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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
3. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by age, sex, and race
[Numbers in thousands]
Age, sex, and race 2011
Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not
in
labor
force
Total Percent
of
population
Employed Unemployed
Total Percent
of
population
Number Percent
of
labor
force

TOTAL

16 years and over

239,618 153,617 64.1 139,869 58.4 13,747 8.9 86,001

16 to 19 years

16,774 5,727 34.1 4,327 25.8 1,400 24.4 11,048

16 to 17 years

8,727 1,873 21.5 1,355 15.5 519 27.7 6,854

18 to 19 years

8,048 3,853 47.9 2,972 36.9 881 22.9 4,194

20 to 24 years

21,423 15,270 71.3 13,036 60.8 2,234 14.6 6,153

25 to 54 years

124,704 101,744 81.6 93,674 75.1 8,069 7.9 22,961

25 to 34 years

41,364 33,724 81.5 30,537 73.8 3,187 9.5 7,639

25 to 29 years

21,119 17,137 81.1 15,380 72.8 1,757 10.3 3,982

30 to 34 years

20,245 16,588 81.9 15,158 74.9 1,430 8.6 3,657

35 to 44 years

39,499 32,660 82.7 30,270 76.6 2,389 7.3 6,839

35 to 39 years

19,022 15,688 82.5 14,512 76.3 1,176 7.5 3,335

40 to 44 years

20,476 16,972 82.9 15,758 77.0 1,214 7.2 3,504

45 to 54 years

43,842 35,360 80.7 32,867 75.0 2,493 7.1 8,483

45 to 49 years

21,788 17,901 82.2 16,594 76.2 1,307 7.3 3,887

50 to 54 years

22,054 17,458 79.2 16,272 73.8 1,186 6.8 4,596

55 to 64 years

36,987 23,765 64.3 22,186 60.0 1,579 6.6 13,222

55 to 59 years

19,670 14,324 72.8 13,389 68.1 935 6.5 5,346

60 to 64 years

17,317 9,440 54.5 8,796 50.8 644 6.8 7,877

65 years and over

39,729 7,112 17.9 6,647 16.7 465 6.5 32,617

65 to 69 years

12,546 4,027 32.1 3,750 29.9 277 6.9 8,520

70 to 74 years

9,309 1,752 18.8 1,639 17.6 113 6.5 7,557

75 years and over

17,873 1,333 7.5 1,258 7.0 75 5.6 16,540

Men

16 years and over

116,317 81,975 70.5 74,290 63.9 7,684 9.4 34,343

16 to 19 years

8,582 2,895 33.7 2,108 24.6 786 27.2 5,687

16 to 17 years

4,486 917 20.4 650 14.5 267 29.1 3,570

18 to 19 years

4,095 1,978 48.3 1,459 35.6 520 26.3 2,117

20 to 24 years

10,844 8,101 74.7 6,826 63.0 1,275 15.7 2,743

25 to 54 years

61,608 54,638 88.7 50,157 81.4 4,481 8.2 6,970

25 to 34 years

20,711 18,469 89.2 16,674 80.5 1,795 9.7 2,242

25 to 29 years

10,666 9,364 87.8 8,347 78.3 1,017 10.9 1,302

30 to 34 years

10,045 9,105 90.6 8,327 82.9 779 8.6 940

35 to 44 years

19,446 17,686 90.9 16,370 84.2 1,316 7.4 1,760

35 to 39 years

9,373 8,578 91.5 7,949 84.8 630 7.3 795

40 to 44 years

10,073 9,108 90.4 8,421 83.6 686 7.5 965

45 to 54 years

21,451 18,483 86.2 17,113 79.8 1,370 7.4 2,968

45 to 49 years

