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Table 1. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and selected characteristics, 2020 annual averages

Table 1. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and selected characteristics, 2020 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

260,329 160,742 61.7 147,795 56.8 12,947 8.1 99,587

Men

125,922 85,204 67.7 78,560 62.4 6,644 7.8 40,718

Women

134,407 75,538 56.2 69,234 51.5 6,304 8.3 58,869

PERSONS WITH A DISABILITY

Total, 16 years and over

29,918 6,123 20.5 5,354 17.9 769 12.6 23,796

Men

14,039 3,345 23.8 2,943 21.0 402 12.0 10,694

Women

15,879 2,778 17.5 2,410 15.2 367 13.2 13,102

Age

16 to 64 years

14,826 4,979 33.6 4,310 29.1 669 13.4 9,847

16 to 19 years

737 174 23.6 127 17.3 46 26.7 563

20 to 24 years

906 401 44.2 316 34.9 84 21.1 505

25 to 34 years

2,092 975 46.6 819 39.1 156 16.0 1,117

35 to 44 years

2,128 891 41.9 782 36.7 109 12.2 1,237

45 to 54 years

3,127 1,055 33.7 938 30.0 117 11.1 2,073

55 to 64 years

5,836 1,484 25.4 1,328 22.8 156 10.5 4,352

65 years and over

15,092 1,144 7.6 1,043 6.9 101 8.8 13,948

Race and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

White

23,720 4,947 20.9 4,372 18.4 575 11.6 18,773

Black or African American

4,181 696 16.6 582 13.9 114 16.3 3,485

Asian

860 161 18.8 136 15.8 25 15.7 699

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,558 827 23.3 688 19.3 139 16.8 2,730

Educational attainment

Total, 25 years and over

28,275 5,548 19.6 4,910 17.4 638 11.5 22,727

Less than a high school diploma

4,619 418 9.0 352 7.6 65 15.6 4,201

High school graduates, no college(1)

10,148 1,612 15.9 1,396 13.8 216 13.4 8,536

Some college or associate degree

7,694 1,894 24.6 1,669 21.7 225 11.9 5,800

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

5,814 1,625 27.9 1,493 25.7 132 8.1 4,189

PERSONS WITH NO DISABILITY

Total, 16 years and over

230,411 154,620 67.1 142,441 61.8 12,178 7.9 75,791

Men

111,883 81,859 73.2 75,617 67.6 6,242 7.6 30,024

Women

118,528 72,761 61.4 66,824 56.4 5,937 8.2 45,767

Age

16 to 64 years

190,895 145,151 76.0 133,667 70.0 11,484 7.9 45,744

16 to 19 years

15,829 5,546 35.0 4,567 28.9 979 17.7 10,283

20 to 24 years

20,012 14,086 70.4 12,181 60.9 1,905 13.5 5,926

25 to 34 years

42,753 35,531 83.1 32,607 76.3 2,924 8.2 7,222

35 to 44 years

39,202 33,093 84.4 31,025 79.1 2,068 6.2 6,109

45 to 54 years

36,743 31,086 84.6 29,161 79.4 1,925 6.2 5,658

55 to 64 years

36,355 25,809 71.0 24,126 66.4 1,683 6.5 10,546

65 years and over

39,515 9,469 24.0 8,774 22.2 694 7.3 30,047

Race and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

White

177,586 119,484 67.3 110,968 62.5 8,515 7.1 58,102

Black or African American

29,164 19,481 66.8 17,290 59.3 2,191 11.2 9,682

Asian

15,607 10,170 65.2 9,301 59.6 869 8.5 5,437

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

40,625 28,143 69.3 25,264 62.2 2,879 10.2 12,482

Educational attainment

Total, 25 years and over

194,569 134,987 69.4 125,693 64.6 9,294 6.9 59,582

Less than a high school diploma

15,281 8,512 55.7 7,536 49.3 976 11.5 6,769

High school graduates, no college(1)

51,973 33,129 63.7 30,211 58.1 2,919 8.8 18,844

Some college or associate degree

49,633 34,507 69.5 31,901 64.3 2,606 7.6 15,126

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

77,681 58,839 75.7 56,045 72.1 2,793 4.7 18,843

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 24, 2021