Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey

Labor force status flows by sex, January 2016 [Numbers in thousands]
Status in previous month Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
Status in current month Total Status in current month Total
Employed Unemployed Not in
labor force
Other
outflows(1)
Employed Unemployed Not in
labor force
Other
outflows(1)

Total, 16 years and over

Employed

142,755 2,105 4,818 25 149,703 143,800 1,626 4,479 25 149,929

Unemployed

1,594 4,088 1,859 2 7,542 1,997 4,040 1,865 2 7,904

Not in labor force

4,444 2,099 87,952 196 94,691 4,493 2,109 87,305 196 94,103

Other inflows(2)

245 17 422 - 684 255 17 412 - 684

Total

149,037 8,309 95,051 223 - 150,544 7,791 94,062 223 -

Men, 16 years and over

Employed

75,613 1,259 2,272 14 79,158 76,649 900 1,983 14 79,546

Unemployed

993 2,322 964 1 4,280 1,191 2,216 922 1 4,330

Not in labor force

2,046 980 35,114 93 38,233 2,116 1,011 34,576 93 37,795

Other inflows(2)

141 8 215 - 363 148 7 208 - 363

Total

78,792 4,569 38,566 108 - 80,104 4,134 37,688 108 -

Women, 16 years and over

Employed

67,142 847 2,545 10 70,544 67,150 726 2,497 10 70,383

Unemployed

601 1,766 894 1 3,262 805 1,824 944 1 3,574

Not in labor force

2,398 1,119 52,838 103 56,458 2,378 1,098 52,729 103 56,308

Other inflows(2)

104 9 207 - 321 107 9 204 - 321

Total

70,246 3,741 56,485 114 - 70,440 3,657 56,374 114 -

Footnotes
(1) Includes estimated deaths and adjustments to estimated population totals.
(2) Includes persons just turning 16 and adjustments to estimated population totals.

- Data not defined. For example, the cell at the intersection of "Other inflows" and "Other outflows" is not defined because one cannot simultaneously be classified as both.
SOURCE: Research series from the Current Population Survey, Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Last Modified Date: February 05, 2016

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