Table A-10. Selected unemployment indicators, seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-10. Selected unemployment indicators, seasonally adjusted
Characteristic Number of
unemployed persons
(in thousands)
Unemployment rates
Nov.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2015
July
2016
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

7,924 7,787 7,400 5.0 4.9 4.9 5.0 4.9 4.6

16 to 19 years

875 922 897 15.6 15.6 15.7 15.8 15.6 15.2

16 to 17 years

322 407 374 17.1 15.3 16.7 17.3 19.6 18.3

18 to 19 years

565 513 558 15.2 15.9 15.2 15.2 13.5 14.4

20 years and over

7,048 6,865 6,503 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.2

20 to 24 years

1,480 1,278 1,230 9.6 9.0 8.1 8.1 8.4 8.1

25 years and over

5,608 5,595 5,338 4.1 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.0 3.9

25 to 54 years

4,311 4,286 4,064 4.3 4.1 4.3 4.3 4.2 4.0

25 to 34 years

1,913 1,839 1,720 5.5 5.0 5.2 5.2 5.1 4.8

35 to 44 years

1,289 1,287 1,169 3.9 3.5 4.1 4.1 3.9 3.6

45 to 54 years

1,108 1,160 1,175 3.3 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.4 3.5

55 years and over

1,300 1,333 1,269 3.7 3.7 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.5

Men, 16 years and over

4,321 4,312 4,030 5.2 5.0 5.0 5.1 5.1 4.7

16 to 19 years

521 541 550 18.1 16.5 17.5 16.5 17.9 18.0

16 to 17 years

184 210 235 19.1 15.0 17.9 18.8 21.9 23.5

18 to 19 years

341 335 337 17.8 17.4 17.5 15.6 16.2 16.3

20 years and over

3,800 3,771 3,480 4.7 4.6 4.5 4.7 4.6 4.3

20 to 24 years

887 775 723 11.2 10.1 9.3 9.2 9.8 9.1

25 years and over

2,936 3,004 2,816 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.2 4.1 3.8

25 to 54 years

2,255 2,248 2,136 4.2 4.1 4.1 4.3 4.1 3.9

25 to 34 years

1,049 999 929 5.6 5.0 5.0 5.2 5.2 4.9

35 to 44 years

641 665 621 3.7 3.5 3.8 4.1 3.8 3.5

45 to 54 years

565 585 586 3.2 3.7 3.5 3.5 3.3 3.3

55 years and over

682 755 680 3.7 3.8 3.6 3.9 3.9 3.5

Women, 16 years and over

3,603 3,475 3,370 4.9 4.7 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.5

16 to 19 years

355 381 347 13.0 14.8 13.7 15.0 13.3 12.1

16 to 17 years

138 197 138 15.1 15.6 15.5 15.9 17.7 13.3

18 to 19 years

224 178 221 12.5 14.2 12.8 14.8 10.3 12.2

20 years and over

3,249 3,094 3,023 4.6 4.3 4.5 4.4 4.3 4.2

20 to 24 years

592 502 507 7.9 7.8 6.8 7.0 6.9 7.0

25 years and over

2,672 2,591 2,523 4.2 3.9 4.2 4.1 4.0 3.9

25 to 54 years

2,056 2,038 1,928 4.4 4.0 4.6 4.4 4.3 4.0

25 to 34 years

865 841 791 5.4 5.0 5.4 5.1 5.1 4.8

35 to 44 years

648 622 548 4.3 3.5 4.4 4.2 4.1 3.6

45 to 54 years

543 575 589 3.4 3.4 3.8 3.8 3.6 3.7

55 years and over

599 570 572 3.6 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.4 3.4

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

1,246 1,320 1,264 2.7 2.6 2.7 2.9 2.8 2.7

Married women, spouse present

1,107 1,091 991 3.1 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 2.7

Women who maintain families(1)

719 652 657 6.9 7.2 7.9 6.4 6.1 6.2

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(2)

6,554 6,330 6,177 5.1 4.9 4.9 5.0 4.8 4.7

Part-time workers(3)

1,416 1,469 1,307 4.9 4.9 5.0 4.9 5.0 4.5

Footnotes
(1) Not seasonally adjusted.
(2) Full-time workers are unemployed persons who have expressed a desire to work full time (35 hours or more per week) or are on layoff from full-time jobs.
(3) Part-time workers are unemployed persons who have expressed a desire to work part time (less than 35 hours per week) or are on layoff from part-time jobs.

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: December 02, 2016