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
Aug.
2013
July
2014
Aug.
2014
Aug.
2013
Apr.
2014
May
2014
June
2014
July
2014
Aug.
2014

Total, 16 years and over

144,179 146,352 146,368 58.6 58.9 58.9 59.0 59.0 59.0

16 to 19 years

4,421 4,501 4,457 26.4 26.9 27.3 26.8 27.1 26.8

16 to 17 years

1,430 1,494 1,475 16.2 16.5 16.9 16.5 17.2 17.0

18 to 19 years

3,007 3,030 2,998 37.8 39.1 39.2 38.4 38.2 37.8

20 years and over

139,758 141,851 141,912 61.0 61.2 61.2 61.3 61.3 61.3

20 to 24 years

13,568 13,976 13,893 61.5 62.8 63.1 63.0 63.2 62.9

25 years and over

126,192 127,827 128,022 60.9 61.0 60.9 61.1 61.1 61.1

25 to 54 years

94,431 95,365 95,617 75.9 76.5 76.4 76.7 76.6 76.8

25 to 34 years

31,173 31,885 31,986 74.9 75.5 75.3 75.8 75.6 75.8

35 to 44 years

30,778 30,843 30,945 77.7 78.1 78.0 78.2 78.0 78.2

45 to 54 years

32,480 32,637 32,685 75.2 75.9 75.9 76.3 76.3 76.4

55 years and over

31,761 32,462 32,405 38.4 38.1 38.2 38.2 38.3 38.1

Men, 16 years and over

76,182 77,866 77,843 64.2 64.7 64.7 64.9 65.0 64.9

16 to 19 years

2,167 2,212 2,179 25.4 25.5 25.8 25.4 26.2 25.8

16 to 17 years

684 700 702 15.3 14.1 15.2 14.5 16.0 16.0

18 to 19 years

1,505 1,514 1,496 37.0 38.8 38.0 37.6 37.2 37.0

20 years and over

74,015 75,654 75,664 67.2 67.7 67.6 67.9 67.9 67.9

20 to 24 years

6,969 7,250 7,237 63.1 65.0 64.9 65.2 65.4 65.4

25 years and over

67,123 68,357 68,464 67.7 67.9 67.9 68.2 68.2 68.2

25 to 54 years

50,405 51,178 51,255 82.5 83.3 83.2 83.7 83.7 83.8

25 to 34 years

16,807 17,306 17,322 81.8 82.7 82.2 83.2 83.0 83.0

35 to 44 years

16,573 16,713 16,731 85.4 85.9 86.0 86.5 86.2 86.3

45 to 54 years

17,025 17,159 17,203 80.7 81.5 81.6 81.6 82.1 82.3

55 years and over

16,718 17,179 17,208 43.9 43.7 43.9 43.9 43.9 43.9

Women, 16 years and over

67,997 68,486 68,525 53.4 53.4 53.5 53.5 53.4 53.4

16 to 19 years

2,254 2,289 2,278 27.4 28.3 28.9 28.3 28.0 27.8

16 to 17 years

746 795 773 17.1 18.9 18.6 18.5 18.4 18.0

18 to 19 years

1,502 1,517 1,502 38.7 39.4 40.5 39.2 39.1 38.8

20 years and over

65,743 66,197 66,247 55.2 55.2 55.2 55.2 55.1 55.1

20 to 24 years

6,599 6,726 6,656 59.9 60.5 61.3 60.8 61.0 60.4

25 years and over

59,069 59,469 59,558 54.7 54.6 54.5 54.7 54.5 54.6

25 to 54 years

44,026 44,186 44,361 69.5 69.8 69.8 70.0 69.7 70.0

25 to 34 years

14,365 14,578 14,664 68.2 68.4 68.6 68.6 68.4 68.8

35 to 44 years

14,205 14,130 14,214 70.3 70.6 70.2 70.3 70.0 70.5

45 to 54 years

15,456 15,478 15,483 70.0 70.6 70.5 71.2 70.8 70.8

55 years and over

15,043 15,283 15,197 33.7 33.3 33.3 33.3 33.5 33.2

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: September 05, 2014