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
June
2016
June
2017
June
2016
June
2017
June
2016
June
2017

Total, 16 years and over(1)

151,990 154,086 8,144 7,250 5.1 4.5

Management, professional, and related occupations

59,181 60,705 1,712 1,440 2.8 2.3

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

25,354 25,328 646 504 2.5 1.9

Professional and related occupations

33,827 35,377 1,067 936 3.1 2.6

Service occupations

27,618 27,387 1,658 1,540 5.7 5.3

Sales and office occupations

33,391 33,531 1,550 1,503 4.4 4.3

Sales and related occupations

16,040 15,808 820 797 4.9 4.8

Office and administrative support occupations

17,351 17,723 730 706 4.0 3.8

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

14,277 14,426 832 747 5.5 4.9

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

1,254 1,264 151 95 10.8 7.0

Construction and extraction occupations

8,240 8,282 462 459 5.3 5.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,783 4,880 218 192 4.4 3.8

Production, transportation, and material moving
occupations

17,524 18,038 1,091 1,027 5.9 5.4

Production occupations

8,470 8,702 439 466 4.9 5.1

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,054 9,336 652 560 6.7 5.7

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: July 07, 2017