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 March 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

20,982 10,570 50.4 10,095 48.1 475 4.5 10,412

18 to 24 years

237 198 83.4 173 73.2 24 12.3 39

25 to 34 years

1,756 1,411 80.4 1,308 74.5 103 7.3 345

35 to 44 years

2,277 1,989 87.4 1,915 84.1 75 3.8 288

45 to 54 years

3,310 2,763 83.5 2,664 80.5 99 3.6 547

55 to 64 years

3,839 2,337 60.9 2,232 58.2 104 4.5 1,502

65 years and over

9,563 1,872 19.6 1,802 18.8 70 3.7 7,691

Men, 18 years and over

18,973 9,305 49.0 8,887 46.8 419 4.5 9,668

18 to 24 years

196 157 80.0 137 70.0 19 12.4 39

25 to 34 years

1,428 1,196 83.7 1,097 76.8 99 8.3 232

35 to 44 years

1,876 1,659 88.4 1,602 85.4 56 3.4 218

45 to 54 years

2,837 2,421 85.4 2,331 82.2 90 3.7 415

55 to 64 years

3,383 2,035 60.1 1,951 57.7 84 4.1 1,348

65 years and over

9,253 1,838 19.9 1,768 19.1 70 3.8 7,415

Women, 18 years and over

2,009 1,265 62.9 1,208 60.1 57 4.5 744

18 to 24 years

41 41 - 36 - 5 - 0

25 to 34 years

328 215 65.6 211 64.3 4 2.1 113

35 to 44 years

401 331 82.6 312 78.0 18 5.5 70

45 to 54 years

474 342 72.2 333 70.3 9 2.7 132

55 to 64 years

456 302 66.3 282 61.8 20 6.7 154

65 years and over

310 34 10.9 34 10.9 0 - 276

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

3,783 3,039 80.3 2,848 75.3 191 6.3 744

18 to 24 years

237 198 83.4 173 73.2 24 12.3 39

25 to 34 years

1,697 1,369 80.7 1,266 74.6 103 7.5 328

35 to 44 years

997 849 85.2 806 80.9 43 5.1 148

45 to 54 years

586 462 78.9 451 77.0 11 2.4 124

55 to 64 years

205 141 69.0 132 64.4 9 6.6 64

65 years and over

61 20 - 20 - 0 - 41

Men, 18 years and over

3,141 2,556 81.4 2,392 76.2 165 6.4 584

18 to 24 years

196 157 80.0 137 70.0 19 12.4 39

25 to 34 years

1,377 1,158 84.1 1,059 76.9 99 8.5 219

35 to 44 years

829 707 85.2 674 81.3 32 4.6 122

45 to 54 years

497 392 79.0 383 77.2 9 2.2 104

55 to 64 years

184 127 68.8 121 66.0 5 4.1 57

65 years and over

58 16 - 16 - 0 - 41

Women, 18 years and over

642 483 75.2 456 71.1 26 5.4 160

18 to 24 years

41 41 - 36 - 5 - 0

25 to 34 years

320 211 66.0 207 64.6 4 2.1 109

35 to 44 years

168 142 84.9 132 78.6 11 7.4 25

45 to 54 years

89 70 78.3 68 75.8 2 - 19

55 to 64 years

21 15 - 11 - 4 - 6

65 years and over

4 4 - 4 - 0 - 0

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

222,857 146,417 65.7 139,128 62.4 7,289 5.0 76,440

18 to 24 years

29,317 18,675 63.7 16,892 57.6 1,784 9.6 10,642

25 to 34 years

41,590 33,899 81.5 32,113 77.2 1,786 5.3 7,691

35 to 44 years

37,479 30,891 82.4 29,645 79.1 1,246 4.0 6,588

45 to 54 years

39,198 31,411 80.1 30,220 77.1 1,191 3.8 7,787

55 to 64 years

37,313 24,152 64.7 23,136 62.0 1,016 4.2 13,162

65 years and over

37,959 7,389 19.5 7,122 18.8 266 3.6 30,570

Men, 18 years and over

98,685 74,219 75.2 70,344 71.3 3,875 5.2 24,466

18 to 24 years

14,747 9,613 65.2 8,599 58.3 1,013 10.5 5,134

25 to 34 years

20,035 17,942 89.6 17,005 84.9 937 5.2 2,093

35 to 44 years

17,606 15,972 90.7 15,335 87.1 637 4.0 1,634

45 to 54 years

17,904 15,592 87.1 14,971 83.6 621 4.0 2,312

55 to 64 years

16,402 11,790 71.9 11,238 68.5 552 4.7 4,612

65 years and over

11,992 3,310 27.6 3,194 26.6 115 3.5 8,682

Women, 18 years and over

124,172 72,198 58.1 68,785 55.4 3,414 4.7 51,974

18 to 24 years

14,571 9,063 62.2 8,292 56.9 770 8.5 5,508

25 to 34 years

21,555 15,957 74.0 15,108 70.1 849 5.3 5,598

35 to 44 years

19,874 14,920 75.1 14,310 72.0 609 4.1 4,954

45 to 54 years

21,294 15,819 74.3 15,249 71.6 570 3.6 5,476

55 to 64 years

20,911 12,362 59.1 11,897 56.9 464 3.8 8,550

65 years and over

25,967 4,079 15.7 3,928 15.1 151 3.7 21,888

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: April 01, 2016