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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
July
2013
July
2014
July
2013
July
2014

TOTAL, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

28,406 29,116 217,349 218,908

Civilian labor force

5,778 5,648 151,418 151,924

Participation rate

20.3 19.4 69.7 69.4

Employed

4,926 4,962 140,186 142,303

Employment-population ratio

17.3 17.0 64.5 65.0

Unemployed

852 686 11,231 9,622

Unemployment rate

14.7 12.1 7.4 6.3

Not in labor force

22,628 23,467 65,932 66,983

Men, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,638 2,557 76,858 77,252

Participation rate

35.3 32.9 83.6 83.9

Employed

2,240 2,222 71,084 72,573

Employment-population ratio

30.0 28.6 77.3 78.8

Unemployed

398 335 5,774 4,679

Unemployment rate

15.1 13.1 7.5 6.1

Not in labor force

4,841 5,207 15,073 14,788

Women, 16 to 64 years

Civilian labor force

2,188 2,133 67,576 67,415

Participation rate

28.3 27.5 71.0 70.6

Employed

1,778 1,844 62,468 62,831

Employment-population ratio

23.0 23.7 65.7 65.8

Unemployed

410 290 5,108 4,584

Unemployment rate

18.7 13.6 7.6 6.8

Not in labor force

5,556 5,637 27,574 28,033

Both sexes, 65 years and over

Civilian labor force

953 958 6,984 7,258

Participation rate

7.2 7.1 23.1 23.1

Employed

908 896 6,634 6,900

Employment-population ratio

6.9 6.6 21.9 22.0

Unemployed

44 61 350 359

Unemployment rate

4.7 6.4 5.0 4.9

Not in labor force

12,232 12,624 23,285 24,162

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: August 01, 2014
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