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
Mar.
2018
Feb.
2019
Mar.
2019
Mar.
2018
Nov.
2018
Dec.
2018
Jan.
2019
Feb.
2019
Mar.
2019

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

6,486 6,235 6,211 4.0 3.7 3.9 4.0 3.8 3.8

16 to 19 years

793 776 748 13.4 12.0 12.5 12.9 13.4 12.8

16 to 17 years

328 335 254 14.9 13.2 13.8 14.4 16.0 12.6

18 to 19 years

464 453 486 12.4 11.5 12.1 12.2 12.2 12.7

20 years and over

5,693 5,459 5,463 3.7 3.4 3.5 3.7 3.5 3.5

20 to 24 years

1,023 1,090 1,095 6.7 6.6 7.2 7.6 7.2 7.2

25 years and over

4,699 4,372 4,359 3.3 3.0 3.1 3.3 3.1 3.1

25 to 54 years

3,556 3,331 3,373 3.4 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.2 3.2

25 to 34 years

1,520 1,495 1,487 4.1 3.7 3.9 3.9 4.0 4.0

35 to 44 years

1,064 886 930 3.2 2.9 2.8 2.9 2.6 2.8

45 to 54 years

971 950 955 2.9 2.6 2.9 2.9 2.9 2.9

55 years and over

1,166 1,029 1,012 3.2 2.9 2.9 3.2 2.7 2.7

Men, 16 years and over

3,506 3,343 3,408 4.1 3.6 3.9 4.1 3.9 3.9

16 to 19 years

447 423 398 15.1 12.3 13.7 14.1 15.1 13.9

16 to 17 years

174 189 116 16.7 14.8 14.9 15.6 18.0 11.7

18 to 19 years

274 251 274 14.3 11.1 13.7 13.1 14.0 14.7

20 years and over

3,059 2,920 3,009 3.7 3.3 3.6 3.7 3.5 3.6

20 to 24 years

599 589 690 7.4 7.3 7.8 8.4 7.6 8.8

25 years and over

2,466 2,333 2,327 3.3 2.9 3.1 3.3 3.1 3.1

25 to 54 years

1,849 1,762 1,765 3.3 2.9 3.2 3.3 3.2 3.2

25 to 34 years

810 767 750 4.1 3.3 3.7 4.0 3.9 3.7

35 to 44 years

536 479 505 3.0 2.9 2.8 2.9 2.6 2.8

45 to 54 years

503 515 510 2.9 2.6 3.0 2.9 3.0 2.9

55 years and over

617 571 562 3.1 2.9 3.0 3.3 2.8 2.8

Women, 16 years and over

2,980 2,892 2,803 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.9 3.8 3.7

16 to 19 years

346 352 350 11.7 11.7 11.3 11.7 11.8 11.7

16 to 17 years

153 146 137 13.3 11.9 12.9 13.3 14.0 13.5

18 to 19 years

190 203 212 10.5 12.0 10.5 11.2 10.6 10.7

20 years and over

2,634 2,540 2,453 3.6 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.4 3.3

20 to 24 years

425 501 404 5.8 5.8 6.5 6.7 6.8 5.5

25 years and over

2,233 2,040 2,032 3.4 3.2 3.1 3.2 3.1 3.1

25 to 54 years

1,707 1,570 1,608 3.5 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.2 3.3

25 to 34 years

710 728 737 4.2 4.1 4.2 3.9 4.2 4.3

35 to 44 years

529 407 426 3.4 2.9 2.7 2.9 2.6 2.7

45 to 54 years

468 435 445 3.0 2.7 2.8 3.0 2.8 2.8

55 years and over

550 461 463 3.2 2.8 2.8 2.9 2.6 2.6

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

988 907 912 2.1 2.0 2.1 2.1 1.9 1.9

Married women, spouse present(1)

951 866 892 2.6 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.3 2.4

Women who maintain families(2)

569 496 479 5.6 5.4 4.5 5.4 4.9 4.7

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(3)

5,228 5,087 5,026 3.9 3.5 3.7 4.0 3.8 3.7

Part-time workers(4)

1,302 1,135 1,224 4.5 4.5 4.8 4.2 4.1 4.3

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: April 05, 2019