HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-36. Unemployed persons by age, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, marital status, and duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Age, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and marital status December 2017
Unemployed Weeks of unemployment
Total Less
than
5 weeks
5 to 14
weeks
15 weeks and over Average
(mean)
duration
Median
duration
Total 15 to 26
weeks
27 weeks
and over

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

6,278 2,144 1,848 2,287 867 1,420 23.5 8.8

16 to 19 years

648 257 218 174 119 55 11.5 6.4

20 to 24 years

992 381 284 328 120 207 19.3 7.3

25 to 34 years

1,556 565 464 527 215 312 21.3 8.2

35 to 44 years

1,002 337 329 336 125 211 21.2 8.8

45 to 54 years

912 257 238 417 140 278 29.4 11.9

55 to 64 years

842 247 204 390 131 259 32.0 12.4

65 years and over

325 99 111 115 17 98 39.9 9.0

Men, 16 years and over

3,531 1,241 1,038 1,252 471 781 23.1 8.4

16 to 19 years

363 148 116 99 69 31 11.5 6.4

20 to 24 years

594 219 185 189 65 124 20.3 7.1

25 to 34 years

854 344 253 256 105 152 19.9 7.0

35 to 44 years

504 174 162 168 60 108 18.0 8.7

45 to 54 years

527 159 125 242 87 154 28.5 11.5

55 to 64 years

498 144 124 230 77 152 31.5 12.4

65 years and over

192 53 73 67 7 60 44.2 9.1

Women, 16 years and over

2,747 903 809 1,035 396 639 24.1 9.2

16 to 19 years

285 109 102 74 50 24 11.6 6.4

20 to 24 years

399 161 98 139 55 84 17.8 7.6

25 to 34 years

703 221 211 270 110 160 23.1 9.5

35 to 44 years

498 163 168 167 65 103 24.3 9.0

45 to 54 years

385 97 112 175 52 123 30.6 12.3

55 to 64 years

344 103 80 161 54 107 32.7 12.4

65 years and over

133 47 38 48 10 38 33.7 8.8

RACE AND HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

White, 16 years and over

4,446 1,631 1,344 1,470 564 906 21.8 8.0

Men

2,552 968 786 799 307 492 20.9 7.4

Women

1,894 663 559 672 257 415 23.0 8.7

Black or African American, 16 years and over

1,260 345 308 607 227 380 28.8 13.4

Men

666 185 150 331 129 202 27.9 14.3

Women

593 160 157 276 98 178 29.8 12.3

Asian, 16 years and over

233 46 80 106 45 61 34.4 12.7

Men

133 23 40 70 23 47 45.2 16.8

Women

99 23 40 36 21 15 20.0 11.6

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, 16 years and over

1,352 471 433 448 188 260 19.6 8.6

Men

714 286 245 183 76 107 16.3 6.4

Women

638 185 188 265 112 153 23.2 10.4

MARITAL STATUS

Men, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present(1)

1,074 378 297 399 134 265 26.2 8.5

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

458 143 137 178 57 121 30.0 10.4

Never married

1,999 720 605 674 279 395 19.8 7.9

Women, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present(1)

876 301 274 301 129 172 22.7 8.2

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

614 191 170 252 82 170 25.6 10.8

Never married

1,258 411 365 482 185 297 24.4 9.2

Footnotes
(1) Refers to persons in opposite-sex married couples only.
(2) Separated includes persons who are married, spouse absent.

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: January 05, 2018