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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
Feb.
2014
Feb.
2015
Feb.
2014
Feb.
2015
Feb.
2014
Feb.
2015

Total, 16 years and over(1)

144,134 147,118 10,893 9,095 7.0 5.8

Management, professional, and related occupations

55,501 57,596 1,845 1,601 3.2 2.7

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

22,664 23,630 838 674 3.6 2.8

Professional and related occupations

32,838 33,966 1,007 927 3.0 2.7

Service occupations

25,007 24,802 2,249 1,971 8.3 7.4

Sales and office occupations

33,667 34,054 2,522 1,821 7.0 5.1

Sales and related occupations

15,799 15,838 1,322 868 7.7 5.2

Office and administrative support occupations

17,868 18,216 1,200 953 6.3 5.0

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,148 13,258 1,487 1,454 10.2 9.9

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

905 966 115 170 11.3 15.0

Construction and extraction occupations

7,409 7,323 1,114 959 13.1 11.6

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,833 4,968 257 325 5.0 6.1

Production, transportation, and material moving
occupations

16,811 17,409 1,671 1,380 9.0 7.3

Production occupations

8,198 8,481 692 639 7.8 7.0

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,613 8,928 978 741 10.2 7.7

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: March 06, 2015
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