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
2018
May
2019
June
2019
June
2018
Feb.
2019
Mar.
2019
Apr.
2019
May
2019
June
2019

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

257,642 258,861 259,037 257,642 258,392 258,537 258,693 258,861 259,037

Civilian labor force

163,277 162,655 164,120 162,129 163,184 162,960 162,470 162,646 162,981

Participation rate

63.4 62.8 63.4 62.9 63.2 63.0 62.8 62.8 62.9

Employed

156,465 157,152 157,828 155,592 156,949 156,748 156,645 156,758 157,005

Employment-population ratio

60.7 60.7 60.9 60.4 60.7 60.6 60.6 60.6 60.6

Unemployed

6,812 5,503 6,292 6,537 6,235 6,211 5,824 5,888 5,975

Unemployment rate

4.2 3.4 3.8 4.0 3.8 3.8 3.6 3.6 3.7

Not in labor force

94,365 96,207 94,917 95,513 95,208 95,577 96,223 96,215 96,057

Persons who currently want a job

5,654 5,500 5,725 5,285 5,222 5,227 5,121 5,045 5,322

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

124,604 125,197 125,285 124,604 124,965 125,037 125,114 125,197 125,285

Civilian labor force

86,988 86,532 87,415 86,028 86,439 86,442 86,179 86,377 86,479

Participation rate

69.8 69.1 69.8 69.0 69.2 69.1 68.9 69.0 69.0

Employed

83,414 83,561 84,189 82,506 83,095 83,034 82,959 83,192 83,293

Employment-population ratio

66.9 66.7 67.2 66.2 66.5 66.4 66.3 66.4 66.5

Unemployed

3,573 2,971 3,226 3,522 3,343 3,408 3,221 3,185 3,185

Unemployment rate

4.1 3.4 3.7 4.1 3.9 3.9 3.7 3.7 3.7

Not in labor force

37,616 38,665 37,870 38,575 38,527 38,595 38,935 38,820 38,806

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

116,115 116,752 116,843 116,115 116,513 116,586 116,665 116,752 116,843

Civilian labor force

83,470 83,785 83,837 83,103 83,632 83,573 83,373 83,561 83,501

Participation rate

71.9 71.8 71.8 71.6 71.8 71.7 71.5 71.6 71.5

Employed

80,498 81,192 81,173 80,006 80,712 80,564 80,576 80,766 80,718

Employment-population ratio

69.3 69.5 69.5 68.9 69.3 69.1 69.1 69.2 69.1

Unemployed

2,972 2,594 2,663 3,097 2,920 3,009 2,797 2,795 2,783

Unemployment rate

3.6 3.1 3.2 3.7 3.5 3.6 3.4 3.3 3.3

Not in labor force

32,645 32,967 33,006 33,012 32,881 33,013 33,292 33,191 33,341

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

133,038 133,664 133,753 133,038 133,427 133,500 133,579 133,664 133,753

Civilian labor force

76,289 76,122 76,705 76,101 76,746 76,518 76,291 76,269 76,502

Participation rate

57.3 57.0 57.3 57.2 57.5 57.3 57.1 57.1 57.2

Employed

73,051 73,591 73,639 73,086 73,854 73,715 73,687 73,566 73,712

Employment-population ratio

54.9 55.1 55.1 54.9 55.4 55.2 55.2 55.0 55.1

Unemployed

3,238 2,532 3,066 3,015 2,892 2,803 2,604 2,703 2,790

Unemployment rate

4.2 3.3 4.0 4.0 3.8 3.7 3.4 3.5 3.6

Not in labor force

56,749 57,542 57,048 56,938 56,681 56,982 57,288 57,395 57,251

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

124,771 125,419 125,509 124,771 125,177 125,252 125,332 125,419 125,509

Civilian labor force

72,848 73,263 73,297 73,155 73,760 73,525 73,419 73,347 73,579

Participation rate

58.4 58.4 58.4 58.6 58.9 58.7 58.6 58.5 58.6

Employed

70,045 71,072 70,714 70,455 71,221 71,072 71,131 70,981 71,139

Employment-population ratio

56.1 56.7 56.3 56.5 56.9 56.7 56.8 56.6 56.7

Unemployed

2,802 2,191 2,583 2,701 2,540 2,453 2,288 2,366 2,441

Unemployment rate

3.8 3.0 3.5 3.7 3.4 3.3 3.1 3.2 3.3

Not in labor force

51,924 52,156 52,212 51,616 51,417 51,727 51,913 52,071 51,929

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

16,755 16,690 16,686 16,755 16,702 16,698 16,696 16,690 16,686

Civilian labor force

6,959 5,607 6,986 5,871 5,792 5,862 5,678 5,738 5,900

Participation rate

41.5 33.6 41.9 35.0 34.7 35.1 34.0 34.4 35.4

Employed

5,921 4,888 5,941 5,131 5,017 5,113 4,938 5,011 5,148

Employment-population ratio

35.3 29.3 35.6 30.6 30.0 30.6 29.6 30.0 30.9

Unemployed

1,038 718 1,046 740 776 748 740 726 751

Unemployment rate

14.9 12.8 15.0 12.6 13.4 12.8 13.0 12.7 12.7

Not in labor force

9,797 11,084 9,700 10,885 10,909 10,837 11,018 10,953 10,786

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 05, 2019