Table A-10. Selected unemployment indicators, seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-10. Selected unemployment indicators, seasonally adjusted
Characteristic Number of
unemployed persons
(in thousands)
Unemployment rates
Feb.
2018
Jan.
2019
Feb.
2019
Feb.
2018
Oct.
2018
Nov.
2018
Dec.
2018
Jan.
2019
Feb.
2019

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

6,687 6,535 6,235 4.1 3.8 3.7 3.9 4.0 3.8

16 to 19 years

870 767 776 14.4 12.0 12.0 12.5 12.9 13.4

16 to 17 years

345 282 335 15.4 10.6 13.2 13.8 14.4 16.0

18 to 19 years

525 479 453 13.7 12.9 11.5 12.1 12.2 12.2

20 years and over

5,817 5,768 5,459 3.7 3.4 3.4 3.5 3.7 3.5

20 to 24 years

1,037 1,143 1,090 6.8 6.8 6.6 7.2 7.6 7.2

25 years and over

4,784 4,640 4,372 3.4 3.1 3.0 3.1 3.3 3.1

25 to 54 years

3,599 3,425 3,331 3.5 3.1 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.2

25 to 34 years

1,584 1,464 1,495 4.3 3.7 3.7 3.9 3.9 4.0

35 to 44 years

1,035 984 886 3.1 3.0 2.9 2.8 2.9 2.6

45 to 54 years

980 978 950 2.9 2.8 2.6 2.9 2.9 2.9

55 years and over

1,188 1,207 1,029 3.2 2.9 2.9 2.9 3.2 2.7

Men, 16 years and over

3,562 3,545 3,343 4.1 3.8 3.6 3.9 4.1 3.9

16 to 19 years

490 419 423 16.6 12.6 12.3 13.7 14.1 15.1

16 to 17 years

182 149 189 17.3 11.1 14.8 14.9 15.6 18.0

18 to 19 years

313 261 251 16.2 13.5 11.1 13.7 13.1 14.0

20 years and over

3,072 3,126 2,920 3.7 3.5 3.3 3.6 3.7 3.5

20 to 24 years

599 652 589 7.5 7.4 7.3 7.8 8.4 7.6

25 years and over

2,477 2,492 2,333 3.3 3.0 2.9 3.1 3.3 3.1

25 to 54 years

1,794 1,818 1,762 3.2 3.2 2.9 3.2 3.3 3.2

25 to 34 years

800 795 767 4.1 3.7 3.3 3.7 4.0 3.9

35 to 44 years

497 526 479 2.7 3.0 2.9 2.8 2.9 2.6

45 to 54 years

497 497 515 2.8 2.7 2.6 3.0 2.9 3.0

55 years and over

684 673 571 3.5 2.6 2.9 3.0 3.3 2.8

Women, 16 years and over

3,125 2,990 2,892 4.1 3.7 3.8 3.8 3.9 3.8

16 to 19 years

379 347 352 12.3 11.4 11.7 11.3 11.7 11.8

16 to 17 years

163 133 146 13.6 10.1 11.9 12.9 13.3 14.0

18 to 19 years

212 218 203 11.2 12.3 12.0 10.5 11.2 10.6

20 years and over

2,746 2,642 2,540 3.8 3.4 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.4

20 to 24 years

437 491 501 6.0 6.1 5.8 6.5 6.7 6.8

25 years and over

2,307 2,148 2,040 3.5 3.1 3.2 3.1 3.2 3.1

25 to 54 years

1,805 1,607 1,570 3.7 3.1 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.2

25 to 34 years

784 669 728 4.7 3.6 4.1 4.2 3.9 4.2

35 to 44 years

538 458 407 3.5 2.9 2.9 2.7 2.9 2.6

45 to 54 years

484 480 435 3.0 2.8 2.7 2.8 3.0 2.8

55 years and over

496 515 461 2.9 3.0 2.8 2.8 2.9 2.6

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

989 992 907 2.1 1.9 2.0 2.1 2.1 1.9

Married women, spouse present(1)

981 912 866 2.7 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.3

Women who maintain families(2)

637 539 496 6.2 5.3 5.4 4.5 5.4 4.9

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(3)

5,391 5,415 5,087 4.1 3.6 3.5 3.7 4.0 3.8

Part-time workers(4)

1,281 1,176 1,135 4.4 4.4 4.5 4.8 4.2 4.1

Footnotes
(1) Refers to persons in opposite-sex couples only.
(2) Data are not seasonally adjusted. Refers to female householders residing with one or more family members, but not an opposite-sex spouse.
(3) Full-time workers are unemployed persons who have expressed a desire to work full time (35 hours or more per week) or are on layoff from full-time jobs.
(4) Part-time workers are unemployed persons who have expressed a desire to work part time (less than 35 hours per week) or are on layoff from part-time jobs.

NOTE: Detail for the seasonally adjusted data shown in this table will not necessarily add to totals because of the independent seasonal adjustment of the various series. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: March 08, 2019