HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-36. Unemployed persons by age, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, marital status, and duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Age, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and marital status August 2015
Unemployed Weeks of unemployment
Total Less
than
5 weeks
5 to 14
weeks
15 weeks and over Average
(mean)
duration
Median
duration
Total 15 to 26
weeks
27 weeks
and over

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

8,162 2,100 2,744 3,318 1,136 2,183 27.6 11.0

16 to 19 years

996 341 480 176 80 95 12.2 7.7

20 to 24 years

1,394 403 487 505 205 299 20.7 10.5

25 to 34 years

1,822 453 564 805 331 474 26.0 12.2

35 to 44 years

1,257 297 396 564 164 400 31.3 11.9

45 to 54 years

1,334 319 431 584 165 420 32.5 11.8

55 to 64 years

1,018 203 287 528 149 379 39.1 16.5

65 years and over

342 85 99 158 42 116 40.7 12.8

Men, 16 years and over

4,098 1,017 1,232 1,848 616 1,232 30.6 12.5

16 to 19 years

517 174 234 110 57 53 12.9 8.0

20 to 24 years

770 224 229 317 130 187 22.4 11.7

25 to 34 years

924 205 258 461 167 294 32.8 14.4

35 to 44 years

578 101 171 305 85 220 35.1 17.3

45 to 54 years

626 145 172 309 83 226 37.4 14.2

55 to 64 years

500 112 133 256 84 172 37.4 15.5

65 years and over

184 57 37 90 11 79 48.8 14.0

Women, 16 years and over

4,064 1,083 1,511 1,470 520 951 24.4 10.1

16 to 19 years

479 167 246 66 24 42 11.4 7.5

20 to 24 years

624 179 258 187 75 112 18.6 9.2

25 to 34 years

898 248 306 344 164 180 19.1 10.5

35 to 44 years

679 196 225 258 79 180 28.0 9.6

45 to 54 years

708 174 259 275 82 194 28.2 10.6

55 to 64 years

518 91 155 272 66 206 40.7 18.1

65 years and over

158 28 62 68 31 37 31.4 11.5

RACE AND HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

White, 16 years and over

5,508 1,501 1,884 2,122 747 1,375 25.7 10.4

Men

2,835 742 891 1,202 407 795 28.1 11.7

Women

2,672 759 993 920 341 580 23.2 9.5

Black or African American, 16 years and over

1,919 406 625 888 281 607 32.9 13.2

Men

904 183 233 487 152 335 38.7 17.8

Women

1,016 223 392 401 129 272 27.7 11.5

Asian, 16 years and over

313 88 95 130 52 79 26.5 11.9

Men

157 46 39 71 31 41 34.2 12.2

Women

156 42 55 59 21 38 18.8 11.8

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, 16 years and over

1,734 487 567 679 281 398 23.7 10.9

Men

833 227 273 332 126 206 25.0 10.8

Women

901 260 294 347 155 192 22.6 11.0

MARITAL STATUS

Men, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present

1,194 319 377 498 154 345 29.9 10.5

Widowed, divorced, or separated

562 124 127 312 102 210 36.0 18.1

Never married

2,342 575 729 1,038 361 677 29.7 12.4

Women, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present

1,239 331 466 442 153 289 25.1 9.7

Widowed, divorced, or separated

871 225 279 366 132 234 29.6 11.4

Never married

1,955 526 766 662 235 428 21.7 9.8

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: September 04, 2015