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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
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

28,589 29,786 217,978 219,058

Civilian labor force

5,590 5,881 149,456 150,416

Participation rate

19.6 19.7 68.6 68.7

Employed

4,900 5,245 139,875 142,422

Employment-population ratio

17.1 17.6 64.2 65.0

Unemployed

690 637 9,581 7,994

Unemployment rate

12.3 10.8 6.4 5.3

Not in labor force

22,999 23,905 68,522 68,642

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,485 2,502 75,372 75,706

Participation rate

32.8 31.9 82.0 82.2

Employed

2,110 2,239 70,300 71,594

Employment-population ratio

27.9 28.5 76.4 77.7

Unemployed

374 263 5,072 4,111

Unemployment rate

15.1 10.5 6.7 5.4

Not in labor force

5,084 5,344 16,585 16,399

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,255 2,348 66,745 67,285

Participation rate

28.6 29.1 70.1 70.6

Employed

1,985 2,043 62,595 63,727

Employment-population ratio

25.2 25.3 65.8 66.9

Unemployed

270 305 4,150 3,558

Unemployment rate

12.0 13.0 6.2 5.3

Not in labor force

5,624 5,735 28,419 27,992

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

850 1,031 7,339 7,425

Participation rate

6.5 7.4 23.8 23.4

Employed

805 962 6,980 7,100

Employment-population ratio

6.1 6.9 22.6 22.4

Unemployed

45 69 359 325

Unemployment rate

5.3 6.7 4.9 4.4

Not in labor force

12,290 12,826 23,519 24,251

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: December 05, 2014
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