Table A-1. Employment status of the civilian population by sex and age

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-1. Employment status of the civilian population by sex and age
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted(1)
June
2016
May
2017
June
2017
June
2016
Feb.
2017
Mar.
2017
Apr.
2017
May
2017
June
2017

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

253,397 254,767 254,957 253,397 254,246 254,414 254,588 254,767 254,957

Civilian labor force

160,135 159,979 161,337 158,889 160,056 160,201 160,213 159,784 160,145

Participation rate

63.2 62.8 63.3 62.7 63.0 63.0 62.9 62.7 62.8

Employed

151,990 153,407 154,086 151,090 152,528 153,000 153,156 152,923 153,168

Employment-population ratio

60.0 60.2 60.4 59.6 60.0 60.1 60.2 60.0 60.1

Unemployed

8,144 6,572 7,250 7,799 7,528 7,202 7,056 6,861 6,977

Unemployment rate

5.1 4.1 4.5 4.9 4.7 4.5 4.4 4.3 4.4

Not in labor force

93,262 94,788 93,621 94,508 94,190 94,213 94,375 94,983 94,813

Persons who currently want a job

6,101 5,976 5,725 5,706 5,597 5,781 5,707 5,561 5,431

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

122,427 123,120 123,215 122,427 122,862 122,945 123,032 123,120 123,215

Civilian labor force

85,790 85,007 85,970 84,773 85,194 85,076 85,175 84,896 84,992

Participation rate

70.1 69.0 69.8 69.2 69.3 69.2 69.2 69.0 69.0

Employed

81,514 81,572 82,230 80,575 81,141 81,136 81,419 81,290 81,290

Employment-population ratio

66.6 66.3 66.7 65.8 66.0 66.0 66.2 66.0 66.0

Unemployed

4,275 3,436 3,740 4,198 4,053 3,940 3,755 3,606 3,702

Unemployment rate

5.0 4.0 4.4 5.0 4.8 4.6 4.4 4.2 4.4

Not in labor force

36,638 38,113 37,245 37,654 37,668 37,870 37,857 38,224 38,223

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

113,951 114,627 114,721 113,951 114,375 114,455 114,538 114,627 114,721

Civilian labor force

82,209 82,130 82,394 81,782 82,138 82,046 82,091 81,942 81,975

Participation rate

72.1 71.6 71.8 71.8 71.8 71.7 71.7 71.5 71.5

Employed

78,673 79,126 79,267 78,098 78,573 78,556 78,838 78,801 78,707

Employment-population ratio

69.0 69.0 69.1 68.5 68.7 68.6 68.8 68.7 68.6

Unemployed

3,536 3,004 3,126 3,684 3,564 3,491 3,253 3,141 3,268

Unemployment rate

4.3 3.7 3.8 4.5 4.3 4.3 4.0 3.8 4.0

Not in labor force

31,742 32,497 32,327 32,169 32,237 32,409 32,447 32,685 32,746

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

130,969 131,647 131,742 130,969 131,384 131,469 131,556 131,647 131,742

Civilian labor force

74,345 74,972 75,366 74,116 74,862 75,126 75,038 74,887 75,153

Participation rate

56.8 56.9 57.2 56.6 57.0 57.1 57.0 56.9 57.0

Employed

70,476 71,835 71,856 70,515 71,388 71,863 71,737 71,633 71,878

Employment-population ratio

53.8 54.6 54.5 53.8 54.3 54.7 54.5 54.4 54.6

Unemployed

3,869 3,136 3,510 3,601 3,475 3,262 3,301 3,255 3,274

Unemployment rate

5.2 4.2 4.7 4.9 4.6 4.3 4.4 4.3 4.4

Not in labor force

56,625 56,675 56,376 56,853 56,521 56,343 56,518 56,759 56,590

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

122,728 123,386 123,480 122,728 123,131 123,212 123,296 123,386 123,480

Civilian labor force

71,057 72,085 71,844 71,310 72,011 72,160 72,136 71,988 72,149

Participation rate

57.9 58.4 58.2 58.1 58.5 58.6 58.5 58.3 58.4

Employed

67,769 69,340 68,855 68,116 68,932 69,271 69,213 69,105 69,241

Employment-population ratio

55.2 56.2 55.8 55.5 56.0 56.2 56.1 56.0 56.1

Unemployed

3,288 2,745 2,989 3,194 3,079 2,890 2,922 2,883 2,907

Unemployment rate

4.6 3.8 4.2 4.5 4.3 4.0 4.1 4.0 4.0

Not in labor force

51,671 51,300 51,637 51,418 51,119 51,052 51,161 51,398 51,332

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

16,718 16,754 16,756 16,718 16,740 16,747 16,754 16,754 16,756

Civilian labor force

6,868 5,764 7,099 5,798 5,907 5,995 5,986 5,854 6,021

Participation rate

41.1 34.4 42.4 34.7 35.3 35.8 35.7 34.9 35.9

Employed

5,548 4,941 5,964 4,877 5,023 5,173 5,105 5,017 5,220

Employment-population ratio

33.2 29.5 35.6 29.2 30.0 30.9 30.5 29.9 31.2

Unemployed

1,320 823 1,135 921 884 822 881 837 801

Unemployment rate

19.2 14.3 16.0 15.9 15.0 13.7 14.7 14.3 13.3

Not in labor force

9,849 10,991 9,657 10,920 10,833 10,752 10,768 10,901 10,735

Footnotes
(1) The population figures are not adjusted for seasonal variation; therefore, identical numbers appear in the unadjusted and seasonally adjusted columns.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: July 07, 2017