HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-30. Unemployed persons by occupation and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation Total unemployed Unemployment rates
Mar.
2013
Mar.
2014
Total Men Women
Mar.
2013
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2013
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2013
Mar.
2014

Total, 16 years and over(1)

11,815 10,537 7.6 6.8 8.0 7.1 7.2 6.4

Management, professional, and related occupations

2,020 1,890 3.6 3.3 3.7 3.2 3.5 3.3

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

836 827 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.3 3.5 3.7

Management occupations

548 558 3.3 3.4 3.1 3.0 3.7 3.9

Business and financial operations occupations

288 269 4.0 3.7 5.0 4.2 3.3 3.3

Professional and related occupations

1,184 1,063 3.6 3.1 3.8 3.0 3.4 3.2

Computer and mathematical occupations

135 121 3.2 2.8 3.8 2.5 1.6 3.7

Architecture and engineering occupations

100 84 3.5 3.0 2.9 2.8 6.8 3.9

Life, physical, and social science occupations

54 57 3.9 4.0 3.7 5.5 4.2 2.2

Community and social service occupations

79 83 3.2 3.2 2.1 2.0 4.0 3.9

Legal occupations

48 48 2.5 2.6 1.3 3.4 3.7 2.0

Education, training, and library occupations

299 285 3.3 3.0 4.0 3.0 3.1 3.0

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

243 196 8.3 6.3 9.4 5.9 7.0 6.7

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

226 189 2.7 2.2 2.3 1.4 2.8 2.5

Service occupations

2,480 2,190 8.8 8.0 8.8 8.7 8.8 7.4

Healthcare support occupations

253 227 6.9 6.0 5.5 8.5 7.1 5.6

Protective service occupations

123 169 3.7 4.9 3.3 4.2 5.0 7.2

Food preparation and serving related occupations

892 840 9.9 9.9 10.5 10.7 9.3 9.2

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

729 633 11.7 10.2 11.2 10.2 12.5 10.2

Personal care and service occupations

482 320 8.3 5.9 8.3 8.1 8.3 5.2

Sales and office occupations

2,701 2,343 7.6 6.5 7.2 6.1 7.8 6.8

Sales and related occupations

1,246 1,163 7.7 6.8 5.9 5.6 9.6 8.0

Office and administrative support occupations

1,455 1,180 7.4 6.2 9.1 6.8 6.8 6.0

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

1,666 1,438 11.8 10.0 11.5 9.3 18.2 23.4

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

151 210 15.3 18.7 13.0 11.1 22.9 37.8

Construction and extraction occupations

1,266 981 15.8 11.8 15.6 11.8 24.0 11.8

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

249 247 4.8 5.0 4.7 4.7 7.5 11.1

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,747 1,601 9.4 8.6 9.1 8.5 10.3 9.1

Production occupations

734 698 8.2 7.9 7.5 7.9 9.9 7.9

Transportation and material moving occupations

1,013 903 10.5 9.2 10.4 8.9 11.1 11.2

No previous work experience

1,169 1,049 - - - - - -

16 to 19 years

690 530 - - - - - -

20 to 24 years

289 321 - - - - - -

25 years and over

190 197 - - - - - -

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: April 04, 2014