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Table 11. Employed persons who worked at home by age, sex, educational attainment, and disability status, May 2012

Table 11. Employed persons who worked at home by age, sex, educational attainment, and disability status, May 2012
[Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic Total
employed
Worked at home
Number Percent of
total
employed

TOTAL

Total, 16 years and over

143,144 29,135 20.4

16 to 64 years

136,280 26,868 19.7

65 years and over

6,863 2,267 33.0

Men

75,931 15,504 20.4

Women

67,212 13,631 20.3

Total, 25 years and over

125,418 28,292 22.6

Less than a high school diploma

10,269 702 6.8

High school graduates, no college(1)

33,807 3,610 10.7

Some college or associate degree

34,398 6,087 17.7

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

46,943 17,892 38.1

Persons with a disability

Total, 16 years and over

5,162 1,265 24.5

16 to 64 years

4,350 943 21.7

65 years and over

812 322 39.7

Men

2,775 699 25.2

Women

2,387 566 23.7

Total, 25 years and over

4,829 1,239 25.7

Less than a high school diploma

576 85 14.8

High school graduates, no college(1)

1,564 211 13.5

Some college or associate degree

1,547 385 24.9

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

1,142 559 48.9

Persons with no disability

Total, 16 years and over

137,982 27,870 20.2

16 to 64 years

131,930 25,925 19.7

65 years and over

6,052 1,945 32.1

Men

73,156 14,806 20.2

Women

64,826 13,065 20.2

Total, 25 years and over

120,588 27,053 22.4

Less than a high school diploma

9,693 617 6.4

High school graduates, no college(1)

32,243 3,400 10.5

Some college or associate degree

32,851 5,703 17.4

Bachelor's degree and higher(2)

45,801 17,333 37.8

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

NOTE: Persons who worked at home include those who responded that they work at home when asked about their typical commute and those who responded yes when asked if they do any work at home for their job or business.

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Last Modified Date: April 24, 2013
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