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
Dec.
2013
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014
Dec.
2013
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014

Total, 16 years and over

144,671 147,331 147,442 58.6 59.0 59.0 59.2 59.2 59.2

16 to 19 years

4,488 4,762 4,784 26.9 27.0 27.2 28.7 28.7 28.8

16 to 17 years

1,509 1,663 1,678 17.0 17.2 16.9 18.0 18.3 18.9

18 to 19 years

2,965 3,065 3,090 38.0 37.9 39.3 41.5 40.7 40.1

20 years and over

140,183 142,569 142,658 60.9 61.3 61.3 61.4 61.4 61.4

20 to 24 years

13,911 13,939 13,847 63.0 62.9 62.6 63.9 63.3 62.9

25 years and over

126,341 128,673 128,860 60.8 61.1 61.2 61.2 61.2 61.2

25 to 54 years

94,709 95,856 95,975 76.1 76.8 76.8 76.9 76.9 77.0

25 to 34 years

31,571 32,271 32,354 75.5 75.9 76.0 76.2 76.3 76.4

35 to 44 years

30,768 31,018 31,021 77.7 78.2 78.4 78.3 78.4 78.4

45 to 54 years

32,370 32,567 32,600 75.2 76.3 76.1 76.1 76.2 76.4

55 years and over

31,632 32,817 32,885 37.9 38.1 38.3 38.3 38.3 38.3

Men, 16 years and over

76,757 78,084 78,400 64.4 65.0 65.1 65.2 65.0 65.2

16 to 19 years

2,252 2,409 2,374 26.5 26.1 26.1 28.0 28.6 28.2

16 to 17 years

719 847 828 16.1 16.3 16.3 17.0 18.4 18.5

18 to 19 years

1,518 1,552 1,531 37.8 37.0 37.4 41.6 40.6 38.6

20 years and over

74,505 75,675 76,026 67.4 67.9 68.0 68.0 67.7 68.0

20 to 24 years

7,112 7,114 7,167 64.3 65.3 65.1 66.4 64.4 64.9

25 years and over

67,433 68,593 68,890 67.7 68.2 68.3 68.2 68.1 68.3

25 to 54 years

50,666 51,282 51,448 83.0 83.8 84.0 83.8 83.8 84.1

25 to 34 years

17,032 17,336 17,534 82.4 83.0 83.1 83.0 82.8 83.6

35 to 44 years

16,629 16,784 16,748 85.8 86.3 86.7 86.6 86.6 86.4

45 to 54 years

17,005 17,162 17,166 80.9 82.2 82.4 82.1 82.2 82.3

55 years and over

16,767 17,311 17,441 43.6 43.9 44.0 44.0 43.8 44.0

Women, 16 years and over

67,914 69,247 69,042 53.2 53.4 53.3 53.7 53.8 53.6

16 to 19 years

2,236 2,353 2,410 27.2 28.0 28.4 29.5 28.8 29.5

16 to 17 years

790 816 850 17.9 18.2 17.5 19.1 18.3 19.2

18 to 19 years

1,447 1,513 1,559 38.2 38.7 41.3 41.4 40.7 41.7

20 years and over

65,678 66,894 66,632 55.0 55.2 55.0 55.3 55.5 55.3

20 to 24 years

6,800 6,825 6,680 61.7 60.5 60.2 61.4 62.1 60.9

25 years and over

58,907 60,080 59,970 54.3 54.6 54.5 54.7 54.9 54.7

25 to 54 years

44,043 44,574 44,527 69.5 70.0 69.8 70.1 70.3 70.2

25 to 34 years

14,539 14,935 14,820 68.7 68.9 69.0 69.6 69.9 69.3

35 to 44 years

14,139 14,234 14,273 70.0 70.5 70.5 70.3 70.6 70.8

45 to 54 years

15,366 15,406 15,434 69.8 70.7 70.1 70.4 70.5 70.7

55 years and over

14,865 15,506 15,443 33.0 33.2 33.4 33.5 33.6 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: January 09, 2015