.7 3.5 3.6

55 years and over

5.8 5.4 5.1 5.2 4.6 4.5 4.3 4.2 4.1 3.8 3.8 3.5 3.8


Men, 16 years and over

7.8 7.8 7.7 7.2 6.8 6.3 6.1 5.7 5.7 5.5 5.2 5.2 4.9

16 to 19 years

26.6 26.6 25.3 23.4 23.6 21.4 21.8 18.9 19.2 19.4 17.3 17.5 17.1

16 to 17 years

32.2 30.4 28.7 24.6 24.5 25.9 23.9 21.7 19.9 20.8 18.8 20.0 21.3

18 to 19 years

23.5 24.4 23.8 22.9 22.8 19.1 20.9 17.5 18.6 18.6 16.8 16.2 15.0

20 years and over

7.1 7.1 7.1 6.6 6.2 5.8 5.6 5.3 5.2 5.0 4.7 4.7 4.5

20 to 24 years

14.3 14.6 14.3 12.6 13.2 11.9 12.3 11.1 11.1 10.8 10.3 10.7 9.1

25 years and over

6.3 6.3 6.2 6.0 5.4 5.1 4.8 4.6 4.5 4.3 4.1 4.1 4.0

25 to 54 years

6.4 6.5 6.5 6.2 5.6 5.2 5.0 4.7 4.6 4.4 4.2 4.3 4.0

25 to 34 years

7.5 7.5 7.9 7.3 6.7 6.7 6.3 5.9 5.6 5.4 5.3 5.6 5.0

35 to 44 years

5.8 5.8 5.7 5.7 5.0 4.7 4.6 4.2 4.3 4.1 3.7 3.8 3.6

45 to 54 years

5.7 6.1 5.7 5.5 5.1 4.3 4.1 3.9 3.8 3.7 3.6 3.4 3.4

55 years and over

5.9 5.6 5.5 5.3 4.7 4.7 4.3 4.4 4.3 3.9 3.8 3.5 3.9


Women, 16 years and over

7.6 7.2 6.8 6.7 6.5 6.0 6.1 5.7 5.4 5.3 5.1 4.9 5.0

16 to 19 years

22.2 21.0 19.2 19.0 18.4 17.9 17.8 16.4 16.5 15.7 15.5 14.1 14.5

16 to 17 years

25.9 23.4 24.1 23.0 18.7 19.9 20.5 17.5 17.5 17.3 16.9 15.0 16.1

18 to 19 years

19.8 19.7 16.6 16.8 17.8 16.7 16.5 16.1 15.5 14.9 14.8 13.9 13.5

20 years and over

7.0 6.7 6.3 6.2 6.0 5.6 5.6 5.2 5.0 4.9 4.7 4.5 4.6

20 to 24 years

12.4 11.9 11.1 10.6 10.7 9.5 10.0 10.1 8.7 8.7 8.3 8.1 7.6

25 years and over

6.4 6.0 5.7 5.7 5.4 5.1 5.1 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.3 4.1 4.2

25 to 54 years

6.7 6.3 6.0 5.9 5.7 5.3 5.3 4.9 4.7 4.7 4.5 4.4 4.4

25 to 34 years

7.7 7.4 7.0 7.0 7.1 6.4 6.8 6.2 5.6 6.0 5.3 5.2 5.2

35 to 44 years

6.7 6.1 5.7 5.5 5.2 5.0 4.8 4.5 4.4 4.3 4.4 4.3 4.2

45 to 54 years

5.7 5.6 5.4 5.3 4.9 4.6 4.4 4.1 4.0 3.8 3.8 3.6 3.7

55 years and over

5.5 5.1 4.6 4.9 4.5 4.4 4.4 3.9 3.9 3.7 3.6 3.4 3.6


MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

4.5 4.4 4.3 4.2 3.7 3.4 3.2 3.1 2.9 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.7

Married women, spouse present

4.9 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.1 3.9 3.7 3.4 3.2 3.3 3.1 3.0 3.0

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

 

Last Modified Date: April 01, 2016