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Labor Force Survey - quarterly levels:
Labor Force Survey - quarterly levels, Quarterly, Seasonally Adjusted

   
    Q1 1960    
 
 
    Q4 2018
Persons
Name Q4 2018 Q3 2018 Q4 2017
Active population
Aged 15-24
Females
2,923,333.33333 2,873,333.33333 2,686,666.66667
Males
3,046,666.66667 2,976,666.66667 2,753,333.33333
All persons
5,966,666.66667 5,846,666.66667 5,443,333.33333
Aged 25-54
Females
18,686,666.66667 18,713,333.33333 18,593,333.33333
Males
23,230,000.00000 23,260,000.00000 23,366,666.66667
All persons
41,916,666.66667 41,960,000.00000 41,963,333.33333
Aged 55-64
Females
5,083,333.33333 5,060,000.00000 4,953,333.33333
Males
6,730,000.00000 6,650,000.00000 6,723,333.33333
All persons
11,816,666.66667 11,710,000.00000 11,676,666.66667
Aged 15-64
Females
26,686,666.66667 26,640,000.00000 26,230,000.00000
Males
33,016,666.66667 32,886,666.66667 32,850,000.00000
All persons
59,706,666.66667 59,526,666.66667 59,076,666.66667
Aged 15-74
Females
29,573,191.92916 29,482,907.74904 28,962,630.38273
Males
37,252,929.65534 37,152,129.51561 36,920,241.67851
All persons
66,826,121.58450 66,635,037.26465 65,882,872.06124
Aged 15 and over
Females
30,340,000.00000 30,153,333.33333 29,603,333.33333
Males
38,346,666.66667 38,113,333.33333 37,826,666.66667
All persons
68,686,666.66667 68,280,000.00000 67,436,666.66667
Employment - by economic activity
Agriculture, All persons
2,118,620.08772 2,102,366.79833 2,039,886.09835
Construction, All persons
5,011,853.88897 5,044,405.93378 5,011,965.86203
Industry including construction, All persons
15,945,173.08246 15,941,098.32023 15,844,656.88352
Industry excluding construction, All persons
10,933,319.19349 10,896,692.38645 10,832,691.02148
Manufacturing, All persons
10,613,117.07353 10,604,549.81011 10,557,727.17857
Services, All persons
48,977,134.69491 48,734,011.63206 47,869,935.39573
Employed population
Aged 15-24
Females
2,836,666.66667 2,773,333.33333 2,566,666.66667
Males
2,930,000.00000 2,856,666.66667 2,636,666.66667
All persons
5,766,666.66667 5,630,000.00000 5,203,333.33333
Aged 25-54
Females
18,230,000.00000 18,253,333.33333 18,096,666.66667
Males
22,643,333.33333 22,676,666.66667 22,733,333.33333
All persons
40,876,666.66667 40,930,000.00000 40,830,000.00000
Aged 55-64
Females
4,973,333.33333 4,960,000.00000 4,846,666.66667
Males
6,553,333.33333 6,480,000.00000 6,530,000.00000
All persons
11,526,666.66667 11,436,666.66667 11,376,666.66667
Aged 15-64
Females
26,040,000.00000 25,990,000.00000 25,506,666.66667
Males
32,123,333.33333 32,013,333.33333 31,903,333.33333
All persons
58,163,333.33333 58,003,333.33333 57,406,666.66667
Aged 15-74
Females
28,903,538.54477 28,804,990.16621 28,203,982.20220
Males
36,254,556.33073 36,174,785.35850 35,859,973.36632
All persons
65,158,094.87550 64,979,775.52471 64,063,955.56852
Aged 15 and over
Females
29,673,333.33333 29,473,333.33333 28,846,666.66667
Males
37,363,333.33333 37,143,333.33333 36,773,333.33333
All persons
67,033,333.33333 66,626,666.66667 65,626,666.66667
Total Employees Employment - by professional status
59,646,666.66667 59,476,666.66667 58,513,333.33333
Harmonized unemployment - monthly levels
Aged 15-24
Females
86,666.66667 100,000.00000 120,000.00000
Males
116,666.66667 120,000.00000 116,666.66667
All persons
200,000.00000 216,666.66667 240,000.00000
Aged 25 and over
Females
576,666.66667 583,333.33333 636,666.66667
Males
876,666.66667 853,333.33333 946,666.66667
All persons
1,463,333.33333 1,440,000.00000 1,576,666.66667
