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    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Jan 2018
Name Jan 2018 Dec 2017 Jan 2017 Units
Total
Civilian noninstitutional population
256,780 256,109 254,082 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
160,037 159,880 158,676 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.3 62.4 62.5 %
Employed
152,848 153,602 150,527 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
59.5 60 59.2 %
Unemployed
7,189 6,278 8,149 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
4.5 3.9 5.1 %
Not in Labor Force
96,743 96,230 95,406 Thous. of Persons
Persons who currently want a job
5,364 5,071 5,934 Thous. of Persons
Men, 16 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
124,173 123,786 122,781 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
85,125 84,831 84,234 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
68.6 68.5 68.6 %
Employed
81,046 81,300 79,721 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
65.3 65.7 64.9 %
Unemployed
4,079 3,531 4,514 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
4.8 4.2 5.4 %
Not in Labor Force
39,048 38,955 38,546 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
115,669 115,292 114,297 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
82,431 82,193 81,551 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
71.3 71.3 71.4 %
Employed
78,761 79,025 77,483 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
68.1 68.5 67.8 %
Unemployed
3,670 3,168 4,068 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
4.5 3.9 5.0 %
Not in Labor Force
33,238 33,099 32,746 Thous. of Persons
Women, 16 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
132,607 132,323 131,301 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
74,912 75,048 74,441 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
56.5 56.7 56.7 %
Employed
71,802 72,301 70,806 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
54.1 54.6 53.9 %
Unemployed
3,110 2,747 3,635 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
4.2 3.7 4.9 %
Not in Labor Force
57,695 57,275 56,860 Thous. of Persons
Women, 20 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
124,328 124,057 123,052 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
72,095 72,237 71,663 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
58 58.2 58.2 %
Employed
69,378 69,775 68,423 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
55.8 56.2 55.6 %
Unemployed
2,717 2,462 3,240 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.8 3.4 4.5 %
Not in Labor Force
52,234 51,820 51,389 Thous. of Persons
Both Sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian noninstitutional population
16,783 16,760 16,734 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
5,511 5,449 5,462 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
32.8 32.5 32.6 %
Employed
4,709 4,801 4,620 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
28.1 28.6 27.6 %
Unemployed
802 648 842 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
14.6 11.9 15.4 %
Not in Labor Force
11,271 11,311 11,272 Thous. of Persons
   

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