HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-19. Employment status of persons 18 years and over by veteran status, age, and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Veteran status, age, and sex 3rd 2016
Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not in
labor
force
Total Percent
of
population
Employed Unemployed
Total Percent
of
population
Total Percent
of
labor force

TOTAL VETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

20,857 10,598 50.8 10,127 48.6 471 4.4 10,259

18 to 24 years

226 163 72.0 152 67.3 11 6.5 63

25 to 34 years

1,747 1,422 81.4 1,330 76.1 92 6.5 325

35 to 44 years

2,286 1,982 86.7 1,900 83.1 83 4.2 304

45 to 54 years

3,259 2,784 85.4 2,678 82.2 106 3.8 475

55 to 64 years

3,763 2,346 62.3 2,243 59.6 102 4.4 1,417

65 years and over

9,577 1,901 19.9 1,824 19.0 77 4.1 7,675

Men, 18 years and over

18,842 9,350 49.6 8,953 47.5 397 4.2 9,491

18 to 24 years

188 143 75.8 136 72.0 7 5.0 46

25 to 34 years

1,422 1,187 83.5 1,109 78.0 78 6.6 235

35 to 44 years

1,880 1,676 89.1 1,615 85.9 61 3.6 204

45 to 54 years

2,791 2,402 86.1 2,317 83.0 85 3.5 389

55 to 64 years

3,349 2,105 62.9 2,014 60.1 91 4.3 1,244

65 years and over

9,212 1,837 19.9 1,763 19.1 75 4.1 7,374

Women, 18 years and over

2,016 1,248 61.9 1,174 58.2 74 5.9 768

18 to 24 years

38 20 - 17 - 4 - 18

25 to 34 years

325 235 72.2 221 67.9 14 5.9 90

35 to 44 years

406 306 75.5 285 70.2 21 7.0 100

45 to 54 years

467 382 81.7 361 77.1 21 5.6 85

55 to 64 years

414 241 58.1 230 55.4 11 4.6 174

65 years and over

365 64 17.5 61 16.8 3 4.3 301

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

3,891 3,177 81.6 3,019 77.6 158 5.0 714

18 to 24 years

226 163 72.0 152 67.3 11 6.5 63

25 to 34 years

1,691 1,370 81.1 1,280 75.7 91 6.6 320

35 to 44 years

1,102 927 84.1 890 80.8 36 3.9 176

45 to 54 years

596 521 87.5 506 84.9 16 3.0 75

55 to 64 years

223 181 80.9 176 78.7 5 2.7 43

65 years and over

53 15 - 15 - 0 - 38

Men, 18 years and over

3,197 2,664 83.3 2,533 79.2 131 4.9 533

18 to 24 years

188 143 75.8 136 72.0 7 5.0 46

25 to 34 years

1,387 1,155 83.3 1,077 77.7 78 6.8 231

35 to 44 years

884 760 86.0 733 82.9 27 3.6 124

45 to 54 years

504 441 87.4 427 84.7 14 3.1 64

55 to 64 years

187 151 80.7 146 78.3 5 3.0 36

65 years and over

46 14 - 14 - 0 - 33

Women, 18 years and over

695 513 73.9 486 70.0 27 5.3 181

18 to 24 years

38 20 - 17 - 4 - 18

25 to 34 years

304 215 70.8 203 66.7 12 5.7 89

35 to 44 years

218 166 76.3 157 72.0 9 5.6 52

45 to 54 years

92 81 88.0 79 86.1 2 2.2 11

55 to 64 years

36 30 - 29 - 0 - 7

65 years and over

7 1 - 1 - 0 - 5

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

224,016 146,982 65.6 139,881 62.4 7,101 4.8 77,034

18 to 24 years

29,215 19,377 66.3 17,458 59.8 1,920 9.9 9,837

25 to 34 years

41,894 34,308 81.9 32,566 77.7 1,743 5.1 7,586

35 to 44 years

37,546 30,806 82.1 29,614 78.9 1,192 3.9 6,739

45 to 54 years

39,108 30,987 79.2 29,879 76.4 1,108 3.6 8,121

55 to 64 years

37,613 24,030 63.9 23,206 61.7 824 3.4 13,584

65 years and over

38,640 7,474 19.3 7,158 18.5 315 4.2 31,167

Men, 18 years and over

99,312 74,952 75.5 71,409 71.9 3,543 4.7 24,360

18 to 24 years

14,675 10,130 69.0 9,024 61.5 1,106 10.9 4,545

25 to 34 years

20,198 18,032 89.3 17,194 85.1 838 4.6 2,166

35 to 44 years

17,642 16,034 90.9 15,466 87.7 568 3.5 1,608

45 to 54 years

17,941 15,472 86.2 14,972 83.5 499 3.2 2,469

55 to 64 years

16,558 11,872 71.7 11,467 69.3 405 3.4 4,686

65 years and over

12,299 3,413 27.8 3,286 26.7 127 3.7 8,885

Women, 18 years and over

124,704 72,030 57.8 68,472 54.9 3,558 4.9 52,674

18 to 24 years

14,539 9,247 63.6 8,434 58.0 813 8.8 5,292

25 to 34 years

21,696 16,276 75.0 15,372 70.8 905 5.6 5,420

35 to 44 years

19,904 14,773 74.2 14,148 71.1 625 4.2 5,131

45 to 54 years

21,167 15,515 73.3 14,907 70.4 608 3.9 5,652

55 to 64 years

21,056 12,158 57.7 11,739 55.8 419 3.4 8,898

65 years and over

26,342 4,060 15.4 3,872 14.7 188 4.6 22,281

NOTE: Veterans are men and women who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces and were not on active duty at the time of the survey. Gulf War-era II veterans served on active duty anywhere in the world sometime since September 2001. Nonveterans never served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 60,000).

 

Last Modified Date: October 07, 2016