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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
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

28,701 29,690 217,467 218,756

Civilian labor force

6,005 5,971 149,531 149,932

Participation rate

20.9 20.1 68.8 68.5

Employed

5,218 5,235 139,432 141,706

Employment-population ratio

18.2 17.6 64.1 64.8

Unemployed

786 736 10,098 8,226

Unemployment rate

13.1 12.3 6.8 5.5

Not in labor force

22,696 23,719 67,936 68,824

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,720 2,638 75,531 75,762

Participation rate

35.3 33.1 82.3 82.4

Employed

2,330 2,264 70,135 71,705

Employment-population ratio

30.2 28.4 76.4 78.0

Unemployed

390 375 5,396 4,057

Unemployment rate

14.4 14.2 7.1 5.4

Not in labor force

4,989 5,328 16,231 16,164

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,349 2,358 66,738 66,756

Participation rate

29.7 29.1 70.2 70.1

Employed

2,012 2,052 62,395 62,889

Employment-population ratio

25.5 25.3 65.6 66.1

Unemployed

337 306 4,343 3,867

Unemployment rate

14.4 13.0 6.5 5.8

Not in labor force

5,551 5,738 28,349 28,453

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

936 975 7,261 7,415

Participation rate

7.1 7.2 23.7 23.4

Employed

877 919 6,902 7,113

Employment-population ratio

6.7 6.7 22.5 22.5

Unemployed

59 55 359 302

Unemployment rate

6.3 5.7 4.9 4.1

Not in labor force

12,156 12,653 23,357 24,207

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: October 03, 2014
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