Table A-13. Employed and unemployed persons by occupation, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-13. Employed and unemployed persons by occupation, not seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation Employed Unemployed Unemployment
rates
July
2014
July
2015
July
2014
July
2015
July
2014
July
2015

Total, 16 years and over(1)

147,265 149,722 10,307 8,805 6.5 5.6

Management, professional, and related occupations

55,381 57,392 2,011 1,807 3.5 3.1

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

23,490 24,522 656 566 2.7 2.3

Professional and related occupations

31,891 32,870 1,355 1,240 4.1 3.6

Service occupations

26,369 26,843 2,076 1,932 7.3 6.7

Sales and office occupations

33,616 33,366 2,168 1,848 6.1 5.2

Sales and related occupations

15,616 15,677 1,034 966 6.2 5.8

Office and administrative support occupations

18,000 17,689 1,135 882 5.9 4.8

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

14,150 14,294 1,048 816 6.9 5.4

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,179 1,155 94 76 7.4 6.2

Construction and extraction occupations

7,973 7,970 691 536 8.0 6.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,999 5,169 263 204 5.0 3.8

Production, transportation, and material moving
occupations

17,749 17,827 1,489 1,248 7.7 6.5

Production occupations

8,505 8,647 714 567 7.7 6.2

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,244 9,180 774 681 7.7 6.9

Footnotes
(1) Persons with no previous work experience and persons whose last job was in the U.S. Armed Forces are included in the unemployed total.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: August 07, 2015