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 4th 2016
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

20,782 10,535 50.7 10,074 48.5 461 4.4 10,247

18 to 24 years

235 165 70.0 142 60.6 22 13.5 71

25 to 34 years

1,726 1,462 84.7 1,371 79.4 91 6.2 264

35 to 44 years

2,281 1,987 87.1 1,909 83.7 78 3.9 294

45 to 54 years

3,230 2,760 85.5 2,668 82.6 92 3.3 470

55 to 64 years

3,791 2,385 62.9 2,286 60.3 100 4.2 1,405

65 years and over

9,520 1,776 18.7 1,698 17.8 79 4.4 7,743

Men, 18 years and over

18,762 9,264 49.4 8,870 47.3 393 4.2 9,498

18 to 24 years

184 139 75.8 121 65.9 18 13.1 45

25 to 34 years

1,417 1,225 86.4 1,153 81.3 72 5.9 193

35 to 44 years

1,877 1,664 88.6 1,592 84.8 71 4.3 213

45 to 54 years

2,769 2,385 86.1 2,317 83.7 68 2.8 385

55 to 64 years

3,329 2,116 63.6 2,028 60.9 89 4.2 1,212

65 years and over

9,186 1,735 18.9 1,659 18.1 76 4.4 7,451

Women, 18 years and over

2,020 1,272 62.9 1,204 59.6 68 5.3 749

18 to 24 years

51 25 - 21 - 4 - 26

25 to 34 years

309 238 76.9 218 70.7 19 8.0 71

35 to 44 years

404 323 79.9 316 78.3 7 2.0 81

45 to 54 years

461 376 81.5 351 76.3 24 6.4 85

55 to 64 years

462 269 58.2 258 55.8 11 4.0 193

65 years and over

334 42 12.5 39 11.6 3 - 292

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

4,001 3,312 82.8 3,126 78.1 186 5.6 689

18 to 24 years

235 165 70.0 142 60.6 22 13.5 71

25 to 34 years

1,693 1,429 84.4 1,342 79.2 88 6.1 264

35 to 44 years

1,108 943 85.1 901 81.3 42 4.5 165

45 to 54 years

643 566 88.0 541 84.2 24 4.3 77

55 to 64 years

266 191 71.7 182 68.2 9 4.9 75

65 years and over

55 18 - 18 - 0 - 37

Men, 18 years and over

3,309 2,793 84.4 2,640 79.8 153 5.5 516

18 to 24 years

184 139 75.8 121 65.9 18 13.1 45

25 to 34 years

1,395 1,202 86.2 1,132 81.1 70 5.9 193

35 to 44 years

907 791 87.2 752 82.9 39 5.0 116

45 to 54 years

547 475 86.9 460 84.0 16 3.3 72

55 to 64 years

231 169 73.0 159 68.9 9 5.6 62

65 years and over

44 16 - 16 - 0 - 28

Women, 18 years and over

692 519 75.0 487 70.3 33 6.3 173

18 to 24 years

51 25 - 21 - 4 - 26

25 to 34 years

298 227 76.1 210 70.2 17 7.7 71

35 to 44 years

201 152 75.8 149 74.3 3 2.0 49

45 to 54 years

95 90 94.4 82 85.8 8 9.1 5

55 to 64 years

36 22 - 22 - 0 - 13

65 years and over

11 2 - 2 - 0 - 9

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

224,664 146,906 65.4 140,462 62.5 6,444 4.4 77,758

18 to 24 years

29,035 18,614 64.1 16,996 58.5 1,618 8.7 10,421

25 to 34 years

42,066 34,330 81.6 32,725 77.8 1,605 4.7 7,736

35 to 44 years

37,623 30,962 82.3 29,822 79.3 1,140 3.7 6,660

45 to 54 years

39,028 31,182 79.9 30,162 77.3 1,020 3.3 7,845

55 to 64 years

37,751 24,281 64.3 23,495 62.2 786 3.2 13,471

65 years and over

39,161 7,536 19.2 7,261 18.5 275 3.6 31,625

Men, 18 years and over

99,699 74,504 74.7 71,091 71.3 3,413 4.6 25,195

18 to 24 years

14,613 9,648 66.0 8,675 59.4 973 10.1 4,966

25 to 34 years

20,286 17,976 88.6 17,132 84.5 843 4.7 2,310

35 to 44 years

17,682 16,078 90.9 15,508 87.7 570 3.5 1,604

45 to 54 years

17,912 15,495 86.5 14,999 83.7 496 3.2 2,417

55 to 64 years

16,660 11,921 71.6 11,512 69.1 408 3.4 4,739

65 years and over

12,545 3,387 27.0 3,265 26.0 122 3.6 9,158

Women, 18 years and over

124,965 72,402 57.9 69,371 55.5 3,031 4.2 52,563

18 to 24 years

14,421 8,967 62.2 8,322 57.7 645 7.2 5,455

25 to 34 years

21,780 16,355 75.1 15,593 71.6 762 4.7 5,425

35 to 44 years

19,941 14,885 74.6 14,314 71.8 570 3.8 5,056

45 to 54 years

21,116 15,687 74.3 15,163 71.8 524 3.3 5,428

55 to 64 years

21,091 12,360 58.6 11,982 56.8 377 3.1 8,731

65 years and over

26,616 4,149 15.6 3,996 15.0 153 3.7 22,467

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: January 06, 2017