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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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Labor force status flows by sex, April 2021 [Numbers in thousands]
Status in previous month Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
Status in current month Total Status in current month Total
Employed Unemployed Not in
labor force
Other
outflows(1)
Employed Unemployed Not in
labor force
Other
outflows(1)

Total, 16 years and over

Employed

144,234 1,825 4,375 59 150,493 144,159 2,076 4,554 58 150,848

Unemployed

2,597 5,254 2,050 4 9,905 2,284 5,433 1,990 4 9,710

Not in labor force

4,303 2,120 93,962 221 100,606 4,703 2,276 93,246 220 100,445

Other inflows(2)

26 21 336 - 383 30 26 325 - 381

Total

151,160 9,220 100,723 284 - 151,176 9,812 100,115 282 -

Men, 16 years and over

Employed

76,296 1,033 1,811 48 79,188 76,523 1,139 1,972 47 79,681

Unemployed

1,528 3,007 1,002 3 5,540 1,203 3,060 970 3 5,236

Not in labor force

2,132 1,086 38,206 114 41,538 2,280 1,169 37,786 113 41,349

Other inflows(2)

10 20 185 - 215 10 26 177 - 213

Total

79,965 5,146 41,204 165 - 80,017 5,394 40,905 164 -

Women, 16 years and over

Employed

67,938 792 2,564 11 71,305 67,636 938 2,582 11 71,167

Unemployed

1,069 2,247 1,048 1 4,365 1,081 2,372 1,019 1 4,474

Not in labor force

2,171 1,034 55,756 107 59,067 2,423 1,107 55,460 107 59,096

Other inflows(2)

16 1 151 - 169 19 1 148 - 169

Total

71,195 4,073 59,519 118 - 71,159 4,418 59,210 118 -

Footnotes
(1) Includes estimated deaths and adjustments to estimated population totals.
(2) Includes persons just turning 16 and adjustments to estimated population totals.

- Data not defined. For example, the cell at the intersection of "Other inflows" and "Other outflows" is not defined because one cannot simultaneously be classified as both.
SOURCE: Research series from the Current Population Survey, Bureau of Labor Statistics.

 

Last Modified Date: May 07, 2021