Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey

Employment status and disability status, August 2009


Table 1. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by sex, age, and disability status, not seasonally adjusted (Numbers in thousands)
Employment status, sex, and age Persons with a disability Persons with no disability
July
2009
Aug.
2009
July
2009
Aug.
2009

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

27,027 26,993 208,842 209,094

Civilian labor force

6,217 5,989 150,039 148,907

Percent of population in labor force

23.0 22.2 71.8 71.2

Employed

5,275 4,978 135,780 135,096

Employment-population ratio

19.5 18.4 65.0 64.

Unemployed

942 1,011 14,259 13,811

Unemployment rate

15.1 16.9 9.5 9.3

Not in labor force

20,810 21,003 58,804 60,186

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,820 2,731 77,013 76,346

Percent of population in labor force

39.7 38.0 85.0 84.2

Employed

2,370 2,198 69,188 68,767

Employment-population ratio

33.3 30.6 76.3 75.9

Unemployed

450 534 7,825 7,578

Unemployment rate

16.0 19.5 10.2 9.9

Not in labor force

4,290 4,459 13,642 14,304

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,575 2,408 67,421 66,844

Percent of population in labor force

33.5 32.2 72.9 72.1

Employed

2,153 2,012 61,368 60,976

Employment-population ratio

28.0 26.9 66.4 65.8

Unemployed

422 396 6,054 5,868

Unemployment rate

16.4 16.4 9.0 8.8

Not in labor force

5,103 5,076 25,025 25,860

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

821 850 5,604 5,718

Percent of population in labor force

6.7 6.9 21.8 22.2

Employed

752 768 5,224 5,353

Employment-population ratio

6.1 6.2 20.3 20.8

Unemployed

70 82 380 365

Unemployment rate

8.5 9.6 6.8 6.4

Not in labor force

11,417 11,469 20,137 20,023

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Last Modified Date: September 04, 2009

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