10,682 9,410 88.1 8,695 81.4 715 7.6 1,272

50 to 54 years

10,770 9,073 84.2 8,418 78.2 655 7.2 1,697

55 to 64 years

17,810 12,350 69.3 11,469 64.4 882 7.1 5,460

55 to 59 years

9,524 7,450 78.2 6,932 72.8 518 7.0 2,074

60 to 64 years

8,286 4,900 59.1 4,536 54.7 364 7.4 3,386

65 years and over

17,474 3,990 22.8 3,730 21.3 261 6.5 13,484

65 to 69 years

5,912 2,212 37.4 2,056 34.8 156 7.1 3,700

70 to 74 years

4,272 1,017 23.8 955 22.4 62 6.1 3,254

75 years and over

7,290 761 10.4 719 9.9 42 5.5 6,529

Women

16 years and over

123,300 71,642 58.1 65,579 53.2 6,063 8.5 51,658

16 to 19 years

8,193 2,832 34.6 2,219 27.1 613 21.7 5,361

16 to 17 years

4,241 957 22.6 705 16.6 252 26.3 3,284

18 to 19 years

3,952 1,875 47.4 1,514 38.3 362 19.3 2,077

20 to 24 years

10,579 7,169 67.8 6,209 58.7 960 13.4 3,410

25 to 54 years

63,096 47,105 74.7 43,517 69.0 3,588 7.6 15,991

25 to 34 years

20,653 15,255 73.9 13,863 67.1 1,392 9.1 5,398

25 to 29 years

10,453 7,773 74.4 7,032 67.3 741 9.5 2,680

30 to 34 years

10,200 7,482 73.4 6,831 67.0 651 8.7 2,717

35 to 44 years

20,053 14,973 74.7 13,900 69.3 1,073 7.2 5,079

35 to 39 years

9,649 7,109 73.7 6,563 68.0 546 7.7 2,540

40 to 44 years

10,404 7,864 75.6 7,337 70.5 527 6.7 2,539

45 to 54 years

22,391 16,876 75.4 15,753 70.4 1,123 6.7 5,514

45 to 49 years

11,106 8,491 76.5 7,899 71.1 592 7.0 2,615

50 to 54 years

11,284 8,386 74.3 7,854 69.6 531 6.3 2,899

55 to 64 years

19,177 11,414 59.5 10,717 55.9 697 6.1 7,763

55 to 59 years

10,146 6,874 67.7 6,457 63.6 417 6.1 3,272

60 to 64 years

9,031 4,540 50.3 4,260 47.2 280 6.2 4,491

65 years and over

22,255 3,121 14.0 2,917 13.1 204 6.5 19,133

65 to 69 years

6,634 1,814 27.3 1,694 25.5 121 6.7 4,820

70 to 74 years

5,038 735 14.6 684 13.6 51 6.9 4,303

75 years and over

10,583 572 5.4 539 5.1 33 5.7 10,011

WHITE

16 years and over

193,077 124,579 64.5 114,690 59.4 9,889 7.9 68,498

16 to 19 years

12,818 4,714 36.8 3,691 28.8 1,024 21.7 8,103

16 to 17 years

6,673 1,581 23.7 1,189 17.8 391 24.7 5,093

18 to 19 years

6,145 3,134 51.0 2,501 40.7 633 20.2 3,011

20 to 24 years

16,562 12,120 73.2 10,574 63.8 1,546 12.8 4,442

25 to 54 years

98,692 81,381 82.5 75,708 76.7 5,673 7.0 17,311

25 to 34 years

32,136 26,511 82.5 24,376 75.9 2,135 8.1 5,624

25 to 29 years

16,436 13,532 82.3 12,362 75.2 1,170 8.6 2,904

30 to 34 years

15,699 12,979 82.7 12,014 76.5 966 7.4 2,720

35 to 44 years

31,030 25,834 83.3 24,156 77.8 1,678 6.5 5,196

35 to 39 years

14,793 12,270 82.9 11,449 77.4 821 6.7 2,524

40 to 44 years

16,237 13,564 83.5 12,707 78.3 858 6.3 2,672

45 to 54 years

