HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-11. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by sex, age, and race
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Total White Black or African
American
Asian
2nd
2013
2nd
2014
2nd
2013
2nd
2014
2nd
2013
2nd
2014
2nd
2013
2nd
2014

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

245,363 247,625 194,147 195,312 30,322 30,788 13,293 13,806

Civilian labor force

155,854 155,894 123,837 123,448 18,691 18,795 8,562 8,761

Participation rate

63.5 63.0 63.8 63.2 61.6 61.0 64.4 63.5

Employed

144,332 146,423 115,730 116,983 16,207 16,728 8,151 8,291

Unemployed

11,521 9,472 8,107 6,465 2,485 2,066 410 470

Unemployment rate

7.4 6.1 6.5 5.2 13.3 11.0 4.8 5.4

Not in labor force

89,509 91,731 70,310 71,864 11,631 11,993 4,731 5,046

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

118,393 119,583 94,767 95,415 13,720 13,969 6,230 6,435

Civilian labor force

82,987 82,892 67,184 66,747 8,727 8,861 4,530 4,673

Participation rate

70.1 69.3 70.9 70.0 63.6 63.4 72.7 72.6

Employed

76,638 77,749 62,637 63,191 7,464 7,812 4,309 4,389

Unemployed

6,349 5,144 4,547 3,557 1,263 1,049 221 284

Unemployment rate

7.7 6.2 6.8 5.3 14.5 11.8 4.9 6.1

Not in labor force

35,406 36,691 27,584 28,668 4,993 5,109 1,700 1,762

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

109,839 111,128 88,365 89,089 12,439 12,720 5,821 6,026

Civilian labor force

79,917 80,017 64,690 64,465 8,390 8,527 4,435 4,572

Participation rate

72.8 72.0 73.2 72.4 67.4 67.0 76.2 75.9

Employed

74,405 75,512 60,739 61,379 7,298 7,596 4,232 4,301

Unemployed

5,512 4,505 3,951 3,086 1,092 931 203 271

Unemployment rate

6.9 5.6 6.1 4.8 13.0 10.9 4.6 5.9

Not in labor force

29,922 31,111 23,675 24,624 4,049 4,193 1,386 1,454

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

126,970 128,042 99,380 99,896 16,602 16,818 7,063 7,371

Civilian labor force

72,867 73,002 56,653 56,700 9,964 9,934 4,031 4,087

Participation rate

57.4 57.0 57.0 56.8 60.0 59.1 57.1 55.5

Employed

67,695 68,674 53,093 53,792 8,742 8,916 3,843 3,901

Unemployed

5,172 4,328 3,560 2,908 1,222 1,018 189 186

Unemployment rate

7.1 5.9 6.3 5.1 12.3 10.2 4.7 4.6

Not in labor force

54,103 55,040 42,727 43,196 6,638 6,885 3,031 3,284

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

118,708 119,853 93,263 93,837 15,308 15,554 6,662 6,936

Civilian labor force

69,896 70,057 54,317 54,384 9,541 9,564 3,946 3,996

Participation rate

58.9 58.5 58.2 58.0 62.3 61.5 59.2 57.6

Employed

65,375 66,290 51,219 51,850 8,476 8,670 3,771 3,828

Unemployed

4,521 3,767 3,098 2,534 1,065 894 175 169

Unemployment rate

6.5 5.4 5.7 4.7 11.2 9.3 4.4 4.2

Not in labor force

48,812 49,797 38,947 39,453 5,767 5,990 2,717 2,940

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

16,816 16,644 12,520 12,386 2,575 2,513 809 845

Civilian labor force

6,041 5,821 4,831 4,599 761 703 181 193

Participation rate

35.9 35.0 38.6 37.1 29.5 28.0 22.4 22.8

Employed

4,552 4,621 3,773 3,754 433 462 149 162

Unemployed

1,489 1,200 1,058 845 327 241 32 31

Unemployment rate

24.6 20.6 21.9 18.4 43.0 34.3 17.6 16.0

Not in labor force

10,775 10,823 7,689 7,787 1,815 1,810 628 652

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (white, black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: July 03, 2014