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 2016
Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not in
labor
force
Total Percent
of
population
Employed Unemployed
Total Percent
of
population
Total Percent
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labor force

TOTAL VETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

20,857 10,522 50.4 10,069 48.3 453 4.3 10,335

18 to 24 years

225 156 69.3 146 64.8 10 6.5 69

25 to 34 years

1,748 1,423 81.4 1,330 76.1 94 6.6 325

35 to 44 years

2,286 1,973 86.3 1,889 82.6 83 4.2 314

45 to 54 years

3,259 2,784 85.4 2,672 82.0 113 4.0 474

55 to 64 years

3,754 2,285 60.9 2,202 58.7 83 3.6 1,469

65 years and over

9,585 1,901 19.8 1,830 19.1 71 3.7 7,685

Men, 18 years and over

18,842 9,274 49.2 8,909 47.3 365 3.9 9,568

18 to 24 years

188 140 74.5 136 72.4 4 2.9 48

25 to 34 years

1,422 1,174 82.5 1,107 77.8 67 5.7 248

35 to 44 years

1,881 1,668 88.7 1,608 85.5 60 3.6 213

45 to 54 years

2,791 2,400 86.0 2,305 82.6 94 3.9 391

55 to 64 years

3,349 2,062 61.6 1,986 59.3 76 3.7 1,287

65 years and over

9,211 1,831 19.9 1,767 19.2 64 3.5 7,380

Women, 18 years and over

2,015 1,248 61.9 1,160 57.6 87 7.0 767

18 to 24 years

37 16 - 10 - 6 - 21

25 to 34 years

326 250 76.6 223 68.4 27 10.6 76

35 to 44 years

405 305 75.2 282 69.5 23 7.6 101

45 to 54 years

468 385 82.2 366 78.3 18 4.8 83

55 to 64 years

405 223 55.2 217 53.6 6 2.9 181

65 years and over

374 70 18.6 63 16.7 7 - 305

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

3,846 3,154 82.0 3,007 78.2 147 4.7 692

18 to 24 years

225 156 69.3 146 64.8 10 6.5 69

25 to 34 years

1,680 1,361 81.0 1,267 75.4 94 6.9 320

35 to 44 years

1,087 921 84.7 896 82.4 26 2.8 166

45 to 54 years

592 527 89.0 512 86.5 15 2.9 65

55 to 64 years

213 176 82.5 174 81.4 2 1.4 37

65 years and over

48 13 - 13 - 0 - 35

Men, 18 years and over

3,182 2,651 83.3 2,541 79.9 110 4.2 531

18 to 24 years

188 140 74.5 136 72.4 4 2.9 48

25 to 34 years

1,382 1,134 82.0 1,067 77.2 67 5.9 248

35 to 44 years

882 767 87.0 746 84.5 21 2.8 115

45 to 54 years

510 450 88.4 435 85.4 15 3.3 59

55 to 64 years

180 147 81.5 144 80.1 2 1.7 33

65 years and over

40 13 - 13 - 0 - 27

Women, 18 years and over

664 503 75.7 466 70.2 37 7.3 161

18 to 24 years

37 16 - 10 - 6 - 21

25 to 34 years

298 227 76.1 201 67.2 27 11.7 71

35 to 44 years

205 154 75.1 150 73.1 4 2.7 51

45 to 54 years

82 77 93.2 77 93.2 0 0.0 6

55 to 64 years

33 29 - 29 - 0 - 4

65 years and over

8 0 - 0 - 0 - 8

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

224,047 146,871 65.6 139,716 62.4 7,155 4.9 77,176

18 to 24 years

29,247 19,534 66.8 17,712 60.6 1,822 9.3 9,713

25 to 34 years

41,893 34,355 82.0 32,568 77.7 1,787 5.2 7,538

35 to 44 years

37,545 30,710 81.8 29,464 78.5 1,246 4.1 6,835

45 to 54 years

39,123 30,923 79.0 29,768 76.1 1,154 3.7 8,200

55 to 64 years

37,623 23,910 63.6 23,084 61.4 827 3.5 13,713

65 years and over

38,616 7,438 19.3 7,120 18.4 318 4.3 31,178

Men, 18 years and over

99,310 74,927 75.4 71,440 71.9 3,487 4.7 24,383

18 to 24 years

14,674 10,187 69.4 9,113 62.1 1,074 10.5 4,487

25 to 34 years

20,197 18,041 89.3 17,202 85.2 838 4.6 2,157

35 to 44 years

17,641 16,025 90.8 15,457 87.6 567 3.5 1,616

45 to 54 years

17,946 15,433 86.0 14,942 83.3 491 3.2 2,513

55 to 64 years

16,557 11,855 71.6 11,461 69.2 394 3.3 4,702

65 years and over

12,294 3,387 27.5 3,264 26.6 122 3.6 8,908

Women, 18 years and over

124,737 71,943 57.7 68,276 54.7 3,667 5.1 52,793

18 to 24 years

14,573 9,347 64.1 8,599 59.0 748 8.0 5,226

25 to 34 years

21,695 16,314 75.2 15,365 70.8 949 5.8 5,381

35 to 44 years

19,905 14,685 73.8 14,007 70.4 679 4.6 5,219

45 to 54 years

21,176 15,490 73.1 14,826 70.0 663 4.3 5,687

55 to 64 years

21,066 12,056 57.2 11,623 55.2 433 3.6 9,011

65 years and over

26,321 4,051 15.4 3,856 14.6 196 4.8 22,270

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 02, 2016