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Table 1. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and selected characteristics, 2014 annual averages

Table 1. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and selected characteristics, 2014 annual averages
[Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic Civilian
noninsti-
tutional
population
Civilian labor force Not in
labor
force
Total Participation
rate
Employed Unemployed
Total Percent of
population
Total Rate

TOTAL

Total, 16 years and over

247,947 155,922 62.9 146,305 59.0 9,617 6.2 92,025

Men

119,748 82,882 69.2 77,692 64.9 5,190 6.3 36,865

Women

128,199 73,039 57.0 68,613 53.5 4,426 6.1 55,159

PERSONS WITH A DISABILITY

Total, 16 years and over

29,219 5,699 19.5 4,985 17.1 714 12.5 23,520

Men

13,580 3,108 22.9 2,719 20.0 389 12.5 10,472

Women

15,639 2,591 16.6 2,266 14.5 325 12.5 13,047

Age

16 to 64 years

15,612 4,717 30.2 4,062 26.0 656 13.9 10,895

16 to 19 years

585 137 23.5 81 13.8 56 41.0 448

20 to 24 years

840 368 43.9 274 32.6 95 25.7 471

25 to 34 years

1,783 757 42.5 622 34.9 135 17.9 1,026

35 to 44 years

2,127 748 35.2 645 30.3 103 13.8 1,379

45 to 54 years

4,058 1,196 29.5 1,057 26.0 139 11.6 2,863

55 to 64 years

6,220 1,511 24.3 1,384 22.2 128 8.4 4,709

65 years and over

13,606 981 7.2 923 6.8 58 5.9 12,625

Race and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

White

23,551 4,719 20.0 4,189 17.8 530 11.2 18,833

Black or African American

3,871 598 15.5 469 12.1 129 21.6 3,273

Asian

791 140 17.7 128 16.2 12 8.6 651

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

3,051 646 21.2 542 17.8 104 16.1 2,405

Educational attainment

Total, 25 years and over

27,794 5,193 18.7 4,630 16.7 563 10.8 22,601

Less than a high school diploma

5,917 557 9.4 468 7.9 89 16.0 5,359

High school graduates, no college(1)

10,242 1,650 16.1 1,464 14.3 186 11.3 8,592

Some college or associate degree

7,088 1,690 23.8 1,510 21.3 181 10.7 5,398

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

4,547 1,295 28.5 1,188 26.1 107 8.3 3,252

PERSONS WITH NO DISABILITY

Total, 16 years and over

218,728 150,223 68.7 141,320 64.6 8,903 5.9 68,505

Men

106,168 79,775 75.1 74,974 70.6 4,801 6.0 26,393

Women

112,560 70,448 62.6 66,347 58.9 4,101 5.8 42,112

Age

16 to 64 years

187,375 142,847 76.2 134,273 71.7 8,574 6.0 44,528

16 to 19 years

16,048 5,517 34.4 4,467 27.8 1,050 19.0 10,532

20 to 24 years

21,240 15,273 71.9 13,620 64.1 1,653 10.8 5,967

25 to 34 years

40,348 33,442 82.9 31,353 77.7 2,088 6.2 6,906

35 to 44 years

37,438 31,758 84.8 30,322 81.0 1,436 4.5 5,680

45 to 54 years

38,756 32,866 84.8 31,499 81.3 1,368 4.2 5,890

55 to 64 years

33,544 23,991 71.5 23,012 68.6 979 4.1 9,553

65 years and over

31,353 7,376 23.5 7,048 22.5 329 4.5 23,977

Race and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

White

171,947 118,609 69.0 112,599 65.5 6,010 5.1 53,338

Black or African American

26,972 18,275 67.8 16,264 60.3 2,011 11.0 8,697

Asian

12,993 8,620 66.3 8,197 63.1 424 4.9 4,373

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

35,349 24,724 69.9 22,950 64.9 1,774 7.2 10,625

Educational attainment

Total, 25 years and over

181,440 129,434 71.3 123,233 67.9 6,201 4.8 52,006

Less than a high school diploma

18,226 10,271 56.4 9,384 51.5 887 8.6 7,955

High school graduates, no college(1)

51,818 34,382 66.4 32,401 62.5 1,981 5.8 17,435

Some college or associate degree

48,606 35,630 73.3 33,789 69.5 1,841 5.2 12,976

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

62,790 49,151 78.3 47,659 75.9 1,492 3.0 13,639

Footnotes
(1) Includes persons with a high school diploma or equivalent.
(2) Includes persons with bachelor's, master's, professional, and doctoral degrees.

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.

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Last Modified Date: June 16, 2015
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