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

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

158,298 158,544 158,536 158,803 158,714 158,759 155,772 133,403 137,242 142,182 143,532 147,288 147,563

16 to 19 years

5,162 5,218 5,278 5,213 5,273 5,378 5,054 3,479 3,932 4,114 4,235 4,706 5,043

16 to 17 years

1,809 1,851 1,978 1,874 1,949 1,972 1,800 1,302 1,420 1,501 1,727 1,845 1,787

18 to 19 years

3,321 3,411 3,315 3,339 3,311 3,401 3,269 2,154 2,495 2,649 2,581 2,838 3,202

20 years and over

153,136 153,326 153,258 153,590 153,441 153,381 150,719 129,924 133,310 138,068 139,297 142,582 142,521

20 to 24 years

14,282 14,362 14,112 14,142 14,214 14,278 13,428 10,023 10,608 11,249 11,593 12,253 12,635

25 years and over

138,787 139,023 139,176 139,426 139,215 139,188 137,392 119,906 122,691 126,771 127,741 130,231 129,859

25 to 54 years

101,201 101,437 101,517 101,653 101,487 101,426 100,313 87,769 89,943 92,702 93,068 94,928 94,606

25 to 34 years

35,928 36,070 36,190 36,230 36,129 36,123 35,501 30,453 31,299 32,028 32,105 32,889 33,253

35 to 44 years

33,385 33,390 33,293 33,406 33,412 33,402 33,168 29,607 30,088 30,991 31,398 31,972 31,656

45 to 54 years

31,887 31,978 32,033 32,017 31,945 31,901 31,644 27,709 28,555 29,683 29,565 30,067 29,697

55 years and over

37,586 37,585 37,660 37,773 37,728 37,762 37,079 32,137 32,748 34,069 34,673 35,304 35,253


Men, 16 years and over

83,747 83,776 84,018 84,034 83,940 83,871 82,357 71,916 73,702 75,629 76,212 78,255 78,674

16 to 19 years

2,601 2,580 2,640 2,644 2,596 2,669 2,525 1,939 2,030 1,988 2,028 2,310 2,442

16 to 17 years

896 899 929 876 860 891 817 632 659 714 753 860 839

18 to 19 years

1,686 1,694 1,717 1,766 1,733 1,784 1,715 1,277 1,355 1,302 1,297 1,435 1,577

20 years and over

81,146 81,196 81,377 81,390 81,345 81,202 79,832 69,977 71,672 73,641 74,184 75,945 76,231

20 to 24 years

7,208 7,208 7,157 7,152 7,307 7,272 6,818 5,222 5,445 5,726 5,949 6,345 6,521

25 years and over

73,896 73,986 74,224 74,217 74,057 73,982 73,159 64,758 66,271 67,865 68,243 69,503 69,688

25 to 54 years

53,870 53,952 54,101 54,005 53,840 53,770 53,374 47,236 48,488 49,471 49,683 50,763 50,721

25 to 34 years

19,197 19,312 19,413 19,364 19,145 19,175 19,002 16,396 16,822 16,987 17,019 17,566 17,808

35 to 44 years

17,928 17,875 17,890 17,881 17,884 17,874 17,790 16,049 16,335 16,582 16,867 17,210 17,151

45 to 54 years

16,745 16,765 16,797 16,761 16,810 16,720 16,582 14,792 15,330 15,903 15,796 15,987 15,762

55 years and over

20,026 20,034 20,124 20,212 20,217 20,213 19,785 17,522 17,783 18,394 18,560 18,740 18,966


Women, 16 years and over

74,551 74,769 74,518 74,769 74,774 74,888 73,415 61,487 63,540 66,552 67,320 69,033 68,890

16 to 19 years

2,561 2,639 2,637 2,568 2,677 2,709 2,529 1,541 1,902 2,126 2,207 2,396 2,600

16 to 17 years

914 952 1,049 999 1,089 1,081 983 670 761 788 974 984 948

18 to 19 years

1,635 1,717 1,598 1,573 1,578 1,616 1,554 877 1,140 1,347 1,284 1,402 1,626

20 years and over

71,990 72,130 71,881 72,200 72,097 72,179 70,886 59,947 61,638 64,426 65,113 66,637 66,289

20 to 24 years

7,073 7,154 6,955 6,990 6,907 7,006 6,610 4,801 5,163 5,523 5,644 5,908 6,114

25 years and over

64,891 65,037 64,952 65,208 65,158 65,206 64,232 55,147 56,420 58,906 59,498 60,728 60,171

25 to 54 years

47,331 47,486 47,416 47,648 47,647 47,657 46,939 40,533 41,455 43,231 43,385 44,164 43,885

25 to 34 years

16,731 16,758 16,777 16,866 16,984 16,949 16,499 14,058 14,478 15,041 15,086 15,323 15,444

35 to 44 years

15,457 15,514 15,403 15,525 15,528 15,528 15,378 13,558 13,753 14,409 14,531 14,762 14,505

45 to 54 years

15,143 15,214 15,236 15,256 15,135 15,180 15,062 12,917 13,225 13,781 13,769 14,079 13,936

55 years and over

17,560 17,551 17,536 17,561 17,510 17,549 17,293 14,615 14,964 15,675 16,113 16,564 16,286


MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

46,011 45,971 46,059 46,177 46,257 46,067 45,920 41,683 42,822 43,702 43,768 44,391 43,605

Married women, spouse present(1)

36,478 36,657 36,581 36,631 36,869 36,597 36,353 31,860 32,978 34,440 34,794 35,275 34,326


MULTIPLE JOBHOLDERS

Total multiple jobholders

8,312 8,132 8,107 7,946 8,152 8,070 7,268 5,451 5,598 6,279 6,602 6,784 6,445

Percent of total employed

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


SELF-EMPLOYMENT

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

9,615 9,604 9,548 9,506 9,448 9,534 9,466 8,247 8,681 9,092 9,236 9,544 9,473

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: October 05, 2020