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
July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July

Less than a high school diploma

Civilian labor force

10,890 10,945 10,867 10,721 10,898 10,748 11,004 11,154 11,199 10,891 10,861 10,451 10,221

Participation rate

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

Employed

9,700 9,712 9,739 9,563 9,741 9,699 9,953 10,056 10,128 9,925 9,869 9,497 9,243

Employment-population ratio

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

Unemployed

1,190 1,232 1,128 1,158 1,157 1,049 1,051 1,098 1,071 965 993 954 978

Unemployment rate

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


High school graduates, no college(1)

Civilian labor force

36,721 36,607 36,589 36,311 35,895 36,242 35,924 36,108 36,392 36,089 36,096 36,112 36,146

Participation rate

59.0 59.0 58.9 58.4 58.2 58.0 58.1 58.5 58.8 58.0 57.9 57.8 57.7

Employed

33,945 33,857 33,834 33,665 33,277 33,677 33,593 33,792 34,106 33,830 33,750 34,001 33,931

Employment-population ratio

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

Unemployed

2,776 2,750 2,756 2,646 2,618 2,565 2,331 2,316 2,286 2,258 2,346 2,112 2,216

Unemployment rate

7.6 7.5 7.5 7.3 7.3 7.1 6.5 6.4 6.3 6.3 6.5 5.8 6.1


Some college or associate degree

Civilian labor force

37,304 37,409 37,277 37,201 37,244 37,021 36,992 37,169 37,158 37,364 37,178 37,476 37,727

Participation rate

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

Employed

35,057 35,114 35,007 34,852 34,872 34,750 34,758 34,876 34,904 35,218 35,131 35,598 35,716

Employment-population ratio

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

Unemployed

2,247 2,295 2,270 2,350 2,372 2,272 2,234 2,293 2,254 2,146 2,047 1,878 2,011

Unemployment rate

6.0 6.1 6.1 6.3 6.4 6.1 6.0 6.2 6.1 5.7 5.5 5.0 5.3


Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

Civilian labor force

49,137 49,091 49,195 49,329 49,929 49,759 50,427 50,240 49,908 49,934 50,208 50,383 50,355

Participation rate

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

Employed

47,272 47,394 47,395 47,467 48,246 48,134 48,797 48,543 48,198 48,279 48,611 48,728 48,771

Employment-population ratio

72.6 72.8 72.6 72.2 72.7 72.8 73.2 72.6 72.2 72.6 73.0 72.7 72.4

Unemployed

1,865 1,696 1,800 1,863 1,683 1,625 1,629 1,697 1,711 1,655 1,596 1,654 1,584

Unemployment rate

3.8 3.5 3.7 3.8 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.3 3.1

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: August 01, 2014