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.
2017
Oct.
2018
Nov.
2018
Nov.
2017
July
2018
Aug.
2018
Sept.
2018
Oct.
2018
Nov.
2018

Total, 16 years and over

153,917 156,562 156,795 60.1 60.5 60.3 60.4 60.6 60.6

16 to 19 years

4,928 5,248 5,218 29.4 30.6 29.1 30.3 31.3 31.1

16 to 17 years

1,929 1,956 1,917 20.7 21.0 19.9 19.7 22.0 21.4

18 to 19 years

2,996 3,293 3,307 40.2 40.9 39.6 42.2 41.8 42.4

20 years and over

148,989 151,314 151,578 62.3 62.6 62.4 62.5 62.6 62.6

20 to 24 years

13,982 13,902 13,947 65.6 66.5 65.2 66.1 65.6 65.8

25 years and over

135,009 137,506 137,603 62.0 62.2 62.1 62.1 62.3 62.3

25 to 54 years

99,407 100,903 100,845 79.0 79.5 79.3 79.3 79.7 79.7

25 to 34 years

34,692 35,699 35,679 78.6 79.5 79.1 79.4 79.8 79.7

35 to 44 years

32,146 32,853 32,789 80.1 80.5 80.3 79.8 80.6 80.4

45 to 54 years

32,568 32,352 32,377 78.3 78.4 78.6 78.7 78.8 78.9

55 years and over

35,602 36,602 36,758 38.7 38.9 38.9 38.9 38.9 39.0

Men, 16 years and over

81,666 82,903 83,219 66.0 66.3 66.1 66.2 66.3 66.5

16 to 19 years

2,342 2,498 2,559 27.6 28.8 28.4 28.5 29.4 30.1

16 to 17 years

884 893 849 18.6 18.6 17.9 17.1 19.6 18.6

18 to 19 years

1,443 1,614 1,715 38.7 39.7 40.4 41.8 41.0 43.6

20 years and over

79,324 80,405 80,660 68.9 69.0 68.9 68.9 69.0 69.1

20 to 24 years

7,210 7,087 7,093 67.6 67.2 65.7 67.4 66.8 66.9

25 years and over

72,102 73,341 73,528 69.0 69.3 69.2 69.0 69.2 69.3

25 to 54 years

53,084 53,796 53,942 85.7 86.2 86.0 85.9 86.2 86.4

25 to 34 years

18,617 19,171 19,212 84.9 85.8 85.5 85.9 86.0 86.1

35 to 44 years

17,300 17,619 17,658 87.9 88.7 88.3 87.6 88.0 88.1

45 to 54 years

17,167 17,005 17,071 84.4 84.1 84.3 84.3 84.7 85.1

55 years and over

19,018 19,546 19,586 44.7 44.9 45.0 44.8 44.9 44.9

Women, 16 years and over

72,251 73,659 73,576 54.6 55.0 54.8 55.0 55.2 55.1

16 to 19 years

2,586 2,751 2,658 31.3 32.5 29.9 32.2 33.2 32.1

16 to 17 years

1,044 1,063 1,068 22.9 23.5 21.9 22.4 24.6 24.2

18 to 19 years

1,552 1,679 1,592 41.8 42.2 38.8 42.6 42.5 41.2

20 years and over

69,665 70,909 70,917 56.2 56.5 56.4 56.5 56.6 56.6

20 to 24 years

6,772 6,815 6,854 63.7 65.8 64.6 64.8 64.4 64.8

25 years and over

62,906 64,165 64,075 55.5 55.7 55.6 55.8 56.0 55.9

25 to 54 years

46,322 47,108 46,903 72.5 72.9 72.8 72.9 73.4 73.1

25 to 34 years

16,074 16,527 16,467 72.4 73.2 72.8 73.1 73.7 73.3

35 to 44 years

14,846 15,234 15,130 72.6 72.6 72.5 72.4 73.5 73.0

45 to 54 years

15,402 15,347 15,306 72.5 72.9 73.1 73.3 73.1 73.0

55 years and over

16,584 17,057 17,172 33.5 33.7 33.7 33.9 33.8 34.0

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 07, 2018