Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey

Women in the Labor Force:
A Databook

U.S. Department of Labor
Bureau of Labor Statistics
February 2004
Report 973 (PDF, 77 printed pages, 415 K)

Links to PDF files of individual sections and tables from the report are listed below.

Introduction and Highlights
Technical note

Statistical Tables

  1. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by age and sex, 2002 annual averages
  2. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population 16 years and over by sex, 1970-2002 annual averages
  3. Employment status by race, age, sex, and Hispanic origin, 2002 annual averages
  4. Employment status by marital status and sex, 2002 annual averages
  5. Employment status by sex, presence and age of children, race, and Hispanic origin, 2002
  6. Employment status of women by presence and age of youngest child, marital status, race, and Hispanic origin, 2002
  7. Employment status of women by presence and age of youngest child, 1975-2002
  8. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population 25 to 64 years of age by educational attainment and sex, 2002 annual averages
  9. Percent distribution of the civilian labor force 25 to 64 years of age by educational attainment and sex, March 1970-2002
  10. Employed persons by major occupation and sex, 1983 and 2002 annual averages
  11. Employed persons by detailed occupation and sex, 2002 annual averages
  12. Percent distribution of employed women by occupation, race, and Hispanic origin, 2002 annual averages
  13. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers in constant (2002) dollars by race, Hispanic origin, and sex, 1979-2002
  14. annual averages
  15. Median usual weekly earnings of employed full-time wage and salary
  16. workers 25 years and over by educational attainment and sex, 2002 annual averages
  17. Median usual weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers by detailed occupation and sex, 2002 annual averages
  18. Employed persons by full- and part-time status and sex, 1970-2002 annual averages
  19. Average weekly hours at work in all industries and in nonagricultural industries by sex, 1976-2002 annual averages
  20. Work experience of the population by full- and part-time status and sex, selected years, 1970-2001
  21. Married-couple families by number and relationship of earners, 1967-2001
  22. Contribution of wives' earnings to family income, 1970-2001
  23. Wives who earn more than their husbands, 1987-2001
  24. Wage and salary workers paid hourly rates with earnings at or below the prevailing Federal minimum wage by selected characteristics, 2002 annual averages
  25. Working poor: Poverty status of persons in the labor force 27 weeks or more by age, sex, race, and Hispanic origin, 2001
  26. Percent distribution of employed persons by age, sex, and contingent and noncontingent status, February 2001
  27. Percent distribution of employed persons by age, sex, and alternative work arrangement, February 2001
  28. Flexible schedules: Full-time wage and salary workers by selected characteristics, May 2001
  29. Job-related work at home on primary job: All workers by marital status, presence and age of children, sex, and pay status, May 2001
  30. Displaced workers by age, sex, race, Hispanic origin, and employment status in January 2002
  31. Labor force status of 2001 high school graduates and 2000-01 high school dropouts 16 to 24 years old by school enrollment and sex, October 2001
  32. Labor force status of persons 16 to 24 years old by school enrollment, sex, and educational attainment, October 2001
  33. Multiple jobholders and multiple jobholding rates by sex and race, May of selected years, 1970-2002, not seasonally adjusted
  34. Unincorporated self-employed persons in nonagricultural industries by sex, 1976-2002 annual averages
  35. Employment status of the U.S. born and foreign-born civilian noninstitutional population by age and sex, 2001 annual averages
  36. Union affiliation of employed wage and salary workers by sex, annual averages, 1983-2002


Last Modified Date: May 13, 2004

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