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
Apr.
2014
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Feb.
2015
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015

Total, 16 years and over

145,724 148,331 148,523 58.9 59.2 59.3 59.3 59.3 59.3

16 to 19 years

4,485 4,804 4,784 26.9 28.8 28.4 28.9 28.9 28.8

16 to 17 years

1,455 1,615 1,630 16.3 18.9 18.6 18.6 18.4 18.4

18 to 19 years

3,026 3,189 3,147 39.2 40.1 39.3 40.6 40.5 40.6

20 years and over

141,239 143,527 143,740 61.2 61.4 61.6 61.5 61.5 61.5

20 to 24 years

13,881 13,823 13,851 62.8 62.9 63.4 63.9 62.7 62.9

25 years and over

127,309 129,614 129,861 61.0 61.2 61.3 61.2 61.3 61.4

25 to 54 years

95,201 96,501 96,482 76.5 77.0 77.2 77.3 77.2 77.2

25 to 34 years

31,729 32,693 32,734 75.5 76.4 76.6 76.8 76.8 76.8

35 to 44 years

30,913 31,095 31,072 78.1 78.4 78.5 78.3 78.4 78.3

45 to 54 years

32,559 32,713 32,676 76.0 76.4 76.5 76.8 76.7 76.6

55 years and over

32,107 33,113 33,379 38.1 38.3 38.3 38.0 38.3 38.5

Men, 16 years and over

77,329 79,014 79,203 64.7 65.2 65.4 65.5 65.4 65.5

16 to 19 years

2,166 2,361 2,399 25.6 28.2 28.1 28.7 28.0 28.5

16 to 17 years

641 762 830 14.1 18.5 18.0 17.9 17.2 18.3

18 to 19 years

1,514 1,584 1,557 38.8 38.6 39.0 40.8 39.7 40.1

20 years and over

75,163 76,653 76,805 67.7 68.0 68.2 68.3 68.3 68.3

20 to 24 years

7,204 7,088 7,158 65.0 64.9 65.0 66.2 64.1 64.8

25 years and over

67,927 69,506 69,633 68.0 68.3 68.5 68.4 68.6 68.7

25 to 54 years

50,931 51,948 51,863 83.3 84.1 84.4 84.5 84.7 84.5

25 to 34 years

17,184 17,804 17,798 82.7 83.6 84.4 84.4 84.6 84.5

35 to 44 years

16,672 16,824 16,818 86.0 86.4 86.5 86.3 86.6 86.5

45 to 54 years

17,076 17,321 17,247 81.5 82.3 82.6 83.0 83.1 82.7

55 years and over

16,996 17,557 17,770 43.8 44.0 43.9 43.6 44.0 44.4

Women, 16 years and over

68,395 69,317 69,320 53.5 53.6 53.7 53.6 53.6 53.6

16 to 19 years

2,318 2,442 2,385 28.3 29.5 28.7 29.2 29.8 29.1

16 to 17 years

814 853 800 18.6 19.2 19.2 19.4 19.8 18.6

18 to 19 years

1,512 1,605 1,590 39.7 41.7 39.7 40.4 41.4 41.1

20 years and over

66,076 66,874 66,935 55.2 55.3 55.4 55.3 55.2 55.2

20 to 24 years

6,677 6,735 6,693 60.5 60.9 61.8 61.7 61.2 60.9

25 years and over

59,381 60,108 60,228 54.6 54.7 54.7 54.7 54.6 54.6

25 to 54 years

44,270 44,552 44,619 69.9 70.2 70.2 70.3 70.0 70.1

25 to 34 years

14,546 14,889 14,936 68.5 69.3 69.1 69.4 69.1 69.3

35 to 44 years

14,241 14,271 14,255 70.6 70.8 70.9 70.7 70.5 70.4

45 to 54 years

15,483 15,392 15,429 70.6 70.7 70.7 70.8 70.5 70.8

55 years and over

15,111 15,556 15,609 33.3 33.4 33.5 33.3 33.4 33.5

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: May 08, 2015