HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-4. Employed and unemployed full- and part-time workers by sex and age, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Full- and part-time status,
sex, and age
2014 2015 2016 2017
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st

EMPLOYED

Full-time workers

117,731 118,523 118,832 119,828 120,771 121,153 121,797 122,293 123,279 123,370 124,132 124,217 125,081

Men, 16 years and over

67,182 67,761 67,932 68,458 68,875 69,039 69,565 69,918 70,292 70,417 70,726 70,819 71,214

Men, 20 years and over

66,524 67,042 67,201 67,617 68,125 68,315 68,842 69,072 69,596 69,574 69,835 69,981 70,406

Women, 16 years and over

50,509 50,727 50,898 51,419 51,809 52,097 52,233 52,424 52,925 52,969 53,438 53,444 53,781

Women, 20 years and over

50,063 50,213 50,468 50,938 51,287 51,592 51,672 51,891 52,379 52,399 52,851 52,836 53,255

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

1,144 1,268 1,163 1,273 1,359 1,246 1,282 1,331 1,304 1,397 1,446 1,400 1,420

Part-time workers

27,499 27,441 27,775 27,650 27,339 27,579 27,120 27,321 27,669 27,700 27,496 27,840 27,521

Men, 16 years and over

9,767 9,618 10,105 9,987 9,877 10,054 9,661 9,538 9,971 10,040 9,947 10,062 9,826

Men, 20 years and over

8,356 8,181 8,582 8,419 8,337 8,446 8,021 7,959 8,285 8,422 8,285 8,371 8,139

Women, 16 years and over

17,746 17,799 17,698 17,655 17,455 17,510 17,496 17,776 17,674 17,640 17,589 17,775 17,661

Women, 20 years and over

15,929 16,007 15,789 15,735 15,609 15,623 15,696 15,909 15,747 15,770 15,661 15,885 15,707

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

3,214 3,253 3,404 3,496 3,392 3,509 3,402 3,453 3,637 3,509 3,551 3,583 3,675

UNEMPLOYED

Looking for full-time work

8,778 8,050 7,882 7,464 7,313 6,991 6,656 6,568 6,449 6,346 6,407 6,179 6,006

Men, 16 years and over

4,947 4,575 4,375 4,115 4,177 3,965 3,698 3,680 3,610 3,598 3,664 3,559 3,419

Men, 20 years and over

4,564 4,260 4,071 3,821 3,837 3,653 3,441 3,411 3,339 3,324 3,391 3,265 3,176

Women, 16 years and over

3,828 3,505 3,480 3,341 3,135 3,056 2,933 2,876 2,859 2,766 2,720 2,613 2,630

Women, 20 years and over

3,594 3,257 3,267 3,125 2,907 2,822 2,733 2,675 2,663 2,561 2,545 2,442 2,439

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

621 533 544 519 569 516 481 481 448 461 472 472 391

Looking for part-time work

1,566 1,571 1,634 1,463 1,410 1,464 1,390 1,361 1,422 1,360 1,434 1,402 1,427

Men, 16 years and over

684 675 691 644 599 626 572 608 594 543 588 593 612

Men, 20 years and over

394 399 393 387 356 370 358 374 341 327 365 349 366

Women, 16 years and over

899 891 936 818 824 837 808 754 835 818 838 810 815

Women, 20 years and over

625 616 656 556 587 613 598 547 602 572 604 616 594

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

547 556 586 520 467 482 434 439 478 461 465 437 466

UNEMPLOYMENT RATES

Full-time workers

6.9 6.4 6.2 5.9 5.7 5.5 5.2 5.1 5.0 4.9 4.9 4.7 4.6

Men, 16 years and over

6.9 6.3 6.1 5.7 5.7 5.4 5.0 5.0 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.8 4.6

Men, 20 years and over

6.4 6.0 5.7 5.3 5.3 5.1 4.8 4.7 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.5 4.3

Women, 16 years and over

7.0 6.5 6.4 6.1 5.7 5.5 5.3 5.2 5.1 5.0 4.8 4.7 4.7

Women, 20 years and over

6.7 6.1 6.1 5.8 5.4 5.2 5.0 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.6 4.4 4.4

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

35.2 29.6 31.9 28.9 29.5 29.3 27.3 26.6 25.6 24.8 24.6 25.2 21.6

Part-time workers

5.4 5.4 5.6 5.0 4.9 5.0 4.9 4.7 4.9 4.7 5.0 4.8 4.9

Men, 16 years and over

6.5 6.6 6.4 6.1 5.7 5.9 5.6 6.0 5.6 5.1 5.6 5.6 5.9

Men, 20 years and over

4.5 4.6 4.4 4.4 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.5 4.0 3.7 4.2 4.0 4.3

Women, 16 years and over

4.8 4.8 5.0 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.4 4.1 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.4 4.4

Women, 20 years and over

3.8 3.7 4.0 3.4 3.6 3.8 3.7 3.3 3.7 3.5 3.7 3.7 3.6

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

14.6 14.6 14.7 12.9 12.1 12.1 11.3 11.3 11.6 11.6 11.6 10.9 11.3

NOTE: Full-time workers are persons who usually work 35 hours or more per week; part-time workers are persons who usually work less than 35 hours per week. Detail for the data shown in this table will not necessarily add to totals because of the independent seasonal adjustment of the various series. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: April 07, 2017