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
June
2015
June
2016
June
2015
June
2016
June
2015
June
2016

Total, 16 years and over(1)

149,645 151,990 8,638 8,144 5.5 5.1

Management, professional, and related occupations

57,710 59,181 1,714 1,712 2.9 2.8

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

24,049 25,354 603 646 2.4 2.5

Professional and related occupations

33,661 33,827 1,111 1,067 3.2 3.1

Service occupations

26,795 27,618 1,789 1,658 6.3 5.7

Sales and office occupations

33,707 33,391 1,777 1,550 5.0 4.4

Sales and related occupations

15,899 16,040 950 820 5.6 4.9

Office and administrative support occupations

17,807 17,351 827 730 4.4 4.0

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,956 14,277 926 832 6.2 5.5

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,226 1,254 88 151 6.7 10.8

Construction and extraction occupations

7,694 8,240 617 462 7.4 5.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

5,036 4,783 221 218 4.2 4.4

Production, transportation, and material moving
occupations

17,478 17,524 1,122 1,091 6.0 5.9

Production occupations

8,510 8,470 462 439 5.1 4.9

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,969 9,054 660 652 6.9 6.7

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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