Table 2. Employed full- and part-time workers by disability status and age, 2016 annual averages

Table 2. Employed full- and part-time workers by disability status and age, 2016 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

151,436 123,761 27,675 5,943

16 to 64 years

142,520 118,357 24,162 5,712

65 years and over

8,916 5,403 3,513 231

Persons with a disability

16 years and over

5,372 3,564 1,808 299

16 to 64 years

4,356 3,088 1,267 267

65 years and over

1,016 476 541 32

Persons with no disability

16 years and over

146,064 120,197 25,867 5,645

16 to 64 years

138,164 115,269 22,895 5,445

65 years and over

7,900 4,927 2,973 199

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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