HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-40. Employment status of persons 18 years and over by veteran status, age, and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Veteran status, age, and sex February 2015
Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not in
labor
force
Total Percent
of
population
Employed Unemployed
Total Percent
of
population
Total Percent
of
labor force

TOTAL VETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

21,326 10,903 51.1 10,325 48.4 578 5.3 10,423

18 to 24 years

264 218 82.4 177 67.0 41 18.7 47

25 to 34 years

1,781 1,481 83.2 1,371 77.0 109 7.4 300

35 to 44 years

2,366 2,097 88.6 2,011 85.0 86 4.1 269

45 to 54 years

3,386 2,822 83.3 2,693 79.5 129 4.6 564

55 to 64 years

3,918 2,402 61.3 2,274 58.0 128 5.3 1,516

65 years and over

9,611 1,883 19.6 1,799 18.7 84 4.5 7,728

Men, 18 years and over

19,335 9,577 49.5 9,076 46.9 502 5.2 9,758

18 to 24 years

218 179 82.1 142 65.2 37 20.6 39

25 to 34 years

1,443 1,246 86.3 1,152 79.8 94 7.5 197

35 to 44 years

1,947 1,767 90.8 1,704 87.5 63 3.6 180

45 to 54 years

2,874 2,421 84.2 2,308 80.3 113 4.7 453

55 to 64 years

3,532 2,154 61.0 2,038 57.7 117 5.4 1,378

65 years and over

9,321 1,810 19.4 1,732 18.6 79 4.3 7,511

Women, 18 years and over

1,991 1,326 66.6 1,250 62.8 76 5.7 665

18 to 24 years

46 39 - 35 - 4 - 8

25 to 34 years

338 235 69.6 219 65.0 16 6.7 103

35 to 44 years

418 330 78.8 307 73.4 23 6.8 89

45 to 54 years

513 402 78.3 385 75.1 16 4.1 111

55 to 64 years

386 248 64.3 236 61.2 12 4.7 138

65 years and over

290 73 25.0 67 23.1 6 - 217

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

3,421 2,825 82.6 2,635 77.0 190 6.7 596

18 to 24 years

264 218 82.4 177 67.0 41 18.7 47

25 to 34 years

1,683 1,410 83.8 1,304 77.5 106 7.5 273

35 to 44 years

699 605 86.5 585 83.7 20 3.3 94

45 to 54 years

529 437 82.6 417 78.8 21 4.7 92

55 to 64 years

193 139 72.4 136 70.8 3 2.2 53

65 years and over

53 16 - 16 - 0 - 37

Men, 18 years and over

2,838 2,404 84.7 2,230 78.6 174 7.2 434

18 to 24 years

218 179 82.1 142 65.2 37 20.6 39

25 to 34 years

1,380 1,192 86.3 1,098 79.5 94 7.9 189

35 to 44 years

599 541 90.3 521 87.0 20 3.7 58

45 to 54 years

417 349 83.6 329 78.8 20 5.7 68

55 to 64 years

173 131 75.7 128 73.9 3 2.4 42

65 years and over

49 12 - 12 - 0 - 37

Women, 18 years and over

584 421 72.2 405 69.3 17 4.0 163

18 to 24 years

46 39 - 35 - 4 - 8

25 to 34 years

302 218 72.1 206 68.1 12 5.6 84

35 to 44 years

100 64 64.0 64 64.0 0 - 36

45 to 54 years

112 88 79.0 88 78.5 1 0.6 23

55 to 64 years

19 8 - 8 - 0 - 11

65 years and over

4 4 - 4 - 0 - 0

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

219,793 143,572 65.3 135,360 61.6 8,212 5.7 76,222

18 to 24 years

29,661 18,794 63.4 16,612 56.0 2,182 11.6 10,866

25 to 34 years

40,769 33,084 81.2 31,188 76.5 1,896 5.7 7,685

35 to 44 years

37,317 30,382 81.4 28,898 77.4 1,484 4.9 6,936

45 to 54 years

39,343 31,233 79.4 29,925 76.1 1,307 4.2 8,110

55 to 64 years

36,381 23,300 64.0 22,275 61.2 1,026 4.4 13,081

65 years and over

36,323 6,778 18.7 6,462 17.8 316 4.7 29,545

Men, 18 years and over

96,888 72,636 75.0 68,082 70.3 4,554 6.3 24,252

18 to 24 years

14,857 9,703 65.3 8,447 56.9 1,256 12.9 5,154

25 to 34 years

19,582 17,509 89.4 16,408 83.8 1,101 6.3 2,072

35 to 44 years

17,484 15,684 89.7 14,891 85.2 793 5.1 1,801

45 to 54 years

18,031 15,547 86.2 14,850 82.4 698 4.5 2,484

55 to 64 years

15,846 11,322 71.4 10,763 67.9 559 4.9 4,524

65 years and over

11,087 2,871 25.9 2,724 24.6 147 5.1 8,216

Women, 18 years and over

122,906 70,936 57.7 67,278 54.7 3,658 5.2 51,970

18 to 24 years

14,803 9,091 61.4 8,165 55.2 926 10.2 5,712

25 to 34 years

21,187 15,575 73.5 14,780 69.8 795 5.1 5,612

35 to 44 years

19,833 14,698 74.1 14,007 70.6 691 4.7 5,135

45 to 54 years

21,312 15,686 73.6 15,076 70.7 610 3.9 5,626

55 to 64 years

20,535 11,979 58.3 11,512 56.1 467 3.9 8,556

65 years and over

25,236 3,907 15.5 3,738 14.8 169 4.3 21,328

NOTE: Veterans are men and women who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces and were not on active duty at the time of the survey. Gulf War-era II veterans served on active duty anywhere in the world sometime since September 2001. Nonveterans never served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces. 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: March 06, 2015