HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-19. Employment status of persons 18 years and over by veteran status, age, and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Veteran status, age, and sex 4th 2015
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 VETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

21,088 10,760 51.0 10,317 48.9 442 4.1 10,328

18 to 24 years

244 197 80.7 182 74.4 15 7.8 47

25 to 34 years

1,766 1,468 83.1 1,377 78.0 91 6.2 298

35 to 44 years

2,300 2,011 87.4 1,925 83.7 87 4.3 289

45 to 54 years

3,294 2,723 82.6 2,636 80.0 86 3.2 572

55 to 64 years

3,856 2,448 63.5 2,349 60.9 100 4.1 1,408

65 years and over

9,628 1,913 19.9 1,849 19.2 64 3.3 7,715

Men, 18 years and over

19,084 9,517 49.9 9,128 47.8 389 4.1 9,568

18 to 24 years

201 164 81.4 152 75.4 12 7.4 37

25 to 34 years

1,435 1,229 85.7 1,149 80.1 80 6.5 206

35 to 44 years

1,898 1,689 89.0 1,619 85.3 70 4.1 209

45 to 54 years

2,848 2,389 83.9 2,316 81.3 73 3.1 459

55 to 64 years

3,414 2,174 63.7 2,079 60.9 95 4.4 1,240

65 years and over

9,289 1,872 20.2 1,813 19.5 59 3.2 7,417

Women, 18 years and over

2,004 1,243 62.0 1,190 59.4 53 4.3 761

18 to 24 years

43 33 - 30 - 3 - 10

25 to 34 years

331 239 72.2 228 68.9 11 4.5 92

35 to 44 years

402 322 80.1 305 76.0 17 5.1 80

45 to 54 years

447 334 74.7 320 71.7 13 3.9 113

55 to 64 years

442 274 62.0 269 60.9 5 1.8 168

65 years and over

339 41 12.1 37 10.8 5 - 298

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

3,726 3,067 82.3 2,918 78.3 149 4.9 660

18 to 24 years

244 197 80.7 182 74.4 15 7.8 47

25 to 34 years

1,681 1,401 83.3 1,323 78.7 79 5.6 280

35 to 44 years

889 769 86.5 731 82.2 38 4.9 120

45 to 54 years

625 509 81.4 496 79.3 13 2.6 116

55 to 64 years

235 165 70.3 162 68.8 3 2.0 70

65 years and over

52 26 - 26 - 0 - 26

Men, 18 years and over

3,030 2,552 84.2 2,436 80.4 116 4.5 478

18 to 24 years

201 164 81.4 152 75.4 12 7.4 37

25 to 34 years

1,360 1,169 85.9 1,099 80.8 70 6.0 191

35 to 44 years

717 630 87.9 605 84.3 26 4.1 87

45 to 54 years

505 429 85.1 424 84.1 5 1.1 75

55 to 64 years

209 146 70.1 143 68.5 3 2.3 62

65 years and over

38 13 - 13 - 0 - 24

Women, 18 years and over

697 515 73.9 482 69.2 33 6.4 182

18 to 24 years

43 33 - 30 - 3 - 10

25 to 34 years

321 233 72.5 224 69.6 9 3.9 89

35 to 44 years

172 139 80.6 126 73.5 12 8.8 33

45 to 54 years

121 79 65.9 71 59.0 8 10.4 41

55 to 64 years

26 18 - 18 - 0 - 7

65 years and over

14 12 - 12 - 0 - 2

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

221,740 144,683 65.2 137,843 62.2 6,841 4.7 77,056

18 to 24 years

29,309 18,728 63.9 16,870 57.6 1,858 9.9 10,581

25 to 34 years

41,237 33,322 80.8 31,598 76.6 1,724 5.2 7,915

35 to 44 years

37,414 30,740 82.2 29,550 79.0 1,189 3.9 6,675

45 to 54 years

39,240 31,108 79.3 30,041 76.6 1,067 3.4 8,132

55 to 64 years

37,047 23,764 64.1 23,000 62.1 764 3.2 13,283

65 years and over

37,493 7,021 18.7 6,783 18.1 238 3.4 30,472

Men, 18 years and over

97,943 72,978 74.5 69,403 70.9 3,574 4.9 24,966

18 to 24 years

14,631 9,532 65.1 8,472 57.9 1,060 11.1 5,099

25 to 34 years

19,832 17,583 88.7 16,659 84.0 924 5.3 2,249

35 to 44 years

17,556 15,882 90.5 15,307 87.2 575 3.6 1,674

45 to 54 years

17,932 15,413 86.0 14,890 83.0 522 3.4 2,519

55 to 64 years

16,257 11,538 71.0 11,152 68.6 386 3.3 4,719

65 years and over

11,736 3,031 25.8 2,924 24.9 107 3.5 8,705

Women, 18 years and over

123,796 71,706 57.9 68,439 55.3 3,266 4.6 52,091

18 to 24 years

14,677 9,196 62.7 8,398 57.2 798 8.7 5,481

25 to 34 years

21,405 15,739 73.5 14,939 69.8 799 5.1 5,666

35 to 44 years

19,859 14,858 74.8 14,243 71.7 615 4.1 5,001

45 to 54 years

21,308 15,696 73.7 15,151 71.1 545 3.5 5,612

55 to 64 years

20,791 12,227 58.8 11,848 57.0 378 3.1 8,564

65 years and over

25,757 3,990 15.5 3,860 15.0 131 3.3 21,766

NOTE: Veterans are men and women who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces and were not on active duty at the time of the survey. Gulf War-era II veterans served on active duty anywhere in the world sometime since September 2001. Nonveterans never served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 60,000).

 

Last Modified Date: January 08, 2016