Skip to main content
   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Feb 2019
Name Feb 2019 Jan 2019 Feb 2018 Units
Total
Civilian noninstitutional population
258,392 258,239 256,934 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
162,793 162,104 161,494 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
63.0 62.8 62.9 %
Employed
156,167 154,964 154,403 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
60.4 60.0 60.1 %
Unemployed
6,625 7,140 7,091 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
4.1 4.4 4.4 %
Not in Labor Force
95,599 96,135 95,439 Thous. of Persons
Persons who currently want a job
5,196 5,435 5,152 Thous. of Persons
Men, 16 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
124,965 124,890 124,250 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
86,056 85,829 85,806 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
68.9 68.7 69.1 %
Employed
82,311 81,798 81,829 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
65.9 65.5 65.9 %
Unemployed
3,745 4,031 3,977 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
4.4 4.7 4.6 %
Not in Labor Force
38,909 39,060 38,444 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
116,513 116,436 115,748 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
83,435 83,139 83,053 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
71.6 71.4 71.8 %
Employed
80,117 79,504 79,552 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
68.8 68.3 68.7 %
Unemployed
3,318 3,635 3,501 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
4.0 4.4 4.2 %
Not in Labor Force
33,078 33,296 32,695 Thous. of Persons
Women, 16 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
133,427 133,350 132,684 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
76,737 76,275 75,688 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
57.5 57.2 57 %
Employed
73,857 73,166 72,574 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
55.4 54.9 54.7 %
Unemployed
2,880 3,109 3,114 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.8 4.1 4.1 %
Not in Labor Force
56,690 57,075 56,996 Thous. of Persons
Women, 20 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
125,177 125,099 124,407 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
73,942 73,485 72,791 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
59.1 58.7 58.5 %
Employed
71,396 70,731 70,029 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
57.0 56.5 56.3 %
Unemployed
2,546 2,754 2,762 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.4 3.7 3.8 %
Not in Labor Force
51,235 51,615 51,616 Thous. of Persons
Both Sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian noninstitutional population
16,702 16,704 16,778 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
5,416 5,480 5,650 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
32.4 32.8 33.7 %
Employed
4,655 4,729 4,822 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
27.9 28.3 28.7 %
Unemployed
761 751 828 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
14.0 13.7 14.7 %
Not in Labor Force
11,286 11,224 11,128 Thous. of Persons
   

Subscribe to the FRED newsletter


Follow us

Back to Top
Click to send us feedback