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Table 13. Employed persons with temporary jobs by age, sex, educational attainment, and disability status, July 2019

Table 13. Employed persons with temporary jobs by age, sex, educational attainment, and disability status, July 2019 [Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic Total
employed
Temporary job
Number Percent of
total
employed

TOTAL

Total, 16 years and over

159,469 7,487 4.7

16 to 64 years

150,112 7,108 4.7

65 years and over

9,357 379 4.1

Men

85,059 4,106 4.8

Women

74,410 3,382 4.5

Total, 25 years and over

138,152 4,291 3.1

Less than a high school diploma

9,108 662 7.3

High school graduates, no college(1)

33,998 921 2.7

Some college or associate degree

36,612 945 2.6

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

58,433 1,763 3.0

Persons with a disability

Total, 16 years and over

5,830 366 6.3

16 to 64 years

4,751 331 7.0

65 years and over

1,079 35 3.2

Men

3,141 235 7.5

Women

2,689 131 4.9

Total, 25 years and over

5,327 305 5.7

Less than a high school diploma

403 32 7.9

High school graduates, no college(1)

1,597 77 4.8

Some college or associate degree

1,786 105 5.9

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

1,541 90 5.9

Persons with no disability

Total, 16 years and over

153,639 7,122 4.6

16 to 64 years

145,361 6,777 4.7

65 years and over

8,278 344 4.2

Men

81,918 3,871 4.7

Women

71,721 3,251 4.5

Total, 25 years and over

132,825 3,986 3.0

Less than a high school diploma

8,705 630 7.2

High school graduates, no college(1)

32,401 844 2.6

Some college or associate degree

34,826 840 2.4

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

56,892 1,672 2.9

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

NOTE: A temporary job is one that lasts only for a limited time or until the completion of a project.

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Last Modified Date: May 01, 2020