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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-6. Employed persons by age, sex, marital status, multiple jobholding status, and self-employment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic 2018 2019 2020 2021
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

154,979 155,606 155,901 156,550 156,780 156,919 157,903 158,544 157,642 137,565 146,199 149,769 150,372

16 to 19 years

5,131 5,148 5,055 5,171 5,076 5,079 5,235 5,210 5,206 3,853 4,665 5,056 5,078

16 to 17 years

1,876 1,822 1,795 1,856 1,722 1,753 1,786 1,896 1,898 1,406 1,763 1,802 1,858

18 to 19 years

3,270 3,323 3,247 3,314 3,373 3,324 3,431 3,314 3,330 2,445 2,878 3,255 3,241

20 years and over

149,848 150,459 150,846 151,379 151,704 151,839 152,667 153,334 152,437 133,712 141,533 144,714 145,294

20 to 24 years

14,215 14,081 14,005 13,904 14,004 14,297 14,216 14,172 13,936 10,670 12,188 13,194 13,194

25 years and over

135,543 136,346 136,913 137,530 137,596 137,522 138,527 139,209 138,391 123,037 129,420 131,555 131,990

25 to 54 years

99,877 100,142 100,457 100,782 100,692 100,694 100,981 101,533 100,938 90,102 94,294 95,987 96,541

25 to 34 years

34,944 35,250 35,482 35,622 35,590 35,656 35,836 36,144 35,851 31,268 32,805 33,777 33,991

35 to 44 years

32,420 32,579 32,638 32,827 32,923 32,991 33,234 33,358 33,290 30,233 31,698 32,004 32,238

45 to 54 years

32,512 32,313 32,337 32,334 32,179 32,046 31,912 32,031 31,797 28,601 29,791 30,206 30,313

55 years and over

35,666 36,205 36,457 36,748 36,904 36,828 37,546 37,676 37,453 32,935 35,126 35,568 35,449

Men, 16 years and over

82,542 82,697 82,630 82,932 83,088 83,234 83,649 83,873 83,355 73,748 77,711 79,428 79,687

16 to 19 years

2,498 2,513 2,441 2,496 2,460 2,501 2,615 2,595 2,572 1,998 2,266 2,497 2,490

16 to 17 years

880 855 805 848 851 888 888 887 852 672 815 874 903

18 to 19 years

1,633 1,652 1,625 1,650 1,625 1,606 1,713 1,712 1,739 1,320 1,434 1,626 1,606

20 years and over

80,044 80,184 80,189 80,437 80,628 80,732 81,034 81,278 80,783 71,749 75,445 76,931 77,197

20 to 24 years

7,372 7,221 7,095 7,074 7,127 7,281 7,185 7,156 7,116 5,497 6,275 6,714 6,761

25 years and over

72,621 72,993 73,116 73,358 73,449 73,490 73,878 74,102 73,615 66,298 69,203 70,184 70,382

25 to 54 years

53,596 53,680 53,636 53,783 53,871 53,752 53,773 53,983 53,625 48,406 50,387 51,137 51,449

25 to 34 years

18,890 19,017 19,086 19,114 19,184 19,152 19,180 19,310 19,086 16,764 17,486 18,039 18,169

35 to 44 years

17,524 17,629 17,620 17,660 17,790 17,791 17,834 17,871 17,837 16,333 17,075 17,233 17,406

45 to 54 years

17,182 17,034 16,930 17,009 16,897 16,809 16,759 16,802 16,701 15,309 15,827 15,866 15,874

55 years and over

19,024 19,313 19,480 19,575 19,578 19,738 20,105 20,119 19,991 17,892 18,816 19,047 18,933

Women, 16 years and over

72,436 72,909 73,271 73,617 73,691 73,685 74,254 74,670 74,287 63,817 68,488 70,341 70,685

16 to 19 years

2,632 2,634 2,614 2,675 2,616 2,578 2,620 2,615 2,634 1,854 2,399 2,559 2,588

16 to 17 years

996 967 991 1,008 871 865 897 1,009 1,046 734 948 928 955

18 to 19 years

1,637 1,672 1,622 1,664 1,747 1,718 1,718 1,603 1,591 1,126 1,444 1,628 1,635

20 years and over

69,804 70,275 70,657 70,942 71,076 71,107 71,633 72,056 71,653 61,963 66,089 67,782 68,097

20 to 24 years

6,842 6,860 6,910 6,830 6,877 7,016 7,031 7,016 6,820 5,173 5,913 6,480 6,433

25 years and over

62,922 63,354 63,798 64,172 64,147 64,032 64,649 65,107 64,775 56,739 60,217 61,371 61,608

25 to 54 years

46,280 46,462 46,821 47,000 46,821 46,942 47,208 47,550 47,313 41,696 43,907 44,850 45,093

25 to 34 years

16,055 16,233 16,396 16,508 16,407 16,504 16,655 16,834 16,765 14,504 15,319 15,738 15,821

35 to 44 years

14,896 14,950 15,018 15,166 15,133 15,200 15,400 15,487 15,453 13,900 14,623 14,771 14,832

45 to 54 years

15,330 15,279 15,407 15,325 15,282 15,237 15,153 15,230 15,096 13,292 13,964 14,341 14,439

55 years and over

16,642 16,892 16,977 17,173 17,326 17,090 17,441 17,557 17,462 15,043 16,310 16,521 16,516

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

45,822 45,951 45,868 46,095 45,835 45,761 46,099 46,056 46,055 42,722 43,940 43,745 43,849

Married women, spouse present(1)

35,577 36,144 36,071 36,162 36,461 36,124 36,328 36,597 36,604 33,082 34,786 34,766 34,794

MULTIPLE JOBHOLDERS

Total multiple jobholders

7,803 7,582 7,802 7,889 7,804 7,954 8,337 8,103 7,809 5,747 6,630 6,563 6,706

Percent of total employed

5.0 4.9 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.1 5.3 5.1 5.0 4.2 4.5 4.4 4.5

SELF-EMPLOYMENT

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

9,824 9,668 9,617 9,714 9,547 9,376 9,640 9,590 9,499 8,644 9,386 9,480 9,641

Footnotes
(1) Beginning with data for January 2020, refers to persons in both opposite-sex and same-sex married couples. Prior to January 2020, includes persons in opposite-sex married couples only.

NOTE: 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 02, 2021