HOUSEHOLD DATA
HISTORICAL
A-2. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population 16 years and over by sex, 2009 to date
[Numbers in thousands]
Sex, year,
and month
Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not
in
labor
force
Number Percent
of
population
Employed Unemployed
Number Percent
of
population
Number Percent
of
labor
force

MEN

2009

114,136 82,123 72.0 73,670 64.5 8,453 10.3 32,013

2010

115,174 81,985 71.2 73,359 63.7 8,626 10.5 33,189

2011

116,317 81,975 70.5 74,290 63.9 7,684 9.4 34,343

2012

117,343 82,327 70.2 75,555 64.4 6,771 8.2 35,017

2013

118,555 82,667 69.7 76,353 64.4 6,314 7.6 35,889

2014

119,748 82,882 69.2 77,692 64.9 5,190 6.3 36,865

2015

121,101 83,620 69.1 79,131 65.3 4,490 5.4 37,481

2016

122,497 84,755 69.2 80,568 65.8 4,187 4.9 37,743

2017

123,275 85,145 69.1 81,402 66.0 3,743 4.4 38,130

2018

124,678 86,096 69.1 82,698 66.3 3,398 3.9 38,582

Monthly data, seasonally adjusted(1)

2018

June

124,604 86,028 69.0 82,506 66.2 3,522 4.1 38,575

July

124,704 85,904 68.9 82,662 66.3 3,242 3.8 38,800

August

124,816 85,868 68.8 82,565 66.1 3,303 3.8 38,948

September

124,928 85,912 68.8 82,686 66.2 3,226 3.8 39,016

October

125,041 86,146 68.9 82,894 66.3 3,252 3.8 38,895

November

125,137 86,330 69.0 83,194 66.5 3,136 3.6 38,807

December

125,227 86,441 69.0 83,041 66.3 3,401 3.9 38,785

2019

January

124,890 86,577 69.3 83,031 66.5 3,545 4.1 38,313

February

124,965 86,439 69.2 83,095 66.5 3,343 3.9 38,527

March

125,037 86,442 69.1 83,034 66.4 3,408 3.9 38,595

April

125,114 86,179 68.9 82,959 66.3 3,221 3.7 38,935

May

125,197 86,377 69.0 83,192 66.4 3,185 3.7 38,820

June

125,285 86,479 69.0 83,293 66.5 3,185 3.7 38,806

WOMEN

2009

121,665 72,019 59.2 66,208 54.4 5,811 8.1 49,646

2010

122,656 71,904 58.6 65,705 53.6 6,199 8.6 50,752

2011

123,300 71,642 58.1 65,579 53.2 6,063 8.5 51,658

2012

125,941 72,648 57.7 66,914 53.1 5,734 7.9 53,293

2013

127,124 72,722 57.2 67,577 53.2 5,146 7.1 54,401

2014

128,199 73,039 57.0 68,613 53.5 4,426 6.1 55,159

2015

129,700 73,510 56.7 69,703 53.7 3,807 5.2 56,190

2016

131,040 74,432 56.8 70,868 54.1 3,564 4.8 56,608

2017

131,804 75,175 57.0 71,936 54.6 3,239 4.3 56,629

2018

133,112 75,978 57.1 73,063 54.9 2,916 3.8 57,134

Monthly data, seasonally adjusted(1)

2018

June

133,038 76,101 57.2 73,086 54.9 3,015 4.0 56,938

July

133,139 76,305 57.3 73,302 55.1 3,003 3.9 56,834

August

133,250 75,934 57.0 73,039 54.8 2,895 3.8 57,316

September

133,362 76,143 57.1 73,383 55.0 2,760 3.6 57,219

October

133,474 76,548 57.4 73,688 55.2 2,860 3.7 56,926

November

133,571 76,492 57.3 73,609 55.1 2,883 3.8 57,079

December

133,662 76,798 57.5 73,904 55.3 2,894 3.8 56,864

2019

January

133,350 76,652 57.5 73,663 55.2 2,990 3.9 56,697

February

133,427 76,746 57.5 73,854 55.4 2,892 3.8 56,681

March

133,500 76,518 57.3 73,715 55.2 2,803 3.7 56,982

April

133,579 76,291 57.1 73,687 55.2 2,604 3.4 57,288

May

133,664 76,269 57.1 73,566 55.0 2,703 3.5 57,395

June

133,753 76,502 57.2 73,712 55.1 2,790 3.6 57,251

Footnotes
(1) The population figures are not adjusted for seasonal variation.

NOTE: Revisions to population controls and other changes can affect the comparability of labor force levels over time. In recent years, updated population controls have been introduced annually with the release of January data. Additional information is online at https://www.bls.gov/cps/documentation.htm#pop.

 

Last Modified Date: July 05, 2019