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    Jan 1954    
 
 
    Mar 2018
Name Mar 2018 Feb 2018 Mar 2017 Units
White
Civilian noninstitutional population
199,871 199,799 198,604 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
125,508 125,658 124,804 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.8 62.9 62.8 %
Employed
120,946 120,646 119,831 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
60.5 60.4 60.3 %
Unemployed
4,562 5,012 4,974 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.6 4.0 4.0 %
Not in Labor Force
74,363 74,141 73,799 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
65,889 65,802 65,125 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
72 72 71.7 %
Employed
63,507 63,185 62,548 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
69.4 69.1 68.9 %
Unemployed
2,382 2,617 2,576 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.6 4.0 4.0 %
Women, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
55,271 55,465 55,297 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
57.5 57.8 57.9 %
Employed
53,543 53,640 53,413 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
55.7 55.9 55.9 %
Unemployed
1,727 1,825 1,883 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.1 3.3 3.4 %
Both sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian labor force
4,348 4,392 4,383 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
35.3 35.6 35.5 %
Employed
3,895 3,822 3,869 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
31.6 31 31.3 %
Unemployed
453 570 514 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
10.4 13 11.7 %
Black or African American
Civilian noninstitutional population
32,638 32,607 32,128 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
20,347 20,360 19,898 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.3 62.4 61.9 %
Employed
18,955 18,928 18,296 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
58.1 58.1 56.9 %
Unemployed
1,392 1,432 1,602 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
6.8 7.0 8.1 %
Not in Labor Force
12,291 12,246 12,229 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
9,258 9,339 9,116 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
67.8 68.5 68 %
Employed
8,670 8,744 8,313 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
63.5 64.1 62 %
Unemployed
588 595 803 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
6.4 6.4 8.8 %
Women, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
10,335 10,261 10,143 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.7 62.4 62.6 %
Employed
9,720 9,615 9,483 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
59 58.4 58.5 %
Unemployed
616 646 661 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
6.0 6.3 6.5 %
Both sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian labor force
754 760 639 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
30.1 30.3 25.4 %
Employed
566 569 500 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
22.6 22.7 19.9 %
Unemployed
189 191 139 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
25 25.2 21.7 %
Asian
Civilian noninstitutional population
15,983 15,792 15,285 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
10,138 9,934 9,668 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
63.4 62.9 63.3 %
Employed
9,833 9,635 9,358 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
61.5 61 61.2 %
Unemployed
305 299 310 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.0 3.0 3.2 %
Not in Labor Force
5,845 5,858 5,616 Thous. of Persons
   

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