35,526 29,036 81.7 27,176 76.5 1,859 6.4 6,491

45 to 49 years

17,523 14,586 83.2 13,628 77.8 959 6.6 2,937

50 to 54 years

18,003 14,449 80.3 13,549 75.3 900 6.2 3,554

55 to 64 years

30,799 20,188 65.5 18,937 61.5 1,251 6.2 10,610

55 to 59 years

16,294 12,094 74.2 11,360 69.7 734 6.1 4,200

60 to 64 years

14,505 8,094 55.8 7,577 52.2 517 6.4 6,410

65 years and over

34,206 6,175 18.1 5,780 16.9 395 6.4 28,031

65 to 69 years

10,629 3,476 32.7 3,236 30.4 240 6.9 7,153

70 to 74 years

7,933 1,514 19.1 1,423 17.9 91 6.0 6,420

75 years and over

15,643 1,185 7.6 1,121 7.2 64 5.4 14,458

Men

16 years and over

94,801 67,551 71.3 61,920 65.3 5,631 8.3 27,249

16 to 19 years

6,610 2,386 36.1 1,802 27.3 585 24.5 4,223

16 to 17 years

3,496 780 22.3 573 16.4 208 26.6 2,715

18 to 19 years

3,114 1,606 51.6 1,229 39.5 377 23.5 1,508

20 to 24 years

8,485 6,539 77.1 5,630 66.4 909 13.9 1,946

25 to 54 years

49,474 44,502 90.0 41,285 83.4 3,217 7.2 4,972

25 to 34 years

16,332 14,785 90.5 13,548 83.0 1,237 8.4 1,547

25 to 29 years

8,412 7,506 89.2 6,804 80.9 701 9.3 906

30 to 34 years

7,921 7,280 91.9 6,744 85.1 535 7.4 641

35 to 44 years

15,540 14,317 92.1 13,366 86.0 951 6.6 1,223

35 to 39 years

7,424 6,892 92.8 6,434 86.7 458 6.6 531

40 to 44 years

8,117 7,425 91.5 6,932 85.4 493 6.6 692

45 to 54 years

17,602 15,400 87.5 14,370 81.6 1,030 6.7 2,202

45 to 49 years

8,705 7,786 89.5 7,251 83.3 536 6.9 918

50 to 54 years

8,897 7,614 85.6 7,120 80.0 494 6.5 1,283

55 to 64 years

15,018 10,629 70.8 9,932 66.1 697 6.6 4,389

55 to 59 years

7,981 6,387 80.0 5,982 75.0 405 6.3 1,594

60 to 64 years

7,037 4,242 60.3 3,950 56.1 292 6.9 2,795

65 years and over

15,213 3,494 23.0 3,271 21.5 223 6.4 11,719

65 to 69 years

5,055 1,928 38.1 1,791 35.4 137 7.1 3,127

70 to 74 years

3,679 879 23.9 829 22.5 50 5.7 2,800

75 years and over

6,479 687 10.6 651 10.0 36 5.3 5,793

Women

16 years and over

98,276 57,028 58.0 52,770 53.7 4,257 7.5 41,248

16 to 19 years

6,208 2,328 37.5 1,889 30.4 439 18.9 3,880

16 to 17 years

3,177 800 25.2 617 19.4 184 22.9 2,377

18 to 19 years

3,031 1,528 50.4 1,272 42.0 255 16.7 1,503

20 to 24 years

8,077 5,581 69.1 4,943 61.2 637 11.4 2,496

25 to 54 years

49,218 36,879 74.9 34,423 69.9 2,456 6.7 12,339

25 to 34 years

15,803 11,726 74.2 10,828 68.5 899 7.7 4,077

25 to 29 years

8,025 6,027 75.1 5,558 69.3 468 7.8 1,998

30 to 34 years

7,778 5,700 73.3 5,270 67.7 430 7.5 2,078

35 to 44 years

15,490 11,517 74.4 10,789 69.7 728 6.3 3,973

35 to 39 years

7,370 5,377 73.0 5,015 68.0 363 6.7 1,992

40 to 44 years

8,120 6,140 75.6 5,775 71.1 365 5.9 1,980

