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    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Mar 2019
Name Mar 2019 Feb 2019 Mar 2018 Units
Total
Civilian noninstitutional population
258,537 258,392 257,097 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
162,823 162,793 161,548 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
63.0 63.0 62.8 %
Employed
156,441 156,167 154,877 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
60.5 60.4 60.2 %
Unemployed
6,382 6,625 6,671 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.9 4.1 4.1 %
Not in Labor Force
95,714 95,599 95,549 Thous. of Persons
Persons who currently want a job
4,887 5,196 4,793 Thous. of Persons
Men, 16 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
125,037 124,965 124,331 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
86,286 86,056 85,924 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
69.0 68.9 69.1 %
Employed
82,606 82,311 82,151 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
66.1 65.9 66.1 %
Unemployed
3,681 3,745 3,773 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
4.3 4.4 4.4 %
Not in Labor Force
38,750 38,909 38,407 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
116,586 116,513 115,832 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
83,603 83,435 83,162 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
71.7 71.6 71.8 %
Employed
80,295 80,117 79,810 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
68.9 68.8 68.9 %
Unemployed
3,308 3,318 3,352 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
4.0 4.0 4.0 %
Not in Labor Force
32,983 33,078 32,670 Thous. of Persons
Women, 16 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
133,500 133,427 132,766 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
76,536 76,737 75,624 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
57.3 57.5 57 %
Employed
73,835 73,857 72,726 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
55.3 55.4 54.8 %
Unemployed
2,701 2,880 2,898 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.5 3.8 3.8 %
Not in Labor Force
56,964 56,690 57,142 Thous. of Persons
Women, 20 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
125,252 125,177 124,491 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
73,658 73,942 72,780 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
58.8 59.1 58.5 %
Employed
71,259 71,396 70,178 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
56.9 57.0 56.4 %
Unemployed
2,399 2,546 2,602 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.3 3.4 3.6 %
Not in Labor Force
51,594 51,235 51,711 Thous. of Persons
Both Sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian noninstitutional population
16,698 16,702 16,774 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
5,562 5,416 5,606 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
33.3 32.4 33.4 %
Employed
4,887 4,655 4,889 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
29.3 27.9 29.1 %
Unemployed
675 761 717 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
12.1 14.0 12.8 %
Not in Labor Force
11,137 11,286 11,169 Thous. of Persons
   

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