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Table A-10. Selected unemployment indicators, seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-10. Selected unemployment indicators, seasonally adjusted
Characteristic Number of
unemployed persons
(in thousands)
Unemployment rates
Dec.
2013
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014
Dec.
2013
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

10,376 9,071 8,688 6.7 6.1 5.9 5.7 5.8 5.6

16 to 19 years

1,150 1,013 963 20.4 19.4 19.8 18.7 17.5 16.8

16 to 17 years

477 359 389 24.0 23.1 20.5 22.3 17.8 18.8

18 to 19 years

667 656 561 18.4 17.6 19.9 16.8 17.6 15.4

20 years and over

9,226 8,059 7,725 6.2 5.6 5.4 5.2 5.4 5.1

20 to 24 years

1,731 1,706 1,673 11.1 10.7 11.5 10.5 10.9 10.8

25 years and over

7,503 6,390 6,068 5.6 5.1 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.5

25 to 54 years

5,845 4,871 4,761 5.8 5.3 4.9 4.9 4.8 4.7

25 to 34 years

2,362 2,082 2,015 7.0 6.8 6.2 6.2 6.1 5.9

35 to 44 years

1,752 1,410 1,389 5.4 4.8 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.3

45 to 54 years

1,730 1,378 1,356 5.1 4.3 4.1 4.0 4.1 4.0

55 years and over

1,700 1,532 1,352 5.1 4.5 3.9 4.1 4.5 3.9

Men, 16 years and over

5,626 4,877 4,810 6.8 6.2 5.9 5.6 5.9 5.8

16 to 19 years

608 523 565 21.3 21.2 21.8 19.5 17.8 19.2

16 to 17 years

244 213 207 25.3 24.7 21.3 25.5 20.1 20.0

18 to 19 years

350 310 341 18.7 19.8 22.6 16.7 16.6 18.2

20 years and over

5,018 4,354 4,245 6.3 5.7 5.3 5.1 5.4 5.3

20 to 24 years

942 949 940 11.7 11.5 12.6 10.4 11.8 11.6

25 years and over

4,069 3,436 3,312 5.7 5.1 4.5 4.6 4.8 4.6

25 to 54 years

3,138 2,584 2,545 5.8 5.3 4.6 4.7 4.8 4.7

25 to 34 years

1,309 1,113 1,067 7.1 6.6 5.8 6.0 6.0 5.7

35 to 44 years

937 731 753 5.3 4.9 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3

45 to 54 years

892 740 725 5.0 4.3 4.0 3.8 4.1 4.1

55 years and over

931 851 768 5.3 4.4 4.0 4.3 4.7 4.2

Women, 16 years and over

4,750 4,195 3,878 6.5 6.1 6.0 5.9 5.7 5.3

16 to 19 years

542 490 398 19.5 17.6 17.8 17.8 17.2 14.2

16 to 17 years

233 146 182 22.8 21.5 19.8 19.0 15.2 17.6

18 to 19 years

317 347 221 18.0 15.4 17.2 17.0 18.6 12.4

20 years and over

4,208 3,705 3,479 6.0 5.6 5.5 5.4 5.2 5.0

20 to 24 years

789 757 732 10.4 9.7 10.2 10.7 10.0 9.9

25 years and over

3,434 2,954 2,756 5.5 5.2 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.4

25 to 54 years

2,707 2,287 2,216 5.8 5.4 5.2 5.2 4.9 4.7

25 to 34 years

1,053 970 949 6.8 7.1 6.6 6.4 6.1 6.0

35 to 44 years

816 679 636 5.5 4.6 4.8 4.8 4.6 4.3

45 to 54 years

839 638 631 5.2 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.0 3.9

55 years and over

768 680 598 4.9 4.7 3.9 3.7 4.2 3.7

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present

1,790 1,468 1,388 3.9 3.2 2.9 3.0 3.2 3.0

Married women, spouse present

1,594 1,243 1,129 4.4 3.7 3.6 3.5 3.4 3.2

Women who maintain families(1)

884 843 791 8.7 9.3 8.3 8.7 8.2 7.8

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS

Full-time workers(2)

8,655 7,592 7,249 6.9 6.2 6.0 6.0 6.0 5.7

Part-time workers(3)

1,738 1,500 1,438 6.0 5.5 5.7 5.0 5.1 5.0

Footnotes
(1) Not seasonally adjusted.
(2) Full-time workers are unemployed persons who have expressed a desire to work full time (35 hours or more per week) or are on layoff from full-time jobs.
(3) Part-time workers are unemployed persons who have expressed a desire to work part time (less than 35 hours per week) or are on layoff from part-time jobs.

NOTE: Detail for the seasonally adjusted data shown in this table will not necessarily add to totals because of the independent seasonal adjustment of the various series. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: January 09, 2015
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