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Table A-6. Employment status of the civilian population by sex, age, and disability status, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-6. Employment status of the civilian 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
June
2014
June
2015
June
2014
June
2015

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

29,014 30,170 218,800 220,493

Civilian labor force

5,604 6,032 151,394 152,251

Participation rate

19.3 20.0 69.2 69.1

Employed

4,883 5,470 142,221 144,175

Employment-population ratio

16.8 18.1 65.0 65.4

Unemployed

721 562 9,173 8,076

Unemployment rate

12.9 9.3 6.1 5.3

Not in labor force

23,410 24,138 67,406 68,241

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,526 2,638 76,781 76,988

Participation rate

32.7 34.1 83.4 83.1

Employed

2,140 2,402 72,072 72,819

Employment-population ratio

27.7 31.0 78.3 78.6

Unemployed

387 236 4,709 4,169

Unemployment rate

15.3 8.9 6.1 5.4

Not in labor force

5,208 5,108 15,234 15,620

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,071 2,339 67,409 67,574

Participation rate

27.0 28.1 70.6 70.7

Employed

1,794 2,069 63,274 63,950

Employment-population ratio

23.4 24.9 66.2 66.9

Unemployed

277 269 4,135 3,625

Unemployment rate

13.4 11.5 6.1 5.4

Not in labor force

5,592 5,988 28,118 27,988

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

1,007 1,056 7,204 7,689

Participation rate

7.4 7.5 23.0 23.8

Employed

949 999 6,875 7,406

Employment-population ratio

7.0 7.1 22.0 22.9

Unemployed

57 57 329 282

Unemployment rate

5.7 5.4 4.6 3.7

Not in labor force

12,610 13,042 24,054 24,633

NOTE: A person with a disability has at least one of the following conditions: is deaf or has serious difficulty hearing; is blind or has serious difficulty seeing even when wearing glasses; has serious difficulty concentrating, remembering, or making decisions because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition; has serious difficulty walking or climbing stairs; has difficulty dressing or bathing; or has difficulty doing errands alone such as visiting a doctor's office or shopping because of a physical, mental, or emotional condition. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: July 02, 2015
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