Table 1. Work experience of the population during the year by sex and extent of employment, 2013-14

Table 1.  Work experience of the population during the year by sex and extent of employment, 2013-14
                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
                                                                           Total               Men                 Women       
                         Extent of employment                                                                                  
                                                                                                                               
                                                                       2013      2014      2013      2014      2013      2014  
                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
                                                                    
                                                                                      Numbers (in thousands)
                                                                    
                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
   Civilian noninstitutional population............................  247,258   250,080   119,395   120,738   127,863   129,342 
     Total who worked or looked for work...........................  161,813   162,757    85,032    85,602    76,781    77,156 
       Percent of the population...................................     65.4      65.1      71.2      70.9      60.0      59.7 
     Total who worked during the year (1)..........................  156,987   159,056    82,590    83,640    74,397    75,416 
       Percent of the population...................................     63.5      63.6      69.2      69.3      58.2      58.3 
                                                                                                                               
       Full time (2)...............................................  124,017   126,566    70,590    71,710    53,427    54,856 
         50 to 52 weeks............................................  105,043   107,947    60,031    61,802    45,012    46,146 
         48 to 49 weeks............................................    1,944     1,844     1,113     1,090       831       754 
         40 to 47 weeks............................................    4,903     5,242     2,580     2,754     2,324     2,488 
         27 to 39 weeks............................................    4,061     4,179     2,294     2,142     1,767     2,037 
         14 to 26 weeks............................................    4,829     4,417     2,780     2,324     2,049     2,092 
         1 to 13 weeks.............................................    3,238     2,936     1,793     1,598     1,445     1,339 
                                                                                                                               
       Part time (3)...............................................   32,970    32,490    12,000    11,930    20,970    20,560 
         50 to 52 weeks............................................   17,144    17,127     5,857     6,004    11,287    11,123 
         48 to 49 weeks............................................      791       886       259       342       532       544 
         40 to 47 weeks............................................    2,971     2,820       963       894     2,008     1,926 
         27 to 39 weeks............................................    2,965     2,825     1,078     1,072     1,887     1,753 
         14 to 26 weeks............................................    4,596     4,376     1,871     1,730     2,725     2,645 
         1 to 13 weeks.............................................    4,502     4,458     1,972     1,889     2,530     2,569 
                                                                                                                               
                                                                      
                                                                                       Percent distribution
                                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                               
   Total who worked during the year (1)............................    100.0     100.0     100.0     100.0     100.0     100.0 
                                                                                                                               
     Full time (2).................................................     79.0      79.6      85.5      85.7      71.8      72.7 
       50 to 52 weeks..............................................     66.9      67.9      72.7      73.9      60.5      61.2 
       48 to 49 weeks..............................................      1.2       1.2       1.3       1.3       1.1       1.0 
       40 to 47 weeks..............................................      3.1       3.3       3.1       3.3       3.1       3.3 
       27 to 39 weeks..............................................      2.6       2.6       2.8       2.6       2.4       2.7 
       14 to 26 weeks..............................................      3.1       2.8       3.4       2.8       2.8       2.8 
       1 to 13 weeks...............................................      2.1       1.8       2.2       1.9       1.9       1.8 
                                                                                                                               
     Part time (3).................................................     21.0      20.4      14.5      14.3      28.2      27.3 
       50 to 52 weeks..............................................     10.9      10.8       7.1       7.2      15.2      14.7 
       48 to 49 weeks..............................................      0.5       0.6       0.3       0.4       0.7       0.7 
       40 to 47 weeks..............................................      1.9       1.8       1.2       1.1       2.7       2.6 
       27 to 39 weeks..............................................      1.9       1.8       1.3       1.3       2.5       2.3 
       14 to 26 weeks..............................................      2.9       2.8       2.3       2.1       3.7       3.5 
       1 to 13 weeks...............................................      2.9       2.8       2.4       2.3       3.4       3.4 

     1 Time worked includes paid vacation and sick leave.
     2 Usually worked 35 hours or more per week.
     3 Usually worked 1 to 34 hours per week.
     NOTE: Data refer to persons 16 years and over. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.



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