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 April 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

6,555 1,953 1,735 2,868 1,206 1,662 25.7 12.1

16 to 19 years

752 297 226 229 143 86 13.1 8.8

20 to 24 years

1,007 318 300 389 205 184 20.3 10.8

25 to 34 years

1,466 403 434 629 283 346 21.6 11.4

35 to 44 years

1,128 275 311 542 188 354 28.3 13.9

45 to 54 years

1,096 363 236 497 176 321 29.8 12.3

55 to 64 years

752 195 169 388 135 253 36.8 15.4

65 years and over

355 102 58 194 77 118 39.8 17.2

Men, 16 years and over

3,509 906 943 1,660 748 913 26.2 13.5

16 to 19 years

413 144 132 136 90 47 13.4 10.1

20 to 24 years

602 175 159 268 134 134 21.2 12.6

25 to 34 years

806 174 249 383 174 209 22.2 13.5

35 to 44 years

577 126 166 285 107 178 28.1 14.3

45 to 54 years

503 143 109 251 101 150 33.8 14.5

55 to 64 years

438 93 102 242 95 148 40.5 17.1

65 years and over

172 51 26 95 48 46 28.2 16.6

Women, 16 years and over

3,046 1,047 792 1,207 458 749 25.1 10.6

16 to 19 years

339 153 94 93 53 39 12.9 7.3

20 to 24 years

406 143 142 121 71 50 18.8 9.0

25 to 34 years

660 229 185 246 109 137 20.9 9.4

35 to 44 years

551 149 145 257 81 175 28.4 13.6

45 to 54 years

593 220 127 246 75 171 26.4 10.0

55 to 64 years

314 101 67 145 40 106 31.8 12.8

65 years and over

183 51 32 100 28 71 50.8 18.2

RACE AND HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

White, 16 years and over

4,462 1,409 1,215 1,838 765 1,073 24.5 11.4

Men

2,404 696 652 1,056 452 604 25.3 12.2

Women

2,058 713 564 782 313 469 23.6 10.5

Black or African American, 16 years and over

1,469 367 321 781 351 430 29.0 16.0

Men

756 138 163 455 229 226 29.8 18.4

Women

713 229 158 326 122 204 28.2 12.4

Asian, 16 years and over

301 76 81 143 45 98 34.0 13.4

Men

163 33 49 81 33 48 30.3 14.4

Women

138 44 32 63 13 50 38.3 10.4

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, 16 years and over

1,258 453 348 457 200 257 24.2 10.2

Men

616 207 194 215 100 114 23.9 9.3

Women

642 246 154 242 100 143 24.6 11.2

MARITAL STATUS

Men, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present(1)

1,099 294 277 528 241 288 26.6 13.7

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

487 146 106 236 105 131 25.3 13.4

Never married

1,923 466 561 896 402 494 26.2 13.4

Women, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present(1)

944 378 225 341 99 241 25.4 8.6

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

701 169 206 326 111 214 30.5 13.4

Never married

1,402 499 361 541 247 294 22.2 10.3

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: May 05, 2017