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Current Population Survey (Household Data)

Civilian labor force by age and sex, monthly, not seasonally adjusted

   

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    Jan 1948    
 
 
    May 2024
Thousands of Persons
Name May 2024 Apr 2024 May 2023
Both Genders
16 years and over
167,576 167,484 166,702
16 to 19 years
6,570 6,236 6,185
16 to 17 years
2,366 2,216 2,349
18 to 19 years
4,204 4,020 3,837
20 to 24 years
15,036 15,200 15,706
25 years and over
145,970 146,048 144,811
25 to 64 years
134,479 134,612 133,733
25 to 34 years
37,166 37,063 37,246
35 to 44 years
37,350 37,347 36,315
45 to 54 years
32,919 32,956 32,986
55 to 64 years
27,044 27,247 27,186
65 years and over
11,491 11,436 11,079
Men
16 years and over
88,591 88,472 88,701
16 to 19 years
3,308 3,125 3,125
16 to 17 years
1,135 1,077 1,077
18 to 19 years
2,174 2,049 2,048
20 to 24 years
7,741 7,782 8,058
25 years and over
77,541 77,565 77,517
25 to 64 years
71,318 71,348 71,489
25 to 34 years
19,708 19,685 19,892
35 to 44 years
19,920 19,839 19,568
45 to 54 years
17,370 17,405 17,509
55 to 64 years
14,321 14,420 14,519
65 years and over
6,223 6,217 6,029
Women
16 years and over
78,985 79,011 78,001
16 to 19 years
3,262 3,110 3,060
16 to 17 years
1,232 1,139 1,271
18 to 19 years
2,030 1,971 1,789
20 to 24 years
7,295 7,419 7,647
25 years and over
68,429 68,483 67,294
25 to 64 years
63,160 63,264 62,244
25 to 34 years
17,459 17,378 17,354
35 to 44 years
17,430 17,508 16,747
45 to 54 years
15,549 15,551 15,476
55 to 64 years
12,723 12,826 12,666
65 years and over
5,268 5,219 5,050
   

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