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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
Nov.
2018
Oct.
2019
Nov.
2019
Nov.
2018
July
2019
Aug.
2019
Sept.
2019
Oct.
2019
Nov.
2019

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

6,018 5,855 5,811 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.5 3.6 3.5

16 to 19 years

714 729 718 12.0 12.8 12.6 12.5 12.3 12.0

16 to 17 years

291 299 283 13.2 15.5 12.9 13.1 14.0 12.5

18 to 19 years

430 435 436 11.5 10.9 12.0 12.2 11.3 11.6

20 years and over

5,305 5,126 5,093 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.2 3.2 3.2

20 to 24 years

979 948 970 6.6 6.8 7.0 6.3 6.2 6.4

25 years and over

4,314 4,153 4,124 3.0 3.0 2.9 2.8 2.9 2.9

25 to 54 years

3,218 3,154 3,106 3.1 3.1 3.1 3.0 3.0 3.0

25 to 34 years

1,360 1,399 1,338 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.7 3.6

35 to 44 years

979 901 927 2.9 2.8 2.8 2.6 2.6 2.7

45 to 54 years

879 854 840 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.8 2.6 2.6

55 years and over

1,084 1,004 1,004 2.9 2.7 2.6 2.4 2.6 2.6

Men, 16 years and over

3,136 3,132 3,094 3.6 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.5

16 to 19 years

360 411 408 12.3 13.5 13.6 13.7 13.8 13.4

16 to 17 years

147 150 152 14.8 15.3 14.4 13.1 14.3 14.0

18 to 19 years

214 257 255 11.1 11.8 13.3 14.1 13.2 13.0

20 years and over

2,775 2,721 2,685 3.3 3.4 3.4 3.2 3.2 3.2

20 to 24 years

556 589 564 7.3 7.6 7.9 7.2 7.6 7.3

25 years and over

2,217 2,114 2,132 2.9 2.9 2.9 2.8 2.8 2.8

25 to 54 years

1,631 1,617 1,593 2.9 3.1 3.1 3.0 2.9 2.9

25 to 34 years

655 743 742 3.3 3.7 3.7 3.8 3.7 3.7

35 to 44 years

526 435 467 2.9 2.6 2.6 2.4 2.4 2.5

45 to 54 years

450 439 384 2.6 2.8 2.9 2.8 2.6 2.2

55 years and over

587 497 539 2.9 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.6

Women, 16 years and over

2,883 2,723 2,718 3.8 3.7 3.6 3.4 3.5 3.5

16 to 19 years

353 319 310 11.7 12.1 11.6 11.2 10.7 10.5

16 to 17 years

144 149 132 11.9 15.7 11.6 13.2 13.7 11.1

18 to 19 years

216 178 180 12.0 10.1 10.8 10.1 9.4 10.1

20 years and over

2,529 2,405 2,408 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.1 3.2 3.2

20 to 24 years

423 359 405 5.8 5.9 6.2 5.4 4.8 5.5

25 years and over

2,097 2,039 1,992 3.2 3.1 3.0 2.9 3.0 3.0

25 to 54 years

1,587 1,537 1,513 3.3 3.2 3.1 3.0 3.1 3.1

25 to 34 years

706 656 596 4.1 3.8 3.5 3.3 3.8 3.4

35 to 44 years

453 466 460 2.9 3.0 3.0 2.9 2.9 2.9

45 to 54 years

429 415 457 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.8 2.7 2.9

55 years and over

498 491 472 2.8 2.9 2.8 2.6 2.7 2.6

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

923 818 916 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.7 2.0

Married women, spouse present(1)

871 845 853 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.3

Women who maintain families(2)

558 558 480 5.4 6.0 5.1 4.7 5.4 4.8

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(3)

4,739 4,788 4,763 3.5 3.6 3.5 3.4 3.5 3.5

Part-time workers(4)

1,280 1,067 1,063 4.5 4.3 4.4 3.9 3.8 3.8

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: December 06, 2019