HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-3. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by sex and age, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status,
sex, and age
2013 2014
Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar.

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

244,995 245,175 245,363 245,552 245,756 245,959 246,168 246,381 246,567 246,745 246,915 247,085 247,258

Civilian labor force

155,099 155,359 155,609 155,822 155,693 155,435 155,473 154,625 155,284 154,937 155,460 155,724 156,227

Participation rate

63.3 63.4 63.4 63.5 63.4 63.2 63.2 62.8 63.0 62.8 63.0 63.0 63.2

Employed

143,393 143,676 143,919 144,075 144,285 144,179 144,270 143,485 144,443 144,586 145,224 145,266 145,742

Employment-population ratio

58.5 58.6 58.7 58.7 58.7 58.6 58.6 58.2 58.6 58.6 58.8 58.8 58.9

Unemployed

11,706 11,683 11,690 11,747 11,408 11,256 11,203 11,140 10,841 10,351 10,236 10,459 10,486

Unemployment rate

7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.3 7.2 7.2 7.2 7.0 6.7 6.6 6.7 6.7

Not in labor force

89,896 89,815 89,754 89,730 90,062 90,524 90,695 91,756 91,283 91,808 91,455 91,361 91,030

Persons who currently want a job

6,675 6,389 6,648 6,511 6,562 6,241 6,118 6,100 5,779 6,111 6,348 6,060 6,146


Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

118,204 118,296 118,393 118,490 118,595 118,700 118,807 118,916 119,011 119,103 119,218 119,306 119,395

Civilian labor force

82,575 82,713 82,844 82,858 82,807 82,499 82,806 82,186 82,554 82,323 82,662 82,597 83,052

Participation rate

69.9 69.9 70.0 69.9 69.8 69.5 69.7 69.1 69.4 69.1 69.3 69.2 69.6

Employed

76,300 76,270 76,317 76,437 76,447 76,182 76,464 76,014 76,560 76,723 77,060 76,808 77,416

Employment-population ratio

64.5 64.5 64.5 64.5 64.5 64.2 64.4 63.9 64.3 64.4 64.6 64.4 64.8

Unemployed

6,275 6,443 6,526 6,422 6,361 6,317 6,342 6,171 5,993 5,599 5,602 5,789 5,636

Unemployment rate

7.6 7.8 7.9 7.8 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.5 7.3 6.8 6.8 7.0 6.8

Not in labor force

35,629 35,583 35,549 35,632 35,788 36,201 36,000 36,730 36,458 36,780 36,556 36,709 36,343


Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

109,635 109,736 109,839 109,943 110,054 110,172 110,292 110,414 110,515 110,613 110,746 110,838 110,930

Civilian labor force

79,731 79,868 79,867 79,855 79,871 79,610 79,757 79,267 79,700 79,464 79,892 79,917 80,171

Participation rate

72.7 72.8 72.7 72.6 72.6 72.3 72.3 71.8 72.1 71.8 72.1 72.1 72.3

Employed

74,190 74,161 74,137 74,265 74,301 74,015 74,151 73,808 74,373 74,467 74,916 74,780 75,230

Employment-population ratio

67.7 67.6 67.5 67.5 67.5 67.2 67.2 66.8 67.3 67.3 67.6 67.5 67.8

Unemployed

5,541 5,707 5,729 5,590 5,570 5,595 5,605 5,459 5,328 4,997 4,975 5,137 4,941

Unemployment rate

6.9 7.1 7.2 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 6.9 6.7 6.3 6.2 6.4 6.2

Not in labor force

29,904 29,868 29,972 30,088 30,182 30,562 30,536 31,147 30,815 31,149 30,855 30,921 30,760


Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

126,791 126,878 126,970 127,062 127,161 127,260 127,361 127,465 127,555 127,642 127,696 127,779 127,863

Civilian labor force

72,524 72,646 72,765 72,964 72,886 72,937 72,667 72,439 72,730 72,614 72,797 73,128 73,175

Participation rate

57.2 57.3 57.3 57.4 57.3 57.3 57.1 56.8 57.0 56.9 57.0 57.2 57.2

Employed

67,093 67,406 67,602 67,638 67,838 67,997 67,806 67,471 67,882 67,862 68,163 68,458 68,325

Employment-population ratio

52.9 53.1 53.2 53.2 53.3 53.4 53.2 52.9 53.2 53.2 53.4 53.6 53.4

Unemployed

5,431 5,240 5,163 5,325 5,048 4,939 4,862 4,969 4,848 4,752 4,634 4,670 4,850

Unemployment rate

7.5 7.2 7.1 7.3 6.9 6.8 6.7 6.9 6.7 6.5 6.4 6.4 6.6

Not in labor force

54,267 54,232 54,204 54,098 54,275 54,323 54,694 55,026 54,825 55,028 54,899 54,652 54,688


Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

118,520 118,612 118,708 118,804 118,907 119,018 119,131 119,246 119,341 119,433 119,497 119,583 119,669

Civilian labor force

69,629 69,764 69,871 70,099 69,986 70,115 69,898 69,652 69,871 69,831 70,023 70,331 70,361

Participation rate

58.7 58.8 58.9 59.0 58.9 58.9 58.7 58.4 58.5 58.5 58.6 58.8 58.8

Employed

64,838 65,148 65,323 65,340 65,514 65,743 65,539 65,229 65,547 65,617 65,909 66,183 66,008

Employment-population ratio

54.7 54.9 55.0 55.0 55.1 55.2 55.0 54.7 54.9 54.9 55.2 55.3 55.2

Unemployed

4,791 4,616 4,548 4,760 4,473 4,372 4,359 4,423 4,323 4,214 4,114 4,148 4,352

Unemployment rate

6.9 6.6 6.5 6.8 6.4 6.2 6.2 6.4 6.2 6.0 5.9 5.9 6.2

Not in labor force

48,891 48,847 48,837 48,705 48,921 48,903 49,232 49,593 49,470 49,602 49,475 49,252 49,309


Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

16,840 16,827 16,816 16,805 16,795 16,770 16,745 16,721 16,710 16,700 16,671 16,664 16,658

Civilian labor force

5,739 5,727 5,872 5,868 5,836 5,710 5,818 5,706 5,713 5,642 5,545 5,476 5,696

Participation rate

34.1 34.0 34.9 34.9 34.7 34.1 34.7 34.1 34.2 33.8 33.3 32.9 34.2

Employed

4,365 4,368 4,459 4,470 4,470 4,421 4,580 4,448 4,523 4,502 4,399 4,303 4,503

Employment-population ratio

25.9 26.0 26.5 26.6 26.6 26.4 27.4 26.6 27.1 27.0 26.4 25.8 27.0

Unemployed

1,374 1,360 1,413 1,398 1,365 1,289 1,239 1,258 1,190 1,140 1,147 1,173 1,193

Unemployment rate

23.9 23.7 24.1 23.8 23.4 22.6 21.3 22.0 20.8 20.2 20.7 21.4 20.9

Not in labor force

11,101 11,100 10,944 10,937 10,959 11,059 10,927 11,015 10,997 11,058 11,125 11,188 10,962

Footnotes
(1) The population figures are not adjusted for seasonal variation.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: April 04, 2014