HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-19. Employment status of persons 18 years and over by veteran status, age, and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Veteran status, age, and sex 1st 2017
Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not in
labor
force
Total Percent
of
population
Employed Unemployed
Total Percent
of
population
Total Percent
of
labor force

TOTAL VETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

20,655 10,317 49.9 9,892 47.9 425 4.1 10,338

18 to 24 years

204 161 79.1 145 71.3 16 9.9 43

25 to 34 years

1,746 1,436 82.3 1,336 76.5 101 7.0 310

35 to 44 years

2,273 1,973 86.8 1,889 83.1 84 4.3 300

45 to 54 years

3,237 2,703 83.5 2,627 81.2 76 2.8 534

55 to 64 years

3,708 2,268 61.2 2,194 59.2 74 3.3 1,440

65 years and over

9,487 1,776 18.7 1,701 17.9 74 4.2 7,712

Men, 18 years and over

18,632 9,129 49.0 8,758 47.0 371 4.1 9,503

18 to 24 years

181 146 81.0 130 72.1 16 11.0 34

25 to 34 years

1,414 1,216 86.0 1,135 80.3 81 6.7 198

35 to 44 years

1,867 1,673 89.6 1,604 85.9 69 4.1 194

45 to 54 years

2,754 2,352 85.4 2,283 82.9 69 2.9 402

55 to 64 years

3,256 2,012 61.8 1,945 59.7 67 3.3 1,244

65 years and over

9,160 1,730 18.9 1,661 18.1 69 4.0 7,430

Women, 18 years and over

2,024 1,188 58.7 1,134 56.0 54 4.5 836

18 to 24 years

23 15 - 15 - 0 - 8

25 to 34 years

333 221 66.3 201 60.5 19 8.8 112

35 to 44 years

406 300 73.9 285 70.2 15 5.0 106

45 to 54 years

483 351 72.7 344 71.3 7 1.9 132

55 to 64 years

452 256 56.6 248 55.0 7 2.9 196

65 years and over

327 46 14.0 40 12.4 5 - 281

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

4,040 3,284 81.3 3,109 77.0 175 5.3 755

18 to 24 years

204 161 79.1 145 71.3 16 9.9 43

25 to 34 years

1,725 1,417 82.1 1,320 76.5 96 6.8 308

35 to 44 years

1,108 941 84.9 895 80.7 46 4.9 167

45 to 54 years

634 536 84.6 525 82.8 11 2.1 98

55 to 64 years

285 198 69.6 194 68.1 4 2.2 87

65 years and over

85 31 37.1 31 36.4 1 - 53

Men, 18 years and over

3,376 2,837 84.0 2,690 79.7 147 5.2 540

18 to 24 years

181 146 81.0 130 72.1 16 11.0 34

25 to 34 years

1,395 1,199 85.9 1,122 80.4 77 6.4 196

35 to 44 years

918 816 88.9 776 84.6 39 4.8 102

45 to 54 years

559 476 85.3 467 83.6 10 2.0 82

55 to 64 years

252 172 68.5 168 66.8 4 2.5 79

65 years and over

73 27 37.2 26 36.3 1 - 46

Women, 18 years and over

663 448 67.5 420 63.3 28 6.2 216

18 to 24 years

23 15 - 15 - 0 - 8

25 to 34 years

330 218 66.0 198 60.1 19 8.9 112

35 to 44 years

190 125 65.8 118 62.2 7 5.4 65

45 to 54 years

75 59 79.4 58 77.2 2 - 15

55 to 64 years

33 26 - 26 - 0 - 7

65 years and over

12 4 - 4 - 0 - 7

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

224,581 147,065 65.5 140,043 62.4 7,022 4.8 77,516

18 to 24 years

29,016 18,517 63.8 16,817 58.0 1,700 9.2 10,499

25 to 34 years

42,029 34,551 82.2 32,837 78.1 1,714 5.0 7,478

35 to 44 years

37,522 30,925 82.4 29,591 78.9 1,335 4.3 6,596

45 to 54 years

38,756 30,896 79.7 29,799 76.9 1,097 3.6 7,860

55 to 64 years

37,830 24,468 64.7 23,614 62.4 854 3.5 13,362

65 years and over

39,429 7,708 19.5 7,386 18.7 322 4.2 31,721

Men, 18 years and over

99,711 74,431 74.6 70,588 70.8 3,843 5.2 25,279

18 to 24 years

14,567 9,499 65.2 8,469 58.1 1,030 10.8 5,068

25 to 34 years

20,300 18,152 89.4 17,164 84.6 988 5.4 2,148

35 to 44 years

17,647 16,024 90.8 15,329 86.9 695 4.3 1,623

45 to 54 years

17,777 15,319 86.2 14,768 83.1 551 3.6 2,459

55 to 64 years

16,722 11,984 71.7 11,541 69.0 443 3.7 4,738

65 years and over

12,697 3,453 27.2 3,318 26.1 135 3.9 9,244

Women, 18 years and over

124,870 72,634 58.2 69,455 55.6 3,179 4.4 52,237

18 to 24 years

14,449 9,017 62.4 8,347 57.8 670 7.4 5,431

25 to 34 years

21,729 16,399 75.5 15,673 72.1 726 4.4 5,330

35 to 44 years

19,875 14,901 75.0 14,262 71.8 639 4.3 4,974

45 to 54 years

20,978 15,577 74.3 15,031 71.7 546 3.5 5,401

55 to 64 years

21,108 12,484 59.1 12,073 57.2 411 3.3 8,624

65 years and over

26,732 4,254 15.9 4,068 15.2 186 4.4 22,477

NOTE: Veterans are men and women who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces and were not on active duty at the time of the survey. Gulf War-era II veterans served on active duty anywhere in the world sometime since September 2001. Nonveterans never served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 60,000).

 

Last Modified Date: April 07, 2017