45 to 54 years

17,925 13,636 76.1 12,806 71.4 829 6.1 4,289

45 to 49 years

8,819 6,800 77.1 6,377 72.3 423 6.2 2,019

50 to 54 years

9,106 6,836 75.1 6,429 70.6 406 5.9 2,270

55 to 64 years

15,781 9,559 60.6 9,005 57.1 554 5.8 6,221

55 to 59 years

8,313 5,707 68.6 5,378 64.7 329 5.8 2,606

60 to 64 years

7,468 3,853 51.6 3,627 48.6 226 5.9 3,615

65 years and over

18,992 2,681 14.1 2,509 13.2 171 6.4 16,312

65 to 69 years

5,574 1,548 27.8 1,445 25.9 103 6.6 4,026

70 to 74 years

4,254 634 14.9 594 14.0 40 6.4 3,620

75 years and over

9,164 499 5.4 470 5.1 28 5.6 8,665

BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN

16 years and over

29,114 17,881 61.4 15,051 51.7 2,831 15.8 11,233

16 to 19 years

2,594 647 24.9 380 14.7 267 41.3 1,947

16 to 17 years

1,353 188 13.9 99 7.3 88 47.1 1,165

18 to 19 years

1,240 459 37.0 281 22.6 179 38.9 781

20 to 24 years

3,168 2,105 66.5 1,574 49.7 531 25.2 1,063

25 to 54 years

15,958 12,420 77.8 10,645 66.7 1,775 14.3 3,539

25 to 34 years

5,606 4,434 79.1 3,632 64.8 801 18.1 1,172

25 to 29 years

2,901 2,269 78.2 1,821 62.8 448 19.7 632

30 to 34 years

2,705 2,165 80.0 1,811 66.9 354 16.3 541

35 to 44 years

4,995 4,029 80.6 3,499 70.1 529 13.1 967

35 to 39 years

2,433 1,973 81.1 1,712 70.4 261 13.2 460

40 to 44 years

2,562 2,056 80.2 1,787 69.7 269 13.1 507

45 to 54 years

5,357 3,957 73.9 3,513 65.6 444 11.2 1,400

45 to 49 years

2,719 2,062 75.9 1,817 66.8 246 11.9 656

50 to 54 years

2,638 1,895 71.8 1,697 64.3 198 10.5 744

55 to 64 years

3,955 2,155 54.5 1,943 49.1 212 9.8 1,800

55 to 59 years

2,156 1,351 62.7 1,219 56.6 132 9.8 805

60 to 64 years

1,799 804 44.7 724 40.3 80 9.9 995

65 years and over

3,440 555 16.1 508 14.8 47 8.4 2,885

65 to 69 years

1,205 323 26.8 301 25.0 23 7.0 882

70 to 74 years

847 139 16.4 123 14.6 15 11.1 708

75 years and over

1,388 93 6.7 84 6.1 9 9.3 1,295

Men

16 years and over

13,164 8,454 64.2 6,953 52.8 1,502 17.8 4,710

16 to 19 years

1,282 329 25.7 187 14.6 142 43.1 953

16 to 17 years

642 89 13.8 49 7.7 39 44.5 553

18 to 19 years

640 241 37.6 138 21.6 102 42.5 400

20 to 24 years

1,510 1,012 67.0 734 48.6 278 27.4 498

25 to 54 years

7,269 5,872 80.8 4,937 67.9 935 15.9 1,397

25 to 34 years

2,612 2,159 82.6 1,733 66.3 426 19.7 453

25 to 29 years

1,379 1,126 81.7 889 64.5 237 21.0 253

30 to 34 years

1,233 1,033 83.7 844 68.4 189 18.3 201

35 to 44 years

2,222 1,860 83.7 1,583 71.2 277 14.9 362

35 to 39 years

1,077 902 83.7 772 71.7 129 14.4 175

40 to 44 years

1,146 959 83.7 811 70.8 148 15.4 187

45 to 54 years

2,435 1,854 76.1 1,621 66.6 233 12.5 582

