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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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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
Oct.
2021
Sept.
2022
Oct.
2022
Oct.
2021
June
2022
July
2022
Aug.
2022
Sept.
2022
Oct.
2022

Total, 16 years and over

154,234 158,936 158,608 58.9 59.9 60.0 60.1 60.1 60.0

16 to 19 years

5,281 5,565 5,592 32.1 32.6 31.7 33.8 32.5 32.7

16 to 17 years

1,992 2,087 2,189 22.5 23.7 23.2 24.4 22.1 23.2

18 to 19 years

3,289 3,464 3,389 43.2 42.2 41.1 44.3 45.3 44.2

20 years and over

148,953 153,371 153,016 60.7 61.8 61.9 61.9 62.0 61.8

20 to 24 years

13,718 13,755 13,780 66.0 66.4 66.6 65.4 65.8 65.9

25 years and over

135,282 139,598 139,214 60.2 61.4 61.5 61.6 61.7 61.5

25 to 54 years

98,795 102,037 101,548 78.3 79.8 80.0 80.3 80.2 79.8

25 to 34 years

35,029 35,392 35,320 78.4 80.2 80.2 80.5 80.2 80.1

35 to 44 years

33,042 34,618 34,607 78.7 80.3 80.5 80.6 80.4 80.3

45 to 54 years

30,723 32,027 31,621 77.9 79.0 79.2 79.6 80.1 79.1

55 years and over

36,487 37,561 37,666 37.0 37.6 37.7 37.6 37.9 37.9

Men, 16 years and over

81,835 84,587 84,571 64.6 65.4 65.2 65.3 65.7 65.6

16 to 19 years

2,672 2,709 2,779 32.1 32.6 31.5 32.6 31.3 32.0

16 to 17 years

984 954 1,027 22.5 23.3 21.9 22.1 19.7 21.6

18 to 19 years

1,691 1,749 1,751 42.9 42.5 42.1 44.3 45.7 44.7

20 years and over

79,164 81,878 81,792 66.9 67.8 67.7 67.7 68.2 68.0

20 to 24 years

6,972 7,038 7,146 67.3 68.0 67.5 66.3 67.5 68.5

25 years and over

72,181 74,762 74,581 66.8 67.6 67.7 67.7 68.1 67.9

25 to 54 years

52,717 54,381 54,130 84.6 85.8 85.9 85.9 86.2 85.7

25 to 34 years

18,715 18,866 18,718 83.8 85.8 85.3 85.5 86.0 85.4

35 to 44 years

17,784 18,579 18,656 85.8 86.5 87.1 87.1 86.7 87.0

45 to 54 years

16,218 16,936 16,756 84.1 85.1 85.1 84.9 85.7 84.7

55 years and over

19,464 20,381 20,450 42.6 42.9 43.0 43.1 43.7 43.8

Women, 16 years and over

72,399 74,349 74,037 53.6 54.7 55.0 55.1 54.9 54.6

16 to 19 years

2,609 2,856 2,813 32.1 32.5 31.9 35.1 33.9 33.3

16 to 17 years

1,008 1,133 1,162 22.6 24.1 24.5 26.9 24.6 24.8

18 to 19 years

1,598 1,715 1,637 43.5 41.9 40.2 44.3 44.8 43.8

20 years and over

69,790 71,493 71,224 54.9 56.2 56.5 56.5 56.2 56.0

20 to 24 years

6,746 6,717 6,635 64.8 64.7 65.7 64.7 64.1 63.3

25 years and over

63,101 64,836 64,633 54.1 55.5 55.6 55.8 55.6 55.4

25 to 54 years

46,078 47,656 47,418 72.2 73.9 74.2 74.8 74.4 74.0

25 to 34 years

16,314 16,526 16,602 72.9 74.7 75.2 75.6 74.5 74.9

35 to 44 years

15,258 16,039 15,951 71.7 74.1 73.9 74.1 74.1 73.6

45 to 54 years

14,505 15,091 14,865 71.9 72.9 73.4 74.5 74.7 73.5

55 years and over

17,023 17,180 17,216 32.2 32.9 33.0 32.7 32.7 32.7

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: November 04, 2022