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.
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
Apr.
2015
Dec.
2015
Jan.
2016
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016

Total, 16 years and over

148,509 151,320 151,004 59.3 59.5 59.6 59.8 59.9 59.7

16 to 19 years

4,763 4,931 4,934 28.7 29.5 29.4 29.9 29.6 29.5

16 to 17 years

1,624 1,688 1,692 18.3 18.5 18.9 19.3 18.9 18.8

18 to 19 years

3,134 3,252 3,239 40.4 41.8 41.3 42.5 41.9 42.2

20 years and over

143,745 146,389 146,070 61.5 61.6 61.8 61.9 62.0 61.8

20 to 24 years

13,850 14,171 14,016 62.9 64.4 64.3 64.7 65.0 64.3

25 years and over

129,852 132,116 131,998 61.4 61.4 61.5 61.6 61.7 61.5

25 to 54 years

96,495 97,932 97,648 77.2 77.4 77.7 77.8 78.0 77.7

25 to 34 years

32,725 33,493 33,390 76.8 76.4 77.1 77.1 77.3 76.9

35 to 44 years

31,103 31,555 31,445 78.4 79.3 79.2 79.3 79.4 79.1

45 to 54 years

32,667 32,883 32,813 76.6 76.8 77.0 77.2 77.4 77.3

55 years and over

33,357 34,184 34,350 38.5 38.6 38.5 38.6 38.6 38.7

Men, 16 years and over

79,159 80,543 80,419 65.5 65.4 65.7 66.0 66.0 65.8

16 to 19 years

2,386 2,447 2,420 28.3 28.8 28.4 29.6 28.9 28.6

16 to 17 years

828 770 789 18.2 17.5 18.1 18.6 17.3 17.4

18 to 19 years

1,554 1,674 1,621 40.0 41.1 40.1 42.1 41.8 41.3

20 years and over

76,773 78,096 77,999 68.3 68.1 68.5 68.7 68.7 68.6

20 to 24 years

7,159 7,284 7,274 64.8 65.6 65.6 66.6 66.6 66.6

25 years and over

69,625 70,750 70,710 68.7 68.4 68.8 68.8 68.9 68.8

25 to 54 years

51,868 52,580 52,388 84.5 84.4 85.0 85.1 85.2 84.9

25 to 34 years

17,790 18,199 18,060 84.5 83.5 84.4 84.3 84.8 84.0

35 to 44 years

16,832 17,018 17,017 86.6 87.1 87.3 87.6 87.4 87.4

45 to 54 years

17,246 17,363 17,312 82.7 83.0 83.6 83.7 83.7 83.4

55 years and over

17,758 18,170 18,321 44.4 44.1 44.2 44.3 44.3 44.6

Women, 16 years and over

69,350 70,777 70,586 53.6 54.0 54.0 54.1 54.2 54.0

16 to 19 years

2,378 2,485 2,514 29.0 30.2 30.5 30.3 30.2 30.5

16 to 17 years

796 918 903 18.4 19.6 19.6 20.1 20.5 20.1

18 to 19 years

1,581 1,578 1,618 40.8 42.6 42.5 42.9 42.1 43.2

20 years and over

66,972 68,293 68,072 55.2 55.6 55.6 55.7 55.8 55.6

20 to 24 years

6,690 6,887 6,742 60.9 63.3 63.1 62.7 63.4 62.1

25 years and over

60,227 61,366 61,288 54.6 54.9 54.9 55.0 55.0 54.9

25 to 54 years

44,627 45,351 45,259 70.2 70.6 70.7 70.8 70.9 70.8

25 to 34 years

14,935 15,294 15,330 69.3 69.4 69.9 70.1 69.9 70.0

35 to 44 years

14,271 14,537 14,427 70.5 71.8 71.5 71.4 71.7 71.2

45 to 54 years

15,421 15,520 15,502 70.8 70.8 70.7 70.9 71.3 71.4

55 years and over

15,599 16,015 16,028 33.4 33.8 33.6 33.8 33.6 33.6

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 06, 2016