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Table A. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and age, 2020 and 2021 annual averages

Table A. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and age, 2020 and 2021 annual averages [Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic 2020 2021
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

29,918 14,826 15,092 31,084 15,586 15,498

Civilian labor force

6,123 4,979 1,144 6,619 5,477 1,142

Participation rate

20.5 33.6 7.6 21.3 35.1 7.4

Employed

5,354 4,310 1,043 5,950 4,886 1,063

Employment-population ratio

17.9 29.1 6.9 19.1 31.4 6.9

Unemployed

769 669 101 669 591 78

Unemployment rate

12.6 13.4 8.8 10.1 10.8 6.8

Not in labor force

23,796 9,847 13,948 24,465 10,108 14,357

PERSONS WITH NO DISABILITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

230,411 190,895 39,515 230,361 189,669 40,692

Civilian labor force

154,620 145,151 9,469 154,585 145,127 9,458

Participation rate

67.1 76.0 24.0 67.1 76.5 23.2

Employed

142,441 133,667 8,774 146,631 137,567 9,064

Employment-population ratio

61.8 70.0 22.2 63.7 72.5 22.3

Unemployed

12,178 11,484 694 7,954 7,560 394

Unemployment rate

7.9 7.9 7.3 5.1 5.2 4.2

Not in labor force

75,791 45,744 30,047 75,776 44,542 31,234

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

Last Modified Date: February 24, 2022