HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-11. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by sex, age, and race
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Total White Black or African
American
Asian
2nd
2018
2nd
2019
2nd
2018
2nd
2019
2nd
2018
2nd
2019
2nd
2018
2nd
2019

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

257,456 258,864 200,040 200,660 32,704 32,984 15,914 16,403

Civilian labor force

162,107 162,957 126,002 126,267 20,337 20,555 10,058 10,352

Participation rate

63.0 63.0 63.0 62.9 62.2 62.3 63.2 63.1

Employed

155,941 157,230 121,703 122,338 19,098 19,305 9,785 10,121

Unemployed

6,166 5,727 4,298 3,929 1,239 1,250 273 231

Unemployment rate

3.8 3.5 3.4 3.1 6.1 6.1 2.7 2.2

Not in labor force

95,349 95,907 74,039 74,394 12,368 12,429 5,856 6,051

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

124,511 125,199 97,840 98,136 14,936 15,076 7,445 7,705

Civilian labor force

86,421 86,658 68,415 68,450 9,708 9,735 5,356 5,459

Participation rate

69.4 69.2 69.9 69.7 65.0 64.6 71.9 70.8

Employed

83,042 83,571 66,049 66,314 9,029 9,094 5,218 5,337

Unemployed

3,378 3,087 2,365 2,136 679 641 138 122

Unemployment rate

3.9 3.6 3.5 3.1 7.0 6.6 2.6 2.2

Not in labor force

38,090 38,540 29,425 29,686 5,228 5,341 2,088 2,246

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

116,018 116,753 91,567 91,907 13,694 13,853 6,951 7,195

Civilian labor force

83,384 83,679 66,049 66,078 9,310 9,424 5,259 5,349

Participation rate

71.9 71.7 72.1 71.9 68.0 68.0 75.7 74.3

Employed

80,479 81,025 63,999 64,256 8,741 8,864 5,129 5,235

Unemployed

2,905 2,653 2,049 1,822 569 560 130 114

Unemployment rate

3.5 3.2 3.1 2.8 6.1 5.9 2.5 2.1

Not in labor force

32,633 33,075 25,518 25,829 4,384 4,429 1,692 1,846

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

132,945 133,665 102,201 102,525 17,768 17,908 8,469 8,698

Civilian labor force

75,686 76,299 57,587 57,817 10,628 10,820 4,702 4,893

Participation rate

56.9 57.1 56.3 56.4 59.8 60.4 55.5 56.3

Employed

72,899 73,659 55,654 56,024 10,068 10,212 4,567 4,784

Unemployed

2,788 2,640 1,933 1,793 560 608 135 108

Unemployment rate

3.7 3.5 3.4 3.1 5.3 5.6 2.9 2.2

Not in labor force

57,259 57,366 44,614 44,708 7,140 7,088 3,767 3,805

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

124,675 125,420 96,152 96,505 16,510 16,665 7,991 8,188

Civilian labor force

72,673 73,314 55,227 55,508 10,270 10,404 4,609 4,794

Participation rate

58.3 58.5 57.4 57.5 62.2 62.4 57.7 58.6

Employed

70,218 71,038 53,529 53,951 9,775 9,890 4,478 4,692

Unemployed

2,456 2,276 1,698 1,558 495 514 130 102

Unemployment rate

3.4 3.1 3.1 2.8 4.8 4.9 2.8 2.1

Not in labor force

52,001 52,106 40,925 40,996 6,240 6,262 3,382 3,394

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

16,763 16,691 12,321 12,248 2,500 2,466 972 1,020

Civilian labor force

6,049 5,964 4,726 4,680 757 728 191 209

Participation rate

36.1 35.7 38.4 38.2 30.3 29.5 19.6 20.4

Employed

5,244 5,167 4,175 4,131 582 551 177 194

Unemployed

806 797 551 549 175 176 13 15

Unemployment rate

13.3 13.4 11.7 11.7 23.1 24.2 6.9 7.0

Not in labor force

10,714 10,726 7,595 7,568 1,744 1,738 781 811

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: July 05, 2019