HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-8. Unemployment rates by age, sex, and marital status, seasonally adjusted
[Percent]
Age, sex, and marital status 2012 2013 2014 2015
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

8.3 8.2 8.0 7.8 7.7 7.5 7.3 7.0 6.6 6.2 6.1 5.7 5.6

16 to 19 years

24.2 24.2 23.8 24.0 24.4 23.8 22.3 21.2 21.0 19.6 19.8 17.7 17.8

16 to 17 years

29.3 26.3 26.7 27.4 28.8 26.9 26.3 23.8 21.4 22.8 22.1 19.6 18.9

18 to 19 years

21.6 23.0 22.6 22.3 21.8 22.1 20.3 19.8 20.5 17.9 18.8 16.6 17.2

20 years and over

7.6 7.6 7.4 7.2 7.1 6.9 6.7 6.4 6.1 5.7 5.6 5.2 5.1

20 to 24 years

13.3 13.3 13.2 13.3 13.4 13.3 12.7 11.7 12.0 10.7 11.2 10.7 10.0

25 years and over

6.9 6.9 6.7 6.5 6.3 6.1 6.0 5.8 5.4 5.1 4.9 4.6 4.5

25 to 54 years

7.2 7.1 7.0 6.7 6.5 6.4 6.3 6.1 5.6 5.3 5.1 4.8 4.6

25 to 34 years

8.7 8.2 8.1 7.9 7.6 7.4 7.5 7.2 6.8 6.6 6.5 6.0 5.6

35 to 44 years

6.7 6.8 6.5 6.4 6.2 6.0 5.7 5.6 5.1 4.8 4.6 4.4 4.3

45 to 54 years

6.3 6.3 6.3 5.9 5.7 5.8 5.6 5.5 4.9 4.4 4.2 4.0 3.9

55 years and over

6.0 6.3 6.0 5.8 5.8 5.3 5.1 5.1 4.6 4.5 4.3 4.2 4.1


Men, 16 years and over

8.4 8.4 8.2 7.9 7.8 7.8 7.7 7.2 6.8 6.3 6.1 5.8 5.7

16 to 19 years

26.7 26.6 27.1 27.0 26.7 26.6 25.2 23.3 23.7 21.5 21.6 18.8 19.2

16 to 17 years

32.1 29.0 31.8 30.0 32.1 30.5 28.5 24.7 24.4 26.0 23.7 21.9 20.2

18 to 19 years

24.0 25.2 25.0 25.7 23.7 24.5 23.8 22.6 23.0 19.2 20.9 17.2 18.8

20 years and over

7.7 7.7 7.5 7.2 7.1 7.1 7.0 6.6 6.2 5.8 5.6 5.3 5.2

20 to 24 years

14.7 14.5 14.4 13.6 14.3 14.6 14.3 12.7 13.1 11.9 12.3 11.2 11.2

25 years and over

6.9 6.9 6.7 6.5 6.3 6.3 6.2 6.0 5.4 5.1 4.8 4.6 4.5

25 to 54 years

7.1 7.0 6.9 6.7 6.4 6.5 6.5 6.2 5.6 5.2 5.0 4.7 4.6

25 to 34 years

8.7 8.0 7.9 7.9 7.5 7.5 7.9 7.3 6.7 6.7 6.3 5.9 5.7

35 to 44 years

6.4 6.7 6.3 6.1 5.9 5.8 5.7 5.7 5.0 4.7 4.5 4.2 4.3

45 to 54 years

6.2 6.3 6.4 6.0 5.7 6.1 5.7 5.5 5.0 4.3 4.1 4.0 3.8

55 years and over

6.0 6.6 6.3 6.1 6.0 5.6 5.5 5.4 4.7 4.7 4.2 4.4 4.3


Women, 16 years and over

8.1 8.0 7.8 7.7 7.6 7.2 6.8 6.7 6.5 6.0 6.1 5.6 5.4

16 to 19 years

21.7 21.6 20.5 20.9 22.1 21.0 19.2 19.0 18.3 17.9 17.9 16.4 16.4

16 to 17 years

26.7 23.7 22.2 24.8 25.7 23.5 24.2 22.9 18.7 20.0 20.6 17.3 17.6

18 to 19 years

19.1 20.5 19.8 18.8 19.9 19.6 16.6 16.8 17.9 16.6 16.6 16.1 15.6

20 years and over

7.6 7.4 7.3 7.1 7.0 6.7 6.3 6.2 6.0 5.6 5.6 5.2 5.0

20 to 24 years

11.9 11.9 11.9 13.0 12.4 11.9 11.0 10.6 10.8 9.5 9.9 10.2 8.8

25 years and over

7.0 6.9 6.7 6.5 6.4 6.0 5.7 5.7 5.4 5.1 5.1 4.6 4.5

25 to 54 years

7.4 7.2 7.1 6.8 6.7 6.3 6.1 6.0 5.7 5.3 5.3 4.9 4.7

25 to 34 years

8.7 8.5 8.3 8.0 7.7 7.4 7.0 7.0 7.0 6.5 6.8 6.2 5.6

35 to 44 years

7.0 6.9 6.8 6.7 6.7 6.1 5.7 5.5 5.1 5.0 4.8 4.5 4.4

45 to 54 years

6.5 6.2 6.2 5.9 5.7 5.6 5.5 5.4 4.9 4.6 4.4 4.1 4.0

55 years and over

6.0 5.9 5.6 5.5 5.6 5.0 4.7 4.9 4.6 4.3 4.4 3.9 4.0


MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

5.1 5.1 4.8 4.6 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.2 3.7 3.4 3.2 3.1 2.9

Married women, spouse present

5.4 5.3 5.2 5.1 4.9 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.1 3.9 3.7 3.4 3.2

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

 

Last Modified Date: April 03, 2015