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 1st 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

21,326 10,858 50.9 10,297 48.3 561 5.2 10,468

18 to 24 years

275 216 78.6 178 64.6 39 17.9 59

25 to 34 years

1,770 1,463 82.7 1,349 76.2 114 7.8 307

35 to 44 years

2,360 2,062 87.4 1,974 83.7 87 4.2 298

45 to 54 years

3,367 2,795 83.0 2,678 79.5 117 4.2 572

55 to 64 years

3,926 2,437 62.1 2,316 59.0 121 5.0 1,489

65 years and over

9,628 1,885 19.6 1,803 18.7 82 4.3 7,743

Men, 18 years and over

19,335 9,565 49.5 9,081 47.0 485 5.1 9,770

18 to 24 years

218 170 78.1 138 63.5 32 18.7 48

25 to 34 years

1,443 1,240 85.9 1,140 79.0 100 8.1 203

35 to 44 years

1,944 1,738 89.4 1,668 85.8 70 4.0 207

45 to 54 years

2,876 2,412 83.9 2,314 80.5 97 4.0 464

55 to 64 years

3,532 2,183 61.8 2,078 58.8 105 4.8 1,349

65 years and over

9,321 1,823 19.6 1,742 18.7 80 4.4 7,499

Women, 18 years and over

1,991 1,293 64.9 1,217 61.1 76 5.9 698

18 to 24 years

57 46 - 39 - 7 - 11

25 to 34 years

327 223 68.1 209 63.8 14 6.3 104

35 to 44 years

416 324 77.9 307 73.7 17 5.4 92

45 to 54 years

491 383 78.1 363 74.0 20 5.2 107

55 to 64 years

394 254 64.5 238 60.5 16 6.2 140

65 years and over

307 63 20.5 61 19.9 2 3.0 244

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

3,439 2,802 81.5 2,604 75.7 197 7.0 637

18 to 24 years

275 216 78.6 178 64.6 39 17.9 59

25 to 34 years

1,674 1,387 82.8 1,278 76.4 109 7.8 287

35 to 44 years

704 599 85.1 575 81.7 24 4.0 105

45 to 54 years

523 436 83.5 421 80.4 16 3.6 86

55 to 64 years

211 148 69.8 138 65.4 9 6.3 64

65 years and over

52 16 - 15 - 1 - 36

Men, 18 years and over

2,850 2,379 83.5 2,205 77.4 174 7.3 471

18 to 24 years

218 170 78.1 138 63.5 32 18.7 48

25 to 34 years

1,378 1,181 85.7 1,084 78.6 97 8.2 197

35 to 44 years

601 529 88.0 507 84.4 22 4.1 72

45 to 54 years

423 356 84.1 341 80.6 15 4.1 67

55 to 64 years

184 132 71.7 125 67.7 7 5.6 52

65 years and over

46 12 - 10 - 1 - 35

Women, 18 years and over

589 423 71.8 399 67.7 24 5.6 166

18 to 24 years

57 46 - 39 - 7 - 11

25 to 34 years

296 206 69.6 194 65.7 12 5.6 90

35 to 44 years

103 70 67.8 68 65.7 2 3.1 33

45 to 54 years

100 81 80.8 80 79.6 1 1.5 19

55 to 64 years

27 16 - 14 - 2 - 12

65 years and over

6 4 - 4 - 0 - 2

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

219,777 143,565 65.3 135,353 61.6 8,212 5.7 76,211

18 to 24 years

29,631 18,649 62.9 16,441 55.5 2,208 11.8 10,983

25 to 34 years

40,779 33,089 81.1 31,129 76.3 1,960 5.9 7,690

35 to 44 years

37,323 30,465 81.6 29,031 77.8 1,433 4.7 6,858

45 to 54 years

39,362 31,230 79.3 29,913 76.0 1,317 4.2 8,132

55 to 64 years

36,375 23,329 64.1 22,318 61.4 1,011 4.3 13,046

65 years and over

36,305 6,804 18.7 6,521 18.0 282 4.2 29,502

Men, 18 years and over

96,875 72,630 75.0 68,103 70.3 4,527 6.2 24,246

18 to 24 years

14,844 9,605 64.7 8,309 56.0 1,296 13.5 5,239

25 to 34 years

19,582 17,512 89.4 16,412 83.8 1,100 6.3 2,070

35 to 44 years

17,488 15,772 90.2 14,993 85.7 779 4.9 1,716

45 to 54 years

18,017 15,529 86.2 14,844 82.4 686 4.4 2,487

55 to 64 years

15,845 11,338 71.6 10,800 68.2 538 4.7 4,506

65 years and over

11,100 2,873 25.9 2,745 24.7 129 4.5 8,227

Women, 18 years and over

122,901 70,935 57.7 67,251 54.7 3,685 5.2 51,966

18 to 24 years

14,787 9,044 61.2 8,132 55.0 912 10.1 5,743

25 to 34 years

21,198 15,577 73.5 14,716 69.4 861 5.5 5,621

35 to 44 years

19,836 14,693 74.1 14,038 70.8 654 4.5 5,143

45 to 54 years

21,345 15,700 73.6 15,069 70.6 631 4.0 5,645

55 to 64 years

20,530 11,991 58.4 11,518 56.1 473 3.9 8,539

65 years and over

25,205 3,930 15.6 3,777 15.0 154 3.9 21,275

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: April 03, 2015