Table A-6. Employment status of the civilian population by sex, age, and disability status, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-6. Employment status of the civilian population by sex, age, and disability status, not seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Persons with a disability Persons with no disability
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2017
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2017

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

30,170 29,968 224,371 225,981

Civilian labor force

6,023 6,222 153,428 154,244

Participation rate

20.0 20.8 68.4 68.3

Employed

5,423 5,693 146,962 148,487

Employment-population ratio

18.0 19.0 65.5 65.7

Unemployed

600 529 6,466 5,757

Unemployment rate

10.0 8.5 4.2 3.7

Not in labor force

24,147 23,746 70,942 71,737

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,623 2,730 76,913 76,842

Participation rate

33.9 36.5 82.2 81.9

Employed

2,353 2,469 73,493 73,867

Employment-population ratio

30.4 33.0 78.6 78.8

Unemployed

270 262 3,421 2,976

Unemployment rate

10.3 9.6 4.4 3.9

Not in labor force

5,106 4,760 16,629 16,927

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,313 2,321 68,243 68,900

Participation rate

28.4 29.9 70.8 71.2

Employed

2,052 2,109 65,477 66,365

Employment-population ratio

25.2 27.2 67.9 68.6

Unemployed

261 212 2,766 2,535

Unemployment rate

11.3 9.1 4.1 3.7

Not in labor force

5,833 5,437 28,205 27,838

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

1,087 1,170 8,272 8,502

Participation rate

7.6 8.0 24.1 24.0

Employed

1,018 1,115 7,992 8,255

Employment-population ratio

7.1 7.6 23.2 23.3

Unemployed

69 55 280 247

Unemployment rate

6.3 4.7 3.4 2.9

Not in labor force

13,208 13,548 26,108 26,972

NOTE: A person with a disability has at least one of the following conditions: is deaf or has serious difficulty hearing; is blind or has serious difficulty seeing even when wearing glasses; has serious difficulty concentrating, remembering, or making decisions because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition; has serious difficulty walking or climbing stairs; has difficulty dressing or bathing; or has difficulty doing errands alone such as visiting a doctor's office or shopping because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: December 08, 2017