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Table 1. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and selected characteristics, 2012 annual averages

Table 1. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by disability status and selected characteristics, 2012 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

243,284 154,975 63.7 142,469 58.6 12,506 8.1 88,310

Men

117,343 82,327 70.2 75,555 64.4 6,771 8.2 35,017

Women

125,941 72,648 57.7 66,914 53.1 5,734 7.9 53,293

PERSONS WITH A DISABILITY

Total, 16 years and over

28,251 5,816 20.6 5,037 17.8 779 13.4 22,435

Men

12,929 3,190 24.7 2,770 21.4 420 13.2 9,739

Women

15,322 2,626 17.1 2,267 14.8 359 13.7 12,696

Age

16 to 64 years

15,339 4,854 31.6 4,146 27.0 708 14.6 10,484

16 to 19 years

626 139 22.3 85 13.6 54 38.7 486

20 to 24 years

777 309 39.8 223 28.8 86 27.7 468

25 to 34 years

1,652 699 42.3 574 34.7 126 18.0 953

35 to 44 years

2,183 810 37.1 682 31.2 128 15.8 1,373

45 to 54 years

4,182 1,309 31.3 1,144 27.3 165 12.6 2,873

55 to 64 years

5,919 1,588 26.8 1,438 24.3 150 9.4 4,332

65 years and over

12,912 961 7.4 890 6.9 71 7.4 11,951

Race and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

White

22,854 4,820 21.1 4,228 18.5 592 12.3 18,035

Black or African American

3,732 635 17.0 503 13.5 132 20.8 3,097

Asian

709 125 17.7 111 15.6 15 11.8 583

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

2,813 563 20.0 456 16.2 107 19.0 2,250

Educational attainment

Total, 25 years and over

26,848 5,367 20.0 4,728 17.6 640 11.9 21,481

Less than a high school diploma

6,109 599 9.8 500 8.2 99 16.5 5,509

High school graduates, no college(1)

9,851 1,726 17.5 1,518 15.4 208 12.1 8,126

Some college or associate degree

6,649 1,726 26.0 1,507 22.7 219 12.7 4,922

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

4,239 1,316 31.0 1,203 28.4 113 8.6 2,923

PERSONS WITH NO DISABILITY

Total, 16 years and over

215,034 149,159 69.4 137,433 63.9 11,727 7.9 65,875

Men

104,415 79,137 75.8 72,785 69.7 6,352 8.0 25,278

Women

110,619 70,022 63.3 64,647 58.4 5,375 7.7 40,597

Age

16 to 64 years

186,077 142,393 76.5 131,078 70.4 11,315 7.9 43,683

16 to 19 years

16,359 5,684 34.7 4,341 26.5 1,343 23.6 10,675

20 to 24 years

21,022 15,153 72.1 13,185 62.7 1,968 13.0 5,869

25 to 34 years

39,323 32,766 83.3 30,127 76.6 2,639 8.1 6,557

35 to 44 years

37,459 31,924 85.2 29,894 79.8 2,030 6.4 5,535

45 to 54 years

39,516 33,745 85.4 31,730 80.3 2,015 6.0 5,770

55 to 64 years

32,398 23,122 71.4 21,801 67.3 1,321 5.7 9,276

65 years and over

28,957 6,766 23.4 6,355 21.9 411 6.1 22,191

Race and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

White

170,350 118,865 69.8 110,541 64.9 8,324 7.0 51,485

Black or African American

26,176 17,765 67.9 15,353 58.7 2,412 13.6 8,411

Asian

12,107 8,062 66.6 7,594 62.7 468 5.8 4,044

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

33,945 23,828 70.2 21,421 63.1 2,406 10.1 10,118

Educational attainment

Total, 25 years and over

177,653 128,323 72.2 119,907 67.5 8,415 6.6 49,330

Less than a high school diploma

18,773 10,729 57.2 9,423 50.2 1,306 12.2 8,044

High school graduates, no college(1)

51,961 35,046 67.4 32,201 62.0 2,845 8.1 16,915

Some college or associate degree

47,645 35,634 74.8 33,198 69.7 2,435 6.8 12,012

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

59,275 46,914 79.1 45,085 76.1 1,829 3.9 12,360

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 12, 2013
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