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
2017
June
2018
July
2018
July
2017
Mar.
2018
Apr.
2018
May
2018
June
2018
July
2018

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

6,956 6,564 6,280 4.3 4.1 3.9 3.8 4.0 3.9

16 to 19 years

778 743 775 13.3 13.5 12.9 12.8 12.6 13.1

16 to 17 years

334 303 285 15.5 14.9 13.8 14.8 14.4 13.6

18 to 19 years

404 430 473 11.1 12.6 12.7 12.2 11.4 12.5

20 years and over

6,178 5,821 5,505 4.0 3.7 3.6 3.4 3.7 3.5

20 to 24 years

1,129 1,123 1,048 7.4 6.6 6.7 7.1 7.4 6.9

25 years and over

5,051 4,665 4,460 3.6 3.4 3.3 3.0 3.3 3.2

25 to 54 years

3,896 3,448 3,286 3.8 3.5 3.4 3.1 3.3 3.2

25 to 34 years

1,642 1,424 1,294 4.5 4.2 4.4 3.8 3.9 3.5

35 to 44 years

1,182 1,038 1,033 3.6 3.2 3.0 2.8 3.1 3.1

45 to 54 years

1,072 986 960 3.2 2.9 2.8 2.7 3.0 2.9

55 years and over

1,161 1,168 1,157 3.2 3.2 3.0 2.8 3.1 3.1

Men, 16 years and over

3,706 3,534 3,266 4.4 4.1 4.1 3.9 4.1 3.8

16 to 19 years

440 432 449 15.4 15.2 15.3 16.0 14.7 15.5

16 to 17 years

175 169 156 18.0 16.1 17.2 18.0 16.5 16.1

18 to 19 years

231 251 276 12.4 14.5 14.6 15.1 13.2 14.5

20 years and over

3,266 3,102 2,818 4.0 3.7 3.7 3.5 3.7 3.4

20 to 24 years

634 640 575 7.9 7.5 7.7 7.9 8.2 7.4

25 years and over

2,637 2,442 2,250 3.6 3.3 3.3 3.1 3.2 3.0

25 to 54 years

2,060 1,797 1,637 3.8 3.4 3.4 3.1 3.2 3.0

25 to 34 years

869 749 687 4.5 4.1 4.6 3.8 3.8 3.5

35 to 44 years

627 527 467 3.5 3.0 2.7 2.7 2.9 2.6

45 to 54 years

565 522 484 3.2 2.9 2.7 2.8 3.0 2.8

55 years and over

577 644 613 3.0 3.2 3.2 3.0 3.2 3.1

Women, 16 years and over

3,250 3,030 3,013 4.3 4.0 3.7 3.6 4.0 3.9

16 to 19 years

338 310 327 11.4 11.8 10.4 9.6 10.5 10.9

16 to 17 years

159 134 129 13.5 13.8 10.6 11.6 12.4 11.4

18 to 19 years

172 179 197 9.6 10.6 10.6 9.2 9.5 10.5

20 years and over

2,912 2,720 2,687 4.0 3.7 3.5 3.3 3.7 3.7

20 to 24 years

495 483 473 6.7 5.7 5.7 6.2 6.6 6.3

25 years and over

2,415 2,224 2,210 3.7 3.5 3.2 3.0 3.4 3.4

25 to 54 years

1,836 1,651 1,649 3.8 3.6 3.5 3.2 3.4 3.4

25 to 34 years

773 675 607 4.6 4.3 4.2 3.9 4.0 3.6

35 to 44 years

555 511 566 3.6 3.4 3.3 3.0 3.3 3.6

45 to 54 years

507 464 476 3.2 3.0 2.8 2.6 2.9 3.0

55 years and over

565 519 529 3.3 3.2 2.8 2.7 3.0 3.0

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

1,100 968 931 2.4 2.1 2.1 1.9 2.1 2.0

Married women, spouse present(1)

1,047 940 939 2.8 2.6 2.4 2.3 2.5 2.5

Women who maintain families(2)

703 573 588 6.8 5.6 5.5 4.7 5.5 5.6

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(3)

5,678 5,306 5,058 4.3 4.0 3.9 3.7 4.0 3.8

Part-time workers(4)

1,288 1,222 1,242 4.5 4.5 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.4

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.

Table of Contents

Last Modified Date: August 03, 2018