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Table A-13. Employed and unemployed persons by occupation, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-13. Employed and unemployed persons by occupation, not seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation Employed Unemployed Unemployment
rates
Jan.
2015
Jan.
2016
Jan.
2015
Jan.
2016
Jan.
2015
Jan.
2016

Total, 16 years and over(1)

146,552 149,037 9,498 8,309 6.1 5.3

Management, professional, and related occupations

57,367 59,014 1,741 1,404 2.9 2.3

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

23,447 24,829 721 572 3.0 2.3

Professional and related occupations

33,920 34,185 1,020 832 2.9 2.4

Service occupations

25,342 25,739 2,082 1,766 7.6 6.4

Sales and office occupations

33,114 33,579 1,941 1,870 5.5 5.3

Sales and related occupations

15,394 15,571 950 822 5.8 5.0

Office and administrative support occupations

17,721 18,007 991 1,049 5.3 5.5

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,007 13,327 1,433 1,249 9.9 8.6

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

983 906 212 166 17.7 15.5

Construction and extraction occupations

7,190 7,465 901 863 11.1 10.4

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,834 4,955 320 220 6.2 4.3

Production, transportation, and material moving
occupations

17,722 17,379 1,379 1,281 7.2 6.9

Production occupations

8,573 8,340 642 541 7.0 6.1

Transportation and material moving occupations

9,149 9,040 737 739 7.5 7.6

Footnotes
(1) Persons with no previous work experience and persons whose last job was in the U.S. Armed Forces are included in the unemployed total.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: February 05, 2016
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