HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-30. Unemployed persons by occupation and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation Total unemployed Unemployment rates
June
2015
June
2016
Total Men Women
June
2015
June
2016
June
2015
June
2016
June
2015
June
2016

Total, 16 years and over(1)

8,638 8,144 5.5 5.1 5.4 5.0 5.5 5.2

Management, professional, and related occupations

1,714 1,712 2.9 2.8 2.5 2.4 3.3 3.2

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

603 646 2.4 2.5 2.4 2.2 2.5 2.8

Management occupations

387 400 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.3 2.4

Business and financial operations occupations

216 245 3.0 3.1 3.1 2.6 2.9 3.4

Professional and related occupations

1,111 1,067 3.2 3.1 2.6 2.6 3.7 3.4

Computer and mathematical occupations

116 103 2.5 2.2 2.7 1.8 2.1 3.3

Architecture and engineering occupations

51 94 1.7 3.0 1.7 3.2 1.6 2.1

Life, physical, and social science occupations

39 26 2.6 1.8 2.1 2.0 3.1 1.5

Community and social service occupations

78 67 2.8 2.5 1.8 1.4 3.4 3.1

Legal occupations

21 11 1.1 0.6 0.4 0.4 1.8 0.8

Education, training, and library occupations

470 495 5.2 5.6 4.5 4.5 5.5 6.0

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

129 140 4.2 4.4 3.8 4.8 4.7 3.9

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

209 131 2.4 1.4 1.6 0.8 2.6 1.7

Service occupations

1,789 1,658 6.3 5.7 6.9 5.6 5.8 5.7

Healthcare support occupations

155 125 4.2 3.3 6.6 2.9 3.8 3.4

Protective service occupations

88 106 2.8 3.3 2.5 2.6 3.7 5.3

Food preparation and serving related occupations

751 621 8.1 6.8 9.7 6.9 6.8 6.6

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

443 438 7.0 6.6 7.4 6.4 6.4 6.8

Personal care and service occupations

352 368 5.8 5.7 4.6 5.2 6.1 5.9

Sales and office occupations

1,777 1,550 5.0 4.4 4.5 4.2 5.3 4.6

Sales and related occupations

950 820 5.6 4.9 4.2 4.3 7.1 5.4

Office and administrative support occupations

827 730 4.4 4.0 5.1 3.9 4.2 4.1

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

926 832 6.2 5.5 6.1 5.2 9.3 11.1

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

88 151 6.7 10.8 5.4 8.6 10.4 17.1

Construction and extraction occupations

617 462 7.4 5.3 7.3 5.3 11.0 5.8

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

221 218 4.2 4.4 4.2 4.3 4.6 6.4

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,122 1,091 6.0 5.9 5.8 5.5 6.9 7.3

Production occupations

462 439 5.1 4.9 4.8 4.3 5.9 6.6

Transportation and material moving occupations

660 652 6.9 6.7 6.5 6.4 8.6 8.5

No previous work experience

1,289 1,278 - - - - - -

16 to 19 years

822 785 - - - - - -

20 to 24 years

282 291 - - - - - -

25 years and over

185 202 - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes a small number of persons whose last job was in the Armed Forces.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000).

 

Last Modified Date: July 08, 2016