HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table A-8a. Employed persons and employment-population ratios by age and sex, seasonally adjusted
Age and sex Number of employed persons
(in thousands)
Employment-population ratios
Sept.
2013
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
May
2014
June
2014
July
2014
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014

Total, 16 years and over

144,270 146,368 146,600 58.6 58.9 59.0 59.0 59.0 59.0

16 to 19 years

4,580 4,457 4,502 27.4 27.3 26.8 27.1 26.8 27.1

16 to 17 years

1,476 1,475 1,499 16.5 16.9 16.5 17.2 17.0 16.6

18 to 19 years

3,102 2,998 3,003 39.8 39.2 38.4 38.2 37.8 39.5

20 years and over

139,690 141,912 142,099 60.9 61.2 61.3 61.3 61.3 61.3

20 to 24 years

13,689 13,893 13,821 62.0 63.1 63.0 63.2 62.9 62.6

25 years and over

126,013 128,022 128,242 60.8 60.9 61.1 61.1 61.1 61.1

25 to 54 years

94,492 95,617 95,607 75.9 76.4 76.7 76.6 76.8 76.7

25 to 34 years

31,287 31,986 32,058 75.1 75.3 75.8 75.6 75.8 75.9

35 to 44 years

30,761 30,945 31,033 77.7 78.0 78.2 78.0 78.2 78.4

45 to 54 years

32,443 32,685 32,516 75.1 75.9 76.3 76.3 76.4 76.0

55 years and over

31,521 32,405 32,635 38.0 38.2 38.2 38.3 38.1 38.3

Men, 16 years and over

76,464 77,843 78,102 64.4 64.7 64.9 65.0 64.9 65.1

16 to 19 years

2,313 2,179 2,192 27.2 25.8 25.4 26.2 25.8 26.0

16 to 17 years

720 702 730 16.0 15.2 14.5 16.0 16.0 16.0

18 to 19 years

1,593 1,496 1,460 39.7 38.0 37.6 37.2 37.0 37.7

20 years and over

74,151 75,664 75,910 67.2 67.6 67.9 67.9 67.9 68.0

20 to 24 years

7,044 7,237 7,199 63.7 64.9 65.2 65.4 65.4 65.1

25 years and over

67,112 68,464 68,706 67.6 67.9 68.2 68.2 68.2 68.4

25 to 54 years

50,453 51,255 51,403 82.6 83.2 83.7 83.7 83.8 84.0

25 to 34 years

16,904 17,322 17,356 82.1 82.2 83.2 83.0 83.0 83.0

35 to 44 years

16,548 16,731 16,814 85.3 86.0 86.5 86.2 86.3 86.7

45 to 54 years

17,001 17,203 17,233 80.6 81.6 81.6 82.1 82.3 82.4

55 years and over

16,659 17,208 17,303 43.7 43.9 43.9 43.9 43.9 44.0

Women, 16 years and over

67,806 68,525 68,499 53.2 53.5 53.5 53.4 53.4 53.3

16 to 19 years

2,266 2,278 2,310 27.5 28.9 28.3 28.0 27.8 28.2

16 to 17 years

756 773 769 17.0 18.6 18.5 18.4 18.0 17.3

18 to 19 years

1,509 1,502 1,543 39.9 40.5 39.2 39.1 38.8 41.4

20 years and over

65,539 66,247 66,189 55.0 55.2 55.2 55.1 55.1 55.0

20 to 24 years

6,646 6,656 6,622 60.3 61.3 60.8 61.0 60.4 60.2

25 years and over

58,901 59,558 59,536 54.5 54.5 54.7 54.5 54.6 54.5

25 to 54 years

44,038 44,361 44,204 69.5 69.8 70.0 69.7 70.0 69.7

25 to 34 years

14,383 14,664 14,701 68.2 68.6 68.6 68.4 68.8 68.9

35 to 44 years

14,214 14,214 14,219 70.4 70.2 70.3 70.0 70.5 70.5

45 to 54 years

15,442 15,483 15,284 69.9 70.5 71.2 70.8 70.8 69.9

55 years and over

14,862 15,197 15,332 33.2 33.3 33.3 33.5 33.2 33.4

NOTE: Detail for the data shown in this table will not necessarily add to totals because of the independent seasonal adjustment of the various series. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: October 03, 2014