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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
Sept.
2018
Sept.
2019
Sept.
2018
Sept.
2019

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

30,254 30,105 228,036 229,533

Civilian labor force

6,489 6,193 155,469 157,751

Participation rate

21.4 20.6 68.2 68.7

Employed

6,018 5,817 150,173 152,661

Employment-population ratio

19.9 19.3 65.9 66.5

Unemployed

470 376 5,296 5,089

Unemployment rate

7.3 6.1 3.4 3.2

Not in labor force

23,765 23,912 72,567 71,782

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,793 2,632 77,334 78,114

Participation rate

36.4 35.4 82.2 82.9

Employed

2,589 2,458 74,717 75,564

Employment-population ratio

33.7 33.0 79.4 80.2

Unemployed

204 174 2,617 2,549

Unemployment rate

7.3 6.6 3.4 3.3

Not in labor force

4,882 4,805 16,772 16,089

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,488 2,419 69,058 69,975

Participation rate

31.8 32.0 71.2 72.1

Employed

2,275 2,256 66,677 67,657

Employment-population ratio

29.1 29.8 68.7 69.7

Unemployed

213 163 2,381 2,318

Unemployment rate

8.6 6.7 3.4 3.3

Not in labor force

5,335 5,139 27,989 27,104

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

1,208 1,142 9,077 9,662

Participation rate

8.2 7.6 24.6 25.3

Employed

1,154 1,104 8,779 9,440

Employment-population ratio

7.8 7.3 23.8 24.7

Unemployed

54 38 298 222

Unemployment rate

4.4 3.4 3.3 2.3

Not in labor force

13,547 13,969 27,806 28,588

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: October 04, 2019