HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-40. Employment status of persons 18 years and over by veteran status, age, and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Veteran status, age, and sex December 2016
Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not in
labor
force
Total Percent
of
population
Employed Unemployed
Total Percent
of
population
Total Percent
of
labor force

TOTAL VETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

20,757 10,434 50.3 10,009 48.2 424 4.1 10,323

18 to 24 years

223 158 71.1 134 60.2 24 15.3 64

25 to 34 years

1,735 1,477 85.1 1,403 80.9 73 5.0 258

35 to 44 years

2,281 1,975 86.6 1,886 82.7 89 4.5 306

45 to 54 years

3,222 2,748 85.3 2,678 83.1 70 2.6 474

55 to 64 years

3,796 2,398 63.2 2,308 60.8 90 3.8 1,397

65 years and over

9,500 1,678 17.7 1,601 16.8 77 4.6 7,823

Men, 18 years and over

18,735 9,210 49.2 8,822 47.1 388 4.2 9,525

18 to 24 years

183 141 77.3 120 65.6 21 15.1 42

25 to 34 years

1,416 1,245 87.9 1,180 83.3 65 5.2 171

35 to 44 years

1,876 1,659 88.4 1,573 83.9 86 5.2 217

45 to 54 years

2,761 2,399 86.9 2,340 84.8 59 2.4 362

55 to 64 years

3,322 2,133 64.2 2,047 61.6 86 4.0 1,189

65 years and over

9,177 1,634 17.8 1,563 17.0 71 4.3 7,543

Women, 18 years and over

2,022 1,224 60.5 1,187 58.7 36 3.0 798

18 to 24 years

40 17 - 14 - 3 - 23

25 to 34 years

319 232 72.7 224 70.1 8 3.6 87

35 to 44 years

405 316 78.0 313 77.2 3 1.0 89

45 to 54 years

461 349 75.8 338 73.2 12 3.3 112

55 to 64 years

474 265 56.0 261 55.1 4 1.5 208

65 years and over

323 44 13.6 38 11.7 6 - 279

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

4,038 3,341 82.7 3,152 78.1 189 5.7 697

18 to 24 years

223 158 71.1 134 60.2 24 15.3 64

25 to 34 years

1,723 1,464 85.0 1,391 80.7 73 5.0 258

35 to 44 years

1,117 946 84.7 893 80.0 53 5.6 171

45 to 54 years

625 538 86.1 518 82.9 20 3.8 87

55 to 64 years

292 215 73.5 197 67.3 18 8.4 77

65 years and over

59 20 - 20 - 0 - 40

Men, 18 years and over

3,334 2,836 85.1 2,669 80.0 167 5.9 498

18 to 24 years

183 141 77.3 120 65.6 21 15.1 42

25 to 34 years

1,403 1,232 87.8 1,167 83.2 65 5.3 171

35 to 44 years

910 797 87.6 746 82.0 51 6.3 113

45 to 54 years

541 461 85.3 449 83.0 13 2.7 80

55 to 64 years

251 192 76.6 175 69.5 18 9.3 59

65 years and over

46 13 - 13 - 0 - 34

Women, 18 years and over

704 505 71.7 483 68.6 22 4.3 199

18 to 24 years

40 17 - 14 - 3 - 23

25 to 34 years

319 232 72.7 224 70.1 8 3.6 87

35 to 44 years

207 150 72.3 147 70.9 3 1.9 57

45 to 54 years

84 77 91.3 69 82.2 8 10.0 7

55 to 64 years

41 22 - 22 - 0 - 19

65 years and over

13 7 - 7 - 0 - 6

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

224,879 146,581 65.2 140,128 62.3 6,454 4.4 78,297

18 to 24 years

29,019 18,578 64.0 17,035 58.7 1,543 8.3 10,441

25 to 34 years

42,104 34,375 81.6 32,816 77.9 1,560 4.5 7,729

35 to 44 years

37,638 30,907 82.1 29,678 78.9 1,229 4.0 6,731

45 to 54 years

38,989 31,011 79.5 29,956 76.8 1,054 3.4 7,979

55 to 64 years

37,795 24,207 64.0 23,423 62.0 784 3.2 13,588

65 years and over

39,333 7,504 19.1 7,220 18.4 284 3.8 31,830

Men, 18 years and over

99,823 74,321 74.5 70,793 70.9 3,528 4.7 25,502

18 to 24 years

14,602 9,608 65.8 8,663 59.3 944 9.8 4,995

25 to 34 years

20,314 18,004 88.6 17,149 84.4 856 4.8 2,309

35 to 44 years

17,691 16,049 90.7 15,415 87.1 635 4.0 1,642

45 to 54 years

17,887 15,413 86.2 14,873 83.1 540 3.5 2,474

55 to 64 years

16,691 11,865 71.1 11,450 68.6 415 3.5 4,826

65 years and over

12,639 3,383 26.8 3,244 25.7 138 4.1 9,256

Women, 18 years and over

125,055 72,260 57.8 69,335 55.4 2,925 4.0 52,795

18 to 24 years

14,416 8,970 62.2 8,372 58.1 599 6.7 5,446

25 to 34 years

21,790 16,371 75.1 15,667 71.9 704 4.3 5,419

35 to 44 years

19,947 14,858 74.5 14,264 71.5 594 4.0 5,089

45 to 54 years

21,103 15,598 73.9 15,084 71.5 514 3.3 5,505

55 to 64 years

21,105 12,342 58.5 11,973 56.7 369 3.0 8,762

65 years and over

26,695 4,121 15.4 3,975 14.9 146 3.5 22,574

NOTE: Veterans are men and women who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces and were not on active duty at the time of the survey. Gulf War-era II veterans served on active duty anywhere in the world sometime since September 2001. Nonveterans never served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces. 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: January 06, 2017