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Table A-1. Employment status of the civilian population by sex and age

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-1. Employment status of the civilian population by sex and age
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted(1)
July
2021
June
2022
July
2022
July
2021
Mar.
2022
Apr.
2022
May
2022
June
2022
July
2022

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

261,469 263,835 264,012 261,469 263,444 263,559 263,679 263,835 264,012

Civilian labor force

162,817 165,012 165,321 161,375 164,409 164,046 164,376 164,023 163,960

Participation rate

62.3 62.5 62.6 61.7 62.4 62.2 62.3 62.2 62.1

Employed

153,596 158,678 159,067 152,704 158,458 158,105 158,426 158,111 158,290

Employment-population ratio

58.7 60.1 60.2 58.4 60.1 60.0 60.1 59.9 60.0

Unemployed

9,221 6,334 6,255 8,671 5,952 5,941 5,950 5,912 5,670

Unemployment rate

5.7 3.8 3.8 5.4 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.5

Not in labor force

98,653 98,822 98,690 100,094 99,035 99,513 99,302 99,812 100,051

Persons who currently want a job

6,818 6,100 6,224 6,529 5,737 5,859 5,681 5,656 5,910

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

126,499 128,547 128,636 126,499 128,355 128,411 128,470 128,547 128,636

Civilian labor force

86,723 87,924 88,052 85,505 87,660 87,377 87,366 87,213 86,936

Participation rate

68.6 68.4 68.5 67.6 68.3 68.0 68.0 67.8 67.6

Employed

81,918 84,690 84,953 80,749 84,465 84,089 84,218 84,061 83,891

Employment-population ratio

64.8 65.9 66.0 63.8 65.8 65.5 65.6 65.4 65.2

Unemployed

4,806 3,234 3,098 4,757 3,195 3,288 3,148 3,152 3,046

Unemployment rate

5.5 3.7 3.5 5.6 3.6 3.8 3.6 3.6 3.5

Not in labor force

39,776 40,624 40,584 40,994 40,695 41,034 41,104 41,334 41,700

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

118,192 119,899 119,977 118,192 119,726 119,780 119,831 119,899 119,977

Civilian labor force

83,075 84,178 84,270 82,544 84,426 84,295 84,249 84,040 83,857

Participation rate

70.3 70.2 70.2 69.8 70.5 70.4 70.3 70.1 69.9

Employed

78,698 81,432 81,610 78,135 81,554 81,334 81,422 81,242 81,164

Employment-population ratio

66.6 67.9 68.0 66.1 68.1 67.9 67.9 67.8 67.7

Unemployed

4,376 2,746 2,660 4,410 2,872 2,961 2,827 2,797 2,692

Unemployment rate

5.3 3.3 3.2 5.3 3.4 3.5 3.4 3.3 3.2

Not in labor force

35,118 35,721 35,707 35,648 35,300 35,486 35,582 35,859 36,120

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

134,970 135,287 135,376 134,970 135,089 135,148 135,209 135,287 135,376

Civilian labor force

76,093 77,089 77,270 75,870 76,749 76,670 77,010 76,809 77,024

Participation rate

56.4 57.0 57.1 56.2 56.8 56.7 57.0 56.8 56.9

Employed

71,678 73,988 74,114 71,956 73,992 74,017 74,208 74,050 74,399

Employment-population ratio

53.1 54.7 54.7 53.3 54.8 54.8 54.9 54.7 55.0

Unemployed

4,416 3,101 3,156 3,914 2,757 2,653 2,802 2,760 2,625

Unemployment rate

5.8 4.0 4.1 5.2 3.6 3.5 3.6 3.6 3.4

Not in labor force

58,877 58,198 58,106 59,100 58,340 58,479 58,199 58,478 58,351

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

126,837 126,872 126,951 126,837 126,691 126,749 126,802 126,872 126,951

Civilian labor force

72,547 73,522 73,607 72,934 73,695 73,514 73,911 73,741 73,988

Participation rate

57.2 57.9 58.0 57.5 58.2 58.0 58.3 58.1 58.3

Employed

68,494 70,890 70,900 69,306 71,244 71,170 71,432 71,311 71,710

Employment-population ratio

54.0 55.9 55.8 54.6 56.2 56.2 56.3 56.2 56.5

Unemployed

4,053 2,632 2,708 3,628 2,451 2,344 2,479 2,430 2,278

Unemployment rate

5.6 3.6 3.7 5.0 3.3 3.2 3.4 3.3 3.1

Not in labor force

54,290 53,350 53,344 53,903 52,996 53,234 52,891 53,131 52,963

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

16,440 17,064 17,084 16,440 17,027 17,030 17,046 17,064 17,084

Civilian labor force

7,195 7,312 7,444 5,897 6,288 6,237 6,216 6,242 6,116

Participation rate

43.8 42.9 43.6 35.9 36.9 36.6 36.5 36.6 35.8

Employed

6,403 6,356 6,557 5,264 5,660 5,601 5,571 5,558 5,415

Employment-population ratio

38.9 37.2 38.4 32.0 33.2 32.9 32.7 32.6 31.7

Unemployed

792 957 887 633 629 636 645 685 700

Unemployment rate

11.0 13.1 11.9 10.7 10.0 10.2 10.4 11.0 11.5

Not in labor force

9,245 9,752 9,640 10,543 10,739 10,793 10,830 10,822 10,968

Footnotes
(1) The population figures are not adjusted for seasonal variation; therefore, identical numbers appear in the unadjusted and seasonally adjusted columns.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

Last Modified Date: August 05, 2022