HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-30. Unemployed persons by occupation and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation Total unemployed Unemployment rates
July
2015
July
2016
Total Men Women
July
2015
July
2016
July
2015
July
2016
July
2015
July
2016

Total, 16 years and over(1)

8,805 8,267 5.6 5.1 5.2 5.0 6.0 5.3

Management, professional, and related occupations

1,807 1,782 3.1 3.0 2.5 2.5 3.6 3.4

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

566 609 2.3 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.6

Management occupations

318 373 1.8 2.1 1.8 2.1 1.8 2.2

Business and financial operations occupations

249 235 3.4 3.0 3.9 2.6 2.9 3.4

Professional and related occupations

1,240 1,174 3.6 3.4 2.7 2.8 4.3 3.8

Computer and mathematical occupations

159 134 3.4 2.9 3.7 3.0 2.5 2.6

Architecture and engineering occupations

74 58 2.4 1.7 2.0 1.6 4.2 2.4

Life, physical, and social science occupations

38 40 2.6 2.9 2.3 3.6 3.0 1.9

Community and social service occupations

65 84 2.5 3.2 1.4 1.7 3.1 3.9

Legal occupations

31 16 1.6 0.9 1.2 0.5 2.0 1.2

Education, training, and library occupations

595 556 7.1 6.5 4.7 4.5 8.1 7.3

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

117 136 3.6 4.2 3.3 5.2 3.8 3.0

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

161 151 1.8 1.6 0.9 1.5 2.1 1.7

Service occupations

1,932 1,626 6.7 5.4 6.6 5.3 6.8 5.5

Healthcare support occupations

161 165 4.3 4.1 5.2 3.9 4.1 4.1

Protective service occupations

125 114 3.7 3.3 3.4 2.4 4.6 5.9

Food preparation and serving related occupations

797 647 8.7 6.9 10.0 7.0 7.7 6.8

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

469 371 7.5 5.6 5.6 6.0 10.2 4.9

Personal care and service occupations

380 329 6.1 5.2 5.0 4.1 6.4 5.5

Sales and office occupations

1,848 1,691 5.2 4.8 5.2 4.6 5.3 4.9

Sales and related occupations

966 828 5.8 4.9 4.7 4.0 6.9 5.9

Office and administrative support occupations

882 863 4.8 4.6 5.9 5.6 4.3 4.3

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

816 769 5.4 5.0 5.4 4.9 5.8 7.6

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

76 99 6.2 7.5 5.6 6.1 7.9 11.5

Construction and extraction occupations

536 463 6.3 5.3 6.4 5.3 4.5 2.0

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

204 207 3.8 4.1 3.8 3.9 3.9 7.8

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,248 1,265 6.5 6.8 5.2 6.3 11.0 8.5

Production occupations

567 517 6.2 5.9 4.6 4.9 10.0 8.5

Transportation and material moving occupations

681 749 6.9 7.5 5.8 7.3 12.7 8.5

No previous work experience

1,122 1,104 - - - - - -

16 to 19 years

675 677 - - - - - -

20 to 24 years

265 256 - - - - - -

25 years and over

182 172 - - - - - -

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: August 05, 2016