Table A-10. Selected unemployment indicators, seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-10. Selected unemployment indicators, seasonally adjusted
Characteristic Number of
unemployed persons
(in thousands)
Unemployment rates
Apr.
2017
Mar.
2018
Apr.
2018
Apr.
2017
Dec.
2017
Jan.
2018
Feb.
2018
Mar.
2018
Apr.
2018

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

7,021 6,585 6,346 4.4 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.1 3.9

16 to 19 years

879 803 752 14.7 13.6 13.9 14.4 13.5 12.9

16 to 17 years

374 332 294 16.6 15.2 15.0 15.5 14.9 13.8

18 to 19 years

493 469 473 13.2 13.2 13.3 13.7 12.6 12.7

20 years and over

6,141 5,782 5,594 4.0 3.7 3.8 3.7 3.7 3.6

20 to 24 years

1,122 1,018 1,018 7.3 7.1 7.4 6.8 6.6 6.7

25 years and over

5,030 4,769 4,613 3.6 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.3

25 to 54 years

3,910 3,591 3,543 3.8 3.4 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.4

25 to 34 years

1,594 1,541 1,627 4.4 4.5 4.3 4.4 4.2 4.4

35 to 44 years

1,182 1,065 995 3.6 3.0 3.1 3.1 3.2 3.0

45 to 54 years

1,135 985 921 3.4 2.7 3.0 2.9 2.9 2.8

55 years and over

1,157 1,176 1,105 3.2 3.3 3.0 3.2 3.2 3.0

Men, 16 years and over

3,718 3,539 3,541 4.4 4.1 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.1

16 to 19 years

503 452 453 16.4 14.8 14.5 16.4 15.2 15.3

16 to 17 years

178 171 178 15.9 15.7 13.0 17.1 16.1 17.2

18 to 19 years

324 277 283 16.6 15.0 14.9 16.1 14.5 14.6

20 years and over

3,215 3,087 3,088 3.9 3.8 3.9 3.7 3.7 3.7

20 to 24 years

669 600 605 8.4 7.9 8.2 7.6 7.5 7.7

25 years and over

2,555 2,483 2,506 3.4 3.3 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.3

25 to 54 years

1,938 1,863 1,869 3.5 3.3 3.4 3.2 3.4 3.4

25 to 34 years

838 811 911 4.4 4.3 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.6

35 to 44 years

601 538 482 3.4 2.6 3.1 2.7 3.0 2.7

45 to 54 years

499 514 476 2.8 2.8 3.1 2.8 2.9 2.7

55 years and over

617 620 637 3.2 3.4 3.3 3.5 3.2 3.2

Women, 16 years and over

3,303 3,046 2,805 4.4 4.0 4.0 4.1 4.0 3.7

16 to 19 years

376 351 299 12.9 12.3 13.4 12.5 11.8 10.4

16 to 17 years

195 161 116 17.3 14.7 16.7 14.0 13.8 10.6

18 to 19 years

169 192 191 9.5 11.3 11.7 11.4 10.6 10.6

20 years and over

2,927 2,695 2,506 4.1 3.7 3.6 3.8 3.7 3.5

20 to 24 years

453 419 413 6.1 6.2 6.5 6.0 5.7 5.7

25 years and over

2,475 2,286 2,107 3.8 3.5 3.3 3.5 3.5 3.2

25 to 54 years

1,972 1,729 1,673 4.1 3.6 3.6 3.8 3.6 3.5

25 to 34 years

755 731 716 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.7 4.3 4.2

35 to 44 years

581 527 513 3.8 3.4 3.1 3.5 3.4 3.3

45 to 54 years

636 471 445 4.0 2.6 2.8 3.0 3.0 2.8

55 years and over

546 542 483 3.2 3.2 2.5 2.8 3.2 2.8

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

1,134 1,006 997 2.4 2.2 2.3 2.1 2.1 2.1

Married women, spouse present(1)

1,017 957 903 2.8 2.6 2.4 2.7 2.6 2.4

Women who maintain families(2)

615 569 548 6.0 5.3 6.5 6.2 5.6 5.5

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(3)

5,628 5,271 5,193 4.3 4.0 4.0 4.1 4.0 3.9

Part-time workers(4)

1,417 1,303 1,200 5.0 4.5 4.7 4.5 4.5 4.2

Footnotes
(1) Refers to persons in opposite-sex couples only.
(2) Data are not seasonally adjusted. Refers to female householders residing with one or more family members, but not an opposite-sex spouse.
(3) Full-time workers are unemployed persons who have expressed a desire to work full time (35 hours or more per week) or are on layoff from full-time jobs.
(4) Part-time workers are unemployed persons who have expressed a desire to work part time (less than 35 hours per week) or are on layoff from part-time jobs.

NOTE: Detail for the seasonally adjusted data shown in this table will not necessarily add to totals because of the independent seasonal adjustment of the various series. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: May 04, 2018