Table A-8. Employed persons by class of worker and part-time status

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-8. Employed persons by class of worker and part-time status
[In thousands]
Category Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
June
2013
May
2014
June
2014
June
2013
Feb.
2014
Mar.
2014
Apr.
2014
May
2014
June
2014

CLASS OF WORKER

Agriculture and related industries

2,234 2,101 2,288 2,091 2,150 2,148 2,161 2,045 2,138

Wage and salary workers(1)

1,380 1,312 1,494 1,282 1,373 1,375 1,382 1,273 1,379

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

836 767 769 793 768 743 767 738 734

Unpaid family workers

18 22 25 - - - - - -

Nonagricultural industries

142,607 144,297 144,815 142,021 143,132 143,543 143,531 143,843 144,159

Wage and salary workers(1)

133,652 135,781 136,186 133,245 134,428 134,745 134,860 135,355 135,687

Government

19,719 20,247 19,891 20,166 20,192 20,401 20,320 20,051 20,357

Private industries

113,932 115,534 116,294 113,072 114,177 114,327 114,532 115,257 115,294

Private households

702 867 859 - - - - - -

Other industries

113,230 114,667 115,435 112,456 113,317 113,444 113,643 114,460 114,487

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,885 8,432 8,571 8,654 8,697 8,674 8,559 8,375 8,370

Unpaid family workers

71 84 59 - - - - - -

PERSONS AT WORK PART TIME(2)

All industries

Part time for economic reasons(3)

8,440 6,960 7,805 8,194 7,186 7,411 7,465 7,269 7,544

Slack work or business conditions

5,222 4,177 4,598 5,193 4,251 4,512 4,555 4,453 4,525

Could only find part-time work

2,748 2,519 2,793 2,635 2,692 2,731 2,669 2,537 2,648

Part time for noneconomic reasons(4)

17,931 19,410 18,825 19,032 19,027 19,216 18,886 19,040 19,880

Nonagricultural industries

Part time for economic reasons(3)

8,328 6,917 7,706 8,073 7,071 7,324 7,333 7,199 7,436

Slack work or business conditions

5,150 4,144 4,552 5,113 4,208 4,454 4,487 4,407 4,474

Could only find part-time work

2,717 2,510 2,761 2,625 2,653 2,697 2,623 2,530 2,637

Part time for noneconomic reasons(4)

17,644 19,117 18,526 18,705 18,672 18,903 18,603 18,727 19,533

Footnotes
(1) Includes self-employed workers whose businesses are incorporated.
(2) Refers to those who worked 1 to 34 hours during the survey reference week and excludes employed persons who were absent from their jobs for the entire week.
(3) Refers to those who worked 1 to 34 hours during the reference week for an economic reason such as slack work or unfavorable business conditions, inability to find full-time work, or seasonal declines in demand.
(4) Refers to persons who usually work part time for noneconomic reasons such as childcare problems, family or personal obligations, school or training, retirement or Social Security limits on earnings, and other reasons. This excludes persons who usually work full time but worked only 1 to 34 hours during the reference week for reasons such as vacations, holidays, illness, and bad weather.

- Data not available.
NOTE: 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 03, 2014