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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-6. Employed and unemployed full- and part-time workers by sex and age, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Full- and part-time status,
sex, and age
2020 2021
Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar.

EMPLOYED

Full-time workers

129,059 114,325 116,545 119,262 119,962 122,461 122,569 123,646 124,292 124,689 124,990 124,868 125,803

Men, 16 years and over

72,406 64,663 66,086 67,138 67,883 69,198 69,304 69,849 69,876 70,055 70,198 70,174 70,536

Men, 20 years and over

71,517 63,887 65,212 66,466 67,122 68,381 68,434 68,923 68,945 69,172 69,273 69,368 69,570

Women, 16 years and over

56,710 49,594 50,596 52,077 52,083 53,121 53,308 53,774 54,413 54,657 54,833 54,720 55,403

Women, 20 years and over

56,088 49,086 49,973 51,551 51,611 52,742 52,703 53,231 53,850 54,073 54,169 54,024 54,647

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

1,454 1,351 1,360 1,244 1,229 1,338 1,432 1,492 1,497 1,445 1,548 1,476 1,586

Part-time workers

26,564 19,117 20,819 23,125 23,941 24,896 25,067 26,139 25,373 24,917 24,627 25,109 25,078

Men, 16 years and over

9,890 7,216 7,851 8,717 8,631 9,114 9,375 9,679 9,337 9,238 9,258 9,164 9,131

Men, 20 years and over

8,263 6,081 6,666 7,321 7,289 7,612 7,826 8,065 7,804 7,631 7,713 7,580 7,619

Women, 16 years and over

16,717 11,885 12,931 14,447 15,321 15,818 15,693 16,470 15,992 15,670 15,339 15,881 15,958

Women, 20 years and over

14,698 10,825 11,556 12,796 13,496 13,865 13,736 14,496 14,062 13,852 13,594 13,951 13,954

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

3,603 2,211 2,597 3,008 3,156 3,419 3,504 3,578 3,506 3,434 3,320 3,577 3,505


UNEMPLOYED

Looking for full-time work

5,469 16,813 15,779 13,678 12,880 11,079 10,301 9,228 9,145 8,911 8,548 8,397 8,156

Men, 16 years and over

3,092 9,089 8,388 7,378 6,941 6,162 5,736 5,275 5,279 4,980 4,868 4,823 4,647

Men, 20 years and over

2,842 8,728 7,944 7,073 6,711 5,904 5,485 5,069 5,011 4,762 4,587 4,516 4,334

Women, 16 years and over

2,415 7,800 7,497 6,287 5,832 4,878 4,533 3,897 3,850 3,917 3,684 3,590 3,542

Women, 20 years and over

2,241 7,564 7,269 6,103 5,741 4,693 4,329 3,702 3,651 3,677 3,482 3,440 3,369

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

386 521 566 502 428 483 487 457 482 472 479 441 454

Looking for part-time work

1,691 6,191 5,066 3,991 3,436 2,461 2,286 1,891 1,610 1,871 1,676 1,607 1,544

Men, 16 years and over

715 2,145 1,820 1,535 1,312 865 791 688 619 738 589 606 576

Men, 20 years and over

513 1,736 1,391 1,237 959 643 572 471 454 517 423 403 418

Women, 16 years and over

974 4,056 3,229 2,462 2,106 1,605 1,502 1,220 989 1,121 1,079 1,013 967

Women, 20 years and over

716 3,384 2,622 2,025 1,856 1,371 1,229 1,030 808 872 855 810 792

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

462 1,071 1,053 729 620 448 484 389 347 482 397 394 334


UNEMPLOYMENT RATES

Full-time workers

4.1 12.8 11.9 10.3 9.7 8.3 7.8 6.9 6.9 6.7 6.4 6.3 6.1

Men, 16 years and over

4.1 12.3 11.3 9.9 9.3 8.2 7.6 7.0 7.0 6.6 6.5 6.4 6.2

Men, 20 years and over

3.8 12.0 10.9 9.6 9.1 7.9 7.4 6.9 6.8 6.4 6.2 6.1 5.9

Women, 16 years and over

4.1 13.6 12.9 10.8 10.1 8.4 7.8 6.8 6.6 6.7 6.3 6.2 6.0

Women, 20 years and over

3.8 13.4 12.7 10.6 10.0 8.2 7.6 6.5 6.3 6.4 6.0 6.0 5.8

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

21.0 27.8 29.4 28.8 25.8 26.5 25.4 23.4 24.4 24.6 23.6 23.0 22.2

Part-time workers

6.0 24.5 19.6 14.7 12.6 9.0 8.4 6.7 6.0 7.0 6.4 6.0 5.8

Men, 16 years and over

6.7 22.9 18.8 15.0 13.2 8.7 7.8 6.6 6.2 7.4 6.0 6.2 5.9

Men, 20 years and over

5.8 22.2 17.3 14.4 11.6 7.8 6.8 5.5 5.5 6.3 5.2 5.0 5.2

Women, 16 years and over

5.5 25.4 20.0 14.6 12.1 9.2 8.7 6.9 5.8 6.7 6.6 6.0 5.7

Women, 20 years and over

4.6 23.8 18.5 13.7 12.1 9.0 8.2 6.6 5.4 5.9 5.9 5.5 5.4

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

11.4 32.6 28.9 19.5 16.4 11.6 12.1 9.8 9.0 12.3 10.7 9.9 8.7

NOTE: Full-time workers are persons who usually work 35 hours or more per week; part-time workers are persons who usually work less than 35 hours per week. 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