Employment Situation Summary Table A. Household data, seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Summary table A. Household data, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Category June
2015
Apr.
2016
May
2016
June
2016
Change from:
May
2016-
June
2016

Employment status

Civilian noninstitutional population

250,663 252,969 253,174 253,397 223

Civilian labor force

156,984 158,924 158,466 158,880 414

Participation rate

62.6 62.8 62.6 62.7 0.1

Employed

148,722 151,004 151,030 151,097 67

Employment-population ratio

59.3 59.7 59.7 59.6 -0.1

Unemployed

8,262 7,920 7,436 7,783 347

Unemployment rate

5.3 5.0 4.7 4.9 0.2

Not in labor force

93,679 94,044 94,708 94,517 -191

Unemployment rates

Total, 16 years and over

5.3 5.0 4.7 4.9 0.2

Adult men (20 years and over)

4.8 4.6 4.3 4.5 0.2

Adult women (20 years and over)

4.7 4.5 4.2 4.5 0.3

Teenagers (16 to 19 years)

17.9 16.0 16.0 16.0 0.0

White

4.6 4.3 4.1 4.4 0.3

Black or African American

9.5 8.8 8.2 8.6 0.4

Asian

3.8 3.8 4.1 3.5 -0.6

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

6.6 6.1 5.6 5.8 0.2

Total, 25 years and over

4.2 4.1 3.8 4.0 0.2

Less than a high school diploma

8.1 7.5 7.1 7.5 0.4

High school graduates, no college

5.4 5.4 5.1 5.0 -0.1

Some college or associate degree

4.2 4.1 3.9 4.2 0.3

Bachelor's degree and higher

2.5 2.4 2.4 2.5 0.1

Reason for unemployment

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,060 3,855 3,573 3,776 203

Job leavers

767 851 796 828 32

Reentrants

2,488 2,357 2,209 2,268 59

New entrants

931 839 865 902 37

Duration of unemployment

Less than 5 weeks

2,347 2,545 2,207 2,418 211

5 to 14 weeks

2,350 2,131 2,239 2,140 -99

15 to 26 weeks

1,385 1,304 1,173 1,129 -44

27 weeks and over

2,128 2,063 1,885 1,979 94

Employed persons at work part time

Part time for economic reasons

6,465 5,962 6,430 5,843 -587

Slack work or business conditions

3,880 3,709 3,890 3,443 -447

Could only find part-time work

2,204 2,009 2,086 2,062 -24

Part time for noneconomic reasons

20,455 20,469 20,606 20,505 -101

Persons not in the labor force (not seasonally adjusted)

Marginally attached to the labor force

1,914 1,715 1,713 1,779 -

Discouraged workers

653 568 538 502 -

- Over-the-month changes are not displayed for not seasonally adjusted data.
NOTE: Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Detail for the seasonally adjusted data shown in this table will not necessarily add to totals because of the independent seasonal adjustment of the various series. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: July 08, 2016