HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-20. Employed persons by occupation, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex
[Percent distribution]
Occupation, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity Total Men Women
July
2015
July
2016
July
2015
July
2016
July
2015
July
2016

TOTAL

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

149,722 152,437 80,436 81,823 69,286 70,615

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

38.3 38.3 35.2 34.9 42.0 42.3

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

16.4 16.2 17.0 16.9 15.7 15.5

Professional and related occupations

22.0 22.1 18.1 18.0 26.4 26.8

Service occupations

17.9 18.6 14.5 15.1 21.9 22.6

Sales and office occupations

22.3 22.2 16.1 16.4 29.5 28.8

Sales and related occupations

10.5 10.5 10.0 10.1 11.0 10.9

Office and administrative support occupations

11.8 11.6 6.1 6.3 18.5 17.9

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

9.5 9.5 16.9 16.8 1.0 1.0

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.8 0.8 1.1 1.1 0.4 0.4

Construction and extraction occupations

5.3 5.5 9.6 9.9 0.3 0.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.5 3.2 6.2 5.8 0.3 0.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

11.9 11.5 17.4 16.8 5.6 5.3

Production occupations

5.8 5.4 7.7 7.3 3.5 3.2

Transportation and material moving occupations

6.1 6.1 9.7 9.5 2.0 2.1

White

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

118,603 120,140 64,968 65,657 53,634 54,483

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

39.0 39.0 35.5 35.4 43.3 43.3

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

17.1 17.1 18.0 17.9 16.1 16.0

Professional and related occupations

21.9 21.9 17.5 17.5 27.1 27.3

Service occupations

16.7 17.3 13.7 14.1 20.4 21.2

Sales and office occupations

22.2 22.2 15.8 16.2 29.9 29.5

Sales and related occupations

10.7 10.7 10.3 10.5 11.1 11.0

Office and administrative support occupations

11.5 11.5 5.5 5.7 18.8 18.5

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

10.5 10.5 18.3 18.3 1.2 1.1

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.9 0.9 1.2 1.3 0.5 0.5

Construction and extraction occupations

5.9 6.2 10.4 11.0 0.4 0.4

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.8 3.4 6.6 6.0 0.3 0.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

11.6 10.9 16.7 16.0 5.3 4.9

Production occupations

5.7 5.3 7.6 7.2 3.4 2.9

Transportation and material moving occupations

5.8 5.7 9.1 8.8 1.9 1.9

Black or African American

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

17,649 18,004 8,288 8,590 9,361 9,414

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

29.3 29.7 24.9 24.6 33.3 34.5

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

11.7 11.2 11.3 10.8 12.0 11.6

Professional and related occupations

17.6 18.6 13.6 13.8 21.2 22.9

Service occupations

25.9 26.4 21.0 21.8 30.3 30.6

Sales and office occupations

24.0 22.6 17.7 17.0 29.6 27.6

Sales and related occupations

9.6 9.2 8.2 7.9 10.8 10.4

Office and administrative support occupations

14.4 13.4 9.5 9.2 18.7 17.2

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

6.2 6.0 12.8 12.1 0.4 0.5

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.3 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.1

Construction and extraction occupations

3.5 3.1 7.2 6.3 0.2 0.1

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

2.4 2.6 5.1 5.3 0.1 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

14.6 15.3 23.7 24.5 6.5 6.8

Production occupations

5.7 6.1 8.3 8.6 3.5 3.8

Transportation and material moving occupations

8.8 9.2 15.4 15.9 3.0 3.0

Asian

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

8,795 9,341 4,742 4,974 4,053 4,367

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

51.0 51.5 52.1 52.8 49.8 50.1

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

17.0 17.8 15.6 17.1 18.7 18.6

Professional and related occupations

34.0 33.7 36.5 35.7 31.1 31.5

Service occupations

15.6 16.1 11.6 12.1 20.3 20.7

Sales and office occupations

20.0 19.4 17.3 17.1 23.2 22.1

Sales and related occupations

10.5 9.8 10.7 10.3 10.3 9.3

Office and administrative support occupations

9.5 9.6 6.6 6.8 12.9 12.8

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

2.7 3.4 4.7 5.9 0.3 0.6

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.1 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.4

Construction and extraction occupations

1.1 1.2 1.9 2.2 0.1 0.0

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

1.5 1.8 2.7 3.2 0.1 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

10.6 9.5 14.2 12.2 6.5 6.4

Production occupations

6.6 5.3 7.4 5.4 5.7 5.1

Transportation and material moving occupations

4.0 4.2 6.8 6.7 0.7 1.3

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

24,478 25,463 14,241 14,849 10,238 10,614

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

20.4 21.1 16.8 17.2 25.5 26.5

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

9.2 9.5 8.7 9.0 9.9 10.3

Professional and related occupations

11.2 11.5 8.1 8.2 15.6 16.2

Service occupations

25.4 26.2 20.5 21.0 32.3 33.4

Sales and office occupations

21.2 21.1 14.2 14.7 31.0 30.0

Sales and related occupations

10.1 10.5 8.3 8.7 12.6 12.9

Office and administrative support occupations

11.1 10.7 5.9 6.0 18.4 17.1

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

16.8 17.0 27.3 27.6 2.2 2.0

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

2.1 2.0 2.7 2.6 1.3 1.2

Construction and extraction occupations

10.7 11.0 18.0 18.4 0.6 0.7

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.9 3.9 6.6 6.6 0.3 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

16.2 14.7 21.3 19.4 9.1 8.1

Production occupations

8.0 6.7 9.4 8.1 6.1 4.8

Transportation and material moving occupations

8.2 8.0 11.9 11.3 3.0 3.3

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: August 05, 2016