HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-30. Unemployed persons by occupation and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation Total unemployed Unemployment rates
June
2016
June
2017
Total Men Women
June
2016
June
2017
June
2016
June
2017
June
2016
June
2017

Total, 16 years and over(1)

8,144 7,250 5.1 4.5 5.0 4.4 5.2 4.7

Management, professional, and related occupations

1,712 1,440 2.8 2.3 2.4 2.2 3.2 2.5

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

646 504 2.5 1.9 2.2 2.0 2.8 1.9

Management occupations

400 319 2.2 1.8 2.1 1.7 2.4 1.9

Business and financial operations occupations

245 185 3.1 2.4 2.6 3.0 3.4 1.9

Professional and related occupations

1,067 936 3.1 2.6 2.6 2.3 3.4 2.8

Computer and mathematical occupations

103 111 2.2 2.3 1.8 2.4 3.3 2.0

Architecture and engineering occupations

94 101 3.0 3.0 3.2 2.8 2.1 4.0

Life, physical, and social science occupations

26 48 1.8 3.2 2.0 1.1 1.5 5.7

Community and social service occupations

67 32 2.5 1.2 1.4 0.5 3.1 1.6

Legal occupations

11 14 0.6 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.8 1.1

Education, training, and library occupations

495 381 5.6 4.1 4.5 3.4 6.0 4.4

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

140 141 4.4 4.1 4.8 4.1 3.9 4.2

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

131 110 1.4 1.2 0.8 1.1 1.7 1.2

Service occupations

1,658 1,540 5.7 5.3 5.6 4.8 5.7 5.7

Healthcare support occupations

125 134 3.3 3.8 2.9 1.0 3.4 4.2

Protective service occupations

106 81 3.3 2.5 2.6 1.5 5.3 5.6

Food preparation and serving related occupations

621 673 6.8 7.4 6.9 7.1 6.6 7.6

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

438 330 6.6 5.0 6.4 5.0 6.8 5.0

Personal care and service occupations

368 322 5.7 5.0 5.2 4.4 5.9 5.1

Sales and office occupations

1,550 1,503 4.4 4.3 4.2 3.8 4.6 4.6

Sales and related occupations

820 797 4.9 4.8 4.3 3.0 5.4 6.6

Office and administrative support occupations

730 706 4.0 3.8 3.9 5.1 4.1 3.4

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

832 747 5.5 4.9 5.2 4.6 11.1 10.9

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

151 95 10.8 7.0 8.6 5.4 17.1 11.8

Construction and extraction occupations

462 459 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.1 5.8 9.9

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

218 192 4.4 3.8 4.3 3.6 6.4 10.4

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,091 1,027 5.9 5.4 5.5 5.0 7.3 6.8

Production occupations

439 466 4.9 5.1 4.3 4.8 6.6 5.8

Transportation and material moving occupations

652 560 6.7 5.7 6.4 5.1 8.5 8.3

No previous work experience

1,278 981 - - - - - -

16 to 19 years

785 644 - - - - - -

20 to 24 years

291 203 - - - - - -

25 years and over

202 134 - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes a small number of persons whose last job was in the Armed Forces.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000).

 

Last Modified Date: July 07, 2017