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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
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2015

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

28,863 29,919 218,395 220,161

Civilian labor force

5,634 5,917 149,994 150,401

Participation rate

19.5 19.8 68.7 68.3

Employed

4,819 5,222 140,271 142,413

Employment-population ratio

16.7 17.5 64.2 64.7

Unemployed

815 695 9,722 7,988

Unemployment rate

14.5 11.7 6.5 5.3

Not in labor force

23,229 24,002 68,401 69,760

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,502 2,674 75,591 75,765

Participation rate

33.1 34.2 82.1 82.0

Employed

2,095 2,306 70,336 71,365

Employment-population ratio

27.7 29.5 76.4 77.2

Unemployed

407 368 5,254 4,400

Unemployment rate

16.3 13.8 7.0 5.8

Not in labor force

5,058 5,140 16,475 16,647

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,170 2,312 67,103 66,766

Participation rate

27.7 28.1 70.5 69.9

Employed

1,827 2,053 62,928 63,434

Employment-population ratio

23.3 25.0 66.1 66.4

Unemployed

343 259 4,175 3,332

Unemployment rate

15.8 11.2 6.2 5.0

Not in labor force

5,661 5,909 28,137 28,777

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

962 931 7,300 7,870

Participation rate

7.1 6.7 23.5 24.4

Employed

897 864 7,007 7,614

Employment-population ratio

6.7 6.2 22.5 23.6

Unemployed

65 67 293 255

Unemployment rate

6.8 7.2 4.0 3.2

Not in labor force

12,510 12,953 23,789 24,337

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: April 03, 2015
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