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 April 2016
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

20,959 10,574 50.4 10,157 48.5 416 3.9 10,385

18 to 24 years

236 187 79.2 175 74.3 12 6.3 49

25 to 34 years

1,753 1,413 80.6 1,329 75.8 83 5.9 341

35 to 44 years

2,285 1,952 85.4 1,886 82.5 66 3.4 333

45 to 54 years

3,304 2,736 82.8 2,642 80.0 94 3.4 568

55 to 64 years

3,833 2,345 61.2 2,248 58.7 97 4.1 1,488

65 years and over

9,548 1,941 20.3 1,877 19.7 64 3.3 7,607

Men, 18 years and over

18,948 9,345 49.3 8,971 47.3 374 4.0 9,603

18 to 24 years

194 156 80.5 144 74.4 12 7.5 38

25 to 34 years

1,427 1,191 83.5 1,116 78.2 74 6.3 236

35 to 44 years

1,882 1,628 86.5 1,579 83.9 49 3.0 254

45 to 54 years

2,823 2,383 84.4 2,302 81.5 82 3.4 440

55 to 64 years

3,378 2,083 61.6 1,989 58.9 93 4.5 1,295

65 years and over

9,244 1,904 20.6 1,840 19.9 64 3.4 7,340

Women, 18 years and over

2,011 1,229 61.1 1,187 59.0 42 3.4 782

18 to 24 years

42 30 - 30 - 0 - 11

25 to 34 years

326 222 67.9 213 65.2 9 4.0 105

35 to 44 years

403 324 80.4 307 76.2 17 5.2 79

45 to 54 years

481 353 73.3 340 70.7 12 3.5 128

55 to 64 years

455 263 57.7 259 56.9 4 1.4 192

65 years and over

304 38 12.3 38 12.3 0 - 267

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

3,958 3,129 79.1 3,002 75.9 127 4.1 828

18 to 24 years

236 187 79.2 175 74.3 12 6.3 49

25 to 34 years

1,702 1,375 80.8 1,292 75.9 83 6.1 327

35 to 44 years

1,088 891 81.9 871 80.1 19 2.2 197

45 to 54 years

648 518 79.9 509 78.5 9 1.7 130

55 to 64 years

214 143 66.8 139 65.1 4 2.6 71

65 years and over

69 16 - 16 - 0 - 53

Men, 18 years and over

3,230 2,607 80.7 2,507 77.6 100 3.8 623

18 to 24 years

194 156 80.5 144 74.4 12 7.5 38

25 to 34 years

1,381 1,158 83.9 1,084 78.5 74 6.4 222

35 to 44 years

858 704 82.0 694 80.8 10 1.4 154

45 to 54 years

552 446 80.9 442 80.1 4 1.0 106

55 to 64 years

184 127 68.9 127 68.9 0 0.0 57

65 years and over

62 16 - 16 - 0 - 46

Women, 18 years and over

727 522 71.8 495 68.1 27 5.1 205

18 to 24 years

42 30 - 30 - 0 - 11

25 to 34 years

322 217 67.4 208 64.7 9 4.1 105

35 to 44 years

230 187 81.3 178 77.3 9 5.0 43

45 to 54 years

96 71 74.2 67 69.3 5 - 25

55 to 64 years

31 17 - 13 - 4 - 14

65 years and over

8 0 - 0 - 0 - 8

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

222,987 146,005 65.5 139,378 62.5 6,627 4.5 76,982

18 to 24 years

29,221 18,452 63.1 16,796 57.5 1,655 9.0 10,770

25 to 34 years

41,655 33,762 81.1 32,129 77.1 1,633 4.8 7,893

35 to 44 years

37,469 30,830 82.3 29,647 79.1 1,183 3.8 6,640

45 to 54 years

39,167 31,368 80.1 30,300 77.4 1,068 3.4 7,799

55 to 64 years

37,355 24,195 64.8 23,351 62.5 844 3.5 13,160

65 years and over

38,118 7,398 19.4 7,155 18.8 243 3.3 30,720

Men, 18 years and over

98,726 74,087 75.0 70,623 71.5 3,464 4.7 24,639

18 to 24 years

14,662 9,479 64.6 8,589 58.6 890 9.4 5,183

25 to 34 years

20,070 17,853 89.0 16,940 84.4 913 5.1 2,217

35 to 44 years

17,600 16,014 91.0 15,445 87.8 570 3.6 1,585

45 to 54 years

17,926 15,572 86.9 15,033 83.9 539 3.5 2,354

55 to 64 years

16,427 11,846 72.1 11,406 69.4 440 3.7 4,580

65 years and over

12,041 3,323 27.6 3,211 26.7 113 3.4 8,718

Women, 18 years and over

124,261 71,918 57.9 68,755 55.3 3,163 4.4 52,343

18 to 24 years

14,559 8,973 61.6 8,207 56.4 766 8.5 5,586

25 to 34 years

21,585 15,909 73.7 15,189 70.4 720 4.5 5,676

35 to 44 years

19,870 14,816 74.6 14,202 71.5 614 4.1 5,054

45 to 54 years

21,241 15,796 74.4 15,267 71.9 529 3.4 5,445

55 to 64 years

20,928 12,349 59.0 11,945 57.1 404 3.3 8,580

65 years and over

26,077 4,075 15.6 3,944 15.1 130 3.2 22,002

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: May 06, 2016