Table A-13. Employed and unemployed persons by occupation, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-13. Employed and unemployed persons by occupation, not seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation Employed Unemployed Unemployment
rates
July
2018
July
2019
July
2018
July
2019
July
2018
July
2019

Total, 16 years and over(1)

157,004 158,385 6,730 6,556 4.1 4.0

Management, professional, and related occupations

61,433 63,394 1,539 1,591 2.4 2.4

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

25,739 26,877 511 492 1.9 1.8

Professional and related occupations

35,694 36,517 1,028 1,099 2.8 2.9

Service occupations

27,887 27,975 1,508 1,319 5.1 4.5

Sales and office occupations

34,025 33,686 1,431 1,274 4.0 3.6

Sales and related occupations

16,023 15,998 662 523 4.0 3.2

Office and administrative support occupations

18,003 17,688 769 751 4.1 4.1

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

15,005 14,705 589 640 3.8 4.2

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,285 1,211 97 61 7.0 4.8

Construction and extraction occupations

8,527 8,545 373 406 4.2 4.5

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

5,193 4,948 119 174 2.2 3.4

Production, transportation, and material moving
occupations

18,654 18,625 850 903 4.4 4.6

Production occupations

8,466 8,415 366 362 4.1 4.1

Transportation and material moving occupations

10,188 10,209 484 541 4.5 5.0

Footnotes
(1) Persons with no previous work experience and persons whose last job was in the U.S. Armed Forces are included in the unemployed total.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

Table of Contents

Last Modified Date: August 02, 2019