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.
2018
Jan.
2019
Jan.
2018
Jan.
2019

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

29,404 30,080 227,376 228,160

Civilian labor force

5,987 6,180 154,050 155,924

Participation rate

20.4 20.5 67.8 68.3

Employed

5,460 5,625 147,388 149,339

Employment-population ratio

18.6 18.7 64.8 65.5

Unemployed

527 556 6,662 6,585

Unemployment rate

8.8 9.0 4.3 4.2

Not in labor force

23,417 23,899 73,326 72,236

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,587 2,648 77,314 77,564

Participation rate

35.8 35.2 82.0 82.5

Employed

2,337 2,387 73,686 74,014

Employment-population ratio

32.4 31.7 78.1 78.8

Unemployed

250 260 3,628 3,550

Unemployment rate

9.7 9.8 4.7 4.6

Not in labor force

4,632 4,885 17,000 16,420

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,321 2,381 68,309 69,186

Participation rate

30.4 30.9 70.4 71.4

Employed

2,108 2,156 65,554 66,509

Employment-population ratio

27.6 28.0 67.5 68.6

Unemployed

213 224 2,755 2,677

Unemployment rate

9.2 9.4 4.0 3.9

Not in labor force

5,314 5,333 28,777 27,706

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

1,079 1,151 8,427 9,174

Participation rate

7.4 7.8 23.4 24.6

Employed

1,016 1,081 8,147 8,817

Employment-population ratio

7.0 7.3 22.6 23.6

Unemployed

63 71 279 357

Unemployment rate

5.9 6.1 3.3 3.9

Not in labor force

13,471 13,681 27,550 28,110

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 01, 2019