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
Aug.
2015
July
2016
Aug.
2016
Aug.
2015
Apr.
2016
May
2016
June
2016
July
2016
Aug.
2016

Total, 16 years and over

149,043 151,517 151,614 59.4 59.7 59.7 59.6 59.7 59.7

16 to 19 years

4,674 4,961 5,056 28.1 29.5 29.4 29.1 29.7 30.2

16 to 17 years

1,620 1,811 1,829 18.4 18.8 19.4 20.4 20.2 20.4

18 to 19 years

3,050 3,149 3,225 39.0 42.2 41.1 39.5 40.6 41.4

20 years and over

144,370 146,556 146,558 61.6 61.8 61.8 61.8 61.9 61.8

20 to 24 years

14,313 13,865 14,139 65.2 64.3 64.7 64.5 63.8 65.2

25 years and over

130,076 132,756 132,464 61.2 61.5 61.5 61.5 61.7 61.5

25 to 54 years

96,632 98,042 97,870 77.2 77.7 77.8 77.8 78.0 77.8

25 to 34 years

32,769 33,812 33,947 76.5 76.9 77.1 77.3 77.6 77.8

35 to 44 years

31,348 31,627 31,404 78.9 79.1 79.4 79.3 79.5 78.8

45 to 54 years

32,515 32,602 32,520 76.2 77.3 77.0 76.9 76.9 76.7

55 years and over

33,444 34,714 34,594 38.3 38.7 38.4 38.6 38.8 38.6

Men, 16 years and over

79,211 80,548 80,674 65.3 65.8 65.7 65.8 65.7 65.8

16 to 19 years

2,345 2,500 2,531 27.8 28.6 28.9 29.1 29.5 29.8

16 to 17 years

806 869 895 18.0 17.4 18.4 19.8 19.3 19.9

18 to 19 years

1,539 1,627 1,631 39.0 41.3 40.9 40.2 40.8 41.0

20 years and over

76,865 78,048 78,143 68.1 68.6 68.4 68.6 68.4 68.4

20 to 24 years

7,257 7,120 7,238 66.0 66.6 66.1 66.3 65.3 66.5

25 years and over

69,622 70,987 70,913 68.4 68.8 68.6 68.8 68.8 68.7

25 to 54 years

51,889 52,395 52,401 84.4 84.9 84.9 85.0 84.7 84.7

25 to 34 years

17,712 18,197 18,238 83.6 84.0 84.2 84.5 84.3 84.4

35 to 44 years

16,928 17,048 16,996 87.0 87.4 87.5 87.6 87.4 87.1

45 to 54 years

17,249 17,149 17,167 82.8 83.4 83.1 83.0 82.7 82.8

55 years and over

17,732 18,592 18,512 43.9 44.6 44.2 44.6 45.0 44.7

Women, 16 years and over

69,833 70,969 70,940 53.8 54.0 54.0 53.8 54.1 54.1

16 to 19 years

2,328 2,461 2,525 28.4 30.5 29.8 29.1 29.8 30.6

16 to 17 years

814 942 934 18.9 20.1 20.3 20.9 21.1 21.0

18 to 19 years

1,512 1,522 1,594 39.0 43.2 41.3 38.6 40.3 41.9

20 years and over

67,504 68,508 68,415 55.5 55.6 55.6 55.5 55.8 55.6

20 to 24 years

7,057 6,745 6,901 64.5 62.1 63.3 62.7 62.3 63.9

25 years and over

60,454 61,768 61,551 54.6 54.9 54.9 54.8 55.1 54.9

25 to 54 years

44,742 45,646 45,469 70.2 70.8 70.9 70.9 71.4 71.1

25 to 34 years

15,057 15,614 15,709 69.5 70.0 70.1 70.3 71.0 71.3

35 to 44 years

14,419 14,579 14,408 71.2 71.2 71.6 71.3 71.8 70.9

45 to 54 years

15,267 15,453 15,352 70.0 71.4 71.1 71.0 71.4 70.9

55 years and over

15,712 16,122 16,082 33.4 33.6 33.4 33.5 33.5 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: September 02, 2016