HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-8. Unemployment rates by age, sex, and marital status, seasonally adjusted
[Percent]
Age, sex, and marital status 2013 2014 2015 2016
4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

7.0 6.6 6.2 6.1 5.7 5.6 5.4 5.1 5.0 5.0 4.9 4.9 4.7

16 to 19 years

21.2 20.9 19.7 19.8 17.7 17.8 17.7 16.4 15.9 15.8 16.0 15.7 15.2

16 to 17 years

23.9 21.5 22.6 22.3 19.7 18.6 18.9 18.0 17.6 18.8 18.2 16.5 18.5

18 to 19 years

20.0 20.5 17.9 18.6 16.8 17.3 16.7 15.6 15.2 14.3 14.4 15.3 13.6

20 years and over

6.4 6.1 5.7 5.6 5.2 5.1 4.9 4.7 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.3

20 to 24 years

11.6 12.1 10.8 11.2 10.6 10.1 9.8 9.3 9.4 8.4 8.6 8.4 8.2

25 years and over

5.8 5.4 5.1 4.9 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.2 4.1 4.1 4.0 4.1 3.9

25 to 54 years

6.0 5.7 5.3 5.1 4.8 4.6 4.6 4.3 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.2 4.0

25 to 34 years

7.1 6.9 6.6 6.5 6.0 5.7 5.7 5.3 5.4 5.1 5.1 5.1 4.9

35 to 44 years

5.6 5.1 4.8 4.7 4.3 4.3 4.2 4.0 4.0 3.9 3.7 3.9 3.8

45 to 54 years

5.4 5.0 4.4 4.2 4.0 3.9 3.7 3.7 3.5 3.6 3.5 3.6 3.4

55 years and over

5.2 4.6 4.6 4.3 4.2 4.1 3.8 3.8 3.5 3.8 3.5 3.6 3.6


Men, 16 years and over

7.2 6.8 6.3 6.1 5.7 5.7 5.5 5.1 5.1 5.0 4.9 5.0 4.9

16 to 19 years

23.3 23.4 21.6 21.9 18.8 19.0 19.7 17.5 17.3 16.9 16.7 17.0 17.7

16 to 17 years

24.5 24.4 25.8 24.2 21.5 19.7 20.7 19.2 19.6 21.4 19.2 17.6 22.1

18 to 19 years

22.8 23.1 19.2 20.7 17.4 18.9 18.6 16.5 16.2 15.0 14.9 16.7 15.7

20 years and over

6.6 6.2 5.8 5.6 5.2 5.2 5.0 4.7 4.7 4.5 4.5 4.6 4.4

20 to 24 years

12.6 13.2 12.0 12.3 11.1 11.2 10.9 10.3 10.6 9.1 9.2 9.5 9.4

25 years and over

5.9 5.4 5.1 4.8 4.6 4.5 4.3 4.1 4.1 4.0 3.9 4.1 3.9

25 to 54 years

6.1 5.6 5.2 5.0 4.7 4.6 4.4 4.2 4.2 4.0 4.0 4.2 4.0

25 to 34 years

7.2 6.8 6.7 6.3 5.8 5.7 5.4 5.3 5.5 5.0 5.2 5.1 4.9

35 to 44 years

5.6 5.0 4.7 4.6 4.2 4.3 4.1 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.5 3.8 3.7

45 to 54 years

5.5 5.1 4.3 4.0 4.0 3.8 3.7 3.5 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.5 3.2

55 years and over

5.4 4.6 4.7 4.3 4.4 4.2 3.9 3.9 3.6 3.9 3.7 3.8 3.7


Women, 16 years and over

6.7 6.5 6.0 6.0 5.7 5.4 5.3 5.1 4.9 5.0 4.8 4.8 4.6

16 to 19 years

19.1 18.4 17.8 17.8 16.6 16.5 15.6 15.4 14.4 14.6 15.4 14.4 12.5

16 to 17 years

23.5 18.8 19.7 20.4 17.9 17.6 17.0 16.8 15.5 16.3 17.3 15.6 15.2

18 to 19 years

16.9 17.9 16.6 16.5 16.3 15.6 14.7 14.7 14.1 13.5 13.9 13.8 11.1

20 years and over

6.2 6.0 5.6 5.6 5.2 4.9 4.9 4.7 4.5 4.6 4.4 4.4 4.3

20 to 24 years

10.6 10.8 9.4 9.9 10.1 8.8 8.7 8.3 8.2 7.6 7.8 7.1 7.0

25 years and over

5.7 5.4 5.1 5.1 4.7 4.5 4.4 4.3 4.1 4.2 4.0 4.1 4.0

25 to 54 years

5.9 5.7 5.3 5.3 4.9 4.7 4.7 4.5 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.3 4.1

25 to 34 years

7.0 7.0 6.4 6.8 6.2 5.6 6.0 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.0 5.2 4.8

35 to 44 years

5.5 5.2 5.0 4.8 4.5 4.4 4.3 4.4 4.3 4.2 4.0 4.0 3.9

45 to 54 years

5.4 4.9 4.6 4.3 4.1 4.0 3.8 3.8 3.6 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.6

55 years and over

4.9 4.5 4.4 4.4 4.0 3.9 3.7 3.7 3.4 3.6 3.4 3.4 3.5


MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

4.2 3.7 3.4 3.2 3.1 2.9 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7

Married women, spouse present

4.5 4.1 3.8 3.7 3.4 3.2 3.2 3.1 3.0 3.0 3.1 3.0 2.9

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: January 06, 2017