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
Jan.
2018
Dec.
2018
Jan.
2019
Jan.
2018
Sept.
2018
Oct.
2018
Nov.
2018
Dec.
2018
Jan.
2019

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

6,641 6,294 6,535 4.1 3.7 3.8 3.7 3.9 4.0

16 to 19 years

827 745 767 13.9 12.6 12.0 12.0 12.5 12.9

16 to 17 years

329 286 282 14.7 13.8 10.6 13.2 13.8 14.4

18 to 19 years

496 476 479 13.3 12.1 12.9 11.5 12.1 12.2

20 years and over

5,814 5,549 5,768 3.7 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.5 3.7

20 to 24 years

1,124 1,074 1,143 7.4 6.9 6.8 6.6 7.2 7.6

25 years and over

4,698 4,454 4,640 3.4 3.0 3.1 3.0 3.1 3.3

25 to 54 years

3,598 3,377 3,425 3.5 3.1 3.1 3.1 3.2 3.3

25 to 34 years

1,564 1,460 1,464 4.3 3.5 3.7 3.7 3.9 3.9

35 to 44 years

1,032 942 984 3.1 2.9 3.0 2.9 2.8 2.9

45 to 54 years

1,002 975 978 3.0 2.7 2.8 2.6 2.9 2.9

55 years and over

1,102 1,090 1,207 3.0 2.8 2.9 2.9 2.9 3.2

Men, 16 years and over

3,632 3,401 3,545 4.2 3.8 3.8 3.6 3.9 4.1

16 to 19 years

436 402 419 14.6 13.3 12.6 12.3 13.7 14.1

16 to 17 years

138 148 149 13.1 14.6 11.1 14.8 14.9 15.6

18 to 19 years

287 269 261 14.9 12.9 13.5 11.1 13.7 13.1

20 years and over

3,196 2,999 3,126 3.9 3.4 3.5 3.3 3.6 3.7

20 to 24 years

645 597 652 8.1 7.4 7.4 7.3 7.8 8.4

25 years and over

2,553 2,375 2,492 3.4 3.0 3.0 2.9 3.1 3.3

25 to 54 years

1,901 1,775 1,818 3.4 3.1 3.2 2.9 3.2 3.3

25 to 34 years

800 730 795 4.1 3.5 3.7 3.3 3.7 4.0

35 to 44 years

549 517 526 3.1 3.0 3.0 2.9 2.8 2.9

45 to 54 years

552 528 497 3.1 2.7 2.7 2.6 3.0 2.9

55 years and over

652 600 673 3.3 2.9 2.6 2.9 3.0 3.3

Women, 16 years and over

3,009 2,894 2,990 4.0 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.8 3.9

16 to 19 years

391 343 347 13.1 11.9 11.4 11.7 11.3 11.7

16 to 17 years

191 138 133 16.1 13.1 10.1 11.9 12.9 13.3

18 to 19 years

208 207 218 11.6 11.3 12.3 12.0 10.5 11.2

20 years and over

2,618 2,550 2,642 3.6 3.3 3.4 3.4 3.5 3.6

20 to 24 years

479 477 491 6.6 6.3 6.1 5.8 6.5 6.7

25 years and over

2,145 2,080 2,148 3.3 2.9 3.1 3.2 3.1 3.2

25 to 54 years

1,697 1,602 1,607 3.5 3.0 3.1 3.3 3.3 3.3

25 to 34 years

764 730 669 4.6 3.5 3.6 4.1 4.2 3.9

35 to 44 years

483 425 458 3.1 2.8 2.9 2.9 2.7 2.9

45 to 54 years

450 447 480 2.9 2.7 2.8 2.7 2.8 3.0

55 years and over

425 501 515 2.5 2.8 3.0 2.8 2.8 2.9

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

1,068 964 992 2.3 1.9 1.9 2.0 2.1 2.1

Married women, spouse present(1)

887 866 912 2.4 2.1 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.4

Women who maintain families(2)

666 453 539 6.5 5.1 5.3 5.4 4.5 5.4

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(3)

5,331 4,951 5,415 4.0 3.5 3.6 3.5 3.7 4.0

Part-time workers(4)

1,339 1,353 1,176 4.7 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.8 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: February 01, 2019