HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-36. Unemployed persons by age, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, marital status, and duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Age, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and marital status August 2018
Unemployed Weeks of unemployment
Total Less
than
5 weeks
5 to 14
weeks
15 weeks and over Average
(mean)
duration
Median
duration
Total 15 to 26
weeks
27 weeks
and over

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

6,370 2,183 2,037 2,149 809 1,341 22.2 9.0

16 to 19 years

737 310 295 132 60 73 11.6 6.1

20 to 24 years

983 374 327 283 139 144 16.4 8.2

25 to 34 years

1,575 555 488 532 228 304 18.9 9.0

35 to 44 years

979 330 279 370 144 226 24.4 10.3

45 to 54 years

908 297 262 350 104 245 25.9 9.7

55 to 64 years

810 193 269 348 97 251 34.5 12.1

65 years and over

378 125 118 135 37 99 29.8 9.3

Men, 16 years and over

3,150 1,095 933 1,122 414 708 23.8 9.1

16 to 19 years

419 173 170 75 36 39 11.6 6.6

20 to 24 years

526 166 180 180 77 103 20.5 9.5

25 to 34 years

778 290 230 257 123 135 20.1 8.7

35 to 44 years

448 158 101 189 70 120 25.5 9.2

45 to 54 years

410 142 98 170 52 118 26.5 10.5

55 to 64 years

386 107 105 175 35 140 38.6 12.6

65 years and over

182 59 48 75 21 54 35.0 9.9

Women, 16 years and over

3,220 1,088 1,104 1,028 395 632 20.6 9.0

16 to 19 years

318 136 125 57 24 33 11.6 5.7

20 to 24 years

457 207 147 103 62 41 11.7 6.8

25 to 34 years

798 265 258 274 106 169 17.8 9.2

35 to 44 years

530 172 177 181 75 106 23.5 11.0

45 to 54 years

498 155 164 180 52 128 25.4 9.3

55 to 64 years

423 87 164 173 62 111 30.8 11.7

65 years and over

196 66 70 60 16 45 24.9 8.8

RACE AND HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

White, 16 years and over

4,421 1,579 1,439 1,404 561 842 20.7 8.5

Men

2,197 793 661 743 280 463 22.8 8.6

Women

2,225 786 778 661 281 379 18.6 8.4

Black or African American, 16 years and over

1,338 425 393 520 170 350 24.8 10.2

Men

624 213 164 247 84 163 26.1 9.7

Women

715 212 229 273 86 187 23.7 10.7

Asian, 16 years and over

312 91 94 127 50 77 27.9 11.7

Men

162 45 50 66 30 36 25.8 11.6

Women

150 46 44 60 20 40 30.2 11.9

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, 16 years and over

1,322 552 420 350 145 204 15.7 6.9

Men

628 256 226 146 48 98 15.6 6.8

Women

694 297 193 204 97 107 15.8 7.1

MARITAL STATUS

Men, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present(1)

883 300 251 332 114 219 24.3 9.5

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

410 140 100 170 43 127 30.1 10.3

Never married

1,857 656 582 619 257 363 22.1 8.6

Women, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present(1)

1,060 344 435 281 109 172 18.2 8.7

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

677 217 199 261 83 178 28.2 10.2

Never married

1,483 527 470 486 204 282 18.8 8.7

Footnotes
(1) Refers to persons in opposite-sex married couples only.
(2) Separated includes persons who are married, spouse absent.

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: September 07, 2018