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Labor Force Survey - quarterly levels

Labor Force Survey - quarterly levels, Monthly, Seasonally Adjusted

   

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    Jan 1960    
 
 
    Dec 2023
Persons
Name Dec 2023 Nov 2023 Dec 2022
Active population
Aged 15-24
Females
10,975,000 10,995,000 10,462,000
Males
11,183,000 11,316,000 10,839,000
All persons
22,158,000 22,311,000 21,300,000
Aged 25-54
Females
49,490,000 49,603,000 48,944,000
Males
57,162,000 57,205,000 56,016,000
All persons
106,652,000 106,808,000 104,960,000
Aged 55-64
Females
12,580,794.74838 12,765,753.93687 12,809,805.51286
Males
14,587,770.96309 14,643,220.86025 14,623,317.48006
All persons
27,168,565.71147 27,408,974.79712 27,433,122.99292
Aged 15-64
Females
73,132,248.85320 73,462,520.45228 72,269,002.60306
Males
83,221,337.25191 83,369,466.33436 81,853,685.99470
All persons
156,353,586.10512 156,831,986.78664 154,122,688.59776
Aged 15-74
Females
77,281,632.04625 77,714,354.31766 76,324,887.69855
Males
88,173,881.09750 88,320,782.39263 86,861,578.59965
All persons
165,455,513.14374 166,035,136.71029 163,186,466.29820
Aged 15 and over
Females
78,201,000 78,572,000 77,123,000
Males
89,250,000 89,555,000 87,875,000
All persons
167,451,000 168,127,000 164,998,000
Employment - by economic activity
Agriculture, All persons
2,213,074.69856 2,269,144.74487 2,325,507.70298
Construction, All persons
11,873,898.65463 11,763,677.31090 11,832,414.47378
Industry including construction, All persons
27,640,809.77197 27,917,128.10512 27,427,103.28776
Industry excluding construction, All persons
15,766,911.11735 16,153,450.79422 15,594,688.81398
Manufacturing, All persons
15,240,914.95608 15,492,241.05190 15,007,063.09841
Services, All persons
131,379,702.23608 131,671,167.38876 129,585,851.13930
Employed population
Aged 15-24
Females
10,126,000 10,177,000 9,595,000
Males
10,268,000 10,343,000 9,945,000
All persons
20,394,000 20,520,000 19,541,000
Aged 25-54
Females
47,983,000 48,189,000 47,513,000
Males
55,178,000 55,262,000 54,451,000
All persons
103,161,000 103,451,000 101,964,000
Aged 55-64
Females
12,263,258.25946 12,487,431.21468 12,530,683.37195
Males
14,177,204.28950 14,142,014.94451 14,236,535.10966
All persons
26,440,462.54896 26,629,446.15919 26,767,218.48161
Aged 15-64
Females
70,527,058.12257 70,963,098.99833 69,760,168.45374
Males
79,852,046.52129 79,929,759.64061 78,967,032.40587
All persons
150,379,104.64386 150,892,858.63893 148,727,200.85961
Aged 15-74
Females
74,562,183.27718 75,091,884.26629 73,698,867.25382
Males
84,682,353.36239 84,813,883.02485 83,802,480.63224
All persons
159,244,536.63958 159,905,767.29114 157,501,347.88607
Aged 15 and over
Females
75,389,000 75,885,000 74,404,000
Males
85,794,000 85,981,000 84,897,000
All persons
161,183,000 161,866,000 159,300,000
Total Employees Employment - by professional status
151,222,000 152,054,000 149,491,000
Harmonized unemployment - monthly levels
Aged 15-24
Females
849,000 818,000 866,000
Males
916,000 973,000 893,000
All persons
1,764,000 1,791,000 1,760,000
Aged 25 and over
Females
1,962,000 1,870,000 1,854,000
Males
2,540,000 2,601,000 2,085,000
All persons
4,504,000 4,471,000 3,938,000
Females
2,811,000 2,688,000 2,720,000
Males
