HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-20. Employed persons by occupation, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and sex
[Percent distribution]
Occupation, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity Total Men Women
July
2013
July
2014
July
2013
July
2014
July
2013
July
2014

TOTAL

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

145,113 147,265 77,569 79,064 67,543 68,201

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

37.3 37.6 34.1 34.5 40.9 41.2

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

15.7 16.0 16.6 16.8 14.6 14.9

Professional and related occupations

21.6 21.7 17.5 17.7 26.3 26.2

Service occupations

18.4 17.9 15.0 14.6 22.4 21.7

Sales and office occupations

22.8 22.8 16.3 16.2 30.4 30.5

Sales and related occupations

10.9 10.6 10.6 10.0 11.3 11.3

Office and administrative support occupations

11.9 12.2 5.7 6.2 19.0 19.2

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

9.6 9.6 17.1 17.0 1.0 1.0

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.8 0.8 1.2 1.1 0.4 0.4

Construction and extraction occupations

5.3 5.4 9.6 9.8 0.4 0.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.5 3.4 6.4 6.1 0.3 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

11.8 12.1 17.5 17.6 5.3 5.6

Production occupations

5.7 5.8 7.8 7.8 3.4 3.4

Transportation and material moving occupations

6.1 6.3 9.7 9.8 1.9 2.2

White

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

116,321 117,509 63,268 64,163 53,053 53,346

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

38.0 38.4 34.5 35.2 42.2 42.4

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

16.5 16.9 17.6 17.9 15.2 15.7

Professional and related occupations

21.5 21.5 17.0 17.2 27.0 26.7

Service occupations

17.3 16.8 14.1 13.7 21.2 20.5

Sales and office occupations

22.8 22.9 16.2 16.2 30.8 30.9

Sales and related occupations

11.0 10.8 10.8 10.5 11.2 11.3

Office and administrative support occupations

11.8 12.1 5.4 5.7 19.6 19.6

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

10.5 10.5 18.5 18.2 1.0 1.1

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.9 0.9 1.3 1.2 0.4 0.5

Construction and extraction occupations

5.8 5.9 10.4 10.6 0.4 0.4

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.8 3.6 6.8 6.5 0.3 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

11.3 11.4 16.7 16.6 4.9 5.1

Production occupations

5.6 5.6 7.7 7.7 3.1 3.1

Transportation and material moving occupations

5.7 5.8 9.1 9.0 1.8 2.0

Black or African American

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

16,311 16,895 7,635 7,999 8,676 8,896

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

29.0 29.1 24.1 23.5 33.3 34.1

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

10.8 10.6 10.0 10.2 11.6 11.0

Professional and related occupations

18.1 18.5 14.1 13.3 21.7 23.1

Service occupations

25.4 24.3 22.1 20.4 28.3 27.8

Sales and office occupations

23.1 23.7 15.8 16.6 29.6 30.1

Sales and related occupations

9.8 9.5 8.0 7.3 11.3 11.5

Office and administrative support occupations

13.4 14.2 7.8 9.3 18.2 18.6

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

6.4 6.5 12.5 13.0 1.1 0.6

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.4 0.5 0.4 0.7 0.5 0.2

Construction and extraction occupations

3.4 3.6 7.1 7.6 0.2 0.1

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

2.6 2.4 5.0 4.7 0.4 0.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

16.1 16.5 25.5 26.5 7.8 7.5

Production occupations

6.5 6.1 8.5 8.7 4.7 3.8

Transportation and material moving occupations

9.6 10.4 16.9 17.8 3.1 3.7

Asian

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

8,153 8,329 4,364 4,460 3,789 3,869

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

47.2 49.0 49.6 51.9 44.3 45.6

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

16.4 16.4 17.5 16.9 15.2 15.9

Professional and related occupations

30.7 32.6 32.1 35.0 29.1 29.7

Service occupations

17.3 17.0 13.0 12.3 22.2 22.4

Sales and office occupations

21.7 19.5 18.1 16.6 25.9 22.8

Sales and related occupations

12.1 10.2 12.1 10.5 12.1 9.7

Office and administrative support occupations

9.6 9.3 6.0 6.1 13.8 13.0

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

3.4 3.3 5.8 5.8 0.7 0.5

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

Construction and extraction occupations

1.0 1.0 1.7 1.8 0.2 0.1

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

2.2 2.0 3.8 3.6 0.3 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

10.4 11.3 13.5 13.5 6.8 8.7

Production occupations

6.7 7.1 7.4 6.9 5.9 7.4

Transportation and material moving occupations

3.7 4.1 6.0 6.5 1.0 1.3

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

22,822 23,529 13,340 13,724 9,482 9,804

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

19.3 20.6 15.2 16.7 25.0 26.2

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

8.2 9.1 7.7 8.3 8.9 10.3

Professional and related occupations

11.1 11.5 7.5 8.4 16.1 15.9

Service occupations

26.7 25.8 22.1 21.1 33.2 32.5

Sales and office occupations

21.0 20.9 14.0 14.6 30.7 29.6

Sales and related occupations

9.8 9.5 8.3 7.9 11.9 11.9

Office and administrative support occupations

11.2 11.3 5.7 6.7 18.9 17.7

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

16.6 16.2 27.2 26.3 1.8 2.2

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

2.1 2.1 2.7 2.6 1.2 1.5

Construction and extraction occupations

10.4 10.5 17.6 17.7 0.3 0.4

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4.1 3.6 6.8 6.0 0.2 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

16.4 16.4 21.5 21.3 9.3 9.5

Production occupations

8.2 7.9 9.7 9.4 6.2 5.9

Transportation and material moving occupations

8.2 8.5 11.8 11.9 3.1 3.6

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (white, black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: August 01, 2014