Table 2. Employed full- and part-time workers by disability status and age, 2017 annual averages

Table 2. Employed full- and part-time workers by disability status and age, 2017 annual averages [Numbers in thousands]
Disability status and age Employed At work
part time for
economic
reasons(1)
Total Usually
work
full time
Usually
work
part time

TOTAL

16 years and over

153,337 125,967 27,370 5,250

16 to 64 years

144,103 120,334 23,769 5,041

65 years and over

9,234 5,633 3,601 209

Persons with a disability

16 years and over

5,670 3,856 1,814 283

16 to 64 years

4,603 3,327 1,276 254

65 years and over

1,066 529 538 29

Persons with no disability

16 years and over

147,668 122,111 25,557 4,967

16 to 64 years

139,500 117,007 22,493 4,787

65 years and over

8,168 5,104 3,063 180

Footnotes
(1) Refers to persons who, whether they usually work full or part time, worked 1 to 34 hours during the reference week for an economic reason such as slack work or unfavorable business conditions, inability to find full-time work, or seasonal declines in demand. Persons who usually work part time for an economic reason, but worked 35 hours or more during the reference week are excluded. Also excludes employed persons who were absent from their jobs for the entire reference week.

NOTE: Full time refers to persons who usually work 35 hours or more per week; part time refers to persons who usually work less than 35 hours per week.

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Last Modified Date: June 21, 2018