HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-19. Employment status of persons 18 years and over by veteran status, age, and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Veteran status, age, and sex 4th 2017
Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not in
labor
force
Total Percent
of
population
Employed Unemployed
Total Percent
of
population
Total Percent
of
labor force

TOTAL VETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

19,767 9,801 49.6 9,458 47.8 343 3.5 9,966

18 to 24 years

260 197 75.7 190 73.1 7 3.4 63

25 to 34 years

1,659 1,379 83.2 1,295 78.1 84 6.1 279

35 to 44 years

2,081 1,752 84.2 1,709 82.1 43 2.5 329

45 to 54 years

2,956 2,455 83.1 2,396 81.1 59 2.4 501

55 to 64 years

3,590 2,320 64.6 2,232 62.2 88 3.8 1,269

65 years and over

9,222 1,697 18.4 1,635 17.7 61 3.6 7,525

Men, 18 years and over

17,852 8,644 48.4 8,338 46.7 306 3.5 9,208

18 to 24 years

201 167 82.8 160 79.5 7 4.1 34

25 to 34 years

1,355 1,154 85.2 1,085 80.1 69 6.0 201

35 to 44 years

1,701 1,475 86.7 1,440 84.6 35 2.4 226

45 to 54 years

2,513 2,129 84.7 2,074 82.6 54 2.6 384

55 to 64 years

3,199 2,089 65.3 2,009 62.8 80 3.8 1,110

65 years and over

8,883 1,630 18.4 1,569 17.7 61 3.7 7,253

Women, 18 years and over

1,915 1,157 60.4 1,121 58.5 36 3.1 758

18 to 24 years

59 31 - 31 - 0 - 29

25 to 34 years

304 225 74.1 210 69.2 15 6.6 79

35 to 44 years

380 277 73.0 269 70.8 8 3.0 102

45 to 54 years

444 327 73.6 322 72.5 5 1.5 117

55 to 64 years

391 231 59.2 223 57.1 8 3.4 159

65 years and over

338 66 19.6 66 19.5 0 0.7 272

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

4,143 3,358 81.1 3,228 77.9 130 3.9 785

18 to 24 years

260 197 75.7 190 73.1 7 3.4 63

25 to 34 years

1,638 1,366 83.4 1,282 78.3 84 6.1 272

35 to 44 years

1,172 961 82.0 935 79.7 27 2.8 211

45 to 54 years

634 529 83.5 524 82.7 5 1.0 104

55 to 64 years

347 274 78.9 268 77.3 6 2.0 73

65 years and over

92 31 33.4 29 32.0 1 - 61

Men, 18 years and over

3,434 2,865 83.4 2,757 80.3 108 3.8 569

18 to 24 years

201 167 82.8 160 79.5 7 4.1 34

25 to 34 years

1,340 1,145 85.4 1,076 80.3 69 6.0 195

35 to 44 years

962 821 85.4 799 83.1 22 2.6 141

45 to 54 years

547 465 85.0 460 84.2 4 0.9 82

55 to 64 years

299 238 79.9 233 78.2 5 2.1 60

65 years and over

85 29 34.6 29 33.6 1 - 56

Women, 18 years and over

709 493 69.5 471 66.4 22 4.4 216

18 to 24 years

59 31 - 31 - 0 - 29

25 to 34 years

298 221 74.1 206 69.1 15 6.7 77

35 to 44 years

210 140 66.7 135 64.4 5 3.5 70

45 to 54 years

87 64 74.4 63 73.2 1 1.6 22

55 to 64 years

48 35 - 35 - 0 - 13

65 years and over

7 1 - 1 - 0 - 5

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

226,807 148,315 65.4 142,710 62.9 5,605 3.8 78,492

18 to 24 years

28,431 18,170 63.9 16,724 58.8 1,446 8.0 10,261

25 to 34 years

42,470 34,890 82.2 33,435 78.7 1,455 4.2 7,580

35 to 44 years

38,049 31,515 82.8 30,582 80.4 933 3.0 6,534

45 to 54 years

38,631 31,043 80.4 30,234 78.3 809 2.6 7,587

55 to 64 years

38,264 24,773 64.7 24,066 62.9 708 2.9 13,490

65 years and over

40,962 7,922 19.3 7,669 18.7 253 3.2 33,040

Men, 18 years and over

101,085 75,369 74.6 72,416 71.6 2,953 3.9 25,715

18 to 24 years

14,197 9,313 65.6 8,459 59.6 855 9.2 4,884

25 to 34 years

20,564 18,270 88.8 17,537 85.3 733 4.0 2,294

35 to 44 years

17,990 16,385 91.1 15,946 88.6 439 2.7 1,605

45 to 54 years

17,828 15,528 87.1 15,112 84.8 416 2.7 2,300

55 to 64 years

16,941 12,189 72.0 11,799 69.6 390 3.2 4,751

65 years and over

13,564 3,683 27.2 3,564 26.3 119 3.2 9,881

Women, 18 years and over

125,722 72,945 58.0 70,293 55.9 2,652 3.6 52,777

18 to 24 years

14,234 8,857 62.2 8,265 58.1 592 6.7 5,377

25 to 34 years

21,906 16,620 75.9 15,898 72.6 722 4.3 5,285

35 to 44 years

20,059 15,130 75.4 14,636 73.0 494 3.3 4,929

45 to 54 years

20,803 15,515 74.6 15,122 72.7 393 2.5 5,288

55 to 64 years

21,323 12,584 59.0 12,267 57.5 318 2.5 8,739

65 years and over

27,398 4,239 15.5 4,105 15.0 134 3.2 23,159

NOTE: Veterans are men and women who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces and were not on active duty at the time of the survey. Gulf War-era II veterans served on active duty anywhere in the world sometime since September 2001. Nonveterans never served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 60,000).

 

Last Modified Date: January 05, 2018