Table A-6. Employment status of the civilian population by sex, age, and disability status, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-6. Employment status of the civilian population by sex, age, and disability status, not seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Persons with a disability Persons with no disability
July
2015
July
2016
July
2015
July
2016

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

29,773 30,214 221,103 223,406

Civilian labor force

5,890 6,150 152,637 154,555

Participation rate

19.8 20.4 69.0 69.2

Employed

5,277 5,467 144,445 146,970

Employment-population ratio

17.7 18.1 65.3 65.8

Unemployed

613 682 8,192 7,585

Unemployment rate

10.4 11.1 5.4 4.9

Not in labor force

23,884 24,064 68,466 68,851

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,521 2,836 77,404 78,023

Participation rate

33.4 35.7 83.4 83.8

Employed

2,265 2,534 73,405 74,231

Employment-population ratio

30.0 31.9 79.0 79.7

Unemployed

256 302 4,000 3,792

Unemployment rate

10.2 10.7 5.2 4.9

Not in labor force

5,020 5,103 15,456 15,115

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,255 2,216 67,621 68,250

Participation rate

28.0 28.1 70.5 70.7

Employed

1,970 1,910 63,700 64,822

Employment-population ratio

24.5 24.3 66.4 67.1

Unemployed

285 306 3,921 3,428

Unemployment rate

12.7 13.8 5.8 5.0

Not in labor force

5,790 5,656 28,281 28,335

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

1,114 1,098 7,612 8,282

Participation rate

7.8 7.6 23.5 24.6

Employed

1,043 1,023 7,340 7,917

Employment-population ratio

7.4 7.1 22.7 23.5

Unemployed

71 75 272 365

Unemployment rate

6.4 6.8 3.6 4.4

Not in labor force

13,074 13,306 24,729 25,402

NOTE: A person with a disability has at least one of the following conditions: is deaf or has serious difficulty hearing; is blind or has serious difficulty seeing even when wearing glasses; has serious difficulty concentrating, remembering, or making decisions because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition; has serious difficulty walking or climbing stairs; has difficulty dressing or bathing; or has difficulty doing errands alone such as visiting a doctor's office or shopping because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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