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 March 2017
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

20,635 10,270 49.8 9,865 47.8 405 3.9 10,365

18 to 24 years

211 166 78.4 148 70.0 18 10.8 46

25 to 34 years

1,735 1,398 80.6 1,305 75.2 93 6.7 337

35 to 44 years

2,274 1,953 85.9 1,873 82.4 80 4.1 321

45 to 54 years

3,234 2,704 83.6 2,629 81.3 75 2.8 530

55 to 64 years

3,687 2,231 60.5 2,163 58.7 68 3.1 1,456

65 years and over

9,495 1,818 19.1 1,748 18.4 70 3.9 7,677

Men, 18 years and over

18,609 9,067 48.7 8,728 46.9 339 3.7 9,542

18 to 24 years

179 142 79.3 124 69.3 18 12.6 37

25 to 34 years

1,412 1,181 83.6 1,112 78.7 69 5.8 231

35 to 44 years

1,867 1,660 88.9 1,598 85.6 62 3.7 207

45 to 54 years

2,746 2,325 84.7 2,259 82.3 66 2.8 421

55 to 64 years

3,254 1,986 61.0 1,931 59.3 55 2.8 1,268

65 years and over

9,151 1,773 19.4 1,704 18.6 69 3.9 7,378

Women, 18 years and over

2,026 1,203 59.4 1,137 56.1 66 5.5 823

18 to 24 years

32 24 - 24 - 0 - 8

25 to 34 years

323 217 67.3 193 59.7 25 11.4 105

35 to 44 years

407 294 72.1 275 67.5 19 6.4 113

45 to 54 years

488 379 77.7 370 75.8 9 2.3 109

55 to 64 years

433 245 56.7 232 53.7 13 5.2 188

65 years and over

344 44 12.9 43 12.6 1 - 299

Gulf War-era II veterans

Total, 18 years and over

4,008 3,183 79.4 3,022 75.4 160 5.0 825

18 to 24 years

211 166 78.4 148 70.0 18 10.8 46

25 to 34 years

1,709 1,378 80.6 1,284 75.1 93 6.8 332

35 to 44 years

1,125 937 83.3 898 79.8 39 4.2 188

45 to 54 years

599 486 81.2 481 80.3 6 1.2 112

55 to 64 years

268 176 65.7 172 64.0 4 2.5 92

65 years and over

96 40 41.6 40 41.6 0 - 56

Men, 18 years and over

3,357 2,746 81.8 2,620 78.1 126 4.6 611

18 to 24 years

179 142 79.3 124 69.3 18 12.6 37

25 to 34 years

1,387 1,160 83.7 1,092 78.7 69 5.9 226

35 to 44 years

938 820 87.4 791 84.3 29 3.5 118

45 to 54 years

534 438 82.1 433 81.0 6 1.3 96

55 to 64 years

240 154 64.1 150 62.3 4 2.8 86

65 years and over

79 31 39.4 31 39.4 0 - 48

Women, 18 years and over

651 437 67.1 402 61.8 35 7.9 214

18 to 24 years

32 24 - 24 - 0 - 8

25 to 34 years

323 217 67.3 193 59.7 25 11.4 105

35 to 44 years

187 117 62.7 107 57.4 10 8.4 70

45 to 54 years

65 48 - 48 - 0 - 17

55 to 64 years

28 22 - 22 - 0 - 6

65 years and over

17 9 - 9 - 0 - 8

NONVETERANS

Total, 18 years and over

224,847 147,565 65.6 141,040 62.7 6,525 4.4 77,282

18 to 24 years

29,070 18,512 63.7 17,043 58.6 1,470 7.9 10,558

25 to 34 years

42,084 34,660 82.4 33,072 78.6 1,589 4.6 7,424

35 to 44 years

37,543 30,977 82.5 29,711 79.1 1,267 4.1 6,565

45 to 54 years

38,704 30,982 80.0 29,919 77.3 1,064 3.4 7,722

55 to 64 years

37,879 24,688 65.2 23,877 63.0 810 3.3 13,192

65 years and over

39,566 7,745 19.6 7,419 18.8 326 4.2 31,821

Men, 18 years and over

99,825 74,648 74.8 71,003 71.1 3,644 4.9 25,178

18 to 24 years

14,568 9,458 64.9 8,558 58.7 900 9.5 5,110

25 to 34 years

20,327 18,171 89.4 17,234 84.8 937 5.2 2,155

35 to 44 years

17,659 16,076 91.0 15,407 87.2 669 4.2 1,583

45 to 54 years

17,753 15,342 86.4 14,797 83.4 545 3.6 2,411

55 to 64 years

16,735 12,067 72.1 11,606 69.4 461 3.8 4,668

65 years and over

12,784 3,532 27.6 3,401 26.6 132 3.7 9,252

Women, 18 years and over

125,021 72,918 58.3 70,037 56.0 2,881 4.0 52,104

18 to 24 years

14,502 9,054 62.4 8,485 58.5 570 6.3 5,448

25 to 34 years

21,757 16,489 75.8 15,838 72.8 651 3.9 5,268

35 to 44 years

19,884 14,901 74.9 14,303 71.9 598 4.0 4,983

45 to 54 years

20,951 15,640 74.6 15,122 72.2 519 3.3 5,311

55 to 64 years

21,145 12,621 59.7 12,272 58.0 349 2.8 8,524

65 years and over

26,782 4,212 15.7 4,018 15.0 194 4.6 22,570

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: April 07, 2017