Table A. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and age, 2016 and 2017 annual averages

Table A. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and age, 2016 and 2017 annual averages [Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic 2016 2017
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

29,971 15,746 14,225 30,351 15,697 14,654

Civilian labor force

6,005 4,919 1,086 6,245 5,117 1,129

Participation rate

20.0 31.2 7.6 20.6 32.6 7.7

Employed

5,372 4,356 1,016 5,670 4,603 1,066

Employment-population ratio

17.9 27.7 7.1 18.7 29.3 7.3

Unemployed

633 564 70 576 514 62

Unemployment rate

10.5 11.5 6.4 9.2 10.0 5.5

Not in labor force

23,965 10,827 13,139 24,106 10,580 13,526

PERSONS WITH NO DISABILITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

223,567 189,757 33,810 224,728 189,840 34,887

Civilian labor force

153,182 144,996 8,185 154,074 145,626 8,449

Participation rate

68.5 76.4 24.2 68.6 76.7 24.2

Employed

146,064 138,164 7,900 147,668 139,500 8,168

Employment-population ratio

65.3 72.8 23.4 65.7 73.5 23.4

Unemployed

7,118 6,832 285 6,407 6,126 281

Unemployment rate

4.6 4.7 3.5 4.2 4.2 3.3

Not in labor force

70,385 44,761 25,624 70,653 44,215 26,439

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

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