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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-7. Unemployed persons by age, sex, and marital status, seasonally adjusted
[In thousands]
Age, sex, and marital status 2016 2017 2018 2019
3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

7,817 7,601 7,360 6,986 6,944 6,614 6,605 6,333 6,143 6,142 6,327 5,896 5,959

16 to 19 years

952 880 849 838 796 838 830 745 739 725 764 739 751

16 to 17 years

369 376 364 330 331 372 334 299 278 269 290 284 285

18 to 19 years

579 515 485 507 449 478 495 448 452 465 473 445 452

20 years and over

6,865 6,721 6,511 6,148 6,148 5,776 5,775 5,588 5,403 5,417 5,563 5,157 5,208

20 to 24 years

1,279 1,242 1,202 1,085 1,129 1,083 1,061 1,070 1,030 1,022 1,109 1,013 1,020

25 years and over

5,584 5,472 5,315 5,064 5,021 4,678 4,727 4,510 4,374 4,376 4,457 4,153 4,177

25 to 54 years

4,308 4,173 4,089 3,900 3,870 3,511 3,584 3,405 3,257 3,290 3,376 3,113 3,187

25 to 34 years

1,833 1,737 1,704 1,631 1,668 1,575 1,556 1,474 1,369 1,391 1,482 1,354 1,350

35 to 44 years

1,280 1,260 1,293 1,137 1,109 1,013 1,044 997 987 975 934 917 933

45 to 54 years

1,195 1,176 1,091 1,132 1,093 923 985 934 901 924 961 843 904

55 years and over

1,287 1,296 1,231 1,150 1,164 1,161 1,152 1,101 1,119 1,084 1,083 1,053 998


Men, 16 years and over

4,277 4,159 3,971 3,675 3,728 3,579 3,567 3,480 3,257 3,263 3,432 3,197 3,187

16 to 19 years

520 529 466 460 439 471 458 444 407 375 414 405 408

16 to 17 years

189 212 188 154 170 193 165 174 144 136 151 142 146

18 to 19 years

333 322 278 303 262 283 291 268 259 245 262 259 255

20 years and over

3,757 3,630 3,505 3,216 3,289 3,109 3,109 3,037 2,850 2,888 3,018 2,792 2,779

20 to 24 years

761 739 718 652 652 641 614 619 573 574 644 615 586

25 years and over

2,999 2,883 2,789 2,567 2,640 2,455 2,499 2,419 2,279 2,296 2,384 2,181 2,188

25 to 54 years

2,266 2,184 2,150 1,975 2,032 1,802 1,848 1,794 1,685 1,724 1,782 1,651 1,696

25 to 34 years

978 939 950 863 889 823 803 796 733 709 771 706 744

35 to 44 years

671 658 659 569 569 488 527 503 494 532 503 473 462

45 to 54 years

617 587 542 543 574 491 517 495 458 484 507 472 490

55 years and over

733 699 639 592 608 653 651 626 594 572 602 529 492


Women, 16 years and over

3,540 3,442 3,389 3,311 3,216 3,034 3,038 2,853 2,886 2,879 2,895 2,699 2,772

16 to 19 years

432 351 383 379 357 367 372 302 332 350 350 334 343

16 to 17 years

179 164 177 176 161 179 169 124 134 134 139 142 139

18 to 19 years

246 193 207 203 186 195 203 181 193 220 211 186 198

20 years and over

3,107 3,091 3,006 2,932 2,860 2,667 2,666 2,551 2,553 2,529 2,545 2,365 2,429

20 to 24 years

519 503 485 433 477 443 447 450 457 449 465 398 434

25 years and over

2,585 2,589 2,526 2,497 2,381 2,223 2,228 2,090 2,095 2,080 2,073 1,973 1,990

25 to 54 years

2,042 1,989 1,938 1,925 1,839 1,708 1,736 1,612 1,571 1,566 1,595 1,462 1,491

25 to 34 years

856 798 754 768 779 752 753 678 636 682 711 648 607

35 to 44 years

609 601 635 569 540 524 517 494 493 444 430 443 471

45 to 54 years

578 589 550 589 519 432 467 439 443 441 453 371 414

55 years and over

554 592 588 571 550 507 490 492 522 509 480 532 497


MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

1,267 1,291 1,229 1,087 1,125 989 1,015 947 927 934 937 818 841

Married women, spouse present(1)

1,089 1,069 1,079 1,004 988 898 940 901 877 861 890 800 824


Footnotes
(1) Refers to persons in opposite-sex married couples only.

NOTE: Detail for the 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.

 

Last Modified Date: October 04, 2019