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
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014

Total, 16 years and over(1)

144,775 147,666 10,271 8,630 6.6 5.5

Management, professional, and related occupations

55,583 57,110 1,749 1,656 3.1 2.8

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

23,065 23,207 770 654 3.2 2.7

Professional and related occupations

32,518 33,904 980 1,002 2.9 2.9

Service occupations

25,675 26,131 2,177 1,909 7.8 6.8

Sales and office occupations

33,349 33,136 2,436 1,857 6.8 5.3

Sales and related occupations

15,683 15,656 1,173 880 7.0 5.3

Office and administrative support occupations

17,667 17,480 1,263 977 6.7 5.3

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,092 13,699 1,224 1,049 8.6 7.1

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

940 1,017 127 157 11.9 13.4

Construction and extraction occupations

7,218 7,823 826 698 10.3 8.2

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,935 4,859 271 194 5.2 3.8

Production, transportation, and material moving
occupations

17,075 17,590 1,576 1,158 8.5 6.2

Production occupations

8,474 8,478 728 581 7.9 6.4

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,602 9,112 848 577 9.0 6.0

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: December 05, 2014