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 August 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

21,171 10,686 50.5 10,236 48.3 449 4.2 10,486

18 to 24 years

262 190 72.7 173 66.0 18 9.2 72

25 to 34 years

1,760 1,436 81.6 1,341 76.2 95 6.6 324

35 to 44 years

2,313 2,003 86.6 1,957 84.6 46 2.3 311

45 to 54 years

3,329 2,840 85.3 2,736 82.2 104 3.7 489

55 to 64 years

3,831 2,250 58.7 2,128 55.6 122 5.4 1,581

65 years and over

9,675 1,966 20.3 1,902 19.7 65 3.3 7,709

Men, 18 years and over

19,172 9,452 49.3 9,067 47.3 385 4.1 9,720

18 to 24 years

206 147 71.2 132 64.2 15 9.9 59

25 to 34 years

1,439 1,218 84.6 1,138 79.1 80 6.6 221

35 to 44 years

1,908 1,681 88.1 1,654 86.7 28 1.6 227

45 to 54 years

2,858 2,465 86.2 2,375 83.1 90 3.7 394

55 to 64 years

3,452 2,041 59.1 1,934 56.0 108 5.3 1,411

65 years and over

9,309 1,900 20.4 1,835 19.7 65 3.4 7,409

Women, 18 years and over

1,999 1,234 61.7 1,170 58.5 64 5.2 765

18 to 24 years

56 44 - 41 - 3 - 12

25 to 34 years

321 218 67.8 203 63.2 15 6.8 103

35 to 44 years

406 321 79.3 303 74.8 18 5.7 84

45 to 54 years

471 376 79.7 362 76.7 14 3.7 96

55 to 64 years

379 209 55.0 195 51.3 14 6.8 171

65 years and over

366 67 18.2 67 18.2 0 - 299

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

3,581 2,878 80.4 2,744 76.6 134 4.7 702

18 to 24 years

262 190 72.7 173 66.0 18 9.2 72

25 to 34 years

1,645 1,341 81.5 1,253 76.2 88 6.6 304

35 to 44 years

892 747 83.7 737 82.6 10 1.3 145

45 to 54 years

550 439 79.8 425 77.4 14 3.1 111

55 to 64 years

183 136 74.3 132 72.2 4 2.8 47

65 years and over

49 24 - 23 - 1 - 24

Men, 18 years and over

2,956 2,434 82.3 2,322 78.6 112 4.6 522

18 to 24 years

206 147 71.2 132 64.2 15 9.9 59

25 to 34 years

1,351 1,144 84.7 1,071 79.3 73 6.4 207

35 to 44 years

738 635 86.1 630 85.3 6 0.9 102

45 to 54 years

483 389 80.4 375 77.6 14 3.5 94

55 to 64 years

145 105 72.4 101 69.8 4 3.7 40

65 years and over

33 14 - 13 - 1 - 19

Women, 18 years and over

625 444 71.1 422 67.6 22 5.0 180

18 to 24 years

56 44 - 41 - 3 - 12

25 to 34 years

294 197 67.0 182 62.0 15 7.5 97

35 to 44 years

155 112 72.4 108 69.7 4 3.8 43

45 to 54 years

67 50 - 50 - 0 - 16

55 to 64 years

38 31 - 31 - 0 - 7

65 years and over

15 10 - 10 - 0 - 5

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

221,138 144,530 65.4 137,213 62.0 7,318 5.1 76,608

18 to 24 years

29,507 19,603 66.4 17,625 59.7 1,977 10.1 9,904

25 to 34 years

41,089 33,069 80.5 31,342 76.3 1,727 5.2 8,020

35 to 44 years

37,398 30,569 81.7 29,358 78.5 1,211 4.0 6,829

45 to 54 years

39,320 31,002 78.8 29,772 75.7 1,229 4.0 8,319

55 to 64 years

36,859 23,505 63.8 22,607 61.3 898 3.8 13,354

65 years and over

36,965 6,782 18.3 6,508 17.6 274 4.0 30,182

Men, 18 years and over

97,597 73,454 75.3 69,932 71.7 3,523 4.8 24,142

18 to 24 years

14,738 10,109 68.6 9,027 61.3 1,082 10.7 4,629

25 to 34 years

19,743 17,482 88.5 16,638 84.3 844 4.8 2,262

35 to 44 years

17,542 15,898 90.6 15,348 87.5 550 3.5 1,644

45 to 54 years

17,977 15,510 86.3 14,976 83.3 535 3.4 2,467

55 to 64 years

16,112 11,490 71.3 11,094 68.9 395 3.4 4,622

65 years and over

11,484 2,965 25.8 2,849 24.8 117 3.9 8,519

Women, 18 years and over

123,542 71,076 57.5 67,281 54.5 3,795 5.3 52,466

18 to 24 years

14,769 9,494 64.3 8,598 58.2 895 9.4 5,276

25 to 34 years

21,345 15,587 73.0 14,704 68.9 883 5.7 5,758

35 to 44 years

19,856 14,670 73.9 14,010 70.6 661 4.5 5,185

45 to 54 years

21,343 15,492 72.6 14,797 69.3 695 4.5 5,852

55 to 64 years

20,747 12,016 57.9 11,512 55.5 503 4.2 8,732

65 years and over

25,481 3,817 15.0 3,659 14.4 158 4.1 21,664

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: September 04, 2015