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    Jan 1954    
 
 
    Aug 2018
Name Aug 2018 Jul 2018 Aug 2017 Units
White
Civilian noninstitutional population
200,356 200,236 199,082 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
125,462 126,927 125,280 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.6 63.4 62.9 %
Employed
121,040 122,332 120,365 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
60.4 61.1 60.5 %
Unemployed
4,421 4,595 4,915 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.5 3.6 3.9 %
Not in Labor Force
74,894 73,309 73,802 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
65,601 65,957 65,455 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
71.5 71.9 71.9 %
Employed
63,702 64,110 63,281 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
69.4 69.9 69.5 %
Unemployed
1,899 1,847 2,174 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
2.9 2.8 3.3 %
Women, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
55,100 55,382 54,980 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
57.2 57.5 57.4 %
Employed
53,100 53,272 52,797 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
55.1 55.3 55.2 %
Unemployed
2,000 2,110 2,183 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.6 3.8 4.0 %
Both sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian labor force
4,761 5,588 4,845 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
38.7 45.4 39.3 %
Employed
4,239 4,950 4,288 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
34.4 40.2 34.7 %
Unemployed
522 638 557 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
11.0 11.4 11.5 %
Black or African American
Civilian noninstitutional population
32,810 32,771 32,296 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
20,452 20,708 20,142 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.3 63.2 62.4 %
Employed
19,114 19,255 18,542 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
58.3 58.8 57.4 %
Unemployed
1,338 1,453 1,600 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
6.5 7.0 7.9 %
Not in Labor Force
12,358 12,063 12,154 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
9,431 9,410 9,214 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
68.6 68.5 68.3 %
Employed
8,884 8,841 8,521 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
64.6 64.4 63.2 %
Unemployed
546 570 693 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
5.8 6.1 7.5 %
Women, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
10,345 10,391 10,108 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.4 62.8 62 %
Employed
9,690 9,709 9,405 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
58.5 58.7 57.7 %
Unemployed
655 682 703 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
6.3 6.6 7.0 %
Both sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian labor force
676 906 820 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
27.1 36.3 32.7 %
Employed
539 705 617 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
21.6 28.2 24.6 %
Unemployed
137 201 204 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
20.3 22.2 24.8 %
Asian
Civilian noninstitutional population
16,093 15,922 15,341 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
10,279 10,227 9,894 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
63.9 64.2 64.5 %
Employed
9,967 9,889 9,498 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
61.9 62.1 61.9 %
Unemployed
312 338 396 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.0 3.3 4.0 %
Not in Labor Force
5,814 5,695 5,446 Thous. of Persons
   

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