HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-4. Employed and unemployed full- and part-time workers by sex and age, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Full- and part-time status,
sex, and age
2013 2014 2015 2016
3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd

EMPLOYED

Full-time workers

116,513 116,899 117,761 118,482 118,865 119,795 120,809 121,090 121,853 122,252 123,265 123,305 124,163

Men, 16 years and over

66,409 66,607 67,194 67,753 67,956 68,428 68,895 69,017 69,599 69,885 70,315 70,419 70,766

Men, 20 years and over

65,612 65,879 66,557 67,022 67,200 67,601 68,169 68,285 68,846 69,054 69,625 69,560 69,842

Women, 16 years and over

50,150 50,326 50,520 50,700 50,924 51,407 51,826 52,057 52,275 52,405 52,900 52,925 53,456

Women, 20 years and over

49,610 49,824 50,070 50,191 50,496 50,924 51,298 51,559 51,714 51,871 52,349 52,364 52,867

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

1,290 1,195 1,134 1,268 1,170 1,271 1,343 1,246 1,293 1,327 1,291 1,381 1,454

Part-time workers

27,857 27,357 27,543 27,457 27,729 27,622 27,398 27,603 27,055 27,300 27,678 27,726 27,480

Men, 16 years and over

10,033 9,923 9,800 9,646 10,067 9,947 9,925 10,095 9,611 9,492 9,933 10,054 9,936

Men, 20 years and over

8,571 8,451 8,369 8,212 8,565 8,379 8,358 8,493 7,994 7,913 8,257 8,444 8,283

Women, 16 years and over

17,819 17,434 17,762 17,794 17,670 17,672 17,474 17,501 17,458 17,805 17,701 17,634 17,582

Women, 20 years and over

16,039 15,651 15,937 15,995 15,767 15,762 15,618 15,605 15,668 15,952 15,776 15,762 15,655

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

3,247 3,255 3,236 3,250 3,397 3,481 3,421 3,505 3,394 3,436 3,645 3,520 3,541

UNEMPLOYED

Looking for full-time work

9,604 9,164 8,755 8,046 7,899 7,475 7,289 6,984 6,674 6,578 6,435 6,343 6,425

Men, 16 years and over

5,622 5,261 4,914 4,573 4,390 4,137 4,143 3,962 3,716 3,700 3,596 3,592 3,674

Men, 20 years and over

5,208 4,858 4,549 4,254 4,077 3,838 3,822 3,644 3,449 3,429 3,332 3,317 3,399

Women, 16 years and over

3,975 3,894 3,833 3,509 3,489 3,325 3,138 3,063 2,941 2,857 2,857 2,776 2,732

Women, 20 years and over

3,715 3,661 3,589 3,259 3,273 3,121 2,902 2,824 2,739 2,672 2,655 2,568 2,551

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

681 646 618 533 549 516 565 516 486 477 449 457 474

Looking for part-time work

1,723 1,647 1,568 1,564 1,642 1,460 1,413 1,456 1,398 1,357 1,421 1,356 1,432

Men, 16 years and over

746 695 689 665 694 646 604 613 576 611 601 540 584

Men, 20 years and over

420 423 389 395 396 392 352 365 362 380 341 327 364

Women, 16 years and over

971 946 900 890 941 811 826 836 813 747 829 810 836

Women, 20 years and over

676 661 628 613 657 554 591 609 599 544 602 569 600

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

628 563 550 556 589 514 470 481 437 433 477 460 467

UNEMPLOYMENT RATES

Full-time workers

7.6 7.3 6.9 6.4 6.2 5.9 5.7 5.5 5.2 5.1 5.0 4.9 4.9

Men, 16 years and over

7.8 7.3 6.8 6.3 6.1 5.7 5.7 5.4 5.1 5.0 4.9 4.9 4.9

Men, 20 years and over

7.4 6.9 6.4 6.0 5.7 5.4 5.3 5.1 4.8 4.7 4.6 4.6 4.6

Women, 16 years and over

7.3 7.2 7.1 6.5 6.4 6.1 5.7 5.6 5.3 5.2 5.1 5.0 4.9

Women, 20 years and over

7.0 6.8 6.7 6.1 6.1 5.8 5.4 5.2 5.0 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.6

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

34.6 35.1 35.3 29.6 32.0 28.9 29.6 29.3 27.3 26.4 25.8 24.9 24.6

Part-time workers

5.8 5.7 5.4 5.4 5.6 5.0 4.9 5.0 4.9 4.7 4.9 4.7 5.0

Men, 16 years and over

6.9 6.5 6.6 6.5 6.4 6.1 5.7 5.7 5.7 6.0 5.7 5.1 5.6

Men, 20 years and over

4.7 4.8 4.4 4.6 4.4 4.5 4.0 4.1 4.3 4.6 4.0 3.7 4.2

Women, 16 years and over

5.2 5.1 4.8 4.8 5.1 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.4 4.0 4.5 4.4 4.5

Women, 20 years and over

4.0 4.1 3.8 3.7 4.0 3.4 3.6 3.8 3.7 3.3 3.7 3.5 3.7

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

16.2 14.7 14.5 14.6 14.8 12.9 12.1 12.1 11.4 11.2 11.6 11.6 11.7

NOTE: Full-time workers are persons who usually work 35 hours or more per week; part-time workers are persons who usually work less than 35 hours per week. Detail for the data shown in this table will not necessarily add to totals because of the independent seasonal adjustment of the various series. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: October 07, 2016