3,456,000 3,574,000 2,978,000
All persons
6,268,000 6,262,000 5,698,000
Inactive population
Aged 15-24
Females
8,628,603.01343 8,552,074.00698 8,547,972.37936
Males
8,771,191.97965 8,662,804.67364 8,352,849.88872
All persons
17,399,794.99308 17,214,878.68062 16,900,822.26808
Aged 25-54
Females
14,579,935.35631 14,431,494.85160 15,023,910.34401
Males
6,918,430.55844 6,825,589.26171 7,139,945.72868
All persons
21,498,365.91476 21,257,084.11331 22,163,856.07269
Aged 55-64
Females
8,439,703.95852 8,249,781.70067 8,622,529.71734
Males
5,632,063.53673 5,589,220.69401 5,820,729.61268
All persons
14,071,767.49526 13,839,002.39468 14,443,259.33002
Aged 15-64
Females
31,652,060.05446 31,232,018.51914 32,181,671.50679
Males
21,328,434.90082 21,184,394.53307 21,323,366.23086
All persons
52,980,494.95528 52,416,413.05220 53,505,037.73765
Aged 15-74
Females
45,546,042.36993 45,239,131.35831 46,038,447.97890
Males
32,526,725.01787 32,235,285.75105 32,365,302.06857
All persons
78,072,767.38779 77,474,417.10936 78,403,750.04747
Aged 15 and over
Females
58,805,000 58,346,000 58,671,000
Males
41,735,000 41,348,000 41,175,000
All persons
100,540,000 99,695,000 99,846,000
Unemployed population
Aged 15-24
Females
849,000 818,000 866,000
Males
916,000 973,000 893,000
Total
1,764,000 1,791,000 1,760,000
Aged 25-54
Females
1,506,000 1,414,000 1,431,000
Males
1,984,000 1,942,000 1,565,000
Total
3,491,000 3,356,000 2,996,000
Aged 55-64
Females
317,536.48892 278,322.72219 279,122.14091
Males
410,566.67359 501,205.91574 386,782.37040
All persons
728,103.16251 779,528.63793 665,904.51131
Aged 15-64
Females
2,605,190.73063 2,499,421.45396 2,508,834.14931
Males
3,369,290.73063 3,439,706.69375 2,886,653.58884
All persons
5,974,481.46126 5,939,128.14771 5,395,487.73815
Aged 15-74
Females
2,719,448.76906 2,622,470.05138 2,626,020.44473
Males
3,491,527.73511 3,506,899.36778 3,059,097.96740
All persons
6,210,976.50417 6,129,369.41915 5,685,118.41214
Aged 15 and over
Females
2,811,000 2,688,000 2,720,000
Males
3,456,000 3,574,000 2,978,000
All persons
6,268,000 6,262,000 5,698,000
Working age population
Aged 15-24
Females
19,603,603.01343 19,547,074.00698 19,009,972.37936
Males
19,954,191.97965 19,978,804.67364 19,191,849.88872
All persons
39,557,794.99308 39,525,878.68062 38,200,822.26808
Aged 25-54
Females
64,069,935.35631 64,034,494.85160 63,967,910.34401
Males
64,080,430.55845 64,030,589.26171 63,155,945.72868
All persons
128,150,365.91476 128,065,084.11331 127,123,856.07269
Aged 55-64
Females
21,020,498.70691 21,015,535.63754 21,432,335.23021
Males
20,219,834.49982 20,232,441.55426 20,444,047.09274
All persons
41,240,333.20673 41,247,977.19180 41,876,382.32294
Aged 15-64
Females
104,784,308.90766 104,694,538.97142 104,450,674.10985
Males
104,549,772.15274 104,553,860.86743 103,177,052.22556
All persons
209,334,081.06040 209,248,399.83884 207,627,726.33541
Aged 15-74
Females
122,827,674.41617 122,953,485.67597 122,363,335.67746
Males
120,700,606.11537 120,556,068.14368 119,226,880.66821
All persons
243,528,280.53154 243,509,553.81965 241,590,216.34567
Aged 15 and over
Females
137,006,000 136,918,000 135,794,000
Males
130,985,000 130,903,000 129,050,000
All persons
267,991,000 267,822,000 264,844,000
   

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