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
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014

TOTAL

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

144,775 147,666 76,726 78,208 68,049 69,459

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

38.4 38.7 34.9 35.2 42.3 42.6

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

15.9 15.7 16.9 16.6 14.8 14.7

Professional and related occupations

22.5 23.0 18.0 18.6 27.5 27.9

Service occupations

17.7 17.7 14.5 14.3 21.4 21.5

Sales and office occupations

23.0 22.4 16.8 16.2 30.0 29.4

Sales and related occupations

10.8 10.6 10.5 10.2 11.2 11.0

Office and administrative support occupations

12.2 11.8 6.4 6.0 18.8 18.4

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

9.0 9.3 16.2 16.7 1.0 0.9

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.6 0.7 0.9 1.0 0.3 0.3

Construction and extraction occupations

5.0 5.3 9.2 9.7 0.3 0.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.4 3.3 6.1 6.0 0.4 0.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

11.8 11.9 17.6 17.5 5.2 5.6

Production occupations

5.9 5.7 8.1 7.8 3.3 3.5

Transportation and material moving occupations

5.9 6.2 9.5 9.8 1.9 2.1

White

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

116,056 117,724 62,579 63,486 53,477 54,238

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

39.1 39.3 35.5 35.8 43.3 43.4

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

16.7 16.5 17.9 17.7 15.3 15.1

Professional and related occupations

22.4 22.8 17.6 18.1 28.0 28.3

Service occupations

16.4 16.5 13.2 13.2 20.1 20.3

Sales and office occupations

23.2 22.4 16.8 16.0 30.7 29.9

Sales and related occupations

11.1 10.7 10.8 10.4 11.4 11.0

Office and administrative support occupations

12.2 11.8 6.0 5.6 19.3 19.0

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

9.9 10.2 17.4 18.1 1.1 1.0

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.7 0.8 1.1 1.2 0.4 0.4

Construction and extraction occupations

5.5 5.9 9.9 10.6 0.3 0.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.6 3.5 6.4 6.3 0.4 0.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

11.5 11.5 17.1 16.8 4.9 5.4

Production occupations

5.7 5.6 8.1 7.6 3.0 3.3

Transportation and material moving occupations

5.7 5.9 9.0 9.2 1.9 2.1

Black or African American

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

16,262 17,019 7,596 7,945 8,666 9,074

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

28.5 29.6 22.2 23.4 34.1 35.1

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

10.6 10.4 9.3 9.2 11.8 11.4

Professional and related occupations

17.9 19.2 12.9 14.1 22.3 23.7

Service occupations

26.8 25.3 24.2 22.4 29.1 27.8

Sales and office occupations

24.4 23.6 18.8 17.4 29.2 29.0

Sales and related occupations

10.0 10.4 8.9 8.9 11.0 11.8

Office and administrative support occupations

14.4 13.1 10.0 8.5 18.3 17.2

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

5.4 6.1 10.5 12.1 0.9 0.8

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.2 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.2 0.1

Construction and extraction occupations

2.5 3.1 5.1 6.1 0.1 0.5

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

2.7 2.7 5.2 5.5 0.6 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

14.9 15.4 24.3 24.8 6.7 7.2

Production occupations

6.2 6.7 8.6 9.4 4.2 4.3

Transportation and material moving occupations

8.6 8.7 15.7 15.4 2.5 2.9

Asian

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

8,209 8,333 4,332 4,354 3,877 3,980

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

51.3 53.1 52.2 54.1 50.4 52.0

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

17.1 17.5 17.7 17.6 16.4 17.5

Professional and related occupations

34.2 35.6 34.4 36.6 34.0 34.5

Service occupations

16.1 16.0 12.2 12.2 20.5 20.2

Sales and office occupations

18.8 19.2 15.7 16.4 22.3 22.2

Sales and related occupations

9.6 9.6 10.1 10.0 9.0 9.2

Office and administrative support occupations

9.3 9.5 5.6 6.4 13.4 13.0

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

4.2 2.9 7.5 5.3 0.5 0.3

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1

Construction and extraction occupations

1.7 1.1 3.2 2.1 0.1 0.0

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

2.4 1.7 4.1 3.1 0.4 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

9.6 8.8 12.6 11.9 6.3 5.4

Production occupations

6.4 5.6 7.1 6.5 5.6 4.6

Transportation and material moving occupations

3.2 3.2 5.4 5.4 0.7 0.8

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

22,905 24,076 13,302 14,031 9,603 10,045

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

20.0 20.8 16.0 17.6 25.6 25.2

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

8.4 8.6 8.1 8.2 8.9 9.1

Professional and related occupations

11.6 12.2 7.9 9.4 16.6 16.1

Service occupations

25.9 25.6 21.3 20.4 32.4 32.9

Sales and office occupations

22.1 21.1 15.9 14.1 30.6 30.8

Sales and related occupations

10.6 9.7 8.9 7.5 12.8 12.9

Office and administrative support occupations

11.5 11.3 7.0 6.6 17.8 17.9

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

14.9 16.1 24.0 26.3 2.1 1.8

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1.8 2.0 2.3 2.6 1.2 1.2

Construction and extraction occupations

9.6 10.8 16.1 18.1 0.6 0.5

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.4 3.3 5.7 5.5 0.3 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17.1 16.5 22.8 21.7 9.3 9.2

Production occupations

8.7 7.6 10.8 9.2 5.8 5.3

Transportation and material moving occupations

8.4 8.9 12.0 12.5 3.5 3.8

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: December 05, 2014