HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-40. Employment status of persons 18 years and over by veteran status, age, and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Veteran status, age, and sex January 2016
Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not in
labor
force
Total Percent
of
population
Employed Unemployed
Total Percent
of
population
Total Percent
of
labor force

TOTAL VETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

21,034 10,709 50.9 10,206 48.5 503 4.7 10,325

18 to 24 years

246 200 81.4 174 70.9 26 12.9 46

25 to 34 years

1,755 1,447 82.4 1,350 76.9 97 6.7 308

35 to 44 years

2,287 2,046 89.5 1,966 86.0 80 3.9 241

45 to 54 years

3,300 2,744 83.2 2,633 79.8 111 4.0 556

55 to 64 years

3,852 2,388 62.0 2,279 59.2 109 4.6 1,464

65 years and over

9,594 1,885 19.6 1,805 18.8 80 4.3 7,709

Men, 18 years and over

19,028 9,465 49.7 9,030 47.5 435 4.6 9,563

18 to 24 years

199 158 79.2 143 71.8 15 9.4 41

25 to 34 years

1,431 1,216 85.0 1,131 79.0 86 7.1 215

35 to 44 years

1,889 1,709 90.5 1,646 87.2 63 3.7 180

45 to 54 years

2,842 2,419 85.1 2,321 81.7 98 4.0 423

55 to 64 years

3,398 2,123 62.5 2,025 59.6 98 4.6 1,275

65 years and over

9,269 1,840 19.9 1,764 19.0 76 4.2 7,429

Women, 18 years and over

2,006 1,245 62.0 1,177 58.7 68 5.4 761

18 to 24 years

47 43 - 32 - 11 - 4

25 to 34 years

324 230 71.1 219 67.7 11 4.8 94

35 to 44 years

398 337 84.6 320 80.3 17 5.1 61

45 to 54 years

458 325 71.0 312 68.1 13 4.1 133

55 to 64 years

454 265 58.3 254 55.9 11 4.2 189

65 years and over

325 45 13.8 41 12.6 4 - 280

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

3,802 3,155 83.0 2,975 78.3 179 5.7 647

18 to 24 years

246 200 81.4 174 70.9 26 12.9 46

25 to 34 years

1,704 1,416 83.1 1,319 77.4 97 6.8 289

35 to 44 years

968 851 87.9 822 84.9 30 3.5 117

45 to 54 years

589 495 84.1 473 80.4 22 4.5 94

55 to 64 years

228 167 73.3 162 71.1 5 3.0 61

65 years and over

66 24 - 24 - 0 - 41

Men, 18 years and over

3,119 2,629 84.3 2,491 79.9 138 5.3 490

18 to 24 years

199 158 79.2 143 71.8 15 9.4 41

25 to 34 years

1,389 1,190 85.7 1,104 79.5 86 7.2 199

35 to 44 years

799 709 88.7 687 86.1 21 3.0 90

45 to 54 years

477 411 86.3 400 83.9 11 2.8 65

55 to 64 years

201 145 72.2 140 69.9 5 3.2 56

65 years and over

55 17 - 17 - 0 - 38

Women, 18 years and over

683 525 76.9 484 70.9 41 7.9 158

18 to 24 years

47 43 - 32 - 11 - 4

25 to 34 years

315 226 71.7 215 68.1 11 4.9 89

35 to 44 years

170 143 84.1 134 79.3 8 5.7 27

45 to 54 years

112 84 74.9 74 65.5 11 12.6 28

55 to 64 years

28 23 - 22 - 0 - 5

65 years and over

11 7 - 7 - 0 - 3

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

222,523 144,803 65.1 137,316 61.7 7,486 5.2 77,720

18 to 24 years

29,408 18,329 62.3 16,470 56.0 1,859 10.1 11,079

25 to 34 years

41,472 33,589 81.0 31,746 76.5 1,842 5.5 7,883

35 to 44 years

37,478 30,749 82.0 29,400 78.4 1,349 4.4 6,729

45 to 54 years

39,244 31,168 79.4 29,951 76.3 1,216 3.9 8,077

55 to 64 years

37,195 23,940 64.4 23,010 61.9 930 3.9 13,255

65 years and over

37,725 7,028 18.6 6,739 17.9 290 4.1 30,697

Men, 18 years and over

98,416 73,011 74.2 69,049 70.2 3,962 5.4 25,405

18 to 24 years

14,722 9,272 63.0 8,207 55.7 1,065 11.5 5,450

25 to 34 years

19,967 17,705 88.7 16,693 83.6 1,012 5.7 2,262

35 to 44 years

17,597 15,879 90.2 15,206 86.4 672 4.2 1,719

45 to 54 years

17,931 15,468 86.3 14,868 82.9 601 3.9 2,463

55 to 64 years

16,335 11,696 71.6 11,205 68.6 491 4.2 4,639

65 years and over

11,864 2,991 25.2 2,870 24.2 121 4.0 8,874

Women, 18 years and over

124,107 71,792 57.8 68,268 55.0 3,524 4.9 52,315

18 to 24 years

14,687 9,057 61.7 8,263 56.3 794 8.8 5,630

25 to 34 years

21,504 15,884 73.9 15,054 70.0 830 5.2 5,621

35 to 44 years

19,881 14,871 74.8 14,194 71.4 677 4.6 5,010

45 to 54 years

21,314 15,700 73.7 15,084 70.8 616 3.9 5,614

55 to 64 years

20,860 12,243 58.7 11,805 56.6 438 3.6 8,617

65 years and over

25,861 4,038 15.6 3,869 15.0 169 4.2 21,823

NOTE: Veterans are men and women who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces and were not on active duty at the time of the survey. Gulf War-era II veterans served on active duty anywhere in the world sometime since September 2001. Nonveterans never served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces. 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: February 05, 2016