HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-5. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population 25 years and over by educational attainment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Educational attainment 2013 2014
June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June

Less than a high school diploma

Civilian labor force

11,136 10,890 10,945 10,867 10,721 10,898 10,748 11,004 11,154 11,199 10,891 10,861 10,451

Participation rate

44.4 45.4 45.4 44.5 44.6 44.5 43.7 44.5 46.2 45.9 44.6 44.2 43.3

Employed

9,948 9,700 9,712 9,739 9,563 9,741 9,699 9,953 10,056 10,128 9,925 9,869 9,497

Employment-population ratio

39.7 40.5 40.3 39.9 39.8 39.7 39.4 40.2 41.7 41.5 40.7 40.2 39.4

Unemployed

1,188 1,190 1,232 1,128 1,158 1,157 1,049 1,051 1,098 1,071 965 993 954

Unemployment rate

10.7 10.9 11.3 10.4 10.8 10.6 9.8 9.6 9.8 9.6 8.9 9.1 9.1


High school graduates, no college(1)

Civilian labor force

36,408 36,721 36,607 36,589 36,311 35,895 36,242 35,924 36,108 36,392 36,089 36,096 36,112

Participation rate

59.3 59.0 59.0 58.9 58.4 58.2 58.0 58.1 58.5 58.8 58.0 57.9 57.8

Employed

33,651 33,945 33,857 33,834 33,665 33,277 33,677 33,593 33,792 34,106 33,830 33,750 34,001

Employment-population ratio

54.8 54.5 54.6 54.5 54.2 53.9 53.9 54.3 54.7 55.1 54.3 54.1 54.5

Unemployed

2,757 2,776 2,750 2,756 2,646 2,618 2,565 2,331 2,316 2,286 2,258 2,346 2,112

Unemployment rate

7.6 7.6 7.5 7.5 7.3 7.3 7.1 6.5 6.4 6.3 6.3 6.5 5.8


Some college or associate degree

Civilian labor force

37,338 37,304 37,409 37,277 37,201 37,244 37,021 36,992 37,169 37,158 37,364 37,178 37,476

Participation rate

68.1 67.2 67.0 67.1 66.8 67.5 67.6 67.3 66.9 67.1 67.3 67.2 67.6

Employed

34,981 35,057 35,114 35,007 34,852 34,872 34,750 34,758 34,876 34,904 35,218 35,131 35,598

Employment-population ratio

63.8 63.2 62.9 63.1 62.6 63.2 63.4 63.3 62.8 63.0 63.4 63.5 64.2

Unemployed

2,356 2,247 2,295 2,270 2,350 2,372 2,272 2,234 2,293 2,254 2,146 2,047 1,878

Unemployment rate

6.3 6.0 6.1 6.1 6.3 6.4 6.1 6.0 6.2 6.1 5.7 5.5 5.0


Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

Civilian labor force

49,391 49,137 49,091 49,195 49,329 49,929 49,759 50,427 50,240 49,908 49,934 50,208 50,383

Participation rate

75.5 75.4 75.4 75.3 75.0 75.2 75.3 75.7 75.2 74.7 75.1 75.4 75.2

Employed

47,486 47,272 47,394 47,395 47,467 48,246 48,134 48,797 48,543 48,198 48,279 48,611 48,728

Employment-population ratio

72.6 72.6 72.8 72.6 72.2 72.7 72.8 73.2 72.6 72.2 72.6 73.0 72.7

Unemployed

1,904 1,865 1,696 1,800 1,863 1,683 1,625 1,629 1,697 1,711 1,655 1,596 1,654

Unemployment rate

3.9 3.8 3.5 3.7 3.8 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.3

Footnotes
(1) Includes persons with a high school diploma or equivalent.
(2) Includes persons with bachelor's, master's, professional, and doctoral degrees.

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

 

Last Modified Date: July 03, 2014