HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-10. Unemployment rates by age, sex, and marital status, seasonally adjusted
[Percent]
Age, sex, and marital status 2014 2015
Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb.

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

6.7 6.6 6.2 6.3 6.1 6.2 6.1 5.9 5.7 5.8 5.6 5.7 5.5

16 to 19 years

21.3 20.9 19.1 19.2 20.7 20.0 19.4 19.8 18.7 17.5 16.8 18.8 17.1

16 to 17 years

21.8 20.4 22.2 23.0 23.2 22.7 23.1 20.5 22.3 17.8 18.8 19.9 18.6

18 to 19 years

20.8 20.7 17.4 17.0 19.3 18.7 17.6 19.9 16.8 17.6 15.4 18.2 16.4

20 years and over

6.1 6.1 5.8 5.8 5.5 5.7 5.6 5.4 5.2 5.4 5.1 5.2 5.1

20 to 24 years

11.9 12.2 10.6 11.1 10.6 11.4 10.7 11.5 10.5 10.9 10.8 9.8 10.0

25 years and over

5.4 5.4 5.2 5.2 4.9 5.0 5.1 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.5 4.6 4.5

25 to 54 years

5.7 5.6 5.3 5.4 5.1 5.2 5.3 4.9 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.8 4.6

25 to 34 years

7.0 6.8 6.6 6.6 6.5 6.5 6.8 6.2 6.2 6.1 5.9 5.9 5.4

35 to 44 years

5.1 5.1 4.8 5.1 4.6 4.8 4.8 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.3 4.4 4.5

45 to 54 years

5.0 4.8 4.6 4.5 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.1 4.0 4.1 4.0 4.1 3.8

55 years and over

4.6 4.7 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.5 3.9 4.1 4.5 3.9 4.1 4.3


Men, 16 years and over

6.9 6.7 6.4 6.4 6.3 6.2 6.2 5.9 5.6 5.9 5.8 5.9 5.7

16 to 19 years

24.2 24.0 21.0 20.7 22.7 21.8 21.2 21.8 19.5 17.8 19.2 20.0 17.8

16 to 17 years

24.7 25.5 26.9 24.8 26.3 24.9 24.7 21.3 25.5 20.1 20.0 20.8 19.2

18 to 19 years

23.9 23.0 18.1 18.3 21.1 20.3 19.8 22.6 16.7 16.6 18.2 19.4 17.3

20 years and over

6.3 6.0 5.9 5.9 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.3 5.1 5.4 5.3 5.3 5.2

20 to 24 years

13.4 13.1 11.9 11.9 11.8 12.7 11.5 12.6 10.4 11.8 11.6 11.5 10.9

25 years and over

5.5 5.2 5.1 5.2 5.0 4.9 5.1 4.5 4.6 4.8 4.6 4.6 4.6

25 to 54 years

5.7 5.4 5.3 5.5 5.0 5.0 5.3 4.6 4.7 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.6

25 to 34 years

6.9 6.3 6.6 6.9 6.6 6.5 6.6 5.8 6.0 6.0 5.7 5.8 5.6

35 to 44 years

5.1 4.9 4.7 5.1 4.4 4.8 4.9 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.3

45 to 54 years

5.1 4.8 4.4 4.4 4.1 3.8 4.3 4.0 3.8 4.1 4.1 3.9 3.9

55 years and over

4.7 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.9 4.3 4.4 4.0 4.3 4.7 4.2 4.1 4.6


Women, 16 years and over

6.4 6.6 6.1 6.2 5.9 6.1 6.1 6.0 5.9 5.7 5.3 5.6 5.4

16 to 19 years

18.5 17.7 17.2 17.7 18.7 18.2 17.6 17.8 17.8 17.2 14.2 17.6 16.4

16 to 17 years

19.3 15.8 18.0 21.4 20.5 20.6 21.5 19.8 19.0 15.2 17.6 19.0 18.0

18 to 19 years

17.7 18.2 16.7 15.7 17.5 17.1 15.4 17.2 17.0 18.6 12.4 16.9 15.4

20 years and over

5.9 6.2 5.7 5.7 5.3 5.7 5.6 5.5 5.4 5.2 5.0 5.1 4.9

20 to 24 years

10.2 11.1 9.0 10.2 9.1 9.8 9.7 10.2 10.7 10.0 9.9 7.9 9.0

25 years and over

5.4 5.6 5.2 5.2 4.9 5.2 5.2 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.4 4.7 4.5

25 to 54 years

5.7 5.8 5.4 5.4 5.2 5.4 5.4 5.2 5.2 4.9 4.7 4.9 4.6

25 to 34 years

7.2 7.3 6.6 6.3 6.5 6.6 7.1 6.6 6.4 6.1 6.0 5.9 5.2

35 to 44 years

5.0 5.3 5.0 5.1 4.9 4.8 4.6 4.8 4.8 4.6 4.3 4.4 4.7

45 to 54 years

4.8 4.9 4.7 4.7 4.3 4.6 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.0 3.9 4.4 3.8

55 years and over

4.5 4.6 4.5 4.5 3.9 4.7 4.7 3.9 3.7 4.2 3.7 4.1 4.0


MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

3.8 3.7 3.5 3.3 3.4 3.3 3.2 2.9 3.0 3.2 3.0 2.9 3.0

Married women, spouse present

4.2 4.2 3.9 4.0 3.8 3.9 3.7 3.6 3.5 3.4 3.2 3.3 3.2

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: March 06, 2015