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
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2017
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2017

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

29,661 30,611 223,107 223,803

Civilian labor force

5,907 6,252 152,948 153,661

Participation rate

19.9 20.4 68.6 68.7

Employed

5,269 5,589 145,469 147,039

Employment-population ratio

17.8 18.3 65.2 65.7

Unemployed

638 663 7,479 6,621

Unemployment rate

10.8 10.6 4.9 4.3

Not in labor force

23,754 24,359 70,160 70,143

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,561 2,730 76,673 76,681

Participation rate

33.7 34.8 82.2 82.3

Employed

2,233 2,430 72,689 73,011

Employment-population ratio

29.4 30.9 77.9 78.4

Unemployed

328 300 3,984 3,670

Unemployment rate

12.8 11.0 5.2 4.8

Not in labor force

5,039 5,124 16,593 16,474

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,295 2,388 68,062 68,549

Participation rate

28.4 29.8 70.7 71.2

Employed

2,049 2,102 64,842 65,919

Employment-population ratio

25.4 26.3 67.3 68.4

Unemployed

245 286 3,220 2,630

Unemployment rate

10.7 12.0 4.7 3.8

Not in labor force

5,773 5,617 28,248 27,789

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

1,051 1,134 8,212 8,431

Participation rate

7.5 7.7 24.5 24.6

Employed

987 1,057 7,938 8,109

Employment-population ratio

7.0 7.2 23.7 23.6

Unemployed

65 77 275 321

Unemployment rate

6.2 6.8 3.3 3.8

Not in labor force

12,943 13,618 25,318 25,880

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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