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
2018
June
2019
July
2019
July
2018
Mar.
2019
Apr.
2019
May
2019
June
2019
July
2019

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

257,843 259,037 259,225 257,843 258,537 258,693 258,861 259,037 259,225

Civilian labor force

163,734 164,120 164,941 162,209 162,960 162,470 162,646 162,981 163,351

Participation rate

63.5 63.4 63.6 62.9 63.0 62.8 62.8 62.9 63.0

Employed

157,004 157,828 158,385 155,964 156,748 156,645 156,758 157,005 157,288

Employment-population ratio

60.9 60.9 61.1 60.5 60.6 60.6 60.6 60.6 60.7

Unemployed

6,730 6,292 6,556 6,245 6,211 5,824 5,888 5,975 6,063

Unemployment rate

4.1 3.8 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.6 3.6 3.7 3.7

Not in labor force

94,109 94,917 94,284 95,633 95,577 96,223 96,215 96,057 95,874

Persons who currently want a job

5,483 5,725 5,289 5,192 5,227 5,121 5,045 5,322 5,043

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

124,704 125,285 125,378 124,704 125,037 125,114 125,197 125,285 125,378

Civilian labor force

87,102 87,415 88,025 85,904 86,442 86,179 86,377 86,479 86,805

Participation rate

69.8 69.8 70.2 68.9 69.1 68.9 69.0 69.0 69.2

Employed

83,828 84,189 84,798 82,662 83,034 82,959 83,192 83,293 83,584

Employment-population ratio

67.2 67.2 67.6 66.3 66.4 66.3 66.4 66.5 66.7

Unemployed

3,274 3,226 3,227 3,242 3,408 3,221 3,185 3,185 3,221

Unemployment rate

3.8 3.7 3.7 3.8 3.9 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7

Not in labor force

37,602 37,870 37,353 38,800 38,595 38,935 38,820 38,806 38,573

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

116,220 116,843 116,939 116,220 116,586 116,665 116,752 116,843 116,939

Civilian labor force

83,534 83,837 84,284 83,019 83,573 83,373 83,561 83,501 83,794

Participation rate

71.9 71.8 72.1 71.4 71.7 71.5 71.6 71.5 71.7

Employed

80,800 81,173 81,561 80,217 80,564 80,576 80,766 80,718 80,981

Employment-population ratio

69.5 69.5 69.7 69.0 69.1 69.1 69.2 69.1 69.3

Unemployed

2,734 2,663 2,723 2,801 3,009 2,797 2,795 2,783 2,814

Unemployment rate

3.3 3.2 3.2 3.4 3.6 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.4

Not in labor force

32,685 33,006 32,655 33,201 33,013 33,292 33,191 33,341 33,144

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

133,139 133,753 133,847 133,139 133,500 133,579 133,664 133,753 133,847

Civilian labor force

76,632 76,705 76,916 76,305 76,518 76,291 76,269 76,502 76,546

Participation rate

57.6 57.3 57.5 57.3 57.3 57.1 57.1 57.2 57.2

Employed

73,176 73,639 73,587 73,302 73,715 73,687 73,566 73,712 73,705

Employment-population ratio

55.0 55.1 55.0 55.1 55.2 55.2 55.0 55.1 55.1

Unemployed

3,456 3,066 3,329 3,003 2,803 2,604 2,703 2,790 2,841

Unemployment rate

4.5 4.0 4.3 3.9 3.7 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7

Not in labor force

56,507 57,048 56,931 56,834 56,982 57,288 57,395 57,251 57,301

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

124,875 125,509 125,604 124,875 125,252 125,332 125,419 125,509 125,604

Civilian labor force

73,004 73,297 73,269 73,295 73,525 73,419 73,347 73,579 73,548

Participation rate

58.5 58.4 58.3 58.7 58.7 58.6 58.5 58.6 58.6

Employed

69,975 70,714 70,415 70,622 71,072 71,131 70,981 71,139 71,069

Employment-population ratio

56.0 56.3 56.1 56.6 56.7 56.8 56.6 56.7 56.6

Unemployed

3,028 2,583 2,853 2,673 2,453 2,288 2,366 2,441 2,479

Unemployment rate

4.1 3.5 3.9 3.6 3.3 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4

Not in labor force

51,871 52,212 52,336 51,580 51,727 51,913 52,071 51,929 52,057

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

16,748 16,686 16,682 16,748 16,698 16,696 16,690 16,686 16,682

Civilian labor force

7,196 6,986 7,389 5,896 5,862 5,678 5,738 5,900 6,009

Participation rate

43.0 41.9 44.3 35.2 35.1 34.0 34.4 35.4 36.0

Employed

6,228 5,941 6,409 5,125 5,113 4,938 5,011 5,148 5,239

Employment-population ratio

37.2 35.6 38.4 30.6 30.6 29.6 30.0 30.9 31.4

Unemployed

967 1,046 980 771 748 740 726 751 770

Unemployment rate

13.4 15.0 13.3 13.1 12.8 13.0 12.7 12.7 12.8

Not in labor force

9,552 9,700 9,293 10,852 10,837 11,018 10,953 10,786 10,673

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.

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Last Modified Date: August 02, 2019