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Table 1. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and selected characteristics, July 2019

Table 1. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and selected characteristics, July 2019 [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

259,225 166,526 64.2 159,469 61.5 7,057 4.2 92,699

Men

125,378 88,459 70.6 85,059 67.8 3,400 3.8 36,919

Women

133,847 78,067 58.3 74,410 55.6 3,657 4.7 55,780

PERSONS WITH A DISABILITY

Total, 16 years and over

30,344 6,344 20.9 5,830 19.2 513 8.1 24,001

Men

14,019 3,388 24.2 3,141 22.4 247 7.3 10,632

Women

16,325 2,956 18.1 2,689 16.5 267 9.0 13,369

Age

16 to 64 years

14,982 5,222 34.9 4,751 31.7 470 9.0 9,760

16 to 24 years

1,526 600 39.3 503 33.0 97 16.1 926

25 to 34 years

1,888 947 50.2 800 42.4 147 15.6 941

35 to 44 years

2,068 909 44.0 856 41.4 53 5.8 1,158

45 to 54 years

3,392 1,172 34.6 1,092 32.2 80 6.8 2,220

55 to 64 years

6,108 1,593 26.1 1,500 24.6 93 5.9 4,515

65 years and over

15,362 1,122 7.3 1,079 7.0 43 3.8 14,240

Educational attainment

Total, 25 years and over

28,818 5,744 19.9 5,327 18.5 417 7.3 23,074

Less than a high school diploma

4,943 444 9.0 403 8.2 41 9.1 4,499

High school graduates, no college(1)

10,115 1,728 17.1 1,597 15.8 132 7.6 8,387

Some college or associate degree

8,101 1,930 23.8 1,786 22.0 144 7.5 6,171

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

5,659 1,641 29.0 1,541 27.2 101 6.1 4,018

PERSONS WITH NO DISABILITY

Total, 16 years and over

228,881 160,182 70.0 153,639 67.1 6,543 4.1 68,699

Men

111,359 85,071 76.4 81,918 73.6 3,153 3.7 26,288

Women

117,522 75,111 63.9 71,721 61.0 3,390 4.5 42,411

Age

16 to 64 years

191,282 151,632 79.3 145,361 76.0 6,271 4.1 39,650

16 to 24 years

36,202 22,997 63.5 20,814 57.5 2,183 9.5 13,206

25 to 34 years

43,033 36,692 85.3 35,325 82.1 1,366 3.7 6,341

35 to 44 years

38,908 33,578 86.3 32,538 83.6 1,040 3.1 5,330

45 to 54 years

37,000 32,054 86.6 31,154 84.2 900 2.8 4,946

55 to 64 years

36,139 26,312 72.8 25,530 70.6 782 3.0 9,827

65 years and over

37,599 8,550 22.7 8,278 22.0 272 3.2 29,049

Educational attainment

Total, 25 years and over

192,678 137,185 71.2 132,825 68.9 4,361 3.2 55,493

Less than a high school diploma

15,609 9,123 58.5 8,705 55.8 418 4.6 6,485

High school graduates, no college(1)

51,158 33,557 65.6 32,401 63.3 1,156 3.4 17,601

Some college or associate degree

49,986 36,114 72.2 34,826 69.7 1,287 3.6 13,872

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

75,926 58,391 76.9 56,892 74.9 1,499 2.6 17,535

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

NOTE: These estimates, which come from a special supplemental survey, may differ slightly from previously published estimates for May 2012 that come from the regular monthly labor force survey.

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Last Modified Date: May 01, 2020