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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-8. Employed persons by age, sex, marital status, multiple jobholding status, and self-employment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic 2020 2021
Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr.

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

133,370 137,224 142,100 143,777 147,276 147,543 149,669 149,809 149,830 150,031 150,239 150,848 151,176

16 to 19 years

3,457 3,926 4,174 4,333 4,706 4,957 5,122 5,091 4,955 4,975 5,118 5,142 5,398

16 to 17 years

1,297 1,425 1,498 1,687 1,816 1,786 1,824 1,797 1,785 1,784 1,868 1,923 2,057

18 to 19 years

2,171 2,501 2,664 2,621 2,851 3,162 3,295 3,277 3,192 3,222 3,245 3,256 3,337

20 years and over

129,913 133,298 137,926 139,443 142,571 142,586 144,547 144,718 144,876 145,055 145,121 145,706 145,778

20 to 24 years

10,045 10,651 11,313 11,643 12,281 12,641 13,212 13,203 13,167 13,216 13,216 13,150 13,118

25 years and over

119,745 122,631 126,735 127,880 130,340 130,040 131,566 131,461 131,637 131,689 131,789 132,492 132,540

25 to 54 years

87,662 89,925 92,719 93,158 94,986 94,738 95,875 95,861 96,225 96,307 96,461 96,856 96,952

25 to 34 years

30,421 31,307 32,076 32,168 32,953 33,293 33,836 33,581 33,913 33,884 33,988 34,099 34,319

35 to 44 years

29,595 30,099 31,005 31,429 31,978 31,687 31,903 32,098 32,011 32,162 32,146 32,406 32,407

45 to 54 years

27,646 28,520 29,638 29,561 30,055 29,758 30,136 30,182 30,300 30,261 30,327 30,351 30,226

55 years and over

32,083 32,706 34,016 34,722 35,354 35,302 35,692 35,600 35,412 35,382 35,328 35,636 35,588


Men, 16 years and over

71,892 73,694 75,656 76,256 78,213 78,663 79,537 79,267 79,481 79,714 79,666 79,681 80,017

16 to 19 years

1,917 2,026 2,052 2,083 2,310 2,405 2,524 2,490 2,477 2,510 2,474 2,488 2,669

16 to 17 years

633 670 713 752 845 849 878 863 881 892 938 879 970

18 to 19 years

1,290 1,355 1,315 1,313 1,442 1,546 1,647 1,630 1,603 1,634 1,550 1,632 1,680

20 years and over

69,975 71,668 73,605 74,173 75,903 76,258 77,013 76,777 77,004 77,204 77,193 77,194 77,348

20 to 24 years

5,246 5,474 5,772 5,975 6,339 6,512 6,749 6,722 6,672 6,810 6,763 6,711 6,770

25 years and over

64,695 66,296 67,904 68,333 69,559 69,718 70,291 70,040 70,220 70,317 70,329 70,499 70,562

25 to 54 years

47,234 48,482 49,503 49,698 50,741 50,723 51,140 51,025 51,246 51,368 51,436 51,542 51,616

25 to 34 years

16,411 16,842 17,040 17,054 17,595 17,808 18,056 17,889 18,172 18,133 18,145 18,229 18,339

35 to 44 years

16,049 16,349 16,602 16,882 17,197 17,146 17,209 17,288 17,201 17,358 17,390 17,468 17,477

45 to 54 years

14,774 15,292 15,861 15,762 15,950 15,769 15,876 15,848 15,873 15,876 15,901 15,845 15,801

55 years and over

17,462 17,813 18,401 18,634 18,818 18,996 19,151 19,015 18,974 18,950 18,892 18,957 18,946


Women, 16 years and over

61,478 63,530 66,444 67,520 69,063 68,880 70,131 70,542 70,350 70,316 70,572 71,167 71,159

16 to 19 years

1,540 1,900 2,123 2,250 2,396 2,552 2,598 2,600 2,478 2,465 2,644 2,654 2,729

16 to 17 years

663 755 784 935 970 937 946 934 904 892 930 1,044 1,087

18 to 19 years

881 1,147 1,349 1,308 1,409 1,616 1,648 1,647 1,589 1,588 1,695 1,624 1,656

20 years and over

59,938 61,630 64,321 65,270 66,667 66,328 67,534 67,941 67,872 67,851 67,928 68,513 68,430

20 to 24 years

4,799 5,177 5,542 5,668 5,943 6,129 6,463 6,481 6,495 6,406 6,453 6,440 6,348

25 years and over

55,050 56,335 58,832 59,548 60,781 60,322 61,275 61,422 61,417 61,371 61,460 61,993 61,978

25 to 54 years

40,428 41,443 43,217 43,460 44,245 44,016 44,735 44,836 44,979 44,939 45,024 45,314 45,336

25 to 34 years

14,010 14,465 15,036 15,114 15,359 15,485 15,781 15,692 15,741 15,751 15,843 15,870 15,980

35 to 44 years

13,547 13,750 14,403 14,547 14,781 14,541 14,694 14,810 14,810 14,804 14,756 14,938 14,930

45 to 54 years

12,872 13,228 13,777 13,799 14,105 13,989 14,260 14,334 14,428 14,384 14,426 14,506 14,425

55 years and over

14,622 14,892 15,615 16,088 16,536 16,306 16,540 16,586 16,438 16,432 16,436 16,679 16,642


MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

41,677 42,823 43,667 43,817 44,404 43,598 43,761 43,754 43,720 43,819 44,033 43,695 43,805

Married women, spouse present(1)

31,859 33,019 34,369 34,775 35,262 34,321 34,685 34,795 34,817 34,668 34,803 34,910 35,013


MULTIPLE JOBHOLDERS

Total multiple jobholders

5,411 5,564 6,266 6,597 6,802 6,491 6,669 6,559 6,460 6,623 6,678 6,817 6,916

Percent of total employed

4.1 4.1 4.4 4.6 4.6 4.4 4.5 4.4 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.5 4.6


SELF-EMPLOYMENT

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,221 8,673 9,040 9,143 9,541 9,473 9,571 9,408 9,461 9,548 9,498 9,876 9,651

Footnotes
(1) Beginning with data for January 2020, refers to persons in both opposite-sex and same-sex married couples. Prior to January 2020, referred to persons in opposite-sex married couples only.

NOTE: 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: May 07, 2021