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    Jan 1954    
 
 
    Sep 2018
Name Sep 2018 Aug 2018 Sep 2017 Units
White
Civilian noninstitutional population
200,476 200,356 199,191 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
125,413 125,462 125,320 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.6 62.6 62.9 %
Employed
121,500 121,040 120,857 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
60.6 60.4 60.7 %
Unemployed
3,913 4,421 4,463 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.1 3.5 3.6 %
Not in Labor Force
75,063 74,894 73,871 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
65,625 65,601 65,412 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
71.5 71.5 71.8 %
Employed
63,796 63,702 63,378 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
69.5 69.4 69.6 %
Unemployed
1,829 1,899 2,034 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
2.8 2.9 3.1 %
Women, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
55,404 55,100 55,501 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
57.5 57.2 57.9 %
Employed
53,811 53,100 53,577 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
55.8 55.1 55.9 %
Unemployed
1,594 2,000 1,924 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
2.9 3.6 3.5 %
Both sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian labor force
4,383 4,761 4,407 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
35.6 38.7 35.7 %
Employed
3,893 4,239 3,902 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
31.6 34.4 31.6 %
Unemployed
490 522 505 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
11.2 11.0 11.5 %
Black or African American
Civilian noninstitutional population
32,848 32,810 32,333 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
20,484 20,452 20,227 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.4 62.3 62.6 %
Employed
19,295 19,114 18,842 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
58.7 58.3 58.3 %
Unemployed
1,189 1,338 1,385 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
5.8 6.5 6.8 %
Not in Labor Force
12,365 12,358 12,106 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
9,369 9,431 9,315 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
68.0 68.6 69 %
Employed
8,842 8,884 8,708 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
64.2 64.6 64.5 %
Unemployed
526 546 606 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
5.6 5.8 6.5 %
Women, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
10,421 10,345 10,153 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.8 62.4 62.2 %
Employed
9,892 9,690 9,549 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
59.6 58.5 58.5 %
Unemployed
529 655 604 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
5.1 6.3 5.9 %
Both sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian labor force
694 676 759 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
27.8 27.1 30.2 %
Employed
560 539 584 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
22.5 21.6 23.3 %
Unemployed
134 137 174 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
19.3 20.3 23 %
Asian
Civilian noninstitutional population
16,011 16,093 15,483 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
10,289 10,279 9,973 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
64.3 63.9 64.4 %
Employed
9,933 9,967 9,619 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
62.0 61.9 62.1 %
Unemployed
356 312 353 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.5 3.0 3.5 %
Not in Labor Force
5,722 5,814 5,510 Thous. of Persons
   

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