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 May 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

20,937 10,561 50.4 10,198 48.7 363 3.4 10,376

18 to 24 years

237 202 85.2 189 79.8 13 6.3 35

25 to 34 years

1,749 1,405 80.3 1,331 76.1 74 5.3 344

35 to 44 years

2,285 1,960 85.8 1,908 83.5 52 2.7 325

45 to 54 years

3,268 2,737 83.7 2,663 81.5 74 2.7 532

55 to 64 years

3,844 2,357 61.3 2,257 58.7 100 4.2 1,488

65 years and over

9,553 1,901 19.9 1,851 19.4 50 2.6 7,653

Men, 18 years and over

18,924 9,327 49.3 9,016 47.6 312 3.3 9,597

18 to 24 years

193 173 89.8 161 83.3 13 7.3 20

25 to 34 years

1,426 1,193 83.7 1,126 79.0 67 5.6 233

35 to 44 years

1,882 1,633 86.8 1,594 84.7 40 2.4 249

45 to 54 years

2,816 2,384 84.6 2,325 82.6 59 2.5 432

55 to 64 years

3,370 2,079 61.7 1,995 59.2 84 4.0 1,291

65 years and over

9,237 1,865 20.2 1,815 19.7 50 2.7 7,372

Women, 18 years and over

2,013 1,234 61.3 1,183 58.8 51 4.1 779

18 to 24 years

44 29 - 29 - 0 - 15

25 to 34 years

323 212 65.6 205 63.4 7 3.3 111

35 to 44 years

403 327 81.1 314 77.9 13 3.9 76

45 to 54 years

452 353 78.0 338 74.8 15 4.2 99

55 to 64 years

474 278 58.5 262 55.1 16 5.8 197

65 years and over

316 36 11.3 36 11.3 0 - 281

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

3,905 3,133 80.2 3,008 77.0 125 4.0 772

18 to 24 years

237 202 85.2 189 79.8 13 6.3 35

25 to 34 years

1,682 1,356 80.6 1,282 76.2 74 5.5 326

35 to 44 years

1,122 934 83.2 908 80.9 26 2.8 188

45 to 54 years

599 488 81.4 479 80.0 9 1.7 111

55 to 64 years

201 134 66.9 130 65.1 4 2.8 66

65 years and over

65 20 - 20 - 0 - 45

Men, 18 years and over

3,195 2,634 82.4 2,529 79.1 105 4.0 561

18 to 24 years

193 173 89.8 161 83.3 13 7.3 20

25 to 34 years

1,373 1,153 84.0 1,086 79.1 67 5.8 220

35 to 44 years

883 741 84.0 720 81.5 22 2.9 141

45 to 54 years

528 435 82.3 431 81.6 3 0.8 94

55 to 64 years

165 115 69.7 115 69.7 0 0.0 50

65 years and over

53 16 - 16 - 0 - 36

Women, 18 years and over

711 500 70.3 480 67.5 20 4.0 211

18 to 24 years

44 29 - 29 - 0 - 15

25 to 34 years

309 203 65.7 196 63.4 7 3.4 106

35 to 44 years

239 192 80.4 188 78.7 4 2.2 47

45 to 54 years

71 53 - 48 - 5 - 18

55 to 64 years

36 19 - 16 - 4 - 16

65 years and over

12 4 - 4 - 0 - 9

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

223,294 146,177 65.5 139,732 62.6 6,445 4.4 77,117

18 to 24 years

29,288 18,838 64.3 17,022 58.1 1,816 9.6 10,450

25 to 34 years

41,718 34,006 81.5 32,376 77.6 1,630 4.8 7,712

35 to 44 years

37,484 30,818 82.2 29,785 79.5 1,032 3.3 6,667

45 to 54 years

39,169 31,147 79.5 30,141 77.0 1,007 3.2 8,022

55 to 64 years

37,379 24,001 64.2 23,267 62.2 733 3.1 13,379

65 years and over

38,256 7,368 19.3 7,141 18.7 227 3.1 30,888

Men, 18 years and over

98,902 74,202 75.0 70,856 71.6 3,345 4.5 24,701

18 to 24 years

14,707 9,631 65.5 8,675 59.0 956 9.9 5,075

25 to 34 years

20,101 17,972 89.4 17,098 85.1 874 4.9 2,129

35 to 44 years

17,607 16,057 91.2 15,533 88.2 524 3.3 1,550

45 to 54 years

17,917 15,451 86.2 14,981 83.6 470 3.0 2,465

55 to 64 years

16,455 11,818 71.8 11,397 69.3 421 3.6 4,637

65 years and over

12,115 3,272 27.0 3,172 26.2 100 3.1 8,844

Women, 18 years and over

124,392 71,976 57.9 68,876 55.4 3,100 4.3 52,416

18 to 24 years

14,581 9,207 63.1 8,347 57.2 860 9.3 5,374

25 to 34 years

21,617 16,034 74.2 15,278 70.7 756 4.7 5,583

35 to 44 years

19,877 14,761 74.3 14,252 71.7 509 3.4 5,116

45 to 54 years

21,252 15,696 73.9 15,159 71.3 536 3.4 5,556

55 to 64 years

20,924 12,183 58.2 11,870 56.7 313 2.6 8,741

65 years and over

26,141 4,096 15.7 3,970 15.2 127 3.1 22,045

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: June 03, 2016