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
Mar.
2013
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2013
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2013
Mar.
2014

TOTAL

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

142,698 145,090 75,521 76,718 67,176 68,373

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

38.3 38.6 35.5 35.3 41.6 42.4

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

15.9 15.9 17.0 16.9 14.7 14.7

Professional and related occupations

22.4 22.8 18.5 18.3 26.9 27.7

Service occupations

18.0 17.4 14.8 14.3 21.5 21.0

Sales and office occupations

23.2 23.3 16.5 16.8 30.6 30.6

Sales and related occupations

10.4 11.0 10.1 10.5 10.8 11.5

Office and administrative support occupations

12.7 12.3 6.4 6.3 19.8 19.1

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

8.7 9.0 15.9 16.3 0.8 0.8

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.6 0.6 0.9 0.9 0.3 0.3

Construction and extraction occupations

4.7 5.1 8.8 9.4 0.2 0.2

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.4 3.3 6.2 5.9 0.3 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

11.8 11.7 17.4 17.5 5.5 5.3

Production occupations

5.8 5.6 7.8 7.7 3.5 3.3

Transportation and material moving occupations

6.0 6.1 9.6 9.8 2.0 2.0

White

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

114,354 115,851 61,543 62,359 52,812 53,492

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

39.2 39.3 36.1 35.8 42.7 43.3

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

16.8 16.6 18.1 17.9 15.2 15.1

Professional and related occupations

22.4 22.6 18.0 17.9 27.5 28.2

Service occupations

16.8 16.3 13.9 13.2 20.3 19.8

Sales and office occupations

23.1 23.4 16.2 16.7 31.1 31.2

Sales and related occupations

10.6 11.1 10.4 10.7 10.8 11.6

Office and administrative support occupations

12.5 12.3 5.9 6.0 20.2 19.6

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

9.5 9.8 17.0 17.4 0.8 0.8

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.6 0.7 0.9 1.0 0.3 0.3

Construction and extraction occupations

5.2 5.6 9.5 10.1 0.2 0.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.7 3.5 6.5 6.3 0.3 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

11.4 11.3 16.8 16.9 5.1 4.8

Production occupations

5.7 5.5 7.8 7.7 3.2 3.0

Transportation and material moving occupations

5.7 5.8 9.0 9.2 1.9 1.9

Black or African American

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

16,090 16,501 7,522 7,649 8,568 8,851

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

28.6 30.4 23.2 24.2 33.3 35.7

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

10.2 10.8 9.0 10.2 11.2 11.4

Professional and related occupations

18.4 19.6 14.1 14.0 22.1 24.4

Service occupations

24.6 24.5 20.9 21.5 27.8 27.1

Sales and office occupations

25.5 24.3 19.1 18.2 31.1 29.5

Sales and related occupations

9.8 10.2 8.8 9.4 10.6 10.9

Office and administrative support occupations

15.7 14.0 10.3 8.8 20.5 18.5

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

5.4 5.4 11.1 11.1 0.5 0.5

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.5 0.4 0.8 0.7 0.2 0.1

Construction and extraction occupations

2.4 3.0 5.0 6.2 0.1 0.2

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

2.5 2.0 5.2 4.1 0.2 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

15.9 15.5 25.8 25.1 7.3 7.1

Production occupations

6.1 6.3 8.7 8.7 3.8 4.2

Transportation and material moving occupations

9.9 9.1 17.1 16.3 3.5 2.9

Asian

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

8,101 8,409 4,254 4,437 3,847 3,971

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

51.0 50.0 52.8 51.5 48.9 48.2

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

17.5 16.4 18.5 16.9 16.4 15.8

Professional and related occupations

33.5 33.6 34.3 34.6 32.5 32.5

Service occupations

17.7 17.0 14.0 14.1 21.8 20.2

Sales and office occupations

19.3 19.9 16.5 15.9 22.4 24.4

Sales and related occupations

9.9 10.6 10.3 9.9 9.4 11.4

Office and administrative support occupations

9.4 9.3 6.1 6.1 13.1 13.0

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

3.3 3.5 6.1 6.3 0.2 0.3

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

0.1 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.2

Construction and extraction occupations

1.4 1.2 2.6 2.3 0.0 0.0

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

1.8 2.0 3.3 3.7 0.1 0.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

8.7 9.6 10.6 12.2 6.7 6.8

Production occupations

5.8 5.6 6.0 5.7 5.5 5.5

Transportation and material moving occupations

2.9 4.0 4.6 6.4 1.2 1.3

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

Total, 16 years and over (thousands)

21,986 23,126 12,783 13,409 9,203 9,717

Percent of total employed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

21.1 21.3 17.3 17.2 26.5 27.0

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

8.9 8.8 8.4 8.6 9.7 9.0

Professional and related occupations

12.2 12.5 8.9 8.6 16.8 18.0

Service occupations

27.2 25.9 23.2 22.1 32.7 31.1

Sales and office occupations

20.2 21.5 13.2 14.2 29.9 31.5

Sales and related occupations

9.4 10.2 7.4 7.9 12.1 13.4

Office and administrative support occupations

10.8 11.3 5.8 6.3 17.8 18.1

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

14.6 15.5 24.4 25.6 1.1 1.6

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1.5 1.4 2.1 1.7 0.6 0.9

Construction and extraction occupations

9.7 10.6 16.5 18.0 0.2 0.5

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

3.5 3.5 5.8 5.8 0.2 0.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

16.9 15.9 21.9 21.0 9.9 8.8

Production occupations

8.7 7.6 10.1 8.9 6.8 5.7

Transportation and material moving occupations

8.1 8.3 11.8 12.1 3.1 3.1

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: April 04, 2014