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
Jan.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015
Jan.
2014
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014
Jan.
2015

Total, 16 years and over

145,206 147,442 148,201 58.8 59.0 59.2 59.2 59.2 59.3

16 to 19 years

4,388 4,784 4,722 26.3 27.2 28.7 28.7 28.8 28.4

16 to 17 years

1,586 1,678 1,651 17.8 16.9 18.0 18.3 18.9 18.6

18 to 19 years

2,799 3,090 3,058 36.1 39.3 41.5 40.7 40.1 39.3

20 years and over

140,818 142,658 143,480 61.2 61.3 61.4 61.4 61.4 61.6

20 to 24 years

13,779 13,847 14,011 62.4 62.6 63.9 63.3 62.9 63.4

25 years and over

127,007 128,860 129,435 61.0 61.2 61.2 61.2 61.2 61.3

25 to 54 years

95,204 95,975 96,464 76.5 76.8 76.9 76.9 77.0 77.2

25 to 34 years

31,757 32,354 32,574 75.8 76.0 76.2 76.3 76.4 76.6

35 to 44 years

31,050 31,021 31,157 78.5 78.4 78.3 78.4 78.4 78.5

45 to 54 years

32,397 32,600 32,734 75.4 76.1 76.1 76.2 76.4 76.5

55 years and over

31,803 32,885 32,971 38.0 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3

Men, 16 years and over

77,037 78,400 78,869 64.6 65.1 65.2 65.0 65.2 65.4

16 to 19 years

2,133 2,374 2,372 25.2 26.1 28.0 28.6 28.2 28.1

16 to 17 years

748 828 802 16.7 16.3 17.0 18.4 18.5 18.0

18 to 19 years

1,384 1,531 1,560 34.8 37.4 41.6 40.6 38.6 39.0

20 years and over

74,905 76,026 76,496 67.6 68.0 68.0 67.7 68.0 68.2

20 to 24 years

7,062 7,167 7,198 63.8 65.1 66.4 64.4 64.9 65.0

25 years and over

67,782 68,890 69,248 68.0 68.3 68.2 68.1 68.3 68.5

25 to 54 years

50,930 51,448 51,809 83.3 84.0 83.8 83.8 84.1 84.4

25 to 34 years

17,121 17,534 17,722 82.7 83.1 83.0 82.8 83.6 84.4

35 to 44 years

16,764 16,748 16,807 86.5 86.7 86.6 86.6 86.4 86.5

45 to 54 years

17,045 17,166 17,281 81.1 82.4 82.1 82.2 82.3 82.6

55 years and over

16,852 17,441 17,439 43.7 44.0 44.0 43.8 44.0 43.9

Women, 16 years and over

68,168 69,042 69,332 53.4 53.3 53.7 53.8 53.6 53.7

16 to 19 years

2,255 2,410 2,349 27.5 28.4 29.5 28.8 29.5 28.7

16 to 17 years

837 850 849 18.9 17.5 19.1 18.3 19.2 19.2

18 to 19 years

1,414 1,559 1,499 37.5 41.3 41.4 40.7 41.7 39.7

20 years and over

65,913 66,632 66,983 55.2 55.0 55.3 55.5 55.3 55.4

20 to 24 years

6,717 6,680 6,813 60.9 60.2 61.4 62.1 60.9 61.8

25 years and over

59,225 59,970 60,187 54.6 54.5 54.7 54.9 54.7 54.7

25 to 54 years

44,273 44,527 44,655 69.9 69.8 70.1 70.3 70.2 70.2

25 to 34 years

14,636 14,820 14,852 69.1 69.0 69.6 69.9 69.3 69.1

35 to 44 years

14,286 14,273 14,350 70.8 70.5 70.3 70.6 70.8 70.9

45 to 54 years

15,352 15,434 15,453 69.8 70.1 70.4 70.5 70.7 70.7

55 years and over

14,952 15,443 15,532 33.1 33.4 33.5 33.6 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: February 06, 2015