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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
Jan.
2023
Jan.
2024
Jan.
2023
Jan.
2024

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

32,585 33,366 233,376 234,174

Civilian labor force

7,847 8,164 157,223 158,263

Participation rate

24.1 24.5 67.4 67.6

Employed

7,292 7,628 151,399 152,021

Employment-population ratio

22.4 22.9 64.9 64.9

Unemployed

554 536 5,824 6,242

Unemployment rate

7.1 6.6 3.7 3.9

Not in labor force

24,739 25,202 76,153 75,911

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

3,206 3,314 78,534 78,576

Participation rate

40.5 41.2 81.8 82.2

Employed

2,970 3,104 75,225 74,999

Employment-population ratio

37.5 38.6 78.3 78.5

Unemployed

236 211 3,309 3,578

Unemployment rate

7.4 6.4 4.2 4.6

Not in labor force

4,716 4,726 17,513 16,986

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

3,212 3,436 69,128 69,838

Participation rate

38.8 39.8 71.9 72.4

Employed

2,969 3,205 66,863 67,527

Employment-population ratio

35.9 37.1 69.5 70.1

Unemployed

243 231 2,265 2,311

Unemployment rate

7.6 6.7 3.3 3.3

Not in labor force

5,066 5,197 27,040 26,558

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

1,428 1,414 9,561 9,849

Participation rate

8.7 8.5 23.2 23.3

Employed

1,353 1,319 9,311 9,496

Employment-population ratio

8.3 7.9 22.6 22.5

Unemployed

75 94 250 353

Unemployment rate

5.2 6.7 2.6 3.6

Not in labor force

14,957 15,279 31,599 32,367

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.

Last Modified Date: February 02, 2024