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
Apr.
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
Apr.
2015
Dec.
2015
Jan.
2016
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

8,523 7,966 7,920 5.4 5.0 4.9 4.9 5.0 5.0

16 to 19 years

980 929 941 17.1 16.1 16.0 15.6 15.9 16.0

16 to 17 years

401 402 415 19.8 17.4 17.9 18.8 19.2 19.7

18 to 19 years

557 529 504 15.1 15.2 14.9 13.8 14.0 13.5

20 years and over

7,544 7,036 6,979 5.0 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.6 4.6

20 to 24 years

1,470 1,299 1,357 9.6 9.4 8.2 8.6 8.4 8.8

25 years and over

6,036 5,717 5,618 4.4 4.0 4.0 4.1 4.1 4.1

25 to 54 years

4,675 4,311 4,319 4.6 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.2 4.2

25 to 34 years

1,991 1,819 1,822 5.7 5.3 5.1 5.1 5.2 5.2

35 to 44 years

1,388 1,266 1,298 4.3 4.0 4.0 3.8 3.9 4.0

45 to 54 years

1,297 1,227 1,199 3.8 3.6 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.5

55 years and over

1,370 1,387 1,298 3.9 3.2 3.7 3.8 3.9 3.6

Men, 16 years and over

4,580 4,222 4,222 5.5 5.2 4.9 4.9 5.0 5.0

16 to 19 years

517 503 473 17.8 17.7 17.4 16.8 17.0 16.4

16 to 17 years

217 227 204 20.8 20.6 19.8 21.4 22.8 20.6

18 to 19 years

279 280 247 15.2 15.8 16.1 14.5 14.3 13.2

20 years and over

4,063 3,719 3,749 5.0 4.7 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.6

20 to 24 years

850 729 762 10.6 10.3 9.0 9.3 9.1 9.5

25 years and over

3,195 2,970 2,985 4.4 4.1 3.9 4.0 4.0 4.1

25 to 54 years

2,423 2,221 2,269 4.5 4.3 4.0 4.0 4.1 4.2

25 to 34 years

1,010 947 1,023 5.4 5.6 5.0 5.0 4.9 5.4

35 to 44 years

702 632 636 4.0 3.9 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6

45 to 54 years

711 642 610 4.0 3.5 3.3 3.3 3.6 3.4

55 years and over

772 749 716 4.2 3.5 3.7 4.0 4.0 3.8

Women, 16 years and over

3,943 3,743 3,698 5.4 4.8 4.9 4.9 5.0 5.0

16 to 19 years

462 426 468 16.3 14.4 14.5 14.3 14.6 15.7

16 to 17 years

184 175 211 18.8 14.2 16.1 16.3 16.0 18.9

18 to 19 years

278 248 257 15.0 14.7 13.8 13.1 13.6 13.7

20 years and over

3,481 3,317 3,230 4.9 4.4 4.5 4.5 4.6 4.5

20 to 24 years

620 570 595 8.5 8.5 7.3 7.9 7.6 8.1

25 years and over

2,841 2,747 2,633 4.5 4.0 4.2 4.1 4.3 4.1

25 to 54 years

2,252 2,089 2,050 4.8 4.4 4.5 4.3 4.4 4.3

25 to 34 years

980 872 799 6.2 5.0 5.2 5.1 5.4 5.0

35 to 44 years

686 633 663 4.6 4.2 4.4 4.1 4.2 4.4

45 to 54 years

586 584 588 3.7 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.6 3.7

55 years and over

604 629 590 3.7 3.1 3.5 3.5 3.8 3.6

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

1,399 1,357 1,258 3.0 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.9 2.7

Married women, spouse present

1,216 1,135 1,135 3.4 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.1 3.1

Women who maintain families(1)

730 713 695 7.0 5.8 7.1 7.0 6.8 6.7

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(2)

7,044 6,586 6,585 5.5 5.1 4.9 4.9 5.1 5.1

Part-time workers(3)

1,444 1,389 1,313 5.0 4.6 5.0 4.9 4.8 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: May 06, 2016