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

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

147,543 149,669 149,809 149,830 150,031 150,239 150,848 151,176 151,620 151,602 152,645 153,154 153,680

16 to 19 years

4,957 5,122 5,091 4,955 4,975 5,118 5,142 5,398 5,468 5,240 5,369 5,357 5,287

16 to 17 years

1,786 1,824 1,797 1,785 1,784 1,868 1,923 2,057 2,080 1,952 1,971 2,025 2,013

18 to 19 years

3,162 3,295 3,277 3,192 3,222 3,245 3,256 3,337 3,380 3,287 3,378 3,293 3,256

20 years and over

142,586 144,547 144,718 144,876 145,055 145,121 145,706 145,778 146,151 146,362 147,277 147,797 148,393

20 to 24 years

12,641 13,212 13,203 13,167 13,216 13,216 13,150 13,118 13,157 13,399 13,342 13,238 13,498

25 years and over

130,040 131,566 131,461 131,637 131,689 131,789 132,492 132,540 132,898 133,068 134,135 134,652 134,958

25 to 54 years

94,738 95,875 95,861 96,225 96,307 96,461 96,856 96,952 97,172 97,331 98,131 98,289 98,346

25 to 34 years

33,293 33,836 33,581 33,913 33,884 33,988 34,099 34,319 34,406 34,284 34,589 34,742 34,664

35 to 44 years

31,687 31,903 32,098 32,011 32,162 32,146 32,406 32,407 32,491 32,612 32,923 32,914 32,915

45 to 54 years

29,758 30,136 30,182 30,300 30,261 30,327 30,351 30,226 30,275 30,436 30,620 30,633 30,767

55 years and over

35,302 35,692 35,600 35,412 35,382 35,328 35,636 35,588 35,726 35,737 36,003 36,363 36,611


Men, 16 years and over

78,663 79,537 79,267 79,481 79,714 79,666 79,681 80,017 80,062 80,176 80,712 81,100 81,501

16 to 19 years

2,405 2,524 2,490 2,477 2,510 2,474 2,488 2,669 2,722 2,631 2,670 2,660 2,574

16 to 17 years

849 878 863 881 892 938 879 970 1,013 942 944 949 974

18 to 19 years

1,546 1,647 1,630 1,603 1,634 1,550 1,632 1,680 1,707 1,679 1,720 1,691 1,584

20 years and over

76,258 77,013 76,777 77,004 77,204 77,193 77,194 77,348 77,340 77,545 78,041 78,440 78,927

20 to 24 years

6,512 6,749 6,722 6,672 6,810 6,763 6,711 6,770 6,719 6,737 6,713 6,769 6,868

25 years and over

69,718 70,291 70,040 70,220 70,317 70,329 70,499 70,562 70,798 70,955 71,479 71,690 72,046

25 to 54 years

50,723 51,140 51,025 51,246 51,368 51,436 51,542 51,616 51,664 51,804 52,220 52,348 52,398

25 to 34 years

17,808 18,056 17,889 18,172 18,133 18,145 18,229 18,339 18,352 18,167 18,472 18,535 18,516

35 to 44 years

17,146 17,209 17,288 17,201 17,358 17,390 17,468 17,477 17,525 17,616 17,707 17,699 17,793

45 to 54 years

15,769 15,876 15,848 15,873 15,876 15,901 15,845 15,801 15,787 16,021 16,041 16,115 16,090

55 years and over

18,996 19,151 19,015 18,974 18,950 18,892 18,957 18,946 19,134 19,150 19,259 19,342 19,647


Women, 16 years and over

68,880 70,131 70,542 70,350 70,316 70,572 71,167 71,159 71,557 71,426 71,934 72,054 72,179

16 to 19 years

2,552 2,598 2,600 2,478 2,465 2,644 2,654 2,729 2,746 2,609 2,698 2,697 2,713

16 to 17 years

937 946 934 904 892 930 1,044 1,087 1,067 1,010 1,027 1,076 1,040

18 to 19 years

1,616 1,648 1,647 1,589 1,588 1,695 1,624 1,656 1,673 1,608 1,658 1,602 1,672

20 years and over

66,328 67,534 67,941 67,872 67,851 67,928 68,513 68,430 68,811 68,817 69,235 69,357 69,466

20 to 24 years

6,129 6,463 6,481 6,495 6,406 6,453 6,440 6,348 6,438 6,662 6,629 6,469 6,630

25 years and over

60,322 61,275 61,422 61,417 61,371 61,460 61,993 61,978 62,100 62,113 62,655 62,962 62,912

25 to 54 years

44,016 44,735 44,836 44,979 44,939 45,024 45,314 45,336 45,508 45,527 45,911 45,941 45,948

25 to 34 years

15,485 15,781 15,692 15,741 15,751 15,843 15,870 15,980 16,054 16,117 16,116 16,207 16,149

35 to 44 years

14,541 14,694 14,810 14,810 14,804 14,756 14,938 14,930 14,966 14,995 15,216 15,215 15,122

45 to 54 years

13,989 14,260 14,334 14,428 14,384 14,426 14,506 14,425 14,488 14,415 14,579 14,519 14,677

55 years and over

16,306 16,540 16,586 16,438 16,432 16,436 16,679 16,642 16,592 16,587 16,744 17,021 16,964


MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

43,598 43,761 43,754 43,720 43,819 44,033 43,695 43,805 43,647 43,533 43,823 43,641 43,593

Married women, spouse present(1)

34,321 34,685 34,795 34,817 34,668 34,803 34,910 35,013 34,950 34,891 35,208 35,043 35,013


MULTIPLE JOBHOLDERS

Total multiple jobholders

6,491 6,669 6,559 6,460 6,623 6,678 6,817 6,916 7,269 7,109 7,026 7,041 7,045

Percent of total employed

4.4 4.5 4.4 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.8 4.7 4.6 4.6 4.6


SELF-EMPLOYMENT

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

9,473 9,571 9,408 9,461 9,548 9,498 9,876 9,651 10,002 9,837 10,279 10,253 10,142

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 08, 2021