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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 2019 2020
July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

157,346 157,895 158,298 158,544 158,536 158,803 158,714 158,759 155,772 133,403 137,242 142,182 143,532

16 to 19 years

5,250 5,184 5,162 5,218 5,278 5,213 5,273 5,378 5,054 3,479 3,932 4,114 4,235

16 to 17 years

1,725 1,839 1,809 1,851 1,978 1,874 1,949 1,972 1,800 1,302 1,420 1,501 1,727

18 to 19 years

3,566 3,347 3,321 3,411 3,315 3,339 3,311 3,401 3,269 2,154 2,495 2,649 2,581

20 years and over

152,096 152,711 153,136 153,326 153,258 153,590 153,441 153,381 150,719 129,924 133,310 138,068 139,297

20 to 24 years

14,223 14,047 14,282 14,362 14,112 14,142 14,214 14,278 13,428 10,023 10,608 11,249 11,593

25 years and over

137,921 138,542 138,787 139,023 139,176 139,426 139,215 139,188 137,392 119,906 122,691 126,771 127,741

25 to 54 years

100,439 101,074 101,201 101,437 101,517 101,653 101,487 101,426 100,313 87,769 89,943 92,702 93,068

25 to 34 years

35,506 35,945 35,928 36,070 36,190 36,230 36,129 36,123 35,501 30,453 31,299 32,028 32,105

35 to 44 years

33,082 33,165 33,385 33,390 33,293 33,406 33,412 33,402 33,168 29,607 30,088 30,991 31,398

45 to 54 years

31,851 31,964 31,887 31,978 32,033 32,017 31,945 31,901 31,644 27,709 28,555 29,683 29,565

55 years and over

37,482 37,468 37,586 37,585 37,660 37,773 37,728 37,762 37,079 32,137 32,748 34,069 34,673


Men, 16 years and over

83,589 83,613 83,747 83,776 84,018 84,034 83,940 83,871 82,357 71,916 73,702 75,629 76,212

16 to 19 years

2,614 2,567 2,601 2,580 2,640 2,644 2,596 2,669 2,525 1,939 2,030 1,988 2,028

16 to 17 years

859 894 896 899 929 876 860 891 817 632 659 714 753

18 to 19 years

1,768 1,663 1,686 1,694 1,717 1,766 1,733 1,784 1,715 1,277 1,355 1,302 1,297

20 years and over

80,975 81,046 81,146 81,196 81,377 81,390 81,345 81,202 79,832 69,977 71,672 73,641 74,184

20 to 24 years

7,220 7,096 7,208 7,208 7,157 7,152 7,307 7,272 6,818 5,222 5,445 5,726 5,949

25 years and over

73,775 73,835 73,896 73,986 74,224 74,217 74,057 73,982 73,159 64,758 66,271 67,865 68,243

25 to 54 years

53,706 53,773 53,870 53,952 54,101 54,005 53,840 53,770 53,374 47,236 48,488 49,471 49,683

25 to 34 years

19,104 19,208 19,197 19,312 19,413 19,364 19,145 19,175 19,002 16,396 16,822 16,987 17,019

35 to 44 years

17,796 17,773 17,928 17,875 17,890 17,881 17,884 17,874 17,790 16,049 16,335 16,582 16,867

45 to 54 years

16,807 16,793 16,745 16,765 16,797 16,761 16,810 16,720 16,582 14,792 15,330 15,903 15,796

55 years and over

20,068 20,061 20,026 20,034 20,124 20,212 20,217 20,213 19,785 17,522 17,783 18,394 18,560


Women, 16 years and over

73,757 74,282 74,551 74,769 74,518 74,769 74,774 74,888 73,415 61,487 63,540 66,552 67,320

16 to 19 years

2,637 2,617 2,561 2,639 2,637 2,568 2,677 2,709 2,529 1,541 1,902 2,126 2,207

16 to 17 years

866 946 914 952 1,049 999 1,089 1,081 983 670 761 788 974

18 to 19 years

1,797 1,684 1,635 1,717 1,598 1,573 1,578 1,616 1,554 877 1,140 1,347 1,284

20 years and over

71,120 71,665 71,990 72,130 71,881 72,200 72,097 72,179 70,886 59,947 61,638 64,426 65,113

20 to 24 years

7,003 6,950 7,073 7,154 6,955 6,990 6,907 7,006 6,610 4,801 5,163 5,523 5,644

25 years and over

64,146 64,708 64,891 65,037 64,952 65,208 65,158 65,206 64,232 55,147 56,420 58,906 59,498

25 to 54 years

46,733 47,301 47,331 47,486 47,416 47,648 47,647 47,657 46,939 40,533 41,455 43,231 43,385

25 to 34 years

16,403 16,738 16,731 16,758 16,777 16,866 16,984 16,949 16,499 14,058 14,478 15,041 15,086

35 to 44 years

15,286 15,392 15,457 15,514 15,403 15,525 15,528 15,528 15,378 13,558 13,753 14,409 14,531

45 to 54 years

15,044 15,171 15,143 15,214 15,236 15,256 15,135 15,180 15,062 12,917 13,225 13,781 13,769

55 years and over

17,413 17,406 17,560 17,551 17,536 17,561 17,510 17,549 17,293 14,615 14,964 15,675 16,113


MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

46,008 46,221 46,011 45,971 46,059 46,177 46,257 46,067 45,920 41,683 42,822 43,702 43,768

Married women, spouse present(1)

36,175 36,389 36,478 36,657 36,581 36,631 36,869 36,597 36,353 31,860 32,978 34,440 34,794


MULTIPLE JOBHOLDERS

Total multiple jobholders

8,374 8,335 8,312 8,132 8,107 7,946 8,152 8,070 7,268 5,451 5,598 6,279 6,602

Percent of total employed

5.3 5.3 5.3 5.1 5.1 5.0 5.1 5.1 4.7 4.1 4.1 4.4 4.6


SELF-EMPLOYMENT

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

9,727 9,679 9,615 9,604 9,548 9,506 9,455 9,542 9,478 8,245 8,682 9,092 9,235

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: August 07, 2020