Table A. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and age, 2015 and 2016 annual averages

Table A. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and age, 2015 and 2016 annual averages [Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic 2015 2016
Total, 16 years
and over
16 to 64
years
65 years
and over
Total, 16 years
and over
16 to 64
years
65 years
and over

PERSONS WITH A DISABILITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

29,752 15,771 13,981 29,971 15,746 14,225

Civilian labor force

5,813 4,812 1,001 6,005 4,919 1,086

Participation rate

19.5 30.5 7.2 20.0 31.2 7.6

Employed

5,193 4,250 942 5,372 4,356 1,016

Employment-population ratio

17.5 26.9 6.7 17.9 27.7 7.1

Unemployed

621 562 59 633 564 70

Unemployment rate

10.7 11.7 5.9 10.5 11.5 6.4

Not in labor force

23,939 10,959 12,980 23,965 10,827 13,139

PERSONS WITH NO DISABILITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

221,049 188,521 32,528 223,567 189,757 33,810

Civilian labor force

151,317 143,517 7,800 153,182 144,996 8,185

Participation rate

68.5 76.1 24.0 68.5 76.4 24.2

Employed

143,641 136,119 7,522 146,064 138,164 7,900

Employment-population ratio

65.0 72.2 23.1 65.3 72.8 23.4

Unemployed

7,676 7,398 278 7,118 6,832 285

Unemployment rate

5.1 5.2 3.6 4.6 4.7 3.5

Not in labor force

69,732 45,004 24,728 70,385 44,761 25,624

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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