45 to 49 years

1,233 965 78.2 840 68.1 125 12.9 269

50 to 54 years

1,202 889 73.9 781 65.0 108 12.1 313

55 to 64 years

1,759 983 55.9 858 48.8 125 12.7 775

55 to 59 years

972 612 63.0 535 55.1 77 12.6 360

60 to 64 years

787 371 47.2 323 41.0 48 13.0 416

65 years and over

1,344 257 19.1 236 17.5 21 8.2 1,087

65 to 69 years

513 140 27.3 130 25.3 10 7.4 373

70 to 74 years

351 71 20.1 64 18.2 7 9.8 281

75 years and over

480 46 9.7 42 8.8 4 8.5 434

Women

16 years and over

15,950 9,427 59.1 8,098 50.8 1,329 14.1 6,523

16 to 19 years

1,312 318 24.2 193 14.7 125 39.4 994

16 to 17 years

712 99 13.9 50 7.0 49 49.5 612

18 to 19 years

600 219 36.4 142 23.7 76 34.8 382

20 to 24 years

1,657 1,093 65.9 840 50.7 253 23.1 565

25 to 54 years

8,689 6,547 75.4 5,708 65.7 839 12.8 2,142

25 to 34 years

2,994 2,275 76.0 1,899 63.4 376 16.5 719

25 to 29 years

1,522 1,143 75.1 932 61.2 211 18.4 379

30 to 34 years

1,472 1,132 76.9 967 65.7 165 14.6 340

35 to 44 years

2,773 2,168 78.2 1,916 69.1 252 11.6 605

35 to 39 years

1,356 1,072 79.0 940 69.3 131 12.3 285

40 to 44 years

1,417 1,097 77.4 976 68.9 121 11.0 320

45 to 54 years

2,922 2,104 72.0 1,892 64.8 211 10.0 818

45 to 49 years

1,485 1,098 73.9 977 65.8 121 11.0 388

50 to 54 years

1,436 1,006 70.0 916 63.7 90 9.0 430

55 to 64 years

2,196 1,172 53.4 1,086 49.4 86 7.4 1,024

55 to 59 years

1,184 739 62.4 684 57.8 55 7.4 445

60 to 64 years

1,012 433 42.8 402 39.7 31 7.2 579

65 years and over

2,096 298 14.2 272 13.0 25 8.5 1,798

65 to 69 years

692 183 26.5 171 24.7 12 6.7 509

70 to 74 years

496 68 13.7 60 12.0 9 12.6 428

75 years and over

908 46 5.1 42 4.6 5 10.0 862

ASIAN

16 years and over

11,439 7,386 64.6 6,867 60.0 518 7.0 4,054

16 to 19 years

652 141 21.7 106 16.2 36 25.2 510

16 to 17 years

322 34 10.7 26 8.0 9 - 287

18 to 19 years

330 107 32.4 80 24.2 27 25.2 223

20 to 24 years

940 518 55.1 461 49.1 57 11.0 421

25 to 54 years

6,789 5,428 80.0 5,097 75.1 332 6.1 1,360

25 to 34 years

2,310 1,749 75.7 1,633 70.7 116 6.6 562

25 to 29 years

1,113 818 73.5 756 67.9 63 7.6 294

30 to 34 years

1,198 930 77.7 877 73.2 54 5.8 267

35 to 44 years

2,465 2,009 81.5 1,904 77.2 106 5.3 456

35 to 39 years

1,261 1,024 81.2 970 76.9 55 5.3 237

40 to 44 years

1,204 985 81.8 934 77.6 51 5.2 219

45 to 54 years

2,014 1,671 83.0 1,561 77.5 110 6.6 343

45 to 49 years

1,068 884 82.8 827 77.4 57 6.5 184

50 to 54 years

945 786 83.2 733 77.6 53 6.7 159

55 to 64 years

1,555 1,032 66.3 953 61.3 78 7.6 524

55 to 59 years

852 637 74.7 591 69.3 46 7.2 215

60 to 64 years

703 395 56.2 362 51.6 32 8.2 308

