HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-11. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by sex, age, and race
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Total White Black or African
American
Asian
2nd
2017
2nd
2018
2nd
2017
2nd
2018
2nd
2017
2nd
2018
2nd
2017
2nd
2018

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

254,771 257,456 198,777 200,040 32,193 32,704 15,396 15,914

Civilian labor force

160,378 162,107 125,056 126,002 20,087 20,337 9,805 10,058

Participation rate

62.9 63.0 62.9 63.0 62.4 62.2 63.7 63.2

Employed

153,585 155,941 120,452 121,703 18,619 19,098 9,466 9,785

Unemployed

6,792 6,166 4,603 4,298 1,468 1,239 339 273

Unemployment rate

4.2 3.8 3.7 3.4 7.3 6.1 3.5 2.7

Not in labor force

94,393 95,349 73,722 74,039 12,107 12,368 5,592 5,856

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

123,122 124,511 97,142 97,840 14,685 14,936 7,176 7,445

Civilian labor force

85,276 86,421 67,776 68,415 9,515 9,708 5,128 5,356

Participation rate

69.3 69.4 69.8 69.9 64.8 65.0 71.5 71.9

Employed

81,714 83,042 65,315 66,049 8,800 9,029 4,961 5,218

Unemployed

3,562 3,378 2,460 2,365 716 679 166 138

Unemployment rate

4.2 3.9 3.6 3.5 7.5 7.0 3.2 2.6

Not in labor force

37,846 38,090 29,367 29,425 5,170 5,228 2,048 2,088

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

114,629 116,018 90,856 91,567 13,436 13,694 6,739 6,951

Civilian labor force

82,181 83,384 65,379 66,049 9,139 9,310 5,021 5,259

Participation rate

71.7 71.9 72.0 72.1 68.0 68.0 74.5 75.7

Employed

79,105 80,479 63,222 63,999 8,548 8,741 4,870 5,129

Unemployed

3,076 2,905 2,157 2,049 591 569 151 130

Unemployment rate

3.7 3.5 3.3 3.1 6.5 6.1 3.0 2.5

Not in labor force

32,448 32,633 25,477 25,518 4,297 4,384 1,718 1,692

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

131,648 132,945 101,635 102,201 17,508 17,768 8,220 8,469

Civilian labor force

75,102 75,686 57,280 57,587 10,571 10,628 4,677 4,702

Participation rate

57.0 56.9 56.4 56.3 60.4 59.8 56.9 55.5

Employed

71,871 72,899 55,137 55,654 9,819 10,068 4,505 4,567

Unemployed

3,231 2,788 2,143 1,933 752 560 172 135

Unemployment rate

4.3 3.7 3.7 3.4 7.1 5.3 3.7 2.9

Not in labor force

56,547 57,259 44,355 44,614 6,937 7,140 3,543 3,767

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

123,387 124,675 95,578 96,152 16,245 16,510 7,785 7,991

Civilian labor force

72,037 72,673 54,925 55,227 10,148 10,270 4,599 4,609

Participation rate

58.4 58.3 57.5 57.4 62.5 62.2 59.1 57.7

Employed

69,223 70,218 53,068 53,529 9,478 9,775 4,441 4,478

Unemployed

2,814 2,456 1,857 1,698 669 495 158 130

Unemployment rate

3.9 3.4 3.4 3.1 6.6 4.8 3.4 2.8

Not in labor force

51,351 52,001 40,653 40,925 6,097 6,240 3,186 3,382

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

16,755 16,763 12,343 12,321 2,512 2,500 872 972

Civilian labor force

6,160 6,049 4,752 4,726 800 757 184 191

Participation rate

36.8 36.1 38.5 38.4 31.8 30.3 21.1 19.6

Employed

5,257 5,244 4,163 4,175 593 582 155 177

Unemployed

903 806 589 551 207 175 29 13

Unemployment rate

14.7 13.3 12.4 11.7 25.9 23.1 15.7 6.9

Not in labor force

10,594 10,714 7,592 7,595 1,712 1,744 688 781

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: July 06, 2018