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
2017
May
2018
June
2018
June
2017
Feb.
2018
Mar.
2018
Apr.
2018
May
2018
June
2018

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

254,957 257,454 257,642 254,957 256,934 257,097 257,272 257,454 257,642

Civilian labor force

161,337 161,765 163,277 160,214 161,921 161,763 161,527 161,539 162,140

Participation rate

63.3 62.8 63.4 62.8 63.0 62.9 62.8 62.7 62.9

Employed

154,086 156,009 156,465 153,250 155,215 155,178 155,181 155,474 155,576

Employment-population ratio

60.4 60.6 60.7 60.1 60.4 60.4 60.3 60.4 60.4

Unemployed

7,250 5,756 6,812 6,964 6,706 6,585 6,346 6,065 6,564

Unemployment rate

4.5 3.6 4.2 4.3 4.1 4.1 3.9 3.8 4.0

Not in labor force

93,621 95,689 94,365 94,743 95,012 95,335 95,745 95,915 95,502

Persons who currently want a job

5,725 5,696 5,654 5,379 5,131 5,096 5,115 5,183 5,258

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

123,215 124,509 124,604 123,215 124,250 124,331 124,418 124,509 124,604

Civilian labor force

85,970 86,309 86,988 85,027 86,267 86,169 86,152 86,157 86,056

Participation rate

69.8 69.3 69.8 69.0 69.4 69.3 69.2 69.2 69.1

Employed

82,230 83,103 83,414 81,325 82,685 82,630 82,611 82,784 82,522

Employment-population ratio

66.7 66.7 66.9 66.0 66.5 66.5 66.4 66.5 66.2

Unemployed

3,740 3,206 3,573 3,702 3,582 3,539 3,541 3,373 3,534

Unemployment rate

4.4 3.7 4.1 4.4 4.2 4.1 4.1 3.9 4.1

Not in labor force

37,245 38,201 37,616 38,188 37,983 38,162 38,266 38,352 38,548

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

114,721 116,017 116,115 114,721 115,748 115,832 115,921 116,017 116,115

Civilian labor force

82,394 83,458 83,470 82,022 83,309 83,200 83,199 83,234 83,115

Participation rate

71.8 71.9 71.9 71.5 72.0 71.8 71.8 71.7 71.6

Employed

79,267 80,698 80,498 78,753 80,213 80,113 80,111 80,329 80,013

Employment-population ratio

69.1 69.6 69.3 68.6 69.3 69.2 69.1 69.2 68.9

Unemployed

3,126 2,761 2,972 3,269 3,096 3,087 3,088 2,905 3,102

Unemployment rate

3.8 3.3 3.6 4.0 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.5 3.7

Not in labor force

32,327 32,559 32,645 32,699 32,440 32,632 32,723 32,783 33,001

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

131,742 132,944 133,038 131,742 132,684 132,766 132,853 132,944 133,038

Civilian labor force

75,366 75,456 76,289 75,188 75,654 75,594 75,375 75,382 76,084

Participation rate

57.2 56.8 57.3 57.1 57.0 56.9 56.7 56.7 57.2

Employed

71,856 72,907 73,051 71,925 72,530 72,548 72,569 72,690 73,054

Employment-population ratio

54.5 54.8 54.9 54.6 54.7 54.6 54.6 54.7 54.9

Unemployed

3,510 2,549 3,238 3,262 3,124 3,046 2,805 2,692 3,030

Unemployment rate

4.7 3.4 4.2 4.3 4.1 4.0 3.7 3.6 4.0

Not in labor force

56,376 57,488 56,749 56,555 57,030 57,172 57,479 57,562 56,954

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

123,480 124,674 124,771 123,480 124,407 124,491 124,579 124,674 124,771

Civilian labor force

71,844 72,599 72,848 72,187 72,565 72,610 72,498 72,493 73,139

Participation rate

58.2 58.2 58.4 58.5 58.3 58.3 58.2 58.1 58.6

Employed

68,855 70,341 70,045 69,289 69,828 69,916 69,992 70,077 70,419

Employment-population ratio

55.8 56.4 56.1 56.1 56.1 56.2 56.2 56.2 56.4

Unemployed

2,989 2,258 2,802 2,898 2,737 2,695 2,506 2,415 2,720

Unemployment rate

4.2 3.1 3.8 4.0 3.8 3.7 3.5 3.3 3.7

Not in labor force

51,637 52,075 51,924 51,294 51,842 51,880 52,081 52,181 51,633

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

16,756 16,763 16,755 16,756 16,778 16,774 16,771 16,763 16,755

Civilian labor force

7,099 5,707 6,959 6,006 6,048 5,952 5,831 5,812 5,886

Participation rate

42.4 34.0 41.5 35.8 36.0 35.5 34.8 34.7 35.1

Employed

5,964 4,970 5,921 5,209 5,174 5,149 5,078 5,068 5,144

Employment-population ratio

35.6 29.7 35.3 31.1 30.8 30.7 30.3 30.2 30.7

Unemployed

1,135 737 1,038 797 874 803 752 745 743

Unemployment rate

16.0 12.9 14.9 13.3 14.4 13.5 12.9 12.8 12.6

Not in labor force

9,657 11,056 9,797 10,750 10,731 10,822 10,941 10,951 10,869

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 06, 2018