Table A. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and age, 2014 and 2015 annual averages

Table A. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and age, 2014 and 2015 annual averages
[Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic 2014 2015
Total, 16 years
and over
16 to 64
years
65 years
and over
Total, 16 years
and over
16 to 64
years
65 years
and over

PERSONS WITH A DISABILITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

29,219 15,612 13,606 29,752 15,771 13,981

Civilian labor force

5,699 4,717 981 5,813 4,812 1,001

Participation rate

19.5 30.2 7.2 19.5 30.5 7.2

Employed

4,985 4,062 923 5,193 4,250 942

Employment-population ratio

17.1 26.0 6.8 17.5 26.9 6.7

Unemployed

714 656 58 621 562 59

Unemployment rate

12.5 13.9 5.9 10.7 11.7 5.9

Not in labor force

23,520 10,895 12,625 23,939 10,959 12,980

PERSONS WITH NO DISABILITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

218,728 187,375 31,353 221,049 188,521 32,528

Civilian labor force

150,223 142,847 7,376 151,317 143,517 7,800

Participation rate

68.7 76.2 23.5 68.5 76.1 24.0

Employed

141,320 134,273 7,048 143,641 136,119 7,522

Employment-population ratio

64.6 71.7 22.5 65.0 72.2 23.1

Unemployed

8,903 8,574 329 7,676 7,398 278

Unemployment rate

5.9 6.0 4.5 5.1 5.2 3.6

Not in labor force

68,505 44,528 23,977 69,732 45,004 24,728

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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