HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table A-8a. Employed persons and employment-population ratios by age and sex, seasonally adjusted
Age and sex Number of employed persons
(in thousands)
Employment-population ratios
Oct.
2013
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2013
June
2014
July
2014
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014

Total, 16 years and over

143,485 146,600 147,283 58.2 59.0 59.0 59.0 59.0 59.2

16 to 19 years

4,448 4,502 4,768 26.6 26.8 27.1 26.8 27.1 28.7

16 to 17 years

1,512 1,499 1,607 16.9 16.5 17.2 17.0 16.6 17.8

18 to 19 years

2,943 3,003 3,139 38.0 38.4 38.2 37.8 39.5 41.4

20 years and over

139,037 142,099 142,516 60.5 61.3 61.3 61.3 61.3 61.4

20 to 24 years

13,685 13,821 14,083 62.0 63.0 63.2 62.9 62.6 63.9

25 years and over

125,519 128,242 128,541 60.5 61.1 61.1 61.1 61.1 61.2

25 to 54 years

94,014 95,607 95,782 75.5 76.7 76.6 76.8 76.7 76.9

25 to 34 years

31,206 32,058 32,217 74.8 75.8 75.6 75.8 75.9 76.2

35 to 44 years

30,579 31,033 30,999 77.2 78.2 78.0 78.2 78.4 78.3

45 to 54 years

32,228 32,516 32,566 74.7 76.3 76.3 76.4 76.0 76.2

55 years and over

31,505 32,635 32,760 37.9 38.2 38.3 38.1 38.3 38.4

Men, 16 years and over

76,014 78,102 78,321 63.9 64.9 65.0 64.9 65.1 65.2

16 to 19 years

2,206 2,192 2,365 26.0 25.4 26.2 25.8 26.0 28.0

16 to 17 years

737 730 771 16.5 14.5 16.0 16.0 16.0 16.7

18 to 19 years

1,477 1,460 1,581 36.6 37.6 37.2 37.0 37.7 41.5

20 years and over

73,808 75,910 75,956 66.8 67.9 67.9 67.9 68.0 68.0

20 to 24 years

6,998 7,199 7,326 63.3 65.2 65.4 65.4 65.1 66.3

25 years and over

66,927 68,706 68,684 67.4 68.2 68.2 68.2 68.4 68.3

25 to 54 years

50,252 51,403 51,336 82.3 83.7 83.7 83.8 84.0 83.9

25 to 34 years

16,820 17,356 17,351 81.6 83.2 83.0 83.0 83.0 82.9

35 to 44 years

16,552 16,814 16,818 85.3 86.5 86.2 86.3 86.7 86.7

45 to 54 years

16,879 17,233 17,167 80.1 81.6 82.1 82.3 82.4 82.2

55 years and over

16,676 17,303 17,348 43.6 43.9 43.9 43.9 44.0 44.0

Women, 16 years and over

67,471 68,499 68,962 52.9 53.5 53.4 53.4 53.3 53.6

16 to 19 years

2,242 2,310 2,403 27.3 28.3 28.0 27.8 28.2 29.4

16 to 17 years

775 769 836 17.2 18.5 18.4 18.0 17.3 19.0

18 to 19 years

1,466 1,543 1,558 39.5 39.2 39.1 38.8 41.4 41.4

20 years and over

65,229 66,189 66,559 54.7 55.2 55.1 55.1 55.0 55.3

20 to 24 years

6,687 6,622 6,757 60.7 60.8 61.0 60.4 60.2 61.5

25 years and over

58,591 59,536 59,858 54.1 54.7 54.5 54.6 54.5 54.7

25 to 54 years

43,762 44,204 44,445 69.0 70.0 69.7 70.0 69.7 70.1

25 to 34 years

14,386 14,701 14,866 68.1 68.6 68.4 68.8 68.9 69.6

35 to 44 years

14,027 14,219 14,181 69.4 70.3 70.0 70.5 70.5 70.3

45 to 54 years

15,349 15,284 15,398 69.6 71.2 70.8 70.8 69.9 70.5

55 years and over

14,829 15,332 15,412 33.1 33.3 33.5 33.2 33.4 33.5

NOTE: Detail for the data shown in this table will not necessarily add to totals because of the independent seasonal adjustment of the various series. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: November 07, 2014