Table A-6. Employment status of the civilian population by sex, age, and disability status, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-6. Employment status of the civilian population by sex, age, and disability status, not seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Persons with a disability Persons with no disability
Jan.
2017
Jan.
2018
Jan.
2017
Jan.
2018

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

29,964 29,404 224,118 227,376

Civilian labor force

5,847 5,987 152,828 154,050

Participation rate

19.5 20.4 68.2 67.8

Employed

5,206 5,460 145,321 147,388

Employment-population ratio

17.4 18.6 64.8 64.8

Unemployed

641 527 7,508 6,662

Unemployment rate

11.0 8.8 4.9 4.3

Not in labor force

24,116 23,417 71,290 73,326

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,479 2,587 76,763 77,314

Participation rate

33.0 35.8 82.1 82.0

Employed

2,181 2,337 72,724 73,686

Employment-population ratio

29.0 32.4 77.8 78.1

Unemployed

298 250 4,039 3,628

Unemployment rate

12.0 9.7 5.3 4.7

Not in labor force

5,032 4,632 16,721 17,000

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,320 2,321 67,814 68,309

Participation rate

28.7 30.4 70.5 70.4

Employed

2,053 2,108 64,631 65,554

Employment-population ratio

25.4 27.6 67.2 67.5

Unemployed

267 213 3,183 2,755

Unemployment rate

11.5 9.2 4.7 4.0

Not in labor force

5,765 5,314 28,410 28,777

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

1,049 1,079 8,252 8,427

Participation rate

7.3 7.4 24.0 23.4

Employed

972 1,016 7,966 8,147

Employment-population ratio

6.8 7.0 23.1 22.6

Unemployed

77 63 286 279

Unemployment rate

7.3 5.9 3.5 3.3

Not in labor force

13,319 13,471 26,159 27,550

NOTE: A person with a disability has at least one of the following conditions: is deaf or has serious difficulty hearing; is blind or has serious difficulty seeing even when wearing glasses; has serious difficulty concentrating, remembering, or making decisions because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition; has serious difficulty walking or climbing stairs; has difficulty dressing or bathing; or has difficulty doing errands alone such as visiting a doctor's office or shopping because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: February 02, 2018