HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-40. Employment status of persons 18 years and over by veteran status, age, and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Veteran status, age, and sex December 2017
Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not in
labor
force
Total Percent
of
population
Employed Unemployed
Total Percent
of
population
Total Percent
of
labor force

TOTAL VETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

19,389 9,521 49.1 9,159 47.2 362 3.8 9,868

18 to 24 years

281 220 78.2 214 76.1 6 2.7 61

25 to 34 years

1,635 1,344 82.2 1,279 78.2 65 4.8 291

35 to 44 years

1,983 1,686 85.0 1,639 82.7 47 2.8 297

45 to 54 years

2,845 2,372 83.4 2,297 80.7 75 3.2 473

55 to 64 years

3,571 2,272 63.6 2,169 60.7 102 4.5 1,300

65 years and over

9,074 1,628 17.9 1,561 17.2 67 4.1 7,445

Men, 18 years and over

17,533 8,405 47.9 8,084 46.1 321 3.8 9,128

18 to 24 years

215 177 82.2 171 79.4 6 3.4 38

25 to 34 years

1,330 1,127 84.7 1,070 80.5 57 5.0 203

35 to 44 years

1,619 1,412 87.2 1,376 85.0 37 2.6 207

45 to 54 years

2,420 2,064 85.3 1,993 82.3 71 3.4 356

55 to 64 years

3,179 2,053 64.6 1,968 61.9 85 4.1 1,126

65 years and over

8,770 1,572 17.9 1,507 17.2 66 4.2 7,198

Women, 18 years and over

1,856 1,115 60.1 1,075 57.9 41 3.6 741

18 to 24 years

66 43 - 43 - 0 - 23

25 to 34 years

305 216 71.0 208 68.3 8 3.8 88

35 to 44 years

364 273 75.1 264 72.4 10 3.6 91

45 to 54 years

425 308 72.4 304 71.5 4 1.2 117

55 to 64 years

392 219 55.8 202 51.4 17 7.9 173

65 years and over

304 56 18.4 54 17.9 1 - 248

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

4,164 3,383 81.2 3,270 78.5 113 3.3 781

18 to 24 years

281 220 78.2 214 76.1 6 2.7 61

25 to 34 years

1,622 1,336 82.4 1,271 78.4 65 4.9 286

35 to 44 years

1,134 951 83.9 923 81.5 28 2.9 182

45 to 54 years

657 550 83.7 549 83.5 1 0.3 107

55 to 64 years

369 288 78.1 279 75.6 9 3.2 81

65 years and over

102 37 36.8 33 32.9 4 - 64

Men, 18 years and over

3,469 2,897 83.5 2,800 80.7 97 3.4 572

18 to 24 years

215 177 82.2 171 79.4 6 3.4 38

25 to 34 years

1,321 1,124 85.1 1,067 80.8 57 5.0 197

35 to 44 years

941 816 86.7 793 84.3 23 2.8 125

45 to 54 years

586 497 84.8 495 84.5 1 0.3 89

55 to 64 years

314 249 79.3 241 76.8 8 3.1 65

65 years and over

93 36 38.5 33 35.7 3 - 58

Women, 18 years and over

695 486 69.9 470 67.6 16 3.3 209

18 to 24 years

66 43 - 43 - 0 - 23

25 to 34 years

301 212 70.6 204 67.9 8 3.9 88

35 to 44 years

193 136 70.2 131 67.7 5 3.5 57

45 to 54 years

71 53 - 53 - 0 - 18

55 to 64 years

56 40 - 38 - 1 - 16

65 years and over

8 1 - 0 - 1 - 7

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

227,397 148,288 65.2 142,639 62.7 5,649 3.8 79,109

18 to 24 years

28,433 17,960 63.2 16,593 58.4 1,367 7.6 10,473

25 to 34 years

42,530 34,827 81.9 33,335 78.4 1,492 4.3 7,703

35 to 44 years

38,176 31,619 82.8 30,663 80.3 956 3.0 6,557

45 to 54 years

38,699 31,171 80.5 30,334 78.4 837 2.7 7,528

55 to 64 years

38,319 24,768 64.6 24,023 62.7 745 3.0 13,551

65 years and over

41,241 7,944 19.3 7,690 18.6 253 3.2 33,297

Men, 18 years and over

101,486 75,509 74.4 72,437 71.4 3,073 4.1 25,976

18 to 24 years

14,170 9,231 65.1 8,417 59.4 814 8.8 4,939

25 to 34 years

20,610 18,286 88.7 17,489 84.9 797 4.4 2,324

35 to 44 years

18,089 16,489 91.2 16,022 88.6 467 2.8 1,600

45 to 54 years

17,884 15,669 87.6 15,213 85.1 455 2.9 2,216

55 to 64 years

16,976 12,177 71.7 11,759 69.3 418 3.4 4,800

65 years and over

13,756 3,658 26.6 3,537 25.7 122 3.3 10,098

Women, 18 years and over

125,911 72,779 57.8 70,203 55.8 2,576 3.5 53,133

18 to 24 years

14,263 8,729 61.2 8,176 57.3 553 6.3 5,534

25 to 34 years

21,920 16,541 75.5 15,847 72.3 694 4.2 5,379

35 to 44 years

20,087 15,130 75.3 14,641 72.9 489 3.2 4,957

45 to 54 years

20,815 15,503 74.5 15,121 72.6 381 2.5 5,312

55 to 64 years

21,342 12,591 59.0 12,264 57.5 326 2.6 8,751

65 years and over

27,484 4,285 15.6 4,153 15.1 132 3.1 23,199

NOTE: Veterans are men and women who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces and were not on active duty at the time of the survey. Gulf War-era II veterans served on active duty anywhere in the world sometime since September 2001. Nonveterans never served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces. 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: January 05, 2018