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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
Apr.
2014
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2014
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2014
Apr.
2015

Total, 16 years and over(1)

145,767 148,587 9,079 7,966 5.9 5.1

Management, professional, and related occupations

55,896 57,953 1,642 1,435 2.9 2.4

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

22,707 23,960 748 633 3.2 2.6

Professional and related occupations

33,189 33,993 894 802 2.6 2.3

Service occupations

25,755 25,419 1,777 1,733 6.5 6.4

Sales and office occupations

33,873 34,129 2,079 1,852 5.8 5.1

Sales and related occupations

16,076 15,875 997 920 5.8 5.5

Office and administrative support occupations

17,797 18,253 1,082 932 5.7 4.9

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,178 13,584 1,168 1,097 8.1 7.5

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

935 1,036 152 127 14.0 10.9

Construction and extraction occupations

7,536 7,734 821 718 9.8 8.5

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,707 4,814 195 253 4.0 5.0

Production, transportation, and material moving
occupations

17,065 17,503 1,446 1,077 7.8 5.8

Production occupations

8,184 8,505 671 494 7.6 5.5

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,881 8,998 776 584 8.0 6.1

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: May 08, 2015
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