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

Total, 16 years and over(1)

7,441 6,730 4.6 4.1 4.3 3.8 4.9 4.5

Management, professional, and related occupations

1,656 1,539 2.7 2.4 2.0 1.9 3.4 2.9

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

489 511 1.9 1.9 1.7 1.8 2.2 2.1

Management occupations

334 316 1.9 1.7 1.6 1.6 2.2 1.9

Business and financial operations occupations

155 195 2.0 2.6 1.8 2.7 2.2 2.4

Professional and related occupations

1,166 1,028 3.3 2.8 2.3 2.0 4.0 3.4

Computer and mathematical occupations

101 100 2.1 1.9 1.9 1.9 2.7 2.1

Architecture and engineering occupations

76 34 2.2 1.0 2.0 0.9 3.5 1.5

Life, physical, and social science occupations

31 20 2.1 1.3 1.5 1.3 2.8 1.3

Community and social service occupations

52 73 1.9 2.7 1.4 2.7 2.2 2.6

Legal occupations

21 27 1.1 1.4 0.4 1.8 1.7 1.0

Education, training, and library occupations

556 557 6.3 6.6 2.8 4.8 7.6 7.2

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

161 97 4.8 2.6 5.2 2.8 4.4 2.4

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations

168 119 1.8 1.2 1.8 0.6 1.8 1.4

Service occupations

1,489 1,508 5.1 5.1 4.9 5.0 5.2 5.2

Healthcare support occupations

161 148 4.5 3.9 7.6 5.9 4.0 3.6

Protective service occupations

95 96 2.8 2.6 1.5 3.0 6.5 1.4

Food preparation and serving related occupations

596 579 6.4 6.2 6.1 6.3 6.7 6.2

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

321 347 4.8 5.5 5.0 5.7 4.4 5.3

Personal care and service occupations

316 338 4.9 5.3 6.2 3.5 4.5 5.8

Sales and office occupations

1,446 1,431 4.1 4.0 3.5 3.5 4.4 4.4

Sales and related occupations

692 662 4.2 4.0 2.5 3.0 5.9 4.9

Office and administrative support occupations

754 769 4.0 4.1 5.2 4.3 3.5 4.0

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

789 589 5.2 3.8 4.9 3.5 10.5 8.4

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

103 97 7.6 7.0 5.3 5.6 13.8 10.7

Construction and extraction occupations

545 373 6.3 4.2 6.2 4.0 10.0 7.9

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

141 119 2.7 2.2 2.6 2.2 5.5 4.7

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,100 850 5.7 4.4 5.2 4.1 7.2 5.1

Production occupations

462 366 5.1 4.1 4.7 3.9 6.2 4.8

Transportation and material moving occupations

638 484 6.2 4.5 5.7 4.3 8.7 5.6

No previous work experience

941 803 - - - - - -

16 to 19 years

607 516 - - - - - -

20 to 24 years

208 171 - - - - - -

25 years and over

126 116 - - - - - -

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: August 03, 2018