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
July
2016
June
2017
July
2017
July
2016
Mar.
2017
Apr.
2017
May
2017
June
2017
July
2017

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

7,749 6,977 6,981 4.9 4.5 4.4 4.3 4.4 4.3

16 to 19 years

920 801 775 15.6 13.7 14.7 14.3 13.3 13.2

16 to 17 years

326 312 332 15.3 17.4 16.8 13.1 13.9 15.5

18 to 19 years

590 498 428 15.7 11.2 12.5 14.6 13.2 11.6

20 years and over

6,829 6,175 6,205 4.5 4.1 4.0 3.9 4.0 4.0

20 to 24 years

1,347 1,130 1,133 8.9 7.3 7.3 6.7 7.5 7.4

25 years and over

5,472 5,078 5,078 4.0 3.8 3.6 3.6 3.7 3.6

25 to 54 years

4,140 3,902 3,914 4.1 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.8

25 to 34 years

1,789 1,575 1,652 5.0 4.5 4.4 4.9 4.4 4.6

35 to 44 years

1,151 1,113 1,184 3.5 3.9 3.6 3.3 3.4 3.6

45 to 54 years

1,200 1,214 1,078 3.5 3.2 3.4 3.2 3.6 3.2

55 years and over

1,324 1,160 1,162 3.7 3.4 3.2 3.1 3.2 3.2

Men, 16 years and over

4,274 3,702 3,715 5.0 4.6 4.4 4.2 4.4 4.4

16 to 19 years

499 434 437 16.6 14.8 16.3 15.7 14.4 15.2

16 to 17 years

154 151 174 15.1 17.7 15.9 13.7 14.4 17.9

18 to 19 years

342 292 254 17.3 12.8 15.3 16.4 14.8 13.4

20 years and over

3,775 3,268 3,278 4.6 4.3 4.0 3.8 4.0 4.0

20 to 24 years

791 666 642 10.0 8.5 8.4 7.9 8.4 8.0

25 years and over

2,980 2,607 2,634 4.0 3.8 3.5 3.4 3.5 3.6

25 to 54 years

2,239 2,024 2,068 4.1 3.9 3.6 3.6 3.7 3.8

25 to 34 years

961 868 871 5.0 4.8 4.4 4.6 4.5 4.5

35 to 44 years

618 560 624 3.5 3.8 3.4 3.0 3.2 3.5

45 to 54 years

660 596 573 3.7 3.1 2.8 3.0 3.4 3.2

55 years and over

741 583 566 3.8 3.4 3.2 2.9 3.0 2.9

Women, 16 years and over

3,475 3,274 3,265 4.7 4.3 4.4 4.3 4.4 4.3

16 to 19 years

421 367 338 14.6 12.6 13.1 12.8 12.2 11.3

16 to 17 years

172 162 158 15.5 17.0 17.6 12.6 13.5 13.5

18 to 19 years

248 206 174 13.9 9.6 9.5 12.6 11.3 9.7

20 years and over

3,054 2,907 2,927 4.3 4.0 4.1 4.0 4.0 4.0

20 to 24 years

557 464 491 7.6 6.0 6.1 5.3 6.4 6.7

25 years and over

2,492 2,471 2,444 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.9 3.8 3.7

25 to 54 years

1,901 1,878 1,846 4.0 3.9 4.1 4.1 3.9 3.8

25 to 34 years

829 707 781 5.0 4.2 4.4 5.1 4.2 4.6

35 to 44 years

533 553 560 3.5 4.1 3.9 3.7 3.6 3.7

45 to 54 years

540 618 505 3.4 3.4 4.0 3.5 3.9 3.2

55 years and over

564 581 578 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.4 3.4 3.4

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

1,232 1,052 1,110 2.6 2.6 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.4

Married women, spouse present(1)

1,101 1,030 1,060 3.0 2.8 2.8 2.5 2.8 2.9

Women who maintain families(2)

765 703 703 7.2 5.5 6.0 6.8 6.9 6.8

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(3)

6,333 5,775 5,717 4.9 4.4 4.3 4.2 4.4 4.3

Part-time workers(4)

1,439 1,194 1,291 5.0 4.9 5.0 4.8 4.2 4.5

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: August 04, 2017