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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
Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.

EMPLOYED

Full-time workers

124,794 125,123 125,112 125,959 126,279 126,514 126,211 127,473 127,340 128,076 128,409 129,388 130,191

Men, 16 years and over

70,070 70,266 70,273 70,600 70,938 70,971 71,095 71,555 71,735 72,301 72,463 72,809 73,125

Men, 20 years and over

69,177 69,343 69,439 69,626 69,942 69,888 70,109 70,509 70,723 71,328 71,418 71,820 72,132

Women, 16 years and over

54,476 54,736 54,773 55,251 55,269 55,568 54,916 55,983 55,799 56,080 56,182 56,545 56,848

Women, 20 years and over

54,061 54,123 54,074 54,627 54,599 54,822 54,430 55,260 54,954 55,031 55,295 55,830 56,358

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

1,556 1,656 1,598 1,706 1,738 1,804 1,673 1,704 1,663 1,717 1,695 1,738 1,701

Part-time workers

24,976 24,669 25,168 25,158 25,046 25,189 25,488 25,310 25,739 25,772 25,903 25,956 25,681

Men, 16 years and over

9,226 9,234 9,219 9,182 9,179 9,404 9,357 9,484 9,426 9,215 9,352 9,539 9,235

Men, 20 years and over

7,651 7,672 7,593 7,653 7,517 7,767 7,656 7,835 7,767 7,608 7,745 7,867 7,646

Women, 16 years and over

15,703 15,346 15,900 15,956 15,848 15,783 16,201 15,930 16,380 16,576 16,556 16,357 16,406

Women, 20 years and over

13,874 13,624 14,016 13,983 13,829 13,756 14,240 13,889 14,314 14,576 14,582 14,516 14,456

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

3,451 3,373 3,558 3,522 3,700 3,666 3,592 3,585 3,658 3,588 3,576 3,573 3,579


UNEMPLOYED

Looking for full-time work

8,951 8,572 8,428 8,149 8,202 7,802 8,038 7,336 6,951 6,525 6,144 5,713 5,228

Men, 16 years and over

5,002 4,859 4,791 4,619 4,750 4,617 4,509 4,147 4,038 3,800 3,439 3,148 2,913

Men, 20 years and over

4,802 4,605 4,522 4,330 4,470 4,353 4,399 3,995 3,809 3,567 3,211 2,990 2,733

Women, 16 years and over

3,919 3,686 3,625 3,550 3,521 3,260 3,441 3,074 2,887 2,727 2,689 2,550 2,307

Women, 20 years and over

3,675 3,479 3,469 3,366 3,336 3,184 3,334 3,035 2,801 2,590 2,488 2,357 2,119

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

474 489 437 454 396 265 304 307 341 368 445 366 376

Looking for part-time work

1,862 1,671 1,616 1,524 1,500 1,365 1,459 1,351 1,420 1,135 1,269 1,098 1,123

Men, 16 years and over

733 596 608 586 603 499 604 602 529 488 476 436 450

Men, 20 years and over

519 424 409 417 455 380 418 426 391 348 356 308 310

Women, 16 years and over

1,130 1,070 1,001 950 904 844 852 724 879 674 795 684 678

Women, 20 years and over

870 849 804 783 714 676 703 616 688 462 639 485 523

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

472 398 403 325 330 308 339 309 342 325 274 304 290


UNEMPLOYMENT RATES

Full-time workers

6.7 6.4 6.3 6.1 6.1 5.8 6.0 5.4 5.2 4.8 4.6 4.2 3.9

Men, 16 years and over

6.7 6.5 6.4 6.1 6.3 6.1 6.0 5.5 5.3 5.0 4.5 4.1 3.8

Men, 20 years and over

6.5 6.2 6.1 5.9 6.0 5.9 5.9 5.4 5.1 4.8 4.3 4.0 3.7

Women, 16 years and over

6.7 6.3 6.2 6.0 6.0 5.5 5.9 5.2 4.9 4.6 4.6 4.3 3.9

Women, 20 years and over

6.4 6.0 6.0 5.8 5.8 5.5 5.8 5.2 4.8 4.5 4.3 4.1 3.6

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

23.3 22.8 21.5 21.0 18.6 12.8 15.4 15.3 17.0 17.6 20.8 17.4 18.1

Part-time workers

6.9 6.3 6.0 5.7 5.6 5.1 5.4 5.1 5.2 4.2 4.7 4.1 4.2

Men, 16 years and over

7.4 6.1 6.2 6.0 6.2 5.0 6.1 6.0 5.3 5.0 4.8 4.4 4.6

Men, 20 years and over

6.4 5.2 5.1 5.2 5.7 4.7 5.2 5.2 4.8 4.4 4.4 3.8 3.9

Women, 16 years and over

6.7 6.5 5.9 5.6 5.4 5.1 5.0 4.3 5.1 3.9 4.6 4.0 4.0

Women, 20 years and over

5.9 5.9 5.4 5.3 4.9 4.7 4.7 4.2 4.6 3.1 4.2 3.2 3.5

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

12.0 10.5 10.2 8.5 8.2 7.8 8.6 7.9 8.5 8.3 7.1 7.9 7.5

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: January 07, 2022