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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-7. Unemployed persons by age, sex, and marital status, seasonally adjusted
[In thousands]
Age, sex, and marital status 2019 2020 2021 2022
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

6,249 5,913 5,914 5,924 6,236 20,531 14,135 10,894 9,954 9,491 8,225 6,832 6,245

16 to 19 years

767 737 744 733 752 1,512 979 862 817 649 662 667 644

16 to 17 years

302 285 278 298 276 524 349 299 303 233 251 239 252

18 to 19 years

466 446 458 446 474 982 623 567 513 410 402 439 393

20 years and over

5,482 5,176 5,170 5,190 5,484 19,020 13,155 10,031 9,138 8,842 7,563 6,165 5,601

20 to 24 years

1,117 982 1,003 986 1,097 3,124 2,127 1,624 1,462 1,445 1,268 1,077 1,106

25 years and over

4,423 4,148 4,136 4,207 4,449 15,860 11,019 8,436 7,668 7,375 6,277 5,101 4,549

25 to 54 years

3,341 3,104 3,136 3,228 3,355 11,506 8,080 6,286 5,769 5,522 4,784 3,907 3,437

25 to 34 years

1,455 1,332 1,318 1,434 1,449 4,742 3,550 2,579 2,411 2,269 2,048 1,639 1,516

35 to 44 years

947 908 911 945 1,035 3,435 2,349 1,921 1,842 1,745 1,484 1,252 1,135

45 to 54 years

939 864 907 849 870 3,330 2,182 1,786 1,516 1,508 1,252 1,016 787

55 years and over

1,069 1,032 996 1,013 1,080 4,335 2,931 2,192 1,885 1,831 1,483 1,240 1,113


Men, 16 years and over

3,362 3,197 3,191 3,154 3,316 10,089 7,270 5,894 5,370 5,200 4,526 3,611 3,357

16 to 19 years

415 405 404 405 390 720 530 457 469 333 360 338 342

16 to 17 years

157 144 139 155 136 201 182 153 148 112 123 117 127

18 to 19 years

258 260 259 259 252 523 345 301 317 215 230 231 216

20 years and over

2,947 2,793 2,787 2,749 2,926 9,369 6,739 5,437 4,901 4,868 4,167 3,274 3,015

20 to 24 years

652 599 575 575 583 1,488 1,090 916 791 819 720 609 637

25 years and over

2,351 2,141 2,188 2,177 2,402 7,836 5,649 4,554 4,100 4,015 3,438 2,682 2,426

25 to 54 years

1,755 1,622 1,700 1,660 1,786 5,767 4,204 3,416 3,062 3,036 2,634 2,065 1,798

25 to 34 years

744 695 744 779 798 2,481 1,927 1,451 1,315 1,288 1,148 915 803

35 to 44 years

516 455 454 464 544 1,718 1,234 1,043 981 926 817 666 616

45 to 54 years

494 472 501 417 444 1,568 1,044 922 766 822 669 484 379

55 years and over

596 519 489 518 616 2,069 1,445 1,138 1,038 979 804 617 629


Women, 16 years and over

2,886 2,716 2,723 2,770 2,921 10,442 6,865 4,999 4,585 4,290 3,699 3,221 2,888

16 to 19 years

351 332 340 328 362 791 449 405 348 316 302 329 301

16 to 17 years

145 141 139 144 139 322 167 146 155 121 128 122 125

18 to 19 years

208 187 199 187 222 460 278 266 196 194 172 208 177

20 years and over

2,535 2,383 2,383 2,441 2,558 9,651 6,416 4,594 4,237 3,975 3,396 2,892 2,586

20 to 24 years

465 383 427 410 514 1,636 1,037 708 671 626 548 468 468

25 years and over

2,072 2,007 1,948 2,029 2,046 8,024 5,370 3,882 3,568 3,361 2,839 2,419 2,123

25 to 54 years

1,586 1,482 1,436 1,568 1,568 5,739 3,876 2,870 2,707 2,485 2,149 1,842 1,640

25 to 34 years

710 637 573 655 651 2,261 1,623 1,128 1,096 980 900 724 713

35 to 44 years

431 453 456 481 491 1,717 1,115 878 861 820 667 586 519

45 to 54 years

445 392 407 432 426 1,761 1,138 864 750 686 583 532 407

55 years and over

489 520 492 486 482 2,277 1,468 1,042 866 866 662 609 505


MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

892 813 853 872 923 3,823 2,451 1,887 1,678 1,651 1,396 1,007 854

Married women, spouse present(1)

888 813 806 838 915 4,146 2,628 1,700 1,511 1,344 1,085 996 847


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 01, 2022