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
Nov.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2015
July
2016
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016

Total, 16 years and over

149,444 151,925 152,085 59.4 59.7 59.7 59.8 59.7 59.7

16 to 19 years

4,729 4,976 5,013 28.5 29.7 30.2 30.2 29.7 29.9

16 to 17 years

1,559 1,667 1,671 17.5 20.2 20.4 20.4 18.4 18.4

18 to 19 years

3,142 3,283 3,326 40.8 40.6 41.4 41.4 42.7 43.5

20 years and over

144,714 146,949 147,072 61.5 61.9 61.8 61.9 61.9 61.8

20 to 24 years

13,920 13,886 13,985 63.7 63.8 65.2 64.7 64.2 64.7

25 years and over

130,837 133,133 133,174 61.3 61.7 61.5 61.6 61.6 61.6

25 to 54 years

96,960 98,444 98,435 77.4 78.0 77.8 78.0 78.2 78.1

25 to 34 years

32,814 33,914 33,909 76.3 77.6 77.8 77.8 77.5 77.4

35 to 44 years

31,361 31,601 31,744 79.0 79.5 78.8 79.2 79.2 79.5

45 to 54 years

32,785 32,929 32,782 77.1 76.9 76.7 77.1 77.9 77.6

55 years and over

33,877 34,690 34,739 38.5 38.8 38.6 38.6 38.5 38.5

Men, 16 years and over

79,182 80,722 80,843 65.1 65.7 65.8 65.8 65.7 65.7

16 to 19 years

2,358 2,490 2,501 28.0 29.5 29.8 30.2 29.3 29.4

16 to 17 years

781 752 766 17.0 19.3 19.9 18.9 16.7 16.8

18 to 19 years

1,571 1,727 1,731 41.0 40.8 41.0 43.0 43.4 44.0

20 years and over

76,823 78,233 78,343 67.9 68.4 68.4 68.4 68.4 68.4

20 to 24 years

7,026 7,123 7,195 64.2 65.3 66.5 66.1 65.7 66.4

25 years and over

69,767 71,149 71,172 68.3 68.8 68.7 68.6 68.7 68.7

25 to 54 years

51,862 52,620 52,672 84.3 84.7 84.7 84.8 85.0 85.0

25 to 34 years

17,732 18,208 18,199 83.4 84.3 84.4 84.2 84.0 83.8

35 to 44 years

16,829 17,033 17,134 86.5 87.4 87.1 86.9 87.1 87.6

45 to 54 years

17,302 17,379 17,339 83.2 82.7 82.8 83.4 83.9 83.8

55 years and over

17,905 18,529 18,501 44.0 45.0 44.7 44.5 44.5 44.4

Women, 16 years and over

70,262 71,202 71,242 54.0 54.1 54.1 54.2 54.2 54.2

16 to 19 years

2,371 2,486 2,512 28.9 29.8 30.6 30.2 30.1 30.4

16 to 17 years

778 915 905 18.0 21.1 21.0 21.9 20.1 19.9

18 to 19 years

1,571 1,556 1,595 40.6 40.3 41.9 39.6 42.0 42.9

20 years and over

67,891 68,716 68,730 55.7 55.8 55.6 55.8 55.8 55.7

20 to 24 years

6,894 6,763 6,790 63.3 62.3 63.9 63.2 62.8 63.0

25 years and over

61,070 61,984 62,001 55.0 55.1 54.9 55.1 55.1 55.1

25 to 54 years

45,098 45,824 45,763 70.7 71.4 71.1 71.4 71.6 71.5

25 to 34 years

15,082 15,706 15,710 69.4 71.0 71.3 71.5 71.2 71.1

35 to 44 years

14,533 14,567 14,610 71.7 71.8 70.9 71.8 71.6 71.8

45 to 54 years

15,483 15,550 15,443 71.2 71.4 70.9 71.1 72.0 71.6

55 years and over

15,972 16,161 16,238 33.7 33.5 33.4 33.5 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: December 02, 2016