Total
Females
663,333.33333 683,333.33333 756,666.66667
Males
993,333.33333 973,333.33333 1,063,333.33333
All persons
1,663,333.33333 1,656,666.66667 1,816,666.66667
Inactive population
Aged 15-24
Females
3,027,469.06013 3,048,410.93668 3,252,440.66185
Males
3,239,568.16975 3,321,469.21443 3,513,354.92364
All persons
6,267,037.22988 6,369,880.15111 6,765,795.58550
Aged 25-54
Females
4,883,633.20523 4,911,129.85988 5,180,260.52137
Males
1,009,869.84292 1,041,895.20684 1,055,544.36001
All persons
5,893,503.04815 5,953,025.06672 6,235,804.88138
Aged 55-64
Females
2,564,548.23957 2,612,119.13460 2,771,099.76876
Males
821,550.13767 882,994.43083 893,801.82804
All persons
3,386,098.37724 3,495,113.56543 3,664,901.59680
Aged 15-64
Females
10,426,156.87569 10,577,354.11322 11,193,754.97052
Males
5,084,530.97758 5,242,699.02339 5,470,530.03582
All persons
15,510,687.85327 15,820,053.13661 16,664,285.00634
Aged 15-74
Females
16,792,306.26300 16,945,435.65513 17,735,869.53233
Males
9,252,074.67629 9,382,521.98117 9,834,027.92628
All persons
26,044,380.93928 26,327,957.63630 27,569,897.45861
Aged 15 and over
Females
26,996,666.66667 27,160,000.00000 27,776,666.66667
Males
15,220,000.00000 15,456,666.66667 15,780,000.00000
All persons
42,213,333.33333 42,616,666.66667 43,543,333.33333
Unemployed population
Aged 15-24
Females
86,666.66667 100,000.00000 120,000.00000
Males
116,666.66667 120,000.00000 116,666.66667
Total
200,000.00000 216,666.66667 240,000.00000
Aged 25-54
Females
456,666.66667 460,000.00000 496,666.66667
Males
586,666.66667 583,333.33333 633,333.33333
Total
1,040,000.00000 1,030,000.00000 1,133,333.33333
Aged 55-64
Females
110,000.00000 100,000.00000 106,666.66667
Males
176,666.66667 170,000.00000 193,333.33333
All persons
290,000.00000 273,333.33333 300,000.00000
Aged 15-64
Females
646,666.66667 650,000.00000 723,333.33333
Males
893,333.33333 873,333.33333 946,666.66667
All persons
1,543,333.33333 1,523,333.33333 1,670,000.00000
Aged 15-74
Females
669,653.38439 677,917.58283 758,648.18053
Males
998,373.32460 977,344.15711 1,060,268.31219
All persons
1,668,026.70900 1,655,261.73994 1,818,916.49273
Aged 15 and over
Females
663,333.33333 683,333.33333 756,666.66667
Males
993,333.33333 973,333.33333 1,063,333.33333
All persons
1,663,333.33333 1,656,666.66667 1,816,666.66667
Working age population
Aged 15-24
Females
5,950,802.39346 5,921,744.27002 5,939,107.32852
Males
6,286,234.83642 6,298,135.88109 6,266,688.25698
All persons
12,233,703.89655 12,216,546.81778 12,209,128.91883
Aged 25-54
Females
23,570,299.87190 23,624,463.19321 23,773,593.85471
Males
24,239,869.84292 24,301,895.20684 24,422,211.02668
All persons
47,810,169.71481 47,913,025.06672 48,199,138.21471
Aged 55-64
Females
7,647,881.57291 7,672,119.13460 7,724,433.10209
Males
7,551,550.13767 7,532,994.43083 7,617,135.16138
All persons
15,202,765.04391 15,205,113.56543 15,341,568.26347
Aged 15-64
Females
37,112,823.54236 37,217,354.11322 37,423,754.97052
Males
38,101,197.64424 38,129,365.69006 38,320,530.03582
All persons
75,217,354.51994 75,346,719.80328 75,740,951.67301
Aged 15-74
Females
46,365,498.19216 46,428,343.40417 46,698,499.91506
Males
46,505,004.33162 46,534,651.49678 46,754,269.60479
All persons
92,870,502.52378 92,962,994.90095 93,452,769.51985
Aged 15 and over
Females
57,336,666.66667 57,313,333.33333 57,380,000.00000
Males
53,566,666.66667 53,570,000.00000 53,606,666.66667
All persons
110,900,000.00000 110,896,666.66667 110,980,000.00000
   

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