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Table 1. Work experience of the population during the year by sex and extent of employment, 2018-2019

Table 1. Work experience of the population during the year by sex and extent of employment, 2018-2019 [Numbers in thousands]
Extent of employment Total Men Women
2018 2019 2018 2019 2018 2019

NUMBER OF EMPLOYED

Civilian noninstitutional population

258,527 259,757 125,027 125,638 133,500 134,119

Total who worked or looked for work

168,617 170,663 88,364 89,200 80,253 81,463

Percent of the population

65.2 65.7 70.7 71.0 60.1 60.7

Total who worked during the year(1)

166,402 168,632 87,163 88,074 79,239 80,558

Percent of the population

64.4 64.9 69.7 70.1 59.4 60.1

Full time(2)

134,458 136,229 75,541 75,882 58,917 60,347

50 to 52 weeks

117,172 118,324 66,451 66,364 50,721 51,960

48 to 49 weeks

1,876 2,011 1,058 1,136 818 874

40 to 47 weeks

5,166 5,175 2,618 2,771 2,548 2,404

27 to 39 weeks

3,689 3,649 1,939 1,961 1,750 1,687

14 to 26 weeks

3,994 4,181 2,096 2,163 1,898 2,019

1 to 13 weeks

2,561 2,889 1,379 1,486 1,181 1,403

Part time(3)

31,944 32,404 11,622 12,192 20,323 20,212

50 to 52 weeks

17,363 17,236 6,000 6,165 11,364 11,072

48 to 49 weeks

831 821 302 285 529 536

40 to 47 weeks

2,834 2,795 970 1,038 1,864 1,758

27 to 39 weeks

2,709 2,774 997 1,100 1,711 1,674

14 to 26 weeks

4,286 4,576 1,701 1,823 2,585 2,753

1 to 13 weeks

3,920 4,200 1,651 1,781 2,269 2,419

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Total who worked during the year(1)

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Full time(2)

80.8 80.8 86.7 86.2 74.4 74.9

50 to 52 weeks

70.4 70.2 76.2 75.4 64.0 64.5

48 to 49 weeks

1.1 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.0 1.1

40 to 47 weeks

3.1 3.1 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.0

27 to 39 weeks

2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.1

14 to 26 weeks

2.4 2.5 2.4 2.5 2.4 2.5

1 to 13 weeks

1.5 1.7 1.6 1.7 1.5 1.7

Part time(3)

19.2 19.2 13.3 13.8 25.6 25.1

50 to 52 weeks

10.4 10.2 6.9 7.0 14.3 13.7

48 to 49 weeks

0.5 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.7

40 to 47 weeks

1.7 1.7 1.1 1.2 2.4 2.2

27 to 39 weeks

1.6 1.6 1.1 1.2 2.2 2.1

14 to 26 weeks

2.6 2.7 2.0 2.1 3.3 3.4

1 to 13 weeks

2.4 2.5 1.9 2.0 2.9 3.0

(1) Time worked includes paid vacation and sick leave.
(2) Usually worked 35 hours or more per week.
(3) Usually worked 1 to 34 hours per week.

NOTE: Data refer to persons 16 years and over. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000).

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Last Modified Date: December 09, 2020