HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-30. Unemployed persons by occupation and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation Total unemployed Unemployment rates
June
2017
June
2018
Total Men Women
June
2017
June
2018
June
2017
June
2018
June
2017
June
2018

Total, 16 years and over(1)

7,250 6,812 4.5 4.2 4.4 4.1 4.7 4.2

Management, professional, and related occupations

1,440 1,575 2.3 2.5 2.2 2.2 2.5 2.8

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

504 536 1.9 2.1 2.0 2.1 1.9 2.1

Management occupations

319 344 1.8 1.9 1.7 1.8 1.9 1.9

Business and financial operations occupations

185 192 2.4 2.6 3.0 2.8 1.9 2.4

Professional and related occupations

936 1,039 2.6 2.8 2.3 2.3 2.8 3.2

Computer and mathematical occupations

111 97 2.3 1.9 2.4 1.8 2.0 2.2

Architecture and engineering occupations

101 39 3.0 1.2 2.8 0.9 4.0 3.0

Life, physical, and social science occupations

48 47 3.2 3.0 1.1 2.7 5.7 3.3

Community and social service occupations

32 98 1.2 3.6 0.5 2.3 1.6 4.2

Legal occupations

14 26 0.7 1.3 0.3 1.4 1.1 1.1

Education, training, and library occupations

381 504 4.1 5.6 3.4 4.7 4.4 5.9

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

141 105 4.1 2.8 4.1 3.4 4.2 2.2

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

110 123 1.2 1.3 1.1 1.4 1.2 1.2

Service occupations

1,540 1,451 5.3 5.0 4.8 5.0 5.7 5.0

Healthcare support occupations

134 118 3.8 3.2 1.0 4.3 4.2 3.0

Protective service occupations

81 118 2.5 3.5 1.5 3.8 5.6 2.4

Food preparation and serving related occupations

673 611 7.4 6.5 7.1 6.0 7.6 6.8

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

330 324 5.0 5.2 5.0 5.4 5.0 4.9

Personal care and service occupations

322 280 5.0 4.4 4.4 3.6 5.1 4.6

Sales and office occupations

1,503 1,333 4.3 3.8 3.8 3.6 4.6 3.9

Sales and related occupations

797 741 4.8 4.4 3.0 3.5 6.6 5.3

Office and administrative support occupations

706 592 3.8 3.2 5.1 3.6 3.4 3.1

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

747 746 4.9 4.8 4.6 4.6 10.9 8.1

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

95 106 7.0 9.0 5.4 6.6 11.8 15.4

Construction and extraction occupations

459 479 5.3 5.4 5.1 5.4 9.9 4.5

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

192 161 3.8 3.0 3.6 3.0 10.4 2.6

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,027 870 5.4 4.4 5.0 4.1 6.8 5.4

Production occupations

466 331 5.1 3.7 4.8 3.5 5.8 4.2

Transportation and material moving occupations

560 539 5.7 5.0 5.1 4.6 8.3 7.0

No previous work experience

981 829 - - - - - -

16 to 19 years

644 558 - - - - - -

20 to 24 years

203 190 - - - - - -

25 years and over

134 81 - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes a small number of persons whose last job was in the Armed Forces.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000).

 

Last Modified Date: July 06, 2018