HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table A-8a. Employed persons and employment-population ratios by age and sex, seasonally adjusted
Age and sex Number of employed persons
(in thousands)
Employment-population ratios
Nov.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017
Nov.
2016
July
2017
Aug.
2017
Sept.
2017
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017

Total, 16 years and over

152,048 153,861 153,918 59.7 60.2 60.1 60.4 60.2 60.1

16 to 19 years

5,006 5,039 4,942 29.9 30.3 30.4 31.2 30.1 29.5

16 to 17 years

1,682 1,944 1,936 18.5 20.3 21.3 21.6 20.5 20.8

18 to 19 years

3,318 3,079 3,002 43.4 41.7 40.9 42.7 42.2 40.3

20 years and over

147,042 148,823 148,977 61.8 62.3 62.2 62.4 62.3 62.3

20 to 24 years

14,000 14,216 14,006 64.8 66.4 66.5 66.7 66.7 65.8

25 years and over

133,166 134,651 135,053 61.6 61.9 61.7 62.0 61.9 62.0

25 to 54 years

98,453 99,178 99,424 78.2 78.7 78.4 78.9 78.8 79.0

25 to 34 years

33,952 34,664 34,709 77.5 78.4 77.9 78.7 78.6 78.7

35 to 44 years

31,741 32,082 32,161 79.5 79.8 79.6 80.0 80.0 80.1

45 to 54 years

32,760 32,432 32,554 77.5 77.8 77.7 78.0 77.9 78.3

55 years and over

34,713 35,472 35,628 38.5 38.8 38.9 38.9 38.6 38.7

Men, 16 years and over

80,826 81,659 81,630 65.7 65.9 65.9 66.3 66.1 66.0

16 to 19 years

2,495 2,428 2,353 29.4 28.8 29.0 29.5 28.6 27.7

16 to 17 years

769 895 896 16.9 17.5 19.2 19.3 18.8 18.8

18 to 19 years

1,728 1,532 1,449 43.9 41.7 40.5 42.2 41.1 38.8

20 years and over

78,330 79,231 79,277 68.4 68.7 68.6 69.0 68.8 68.8

20 to 24 years

7,206 7,296 7,222 66.5 68.5 68.8 68.5 68.3 67.7

25 years and over

71,186 71,939 72,106 68.7 68.7 68.6 69.0 68.9 69.0

25 to 54 years

52,700 53,018 53,066 85.1 85.2 84.9 85.5 85.6 85.6

25 to 34 years

18,228 18,598 18,616 84.0 84.6 84.3 85.0 84.9 84.9

35 to 44 years

17,137 17,314 17,298 87.6 87.4 87.1 87.8 88.0 87.8

45 to 54 years

17,334 17,106 17,152 83.8 83.6 83.4 83.8 84.0 84.3

55 years and over

18,486 18,921 19,040 44.3 44.7 44.8 44.9 44.5 44.7

Women, 16 years and over

71,222 72,202 72,289 54.1 54.8 54.7 54.9 54.6 54.7

16 to 19 years

2,510 2,611 2,589 30.4 32.0 31.8 33.0 31.6 31.3

16 to 17 years

914 1,049 1,040 20.1 23.2 23.5 24.0 22.3 22.9

18 to 19 years

1,590 1,547 1,553 42.8 41.8 41.3 43.1 43.3 41.8

20 years and over

68,712 69,592 69,700 55.7 56.3 56.2 56.3 56.2 56.2

20 to 24 years

6,794 6,920 6,784 63.1 64.2 64.2 64.9 65.1 63.8

25 years and over

61,981 62,711 62,947 55.1 55.6 55.4 55.5 55.4 55.5

25 to 54 years

45,753 46,160 46,358 71.5 72.4 72.1 72.4 72.3 72.6

25 to 34 years

15,724 16,066 16,093 71.2 72.3 71.7 72.4 72.4 72.5

35 to 44 years

14,603 14,768 14,863 71.8 72.5 72.3 72.4 72.3 72.7

45 to 54 years

15,426 15,326 15,402 71.5 72.3 72.2 72.5 72.1 72.5

55 years and over

16,227 16,551 16,589 33.5 33.8 33.8 33.6 33.5 33.5

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: December 08, 2017