HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-8. Unemployment rates by age, sex, and marital status, seasonally adjusted
[Percent]
Age, sex, and marital status 2011 2012 2013 2014
4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

8.7 8.3 8.2 8.0 7.8 7.7 7.5 7.3 7.0 6.6 6.2 6.1 5.7

16 to 19 years

23.9 24.2 24.2 23.8 24.0 24.4 23.8 22.3 21.2 21.0 19.6 19.8 17.7

16 to 17 years

25.9 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 to 19 years

22.9 21.6 23.0 22.6 22.3 21.8 22.1 20.3 19.8 20.5 17.9 18.8 16.6

20 years and over

8.1 7.6 7.6 7.4 7.2 7.1 6.9 6.7 6.4 6.1 5.7 5.6 5.2

20 to 24 years

14.2 13.3 13.3 13.2 13.3 13.4 13.3 12.7 11.7 12.0 10.7 11.2 10.7

25 years and over

7.4 6.9 6.9 6.7 6.5 6.3 6.1 6.0 5.8 5.4 5.1 4.9 4.6

25 to 54 years

7.7 7.2 7.1 7.0 6.7 6.5 6.4 6.3 6.1 5.6 5.3 5.1 4.8

25 to 34 years

9.3 8.7 8.2 8.1 7.9 7.6 7.4 7.5 7.2 6.8 6.6 6.5 6.0

35 to 44 years

7.0 6.7 6.8 6.5 6.4 6.2 6.0 5.7 5.6 5.1 4.8 4.6 4.4

45 to 54 years

6.7 6.3 6.3 6.3 5.9 5.7 5.8 5.6 5.5 4.9 4.4 4.2 4.0

55 years and over

6.5 6.0 6.3 6.0 5.8 5.8 5.3 5.1 5.1 4.6 4.5 4.3 4.2


Men, 16 years and over

9.0 8.4 8.4 8.2 7.9 7.8 7.8 7.7 7.2 6.8 6.3 6.1 5.8

16 to 19 years

27.2 26.7 26.6 27.1 27.0 26.7 26.6 25.2 23.3 23.7 21.5 21.6 18.8

16 to 17 years

29.4 32.1 29.0 31.8 30.0 32.1 30.5 28.5 24.7 24.4 26.0 23.7 21.9

18 to 19 years

26.4 24.0 25.2 25.0 25.7 23.7 24.5 23.8 22.6 23.0 19.2 20.9 17.2

20 years and over

8.3 7.7 7.7 7.5 7.2 7.1 7.1 7.0 6.6 6.2 5.8 5.6 5.3

20 to 24 years

15.4 14.7 14.5 14.4 13.6 14.3 14.6 14.3 12.7 13.1 11.9 12.3 11.2

25 years and over

7.5 6.9 6.9 6.7 6.5 6.3 6.3 6.2 6.0 5.4 5.1 4.8 4.6

25 to 54 years

7.8 7.1 7.0 6.9 6.7 6.4 6.5 6.5 6.2 5.6 5.2 5.0 4.7

25 to 34 years

9.4 8.7 8.0 7.9 7.9 7.5 7.5 7.9 7.3 6.7 6.7 6.3 5.9

35 to 44 years

7.0 6.4 6.7 6.3 6.1 5.9 5.8 5.7 5.7 5.0 4.7 4.5 4.2

45 to 54 years

6.8 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.0 5.7 6.1 5.7 5.5 5.0 4.3 4.1 4.0

55 years and over

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


Women, 16 years and over

8.3 8.1 8.0 7.8 7.7 7.6 7.2 6.8 6.7 6.5 6.0 6.1 5.6

16 to 19 years

20.5 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 to 17 years

22.6 26.7 23.7 22.2 24.8 25.7 23.5 24.2 22.9 18.7 20.0 20.6 17.3

18 to 19 years

19.2 19.1 20.5 19.8 18.8 19.9 19.6 16.6 16.8 17.9 16.6 16.6 16.1

20 years and over

7.8 7.6 7.4 7.3 7.1 7.0 6.7 6.3 6.2 6.0 5.6 5.6 5.2

20 to 24 years

12.9 11.9 11.9 11.9 13.0 12.4 11.9 11.0 10.6 10.8 9.5 9.9 10.2

25 years and over

7.2 7.0 6.9 6.7 6.5 6.4 6.0 5.7 5.7 5.4 5.1 5.1 4.6

25 to 54 years

7.6 7.4 7.2 7.1 6.8 6.7 6.3 6.1 6.0 5.7 5.3 5.3 4.9

25 to 34 years

9.2 8.7 8.5 8.3 8.0 7.7 7.4 7.0 7.0 7.0 6.5 6.8 6.2

35 to 44 years

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

45 to 54 years

6.6 6.5 6.2 6.2 5.9 5.7 5.6 5.5 5.4 4.9 4.6 4.4 4.1

55 years and over

6.3 6.0 5.9 5.6 5.5 5.6 5.0 4.7 4.9 4.6 4.3 4.4 3.9


MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

5.4 5.1 5.1 4.8 4.6 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.2 3.7 3.4 3.2 3.1

Married women, spouse present

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: January 09, 2015