HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table A-8a. Employed persons and employment-population ratios by age and sex, seasonally adjusted
Age and sex Number of employed persons
(in thousands)
Employment-population ratios
June
2016
May
2017
June
2017
June
2016
Feb.
2017
Mar.
2017
Apr.
2017
May
2017
June
2017

Total, 16 years and over

151,090 152,923 153,168 59.6 60.0 60.1 60.2 60.0 60.1

16 to 19 years

4,877 5,017 5,220 29.2 30.0 30.9 30.5 29.9 31.2

16 to 17 years

1,827 1,888 1,931 20.2 19.7 21.3 21.1 21.4 21.9

18 to 19 years

3,051 3,145 3,285 39.7 42.1 41.8 41.5 39.7 41.4

20 years and over

146,214 147,906 147,949 61.8 62.1 62.2 62.2 62.1 62.1

20 to 24 years

14,014 14,177 13,992 64.5 66.0 66.1 66.4 66.2 65.4

25 years and over

132,242 133,647 134,010 61.5 61.7 61.8 61.8 61.7 61.8

25 to 54 years

97,793 98,481 98,666 77.8 78.3 78.5 78.6 78.4 78.5

25 to 34 years

33,684 34,160 34,404 77.4 78.2 78.6 78.5 77.8 78.3

35 to 44 years

31,543 31,794 31,913 79.3 79.4 79.3 79.7 79.7 80.0

45 to 54 years

32,566 32,527 32,349 76.8 77.4 77.5 77.6 77.8 77.4

55 years and over

34,449 35,166 35,344 38.6 38.6 38.7 38.6 38.7 38.8

Men, 16 years and over

80,575 81,290 81,290 65.8 66.0 66.0 66.2 66.0 66.0

16 to 19 years

2,477 2,489 2,583 29.2 30.3 30.4 30.4 29.3 30.4

16 to 17 years

895 884 893 19.6 20.0 21.0 21.4 20.0 20.0

18 to 19 years

1,583 1,614 1,677 40.5 41.8 41.1 40.5 39.6 41.6

20 years and over

78,098 78,801 78,707 68.5 68.7 68.6 68.8 68.7 68.6

20 to 24 years

7,224 7,335 7,240 66.2 67.0 67.2 67.8 68.3 67.4

25 years and over

70,888 71,422 71,488 68.8 68.8 68.8 68.9 68.8 68.7

25 to 54 years

52,483 52,678 52,657 85.0 85.3 85.2 85.4 85.3 85.2

25 to 34 years

18,203 18,362 18,425 84.4 84.8 84.9 84.7 84.3 84.5

35 to 44 years

17,072 17,169 17,226 87.6 87.5 87.5 88.1 87.8 88.0

45 to 54 years

17,208 17,147 17,006 83.0 83.8 83.5 83.7 83.9 83.2

55 years and over

18,405 18,743 18,831 44.6 44.5 44.5 44.7 44.5 44.7

Women, 16 years and over

70,515 71,633 71,878 53.8 54.3 54.7 54.5 54.4 54.6

16 to 19 years

2,399 2,528 2,637 29.1 29.8 31.4 30.6 30.6 31.9

16 to 17 years

932 1,004 1,038 20.9 19.5 21.6 20.8 22.7 23.8

18 to 19 years

1,469 1,531 1,608 38.8 42.3 42.6 42.5 39.9 41.3

20 years and over

68,116 69,105 69,241 55.5 56.0 56.2 56.1 56.0 56.1

20 to 24 years

6,789 6,842 6,752 62.7 65.0 65.0 65.1 64.0 63.2

25 years and over

61,354 62,226 62,522 54.8 55.1 55.4 55.2 55.2 55.4

25 to 54 years

45,310 45,803 46,010 70.9 71.6 72.0 71.9 71.8 72.1

25 to 34 years

15,481 15,798 15,980 70.5 71.8 72.5 72.3 71.4 72.2

35 to 44 years

14,471 14,624 14,687 71.3 71.7 71.5 71.6 72.0 72.2

45 to 54 years

15,357 15,380 15,343 70.8 71.3 71.8 71.8 71.9 71.8

55 years and over

16,045 16,423 16,513 33.5 33.5 33.7 33.5 33.6 33.7

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: July 07, 2017