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    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Nov 2017
Name Nov 2017 Oct 2017 Nov 2016 Units
Total
Civilian noninstitutional population
255,949 255,766 254,540 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
160,466 160,465 159,451 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.7 62.7 62.6 %
Employed
154,180 154,223 152,385 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
60.2 60.3 59.9 %
Unemployed
6,286 6,242 7,066 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.9 3.9 4.4 %
Not in Labor Force
95,483 95,301 95,089 Thous. of Persons
Persons who currently want a job
4,877 4,938 5,524 Thous. of Persons
Men, 16 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
123,707 123,617 122,998 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
84,943 85,236 84,628 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
68.7 69 68.8 %
Employed
81,535 81,875 80,763 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
65.9 66.2 65.7 %
Unemployed
3,408 3,362 3,865 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
4.0 3.9 4.6 %
Not in Labor Force
38,764 38,380 38,370 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
115,212 115,120 114,506 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
82,257 82,455 81,751 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
71.4 71.6 71.4 %
Employed
79,349 79,530 78,405 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
68.9 69.1 68.5 %
Unemployed
2,909 2,925 3,347 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.5 3.5 4.1 %
Not in Labor Force
32,954 32,665 32,755 Thous. of Persons
Women, 16 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
132,242 132,149 131,542 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
75,523 75,228 74,823 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
57.1 56.9 56.9 %
Employed
72,645 72,348 71,622 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
54.9 54.7 54.4 %
Unemployed
2,877 2,880 3,201 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.8 3.8 4.3 %
Not in Labor Force
56,719 56,921 56,719 Thous. of Persons
Women, 20 Years and Over
Civilian noninstitutional population
123,975 123,882 123,285 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
72,673 72,443 72,109 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
58.6 58.5 58.5 %
Employed
70,163 69,872 69,203 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
56.6 56.4 56.1 %
Unemployed
2,509 2,571 2,906 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.5 3.5 4.0 %
Not in Labor Force
51,302 51,440 51,176 Thous. of Persons
Both Sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian noninstitutional population
16,762 16,763 16,749 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
5,536 5,567 5,591 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
33 33.2 33.4 %
Employed
4,668 4,821 4,778 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
27.8 28.8 28.5 %
Unemployed
868 746 814 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
15.7 13.4 14.6 %
Not in Labor Force
11,226 11,196 11,158 Thous. of Persons
   

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