HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-30. Unemployed persons by occupation and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation Total unemployed Unemployment rates
July
2013
July
2014
Total Men Women
July
2013
July
2014
July
2013
July
2014
July
2013
July
2014

Total, 16 years and over(1)

12,083 10,307 7.7 6.5 7.6 6.2 7.8 6.9

Management, professional, and related occupations

2,286 2,011 4.1 3.5 3.8 2.9 4.3 4.1

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

737 656 3.1 2.7 3.1 2.3 3.2 3.2

Management occupations

486 375 2.9 2.2 2.9 1.8 3.0 2.9

Business and financial operations occupations

251 281 3.6 3.8 3.9 3.9 3.4 3.7

Professional and related occupations

1,549 1,355 4.7 4.1 4.3 3.4 5.0 4.6

Computer and mathematical occupations

151 102 3.8 2.3 3.4 2.5 4.7 1.8

Architecture and engineering occupations

101 114 3.4 3.8 3.4 3.4 3.8 5.7

Life, physical, and social science occupations

50 54 3.7 3.9 3.4 2.7 4.2 5.3

Community and social service occupations

108 93 4.3 3.6 4.5 3.8 4.2 3.4

Legal occupations

57 38 2.9 2.0 2.8 2.0 3.1 2.1

Education, training, and library occupations

601 525 7.1 6.3 5.7 4.6 7.7 6.9

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

264 200 7.9 6.6 8.7 7.2 7.0 5.8

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

217 229 2.6 2.7 2.5 1.3 2.6 3.1

Service occupations

2,573 2,076 8.8 7.3 8.8 7.3 8.8 7.3

Healthcare support occupations

290 175 7.4 4.7 13.5 1.7 6.5 5.2

Protective service occupations

135 145 4.1 4.3 4.2 4.1 3.7 4.8

Food preparation and serving related occupations

1,002 771 10.8 8.5 10.7 9.2 10.8 8.0

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

652 510 10.1 8.0 9.1 8.1 11.7 8.0

Personal care and service occupations

494 476 7.8 8.0 8.8 7.4 7.5 8.1

Sales and office occupations

2,450 2,168 6.9 6.1 6.5 5.3 7.1 6.5

Sales and related occupations

1,170 1,034 6.9 6.2 5.3 4.6 8.5 7.8

Office and administrative support occupations

1,280 1,135 6.9 5.9 8.5 6.3 6.3 5.8

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

1,288 1,048 8.4 6.9 8.3 6.8 10.6 8.3

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

78 94 6.3 7.4 6.1 6.3 7.2 10.6

Construction and extraction occupations

930 691 10.8 8.0 10.7 8.0 15.2 6.7

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

280 263 5.2 5.0 5.0 5.0 8.5 6.3

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,735 1,489 9.2 7.7 8.4 6.7 12.1 11.2

Production occupations

857 714 9.3 7.7 8.3 6.8 12.0 10.2

Transportation and material moving occupations

878 774 9.0 7.7 8.5 6.7 12.2 12.7

No previous work experience

1,703 1,479 - - - - - -

16 to 19 years

1,133 968 - - - - - -

20 to 24 years

323 324 - - - - - -

25 years and over

247 186 - - - - - -

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 01, 2014