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
3rd
2013
3rd
2014
3rd
2013
3rd
2014
3rd
2013
3rd
2014
3rd
2013
3rd
2014

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

245,961 248,233 194,491 195,655 30,426 30,894 13,290 13,752

Civilian labor force

156,234 156,637 123,985 123,770 18,654 19,054 8,630 8,729

Participation rate

63.5 63.1 63.7 63.3 61.3 61.7 64.9 63.5

Employed

144,758 146,951 116,022 117,245 16,183 16,826 8,168 8,340

Unemployed

11,477 9,686 7,963 6,525 2,471 2,228 462 388

Unemployment rate

7.3 6.2 6.4 5.3 13.2 11.7 5.4 4.5

Not in labor force

89,727 91,596 70,505 71,885 11,772 11,840 4,659 5,023

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

118,700 119,895 94,950 95,598 13,772 14,023 6,222 6,369

Civilian labor force

83,278 83,619 67,250 67,181 8,832 9,060 4,586 4,635

Participation rate

70.2 69.7 70.8 70.3 64.1 64.6 73.7 72.8

Employed

77,094 78,683 62,909 63,828 7,541 7,978 4,327 4,433

Unemployed

6,184 4,936 4,341 3,352 1,291 1,081 259 201

Unemployment rate

7.4 5.9 6.5 5.0 14.6 11.9 5.6 4.3

Not in labor force

35,422 36,276 27,700 28,417 4,940 4,963 1,636 1,734

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

110,172 111,453 88,567 89,283 12,500 12,779 5,813 5,964

Civilian labor force

80,000 80,483 64,674 64,662 8,412 8,708 4,481 4,535

Participation rate

72.6 72.2 73.0 72.4 67.3 68.1 77.1 76.0

Employed

74,634 76,217 60,888 61,796 7,304 7,755 4,250 4,350

Unemployed

5,366 4,266 3,786 2,866 1,108 953 231 185

Unemployment rate

6.7 5.3 5.9 4.4 13.2 10.9 5.2 4.1

Not in labor force

30,172 30,970 23,892 24,621 4,088 4,071 1,332 1,429

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

127,261 128,338 99,541 100,057 16,654 16,871 7,068 7,383

Civilian labor force

72,956 73,018 56,735 56,589 9,822 9,994 4,045 4,094

Participation rate

57.3 56.9 57.0 56.6 59.0 59.2 57.2 55.5

Employed

67,664 68,268 53,113 53,416 8,642 8,847 3,841 3,907

Unemployed

5,292 4,750 3,622 3,173 1,179 1,147 204 187

Unemployment rate

7.3 6.5 6.4 5.6 12.0 11.5 5.0 4.6

Not in labor force

54,304 55,320 42,805 43,468 6,832 6,877 3,023 3,289

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

119,019 120,157 93,438 94,005 15,369 15,612 6,654 6,966

Civilian labor force

69,877 69,993 54,323 54,210 9,437 9,618 3,951 3,997

Participation rate

58.7 58.3 58.1 57.7 61.4 61.6 59.4 57.4

Employed

65,210 65,811 51,122 51,437 8,392 8,588 3,771 3,819

Unemployed

4,667 4,182 3,202 2,773 1,045 1,030 180 178

Unemployment rate

6.7 6.0 5.9 5.1 11.1 10.7 4.6 4.5

Not in labor force

49,142 50,164 39,115 39,794 5,931 5,993 2,703 2,969

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

16,770 16,622 12,486 12,368 2,557 2,503 823 822

Civilian labor force

6,357 6,161 4,988 4,898 804 727 198 197

Participation rate

37.9 37.1 39.9 39.6 31.5 29.1 24.1 24.0

Employed

4,913 4,923 4,013 4,011 488 482 147 172

Unemployed

1,444 1,238 975 886 317 245 51 25

Unemployment rate

22.7 20.1 19.5 18.1 39.4 33.7 25.7 12.9

Not in labor force

10,413 10,461 7,498 7,470 1,753 1,775 625 625

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: October 03, 2014