HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-30. Unemployed persons by occupation and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation Total unemployed Unemployment rates
June
2014
June
2015
Total Men Women
June
2014
June
2015
June
2014
June
2015
June
2014
June
2015

Total, 16 years and over(1)

9,893 8,638 6.3 5.5 6.3 5.4 6.3 5.5

Management, professional, and related occupations

2,001 1,714 3.5 2.9 3.2 2.5 3.7 3.3

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

661 603 2.8 2.4 2.6 2.4 3.0 2.5

Management occupations

421 387 2.5 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.9 2.3

Business and financial operations occupations

240 216 3.3 3.0 3.6 3.1 3.1 2.9

Professional and related occupations

1,340 1,111 4.0 3.2 3.8 2.6 4.1 3.7

Computer and mathematical occupations

160 116 3.6 2.5 3.5 2.7 3.9 2.1

Architecture and engineering occupations

85 51 3.0 1.7 3.0 1.7 3.0 1.6

Life, physical, and social science occupations

77 39 5.2 2.6 5.4 2.1 5.0 3.1

Community and social service occupations

84 78 3.2 2.8 5.2 1.8 2.0 3.4

Legal occupations

58 21 3.0 1.1 2.1 0.4 3.9 1.8

Education, training, and library occupations

452 470 5.3 5.2 4.5 4.5 5.6 5.5

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

251 129 8.1 4.2 7.9 3.8 8.3 4.7

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

173 209 2.0 2.4 1.2 1.6 2.2 2.6

Service occupations

1,963 1,789 6.9 6.3 7.1 6.9 6.8 5.8

Healthcare support occupations

164 155 4.4 4.2 6.7 6.6 4.0 3.8

Protective service occupations

140 88 4.3 2.8 3.7 2.5 6.2 3.7

Food preparation and serving related occupations

737 751 8.0 8.1 8.7 9.7 7.5 6.8

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

467 443 7.4 7.0 7.2 7.4 7.7 6.4

Personal care and service occupations

455 352 7.7 5.8 8.3 4.6 7.5 6.1

Sales and office occupations

2,065 1,777 5.8 5.0 5.6 4.5 5.9 5.3

Sales and related occupations

1,009 950 6.1 5.6 5.0 4.2 7.2 7.1

Office and administrative support occupations

1,056 827 5.6 4.4 6.7 5.1 5.2 4.2

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

1,078 926 7.3 6.2 7.4 6.1 4.6 9.3

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

79 88 6.4 6.7 6.7 5.4 5.3 10.4

Construction and extraction occupations

778 617 9.2 7.4 9.2 7.3 6.8 11.0

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

221 221 4.3 4.2 4.4 4.2 0.4 4.6

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,299 1,122 6.9 6.0 6.3 5.8 8.8 6.9

Production occupations

570 462 6.2 5.1 5.4 4.8 8.3 5.9

Transportation and material moving occupations

729 660 7.5 6.9 7.1 6.5 9.6 8.6

No previous work experience

1,459 1,289 - - - - - -

16 to 19 years

957 822 - - - - - -

20 to 24 years

298 282 - - - - - -

25 years and over

204 185 - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes a small number of persons whose last job was in the Armed Forces.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000).

 

Last Modified Date: July 02, 2015