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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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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
Apr.
2021
Mar.
2022
Apr.
2022
Apr.
2021
Dec.
2021
Jan.
2022
Feb.
2022
Mar.
2022
Apr.
2022

Total, 16 years and over

151,259 158,458 158,105 57.9 59.5 59.7 59.9 60.1 60.0

16 to 19 years

5,399 5,660 5,601 32.8 32.1 32.6 32.2 33.2 32.9

16 to 17 years

2,072 2,310 2,316 23.8 22.7 24.1 25.1 25.5 25.8

18 to 19 years

3,336 3,392 3,307 43.1 43.9 42.6 40.8 42.6 41.1

20 years and over

145,860 152,798 152,504 59.6 61.3 61.6 61.8 62.0 61.9

20 to 24 years

13,139 13,774 13,673 63.1 66.9 66.0 66.3 66.0 65.5

25 years and over

132,688 139,055 138,737 59.3 60.7 61.2 61.4 61.7 61.5

25 to 54 years

97,064 101,769 101,605 77.0 79.0 79.1 79.5 80.0 79.9

25 to 34 years

34,340 35,367 35,472 76.7 79.1 79.1 79.4 80.0 80.2

35 to 44 years

32,430 34,695 34,612 77.7 79.5 79.7 80.6 80.9 80.6

45 to 54 years

30,294 31,707 31,522 76.6 78.4 78.7 78.5 79.2 78.8

55 years and over

35,624 37,287 37,132 36.4 37.3 37.9 38.0 37.9 37.7

Men, 16 years and over

80,092 84,465 84,089 63.4 65.1 65.1 65.7 65.8 65.5

16 to 19 years

2,668 2,911 2,754 32.1 31.5 31.9 32.2 33.7 31.9

16 to 17 years

995 1,137 1,097 22.5 21.2 22.0 24.1 24.9 24.4

18 to 19 years

1,679 1,804 1,662 43.2 44.3 43.8 42.3 44.4 40.1

20 years and over

77,423 81,554 81,334 65.6 67.4 67.5 68.1 68.1 67.9

20 to 24 years

6,775 6,975 6,958 65.1 68.3 67.6 67.9 67.0 66.9

25 years and over

70,679 74,613 74,340 65.7 67.2 67.5 68.1 68.3 68.0

25 to 54 years

51,688 54,331 54,259 83.0 85.0 85.1 85.9 86.1 86.0

25 to 34 years

18,354 18,782 18,851 82.0 84.2 84.3 85.4 85.4 85.7

35 to 44 years

17,501 18,696 18,605 85.1 86.2 86.5 87.7 87.7 87.2

45 to 54 years

15,833 16,852 16,803 81.9 84.6 84.4 84.5 85.1 85.0

55 years and over

18,991 20,282 20,081 41.9 43.0 43.5 43.8 43.9 43.4

Women, 16 years and over

71,167 73,992 74,017 52.8 54.3 54.6 54.4 54.8 54.8

16 to 19 years

2,731 2,748 2,847 33.6 32.8 33.3 32.1 32.7 33.9

16 to 17 years

1,077 1,173 1,219 25.2 24.3 26.2 26.1 26.1 27.2

18 to 19 years

1,657 1,589 1,645 42.9 43.4 41.4 39.3 40.7 42.1

20 years and over

68,436 71,244 71,170 54.0 55.7 56.0 55.9 56.2 56.2

20 to 24 years

6,364 6,799 6,715 61.0 65.4 64.3 64.8 65.0 64.1

25 years and over

62,009 64,442 64,397 53.4 54.7 55.2 55.1 55.4 55.4

25 to 54 years

45,376 47,438 47,346 71.1 73.2 73.3 73.2 74.1 73.9

25 to 34 years

15,986 16,584 16,621 71.3 74.1 73.9 73.5 74.6 74.8

35 to 44 years

14,929 15,999 16,007 70.6 73.0 73.0 73.5 74.2 74.2

45 to 54 years

14,461 14,855 14,718 71.5 72.5 73.1 72.6 73.4 72.8

55 years and over

16,633 17,004 17,051 31.7 32.4 32.9 32.8 32.6 32.6

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: May 06, 2022