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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
Nov.
2020
Nov.
2021
Nov.
2020
Nov.
2021

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

30,169 31,963 230,916 230,066

Civilian labor force

6,163 7,455 154,305 154,644

Participation rate

20.4 23.3 66.8 67.2

Employed

5,407 6,878 144,796 148,919

Employment-population ratio

17.9 21.5 62.7 64.7

Unemployed

755 577 9,509 5,725

Unemployment rate

12.3 7.7 6.2 3.7

Not in labor force

24,006 24,508 76,611 75,422

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,740 3,103 76,194 76,582

Participation rate

35.3 39.5 81.4 82.1

Employed

2,380 2,832 71,246 73,727

Employment-population ratio

30.7 36.1 76.1 79.0

Unemployed

359 271 4,948 2,855

Unemployment rate

13.1 8.7 6.5 3.7

Not in labor force

5,021 4,752 17,450 16,724

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,350 2,929 68,384 68,506

Participation rate

31.8 35.9 70.5 71.5

Employed

2,029 2,710 64,343 65,898

Employment-population ratio

27.5 33.3 66.4 68.8

Unemployed

321 219 4,042 2,607

Unemployment rate

13.7 7.5 5.9 3.8

Not in labor force

5,030 5,221 28,579 27,304

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

1,073 1,422 9,726 9,556

Participation rate

7.1 8.9 24.1 23.3

Employed

998 1,336 9,207 9,293

Employment-population ratio

6.6 8.4 22.8 22.7

Unemployed

75 87 519 263

Unemployment rate

7.0 6.1 5.3 2.8

Not in labor force

13,956 14,534 30,582 31,394

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: December 06, 2021