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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
Oct.
2021
Sept.
2022
Oct.
2022
Oct.
2021
June
2022
July
2022
Aug.
2022
Sept.
2022
Oct.
2022

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

7,375 5,753 6,059 4.6 3.6 3.5 3.7 3.5 3.7

16 to 19 years

697 713 691 11.7 11.0 11.5 10.4 11.4 11.0

16 to 17 years

223 294 240 10.1 11.2 10.3 9.7 12.4 9.9

18 to 19 years

475 424 456 12.6 10.2 12.1 10.9 10.9 11.9

20 years and over

6,679 5,040 5,368 4.3 3.3 3.1 3.4 3.2 3.4

20 to 24 years

1,071 1,030 1,020 7.2 6.8 6.4 6.9 7.0 6.9

25 years and over

5,579 3,980 4,319 4.0 3.0 2.8 3.0 2.8 3.0

25 to 54 years

4,266 3,074 3,386 4.1 3.0 2.9 3.1 2.9 3.2

25 to 34 years

1,763 1,313 1,457 4.8 3.4 3.5 3.7 3.6 4.0

35 to 44 years

1,311 1,072 1,025 3.8 3.2 2.7 2.9 3.0 2.9

45 to 54 years

1,192 689 904 3.7 2.4 2.4 2.7 2.1 2.8

55 years and over

1,363 926 962 3.6 2.7 2.5 2.7 2.4 2.5

Men, 16 years and over

3,900 3,124 3,218 4.5 3.6 3.5 3.8 3.6 3.7

16 to 19 years

361 341 384 11.9 11.2 11.5 11.2 11.2 12.1

16 to 17 years

106 145 138 9.8 11.2 8.7 11.5 13.2 11.8

18 to 19 years

257 200 254 13.2 9.8 12.8 11.2 10.3 12.7

20 years and over

3,539 2,783 2,834 4.3 3.3 3.2 3.5 3.3 3.3

20 to 24 years

620 606 550 8.2 7.6 7.3 8.1 7.9 7.1

25 years and over

2,912 2,165 2,271 3.9 2.9 2.8 3.0 2.8 3.0

25 to 54 years

2,214 1,675 1,771 4.0 2.9 2.9 3.1 3.0 3.2

25 to 34 years

995 706 769 5.0 3.5 3.3 3.7 3.6 3.9

35 to 44 years

676 564 502 3.7 2.9 2.9 3.0 2.9 2.6

45 to 54 years

543 405 500 3.2 2.3 2.5 2.7 2.3 2.9

55 years and over

699 490 501 3.5 2.8 2.5 2.7 2.3 2.4

Women, 16 years and over

3,475 2,629 2,841 4.6 3.6 3.4 3.5 3.4 3.7

16 to 19 years

336 372 307 11.4 10.8 11.4 9.6 11.5 9.8

16 to 17 years

117 149 102 10.4 11.1 11.6 8.2 11.6 8.1

18 to 19 years

218 224 202 12.0 10.6 11.3 10.5 11.6 11.0

20 years and over

3,139 2,258 2,534 4.3 3.3 3.1 3.3 3.1 3.4

20 to 24 years

452 424 470 6.3 6.0 5.4 5.7 5.9 6.6

25 years and over

2,667 1,815 2,047 4.1 3.1 2.8 3.0 2.7 3.1

25 to 54 years

2,052 1,399 1,615 4.3 3.2 2.9 3.1 2.9 3.3

25 to 34 years

768 607 688 4.5 3.4 3.6 3.8 3.5 4.0

35 to 44 years

635 507 523 4.0 3.6 2.6 2.8 3.1 3.2

45 to 54 years

649 284 404 4.3 2.6 2.4 2.7 1.8 2.6

55 years and over

642 420 446 3.6 2.7 2.3 2.6 2.4 2.5

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

1,120 840 891 2.5 2.0 1.8 2.0 1.8 1.9

Married women, spouse present(1)

1,080 708 801 3.0 2.3 2.1 2.1 1.9 2.2

Women who maintain families(2)

610 488 577 5.9 4.5 4.7 5.1 4.7 5.7

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(3)

6,144 4,751 5,027 4.6 3.5 3.3 3.6 3.5 3.7

Part-time workers(4)

1,269 1,010 1,073 4.7 3.9 4.2 4.1 3.7 3.9

Footnotes
(1) Beginning with data for January 2020, refers to persons in both opposite-sex and same-sex married couples. Prior to January 2020, referred to persons in opposite-sex married couples only.
(2) Data are not seasonally adjusted. Beginning with data for January 2020, refers to female householders residing with one or more family members, but not a spouse of either sex. Prior to January 2020, referred 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.

Last Modified Date: November 04, 2022