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    Jan 1954    
 
 
    May 2019
Name May 2019 Apr 2019 May 2018 Units
White
Civilian noninstitutional population
200,658 200,576 200,039 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
126,042 125,627 125,848 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.8 62.6 62.9 %
Employed
122,269 122,036 121,788 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
60.9 60.8 60.9 %
Unemployed
3,773 3,591 4,060 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.0 2.9 3.2 %
Not in Labor Force
74,616 74,950 74,191 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
66,179 65,852 66,049 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
72.0 71.7 72.1 %
Employed
64,412 64,014 64,113 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
70.1 69.7 70.0 %
Unemployed
1,767 1,838 1,936 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
2.7 2.8 2.9 %
Women, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
55,457 55,639 55,277 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
57.5 57.7 57.5 %
Employed
53,957 54,309 53,681 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
55.9 56.3 55.8 %
Unemployed
1,500 1,330 1,595 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
2.7 2.4 2.9 %
Both sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian labor force
4,407 4,136 4,522 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
36.0 33.8 36.7 %
Employed
3,900 3,713 3,994 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
31.8 30.3 32.4 %
Unemployed
507 423 528 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
11.5 10.2 11.7 %
Black or African American
Civilian noninstitutional population
32,984 32,955 32,704 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
20,547 20,537 20,292 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.3 62.3 62.0 %
Employed
19,335 19,262 19,145 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
58.6 58.4 58.5 %
Unemployed
1,212 1,275 1,147 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
5.9 6.2 5.7 %
Not in Labor Force
12,437 12,418 12,412 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
9,444 9,449 9,407 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
68.2 68.3 68.7 %
Employed
8,887 8,827 8,840 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
64.2 63.8 64.6 %
Unemployed
557 622 567 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
5.9 6.6 6.0 %
Women, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
10,446 10,406 10,207 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.7 62.5 61.8 %
Employed
9,949 9,907 9,757 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
59.7 59.5 59.1 %
Unemployed
497 499 450 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
4.8 4.8 4.4 %
Both sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian labor force
657 681 678 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
26.7 27.6 27.1 %
Employed
499 527 548 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
20.3 21.3 21.9 %
Unemployed
158 155 130 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
24.0 22.7 19.2 %
Asian
Civilian noninstitutional population
16,361 16,290 15,874 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
10,290 10,166 9,932 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.9 62.4 62.6 %
Employed
10,049 9,954 9,732 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
61.4 61.1 61.3 %
Unemployed
240 212 201 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
2.3 2.1 2.0 %
Not in Labor Force
6,072 6,124 5,941 Thous. of Persons
   

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