HOUSEHOLD DATA
HISTORICAL
A-2. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population 16 years and over by sex, 2004 to date
[Numbers in thousands]
Sex, year,
and month
Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not
in
labor
force
Number Percent
of
population
Employed Unemployed
Number Percent
of
population
Number Percent
of
labor
force

MEN

2004

107,710 78,980 73.3 74,524 69.2 4,456 5.6 28,730

2005

109,151 80,033 73.3 75,973 69.6 4,059 5.1 29,119

2006

110,605 81,255 73.5 77,502 70.1 3,753 4.6 29,350

2007

112,173 82,136 73.2 78,254 69.8 3,882 4.7 30,036

2008

113,113 82,520 73.0 77,486 68.5 5,033 6.1 30,593

2009

114,136 82,123 72.0 73,670 64.5 8,453 10.3 32,013

2010

115,174 81,985 71.2 73,359 63.7 8,626 10.5 33,189

2011

116,317 81,975 70.5 74,290 63.9 7,684 9.4 34,343

2012

117,343 82,327 70.2 75,555 64.4 6,771 8.2 35,017

2013

118,555 82,667 69.7 76,353 64.4 6,314 7.6 35,889

Monthly data, seasonally adjusted(1)

2013

November

119,011 82,554 69.4 76,560 64.3 5,993 7.3 36,458

December

119,103 82,323 69.1 76,723 64.4 5,599 6.8 36,780

2014

January

119,218 82,662 69.3 77,060 64.6 5,602 6.8 36,556

February

119,306 82,597 69.2 76,808 64.4 5,789 7.0 36,709

March

119,395 83,052 69.6 77,416 64.8 5,636 6.8 36,343

April

119,488 82,586 69.1 77,292 64.7 5,294 6.4 36,902

May

119,582 82,590 69.1 77,310 64.7 5,280 6.4 36,992

June

119,680 82,860 69.2 77,653 64.9 5,207 6.3 36,821

July

119,788 83,043 69.3 77,866 65.0 5,177 6.2 36,744

August

119,893 82,968 69.2 77,843 64.9 5,125 6.2 36,924

September

120,004 82,973 69.1 78,102 65.1 4,872 5.9 37,031

October

120,112 82,959 69.1 78,321 65.2 4,638 5.6 37,153

November

120,208 82,927 69.0 78,053 64.9 4,874 5.9 37,281

WOMEN

2004

115,647 68,421 59.2 64,728 56.0 3,694 5.4 47,225

2005

116,931 69,288 59.3 65,757 56.2 3,531 5.1 47,643

2006

118,210 70,173 59.4 66,925 56.6 3,247 4.6 48,037

2007

119,694 70,988 59.3 67,792 56.6 3,196 4.5 48,707

2008

120,675 71,767 59.5 67,876 56.2 3,891 5.4 48,908

2009

121,665 72,019 59.2 66,208 54.4 5,811 8.1 49,646

2010

122,656 71,904 58.6 65,705 53.6 6,199 8.6 50,752

2011

123,300 71,642 58.1 65,579 53.2 6,063 8.5 51,658

2012

125,941 72,648 57.7 66,914 53.1 5,734 7.9 53,293

2013

127,124 72,722 57.2 67,577 53.2 5,146 7.1 54,401

Monthly data, seasonally adjusted(1)

2013

November

127,555 72,730 57.0 67,882 53.2 4,848 6.7 54,825

December

127,642 72,614 56.9 67,862 53.2 4,752 6.5 55,028

2014

January

127,696 72,797 57.0 68,163 53.4 4,634 6.4 54,899

February

127,779 73,128 57.2 68,458 53.6 4,670 6.4 54,652

March

127,863 73,175 57.2 68,325 53.4 4,850 6.6 54,688

April

127,951 72,835 56.9 68,376 53.4 4,459 6.1 55,116

May

128,040 73,023 57.0 68,504 53.5 4,519 6.2 55,017

June

128,133 72,835 56.8 68,568 53.5 4,267 5.9 55,299

July

128,236 72,979 56.9 68,486 53.4 4,494 6.2 55,256

August

128,336 72,991 56.9 68,525 53.4 4,466 6.1 55,345

September

128,442 72,889 56.7 68,499 53.3 4,390 6.0 55,553

October

128,545 73,320 57.0 68,962 53.6 4,358 5.9 55,225

November

128,637 73,470 57.1 69,234 53.8 4,236 5.8 55,167

Footnotes
(1) The population figures are not adjusted for seasonal variation.

NOTE: Revisions to population controls and other changes can affect the comparability of labor force levels over time. In recent years, updated population controls have been introduced annually with the release of January data. Additional information is online at www.bls.gov/cps/documentation.htm#pop.

 

Last Modified Date: December 05, 2014