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
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2017
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2017
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2017

Total, 16 years and over(1)

150,738 152,628 8,116 7,284 5.1 4.6

Management, professional, and related occupations

60,080 61,156 1,477 1,265 2.4 2.0

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

25,220 25,418 642 622 2.5 2.4

Professional and related occupations

34,860 35,738 835 644 2.3 1.8

Service occupations

25,643 26,358 1,797 1,597 6.5 5.7

Sales and office occupations

33,445 33,385 1,710 1,444 4.9 4.1

Sales and related occupations

15,963 15,858 726 640 4.4 3.9

Office and administrative support occupations

17,482 17,527 983 803 5.3 4.4

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,482 13,877 1,237 1,156 8.4 7.7

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,043 1,186 153 131 12.8 9.9

Construction and extraction occupations

7,564 7,548 807 831 9.6 9.9

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,875 5,142 277 194 5.4 3.6

Production, transportation, and material moving
occupations

18,088 17,852 1,169 1,099 6.1 5.8

Production occupations

8,864 8,378 558 472 5.9 5.3

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,224 9,474 611 627 6.2 6.2

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.

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Last Modified Date: April 07, 2017