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 January 2017
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

8,149 2,824 2,216 3,109 1,201 1,908 23.7 9.6

16 to 19 years

842 387 212 243 126 117 12.4 6.6

20 to 24 years

1,353 538 426 390 180 210 16.7 7.5

25 to 34 years

1,928 649 571 708 309 399 21.2 9.8

35 to 44 years

1,441 467 438 536 207 329 23.2 9.5

45 to 54 years

1,217 358 297 561 190 371 30.6 12.7

55 to 64 years

1,006 308 193 504 154 350 34.0 14.6

65 years and over

362 117 79 167 35 132 39.6 12.6

Men, 16 years and over

4,514 1,619 1,314 1,581 584 996 22.6 8.8

16 to 19 years

446 232 102 112 58 54 11.4 4.3

20 to 24 years

821 329 267 224 108 117 16.2 6.9

25 to 34 years

1,106 382 331 393 145 247 22.6 9.5

35 to 44 years

795 248 271 276 105 172 20.8 9.2

45 to 54 years

645 213 179 253 86 167 25.2 10.3

55 to 64 years

524 169 122 233 65 168 33.1 11.9

65 years and over

177 46 42 89 17 72 47.5 15.1

Women, 16 years and over

3,635 1,204 902 1,529 616 912 25.1 10.6

16 to 19 years

396 155 110 131 68 63 13.5 8.2

20 to 24 years

532 209 158 165 72 93 17.6 8.4

25 to 34 years

822 268 239 315 163 152 19.3 10.1

35 to 44 years

646 219 168 260 103 157 26.2 9.9

45 to 54 years

572 145 119 308 104 204 36.6 17.0

55 to 64 years

482 139 71 271 89 182 35.0 19.8

65 years and over

185 71 37 77 18 60 32.0 10.3

RACE AND HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

White, 16 years and over

5,824 2,108 1,639 2,076 787 1,289 23.0 8.9

Men

3,303 1,204 1,019 1,081 372 709 22.4 8.3

Women

2,521 904 621 996 416 580 23.7 9.8

Black or African American, 16 years and over

1,569 426 414 729 300 429 27.5 13.0

Men

795 234 200 361 143 218 26.9 12.7

Women

774 192 214 368 157 211 28.1 13.4

Asian, 16 years and over

367 157 68 142 38 104 23.3 8.4

Men

203 110 41 52 14 38 15.0 4.3

Women

165 47 27 90 24 66 33.6 18.5

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, 16 years and over

1,781 664 526 591 246 345 19.2 8.7

Men

949 383 314 252 110 142 15.9 7.3

Women

832 281 212 339 137 203 22.9 11.1

MARITAL STATUS

Men, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present(1)

1,492 491 480 521 164 357 24.2 9.1

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

617 216 160 241 87 153 25.2 10.0

Never married

2,405 912 674 819 333 486 20.9 8.4

Women, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present(1)

1,164 424 239 502 183 319 28.4 10.2

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

776 218 178 379 133 246 28.6 14.0

Never married

1,695 562 485 648 301 347 21.2 10.0

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: February 03, 2017