65 years and over

1,504 266 17.7 250 16.6 16 6.0 1,238

65 to 69 years

492 162 32.8 153 31.1 9 5.3 331

70 to 74 years

392 68 17.3 61 15.7 6 9.5 324

75 years and over

620 37 5.9 36 5.8 1 2.6 584

Men

16 years and over

5,429 3,972 73.2 3,703 68.2 269 6.8 1,457

16 to 19 years

331 66 20.1 46 13.9 20 30.5 265

16 to 17 years

162 12 7.7 8 4.7 5 - 150

18 to 19 years

169 54 32.0 38 22.8 16 28.8 115

20 to 24 years

472 269 57.1 238 50.4 32 11.7 203

25 to 54 years

3,255 2,936 90.2 2,768 85.1 168 5.7 319

25 to 34 years

1,114 970 87.1 913 82.0 57 5.9 143

25 to 29 years

543 450 82.9 417 76.7 33 7.4 93

30 to 34 years

570 520 91.2 496 87.0 24 4.6 50

35 to 44 years

1,186 1,092 92.1 1,045 88.1 47 4.3 94

35 to 39 years

612 565 92.2 541 88.5 23 4.1 47

40 to 44 years

573 527 92.0 503 87.8 24 4.5 46

45 to 54 years

956 874 91.4 810 84.8 63 7.2 82

45 to 49 years

504 468 92.7 437 86.6 31 6.6 37

50 to 54 years

451 406 89.9 374 82.8 32 7.9 45

55 to 64 years

707 531 75.0 492 69.6 39 7.3 177

55 to 59 years

387 325 84.0 302 77.8 24 7.3 62

60 to 64 years

320 205 64.2 191 59.6 15 7.2 115

65 years and over

663 169 25.5 158 23.9 11 6.4 494

65 to 69 years

233 103 44.0 97 41.8 5 5.0 130

70 to 74 years

179 45 25.4 41 22.7 5 10.4 134

75 years and over

251 21 8.4 20 8.0 1 - 230

Women

16 years and over

6,011 3,414 56.8 3,165 52.6 250 7.3 2,596

16 to 19 years

321 75 23.4 60 18.6 15 20.5 246

16 to 17 years

160 22 13.8 18 11.4 4 - 138

18 to 19 years

161 53 32.8 41 25.7 11 21.6 108

20 to 24 years

467 249 53.2 223 47.8 25 10.1 219

25 to 54 years

3,534 2,493 70.5 2,329 65.9 164 6.6 1,041

25 to 34 years

1,197 779 65.1 720 60.1 59 7.6 418

25 to 29 years

570 368 64.7 339 59.5 29 7.9 201

30 to 34 years

627 410 65.4 381 60.7 30 7.2 217

35 to 44 years

1,279 917 71.7 859 67.1 58 6.4 362

35 to 39 years

649 460 70.8 428 66.0 32 6.9 189

40 to 44 years

630 457 72.6 430 68.3 27 5.9 173

45 to 54 years

1,058 797 75.3 750 70.9 47 5.9 261

45 to 49 years

564 417 73.9 391 69.3 26 6.3 147

50 to 54 years

494 380 77.0 360 72.8 20 5.4 114

55 to 64 years

848 501 59.1 461 54.4 40 7.9 347

55 to 59 years

465 311 67.0 289 62.2 22 7.1 153

60 to 64 years

383 189 49.5 172 44.9 18 9.3 194

65 years and over

841 97 11.6 92 10.9 5 5.3 744

65 to 69 years

259 59 22.8 56 21.5 3 5.8 200

70 to 74 years

212 22 10.5 21 9.7 2 - 190

75 years and over

369 16 4.3 16 4.3 0 - 353

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups will not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. 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 35,000).

Last Modified Date: March 1, 2012