Table 3. Employed persons by disability status, occupation, and sex, 2015 annual averages

Table 3. Employed persons by disability status, occupation, and sex, 2015 annual averages
[Percent distribution]
Occupation Persons with a disability Persons with no disability
Total Men Women Total Men Women

Total employed (in thousands)

5,193 2,803 2,389 143,641 76,327 67,314

Occupation as a percent of total employed

Total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

31.3 28.7 34.3 39.2 35.7 43.2

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

14.1 15.4 12.7 16.3 17.2 15.2

Management occupations

10.7 12.6 8.4 11.4 13.1 9.6

Business and financial operations occupations

3.5 2.7 4.3 4.8 4.2 5.6

Professional and related occupations

17.2 13.4 21.6 22.9 18.5 28.0

Computer and mathematical occupations

1.9 2.3 1.6 3.0 4.2 1.5

Architecture and engineering occupations

1.5 2.4 0.4 2.0 3.2 0.6

Life, physical, and social science occupations

0.7 0.5 0.9 1.0 1.0 0.9

Community and social service occupations

1.7 1.2 2.4 1.7 1.1 2.4

Legal occupations

0.8 0.9 0.7 1.2 1.1 1.3

Education, training, and library occupations

4.6 2.6 7.0 6.0 3.0 9.5

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

1.9 1.6 2.3 2.1 2.0 2.1

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

4.0 1.9 6.4 6.0 2.8 9.5

Service occupations

21.7 17.5 26.7 17.2 14.0 20.9

Healthcare support occupations

2.3 0.4 4.6 2.4 0.6 4.4

Protective service occupations

2.1 2.8 1.2 2.1 3.1 0.9

Food preparation and serving related occupations

6.1 5.0 7.4 5.4 4.7 6.3

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

6.3 7.1 5.4 3.8 4.2 3.3

Personal care and service occupations

4.9 2.3 8.0 3.6 1.6 5.9

Sales and office occupations

22.9 16.3 30.6 22.6 16.4 29.6

Sales and related occupations

10.0 9.2 10.8 10.6 10.1 11.1

Office and administrative support occupations

12.9 7.1 19.7 12.0 6.3 18.5

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

9.7 16.6 1.6 9.2 16.5 0.9

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1.0 1.4 0.6 0.7 1.0 0.4

Construction and extraction occupations

5.0 8.8 0.4 5.1 9.4 0.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.7 6.3 0.5 3.4 6.1 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

14.4 20.8 6.9 11.8 17.3 5.5

Production occupations

6.9 9.2 4.3 5.7 7.6 3.5

Transportation and material moving occupations

7.5 11.7 2.6 6.1 9.7 2.0

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Last Modified Date: June 21, 2016