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Table 1. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and selected characteristics, 2018 annual averages

Table 1. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and selected characteristics, 2018 annual averages [Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not in
labor
force
Total Participation
rate
Employed Unemployed
Total Percent of
population
Total Rate

TOTAL

Total, 16 years and over

257,791 162,075 62.9 155,761 60.4 6,314 3.9 95,716

Men

124,678 86,096 69.1 82,698 66.3 3,398 3.9 38,582

Women

133,112 75,978 57.1 73,063 54.9 2,916 3.8 57,134

PERSONS WITH A DISABILITY

Total, 16 years and over

30,136 6,266 20.8 5,767 19.1 499 8.0 23,870

Men

13,997 3,389 24.2 3,122 22.3 267 7.9 10,608

Women

16,139 2,877 17.8 2,645 16.4 232 8.1 13,262

Age

16 to 64 years

15,325 5,111 33.3 4,666 30.4 445 8.7 10,215

16 to 19 years

644 151 23.5 112 17.4 39 26.1 493

20 to 24 years

867 384 44.3 328 37.8 56 14.6 483

25 to 34 years

1,914 930 48.6 828 43.3 101 10.9 984

35 to 44 years

2,140 861 40.2 795 37.1 67 7.7 1,279

45 to 54 years

3,537 1,204 34.0 1,123 31.7 81 6.7 2,333

55 to 64 years

6,223 1,580 25.4 1,480 23.8 100 6.3 4,643

65 years and over

14,810 1,155 7.8 1,101 7.4 54 4.7 13,655

Race and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

White

23,987 5,043 21.0 4,676 19.5 367 7.3 18,944

Black or African American

4,151 763 18.4 677 16.3 85 11.2 3,388

Asian

878 162 18.4 150 17.1 12 7.1 716

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,258 753 23.1 679 20.9 74 9.8 2,505

Educational attainment

Total, 25 years and over

28,625 5,731 20.0 5,327 18.6 403 7.0 22,894

Less than a high school diploma

5,250 581 11.1 513 9.8 68 11.7 4,668

High school graduates, no college(1)

10,326 1,748 16.9 1,609 15.6 139 7.9 8,578

Some college or associate degree

7,624 1,783 23.4 1,659 21.8 124 6.9 5,841

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

5,425 1,619 29.8 1,546 28.5 73 4.5 3,806

PERSONS WITH NO DISABILITY

Total, 16 years and over

227,655 155,809 68.4 149,994 65.9 5,815 3.7 71,846

Men

110,681 82,707 74.7 79,576 71.9 3,131 3.8 27,974

Women

116,974 73,102 62.5 70,418 60.2 2,684 3.7 43,872

Age

16 to 64 years

191,182 146,932 76.9 141,390 74.0 5,542 3.8 44,250

16 to 19 years

16,121 5,734 35.6 5,014 31.1 720 12.6 10,387

20 to 24 years

20,372 14,715 72.2 13,723 67.4 992 6.7 5,657

25 to 34 years

42,667 35,844 84.0 34,496 80.8 1,348 3.8 6,823

35 to 44 years

38,429 32,758 85.2 31,822 82.8 936 2.9 5,671

45 to 54 years

37,703 32,107 85.2 31,250 82.9 857 2.7 5,596

55 to 64 years

35,890 25,773 71.8 25,085 69.9 689 2.7 10,117

65 years and over

36,472 8,877 24.3 8,604 23.6 273 3.1 27,595

Race and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

White

176,235 120,772 68.5 116,785 66.3 3,987 3.3 55,463

Black or African American

28,610 19,651 68.7 18,414 64.4 1,237 6.3 8,959

Asian

15,083 9,975 66.1 9,682 64.2 293 2.9 5,109

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

39,475 27,583 69.9 26,333 66.7 1,250 4.5 11,893

Educational attainment

Total, 25 years and over

191,162 135,360 70.8 131,257 68.7 4,103 3.0 55,802

Less than a high school diploma

17,001 9,696 57.0 9,188 54.0 508 5.2 7,304

High school graduates, no college(1)

52,266 34,263 65.6 32,941 63.0 1,322 3.9 18,003

Some college or associate degree

49,781 35,803 71.9 34,679 69.7 1,124 3.1 13,978

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

72,114 55,598 77.1 54,449 75.5 1,149 2.1 16,516

Footnotes
(1) Includes persons with a high school diploma or equivalent.
(2) Includes persons with bachelor's, master's, professional, and doctoral degrees.

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race.

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Last Modified Date: February 26, 2019