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.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017
Nov.
2016
July
2017
Aug.
2017
Sept.
2017
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

7,409 6,520 6,610 4.6 4.3 4.4 4.2 4.1 4.1

16 to 19 years

897 797 931 15.2 13.2 13.6 12.9 13.7 15.9

16 to 17 years

372 334 454 18.1 15.5 14.7 13.6 14.7 19.0

18 to 19 years

551 466 510 14.2 11.6 13.1 12.8 13.1 14.5

20 years and over

6,511 5,723 5,679 4.2 4.0 4.1 3.9 3.7 3.7

20 to 24 years

1,232 1,105 1,092 8.1 7.4 7.1 7.5 7.2 7.2

25 years and over

5,333 4,608 4,622 3.9 3.6 3.8 3.5 3.3 3.3

25 to 54 years

4,053 3,501 3,482 4.0 3.8 4.0 3.6 3.4 3.4

25 to 34 years

1,717 1,602 1,547 4.8 4.6 4.9 4.4 4.4 4.3

35 to 44 years

1,164 1,003 1,027 3.5 3.6 3.4 3.2 3.0 3.1

45 to 54 years

1,172 895 908 3.5 3.2 3.6 3.1 2.7 2.7

55 years and over

1,273 1,128 1,136 3.5 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.1 3.1

Men, 16 years and over

4,034 3,570 3,541 4.8 4.4 4.5 4.3 4.2 4.2

16 to 19 years

548 462 508 18.0 15.2 14.6 15.1 16.0 17.7

16 to 17 years

234 186 235 23.3 17.9 15.0 15.4 17.2 20.8

18 to 19 years

332 286 292 16.1 13.4 14.7 15.2 15.7 16.8

20 years and over

3,486 3,109 3,033 4.3 4.0 4.1 3.9 3.8 3.7

20 to 24 years

724 639 668 9.1 8.0 7.6 8.6 8.0 8.5

25 years and over

2,810 2,468 2,408 3.8 3.6 3.8 3.4 3.3 3.2

25 to 54 years

2,129 1,830 1,752 3.9 3.8 4.0 3.5 3.3 3.2

25 to 34 years

927 849 796 4.8 4.5 5.0 4.3 4.4 4.1

35 to 44 years

616 502 484 3.5 3.5 3.3 2.9 2.8 2.7

45 to 54 years

585 479 471 3.3 3.2 3.5 3.1 2.7 2.7

55 years and over

681 638 656 3.6 2.9 3.2 3.1 3.3 3.3

Women, 16 years and over

3,375 2,950 3,069 4.5 4.3 4.4 4.2 3.9 4.1

16 to 19 years

350 335 424 12.2 11.3 12.7 10.9 11.4 14.1

16 to 17 years

138 148 219 13.1 13.5 14.3 12.1 12.4 17.4

18 to 19 years

218 180 218 12.1 9.7 11.5 10.2 10.4 12.3

20 years and over

3,025 2,615 2,646 4.2 4.0 4.0 3.9 3.6 3.7

20 to 24 years

508 466 424 7.0 6.7 6.6 6.3 6.3 5.9

25 years and over

2,523 2,140 2,214 3.9 3.7 3.8 3.6 3.3 3.4

25 to 54 years

1,924 1,671 1,730 4.0 3.8 4.0 3.7 3.5 3.6

25 to 34 years

790 754 751 4.8 4.6 4.8 4.4 4.5 4.5

35 to 44 years

548 501 542 3.6 3.7 3.6 3.5 3.3 3.5

45 to 54 years

586 416 437 3.7 3.2 3.6 3.1 2.6 2.8

55 years and over

577 496 482 3.4 3.4 3.1 3.3 2.9 2.8

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

1,264 944 953 2.7 2.4 2.6 2.3 2.0 2.0

Married women, spouse present(1)

988 887 837 2.7 2.9 2.8 2.5 2.4 2.3

Women who maintain families(2)

657 578 590 6.2 6.8 7.2 6.5 5.6 5.5

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(3)

6,159 5,230 5,186 4.7 4.3 4.5 4.2 4.0 3.9

Part-time workers(4)

1,305 1,282 1,419 4.5 4.5 4.4 4.3 4.5 5.0

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 08, 2017