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
Aug.
2015
July
2016
Aug.
2016
Aug.
2015
Apr.
2016
May
2016
June
2016
July
2016
Aug.
2016

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

8,018 7,770 7,849 5.1 5.0 4.7 4.9 4.9 4.9

16 to 19 years

941 920 938 16.8 16.0 16.0 16.0 15.6 15.7

16 to 17 years

371 328 366 18.6 19.7 18.5 17.0 15.3 16.7

18 to 19 years

574 594 579 15.8 13.5 14.4 15.5 15.9 15.2

20 years and over

7,077 6,850 6,910 4.7 4.6 4.3 4.5 4.5 4.5

20 to 24 years

1,393 1,369 1,246 8.9 8.8 8.3 8.7 9.0 8.1

25 years and over

5,705 5,473 5,681 4.2 4.1 3.8 4.0 4.0 4.1

25 to 54 years

4,401 4,139 4,423 4.4 4.2 4.0 4.1 4.1 4.3

25 to 34 years

1,822 1,789 1,861 5.3 5.2 5.0 5.1 5.0 5.2

35 to 44 years

1,265 1,142 1,331 3.9 4.0 3.5 3.7 3.5 4.1

45 to 54 years

1,314 1,208 1,232 3.9 3.5 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.6

55 years and over

1,316 1,326 1,268 3.8 3.6 3.4 3.5 3.7 3.5

Men, 16 years and over

4,276 4,278 4,232 5.1 5.0 4.7 4.9 5.0 5.0

16 to 19 years

500 493 537 17.6 16.4 16.2 17.1 16.5 17.5

16 to 17 years

186 154 196 18.8 20.6 19.3 18.3 15.0 17.9

18 to 19 years

316 342 345 17.0 13.2 14.3 16.9 17.4 17.5

20 years and over

3,776 3,786 3,695 4.7 4.6 4.3 4.5 4.6 4.5

20 to 24 years

791 796 743 9.8 9.5 8.8 9.4 10.1 9.3

25 years and over

2,989 2,979 2,950 4.1 4.1 3.8 3.9 4.0 4.0

25 to 54 years

2,269 2,236 2,251 4.2 4.2 3.9 4.0 4.1 4.1

25 to 34 years

980 960 964 5.2 5.4 5.1 5.1 5.0 5.0

35 to 44 years

620 612 665 3.5 3.6 3.4 3.5 3.5 3.8

45 to 54 years

668 664 622 3.7 3.4 3.2 3.3 3.7 3.5

55 years and over

720 743 698 3.9 3.8 3.6 3.8 3.8 3.6

Women, 16 years and over

3,742 3,492 3,617 5.1 5.0 4.7 4.9 4.7 4.9

16 to 19 years

441 427 402 15.9 15.7 15.9 14.8 14.8 13.7

16 to 17 years

184 174 171 18.5 18.9 17.8 15.6 15.6 15.5

18 to 19 years

258 252 234 14.6 13.7 14.5 14.0 14.2 12.8

20 years and over

3,301 3,065 3,215 4.7 4.5 4.2 4.5 4.3 4.5

20 to 24 years

602 573 503 7.9 8.1 7.7 7.9 7.8 6.8

25 years and over

2,715 2,494 2,731 4.3 4.1 3.8 4.1 3.9 4.2

25 to 54 years

2,132 1,903 2,172 4.5 4.3 4.1 4.3 4.0 4.6

25 to 34 years

842 829 897 5.3 5.0 5.0 5.2 5.0 5.4

35 to 44 years

645 530 665 4.3 4.4 3.6 4.1 3.5 4.4

45 to 54 years

646 543 609 4.1 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.4 3.8

55 years and over

591 562 558 3.6 3.6 3.2 3.4 3.4 3.4

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

1,273 1,219 1,240 2.8 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.7

Married women, spouse present

1,125 1,106 1,107 3.1 3.1 2.9 3.2 3.0 3.0

Women who maintain families(1)

855 765 821 8.1 6.7 6.6 7.3 7.2 7.9

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(2)

6,604 6,342 6,411 5.1 5.1 4.7 4.9 4.9 4.9

Part-time workers(3)

1,379 1,434 1,427 4.9 4.5 4.5 4.9 4.9 5.0

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: September 02, 2016