Table 5. Employment status of the population by sex, marital status, and presence and age of own children under 18, 2011-2012 annual averages

Table 5. Employment status of the population by sex, marital status, and presence and age of own children under 18, 2011-2012 annual averages
[Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic 2011 2012
Total Men Women Total Men Women

WITH OWN CHILDREN UNDER 18 YEARS

Civilian noninstitutional population

63,885 28,143 35,743 63,796 27,889 35,907

Civilian labor force

51,521 26,302 25,219 51,342 26,028 25,314

Participation rate

80.6 93.5 70.6 80.5 93.3 70.5

Employed

47,578 24,619 22,959 47,872 24,665 23,207

Full-time workers(1)

40,275 23,245 17,029 40,672 23,348 17,323

Part-time workers(2)

7,303 1,374 5,930 7,200 1,317 5,883

Employment-population ratio

74.5 87.5 64.2 75.0 88.4 64.6

Unemployed

3,943 1,683 2,260 3,470 1,362 2,108

Unemployment rate

7.7 6.4 9.0 6.8 5.2 8.3

Married, spouse present

Civilian noninstitutional population

49,999 25,392 24,607 49,590 25,010 24,580

Civilian labor force

40,783 23,873 16,911 40,273 23,478 16,795

Participation rate

81.6 94.0 68.7 81.2 93.9 68.3

Employed

38,379 22,480 15,900 38,257 22,372 15,885

Full-time workers(1)

32,940 21,322 11,618 32,958 21,275 11,683

Part-time workers(2)

5,440 1,158 4,282 5,299 1,097 4,202

Employment-population ratio

76.8 88.5 64.6 77.1 89.4 64.6

Unemployed

2,404 1,393 1,011 2,017 1,106 910

Unemployment rate

5.9 5.8 6.0 5.0 4.7 5.4

Other marital status(3)

Civilian noninstitutional population

13,886 2,751 11,135 14,206 2,879 11,327

Civilian labor force

10,737 2,429 8,308 11,068 2,549 8,519

Participation rate

77.3 88.3 74.6 77.9 88.6 75.2

Employed

9,198 2,139 7,059 9,615 2,294 7,322

Full-time workers(1)

7,335 1,923 5,412 7,714 2,074 5,640

Part-time workers(2)

1,864 216 1,647 1,901 220 1,681

Employment-population ratio

66.2 77.8 63.4 67.7 79.7 64.6

Unemployed

1,539 290 1,249 1,453 256 1,197

Unemployment rate

14.3 11.9 15.0 13.1 10.0 14.1

WITH OWN CHILDREN 6 TO 17 YEARS, NONE YOUNGER

Civilian noninstitutional population

35,027 15,431 19,596 35,353 15,539 19,814

Civilian labor force

29,193 14,289 14,904 29,234 14,347 14,887

Participation rate

83.3 92.6 76.1 82.7 92.3 75.1

Employed

27,178 13,422 13,756 27,421 13,620 13,801

Full-time workers(1)

23,186 12,735 10,450 23,520 12,918 10,602

Part-time workers(2)

3,992 686 3,306 3,901 702 3,199

Employment-population ratio

77.6 87.0 70.2 77.6 87.6 69.7

Unemployed

2,015 867 1,148 1,813 727 1,086

Unemployment rate

6.9 6.1 7.7 6.2 5.1 7.3

WITH OWN CHILDREN UNDER 6 YEARS

Civilian noninstitutional population

28,858 12,712 16,146 28,443 12,350 16,094

Civilian labor force

22,328 12,013 10,315 22,108 11,681 10,427

Participation rate

77.4 94.5 63.9 77.7 94.6 64.8

Employed

20,400 11,197 9,203 20,451 11,045 9,406

Full-time workers(1)

17,089 10,510 6,579 17,152 10,430 6,721

Part-time workers(2)

3,311 687 2,624 3,299 615 2,684

Employment-population ratio

70.7 88.1 57.0 71.9 89.4 58.4

Unemployed

1,928 816 1,112 1,657 635 1,021

Unemployment rate

8.6 6.8 10.8 7.5 5.4 9.8

WITH NO OWN CHILDREN UNDER 18 YEARS

Civilian noninstitutional population

175,732 88,175 87,558 179,488 89,455 90,033

Civilian labor force

102,096 55,673 46,423 103,633 56,299 47,334

Participation rate

58.1 63.1 53.0 57.7 62.9 52.6

Employed

92,291 49,671 42,620 94,597 50,890 43,707

Full-time workers(1)

72,282 41,087 31,194 74,137 42,129 32,008

Part-time workers(2)

20,010 8,584 11,426 20,460 8,761 11,699

Employment-population ratio

52.5 56.3 48.7 52.7 56.9 48.5

Unemployed

9,805 6,002 3,803 9,036 5,409 3,627

Unemployment rate

9.6 10.8 8.2 8.7 9.6 7.7

Footnotes
(1) Usually work 35 hours or more per week at all jobs.
(2) Usually work less than 35 hours per week at all jobs.
(3) Includes never married; married, spouse absent; divorced; separated; and widowed persons.

NOTE: Own children include sons, daughters, step-children, and adopted children. Not included are nieces, nephews, grandchildren, and other related and unrelated children. Detail may not sum to totals due to rounding. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: April 26, 2013