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    Jan 1954    
 
 
    Dec 2018
Name Dec 2018 Nov 2018 Dec 2017 Units
White
Civilian noninstitutional population
200,774 200,690 199,458 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
126,072 126,165 124,594 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.8 62.9 62.5 %
Employed
121,900 122,247 120,148 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
60.7 60.9 60.2 %
Unemployed
4,173 3,918 4,446 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.3 3.1 3.6 %
Not in Labor Force
74,702 74,525 74,864 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
65,822 65,825 65,263 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
71.6 71.6 71.6 %
Employed
63,649 64,000 62,964 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
69.2 69.6 69 %
Unemployed
2,174 1,826 2,299 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.3 2.8 3.5 %
Women, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
55,939 56,054 55,061 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
58.0 58.1 57.4 %
Employed
54,368 54,413 53,356 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
56.3 56.4 55.6 %
Unemployed
1,571 1,642 1,705 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
2.8 2.9 3.1 %
Both sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian labor force
4,311 4,285 4,270 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
35.1 34.8 34.6 %
Employed
3,883 3,835 3,828 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
31.6 31.2 31 %
Unemployed
428 450 442 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
9.9 10.5 10.4 %
Black or African American
Civilian noninstitutional population
32,956 32,923 32,436 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
20,325 20,467 20,050 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
61.7 62.2 61.8 %
Employed
19,067 19,288 18,791 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
57.9 58.6 57.9 %
Unemployed
1,257 1,179 1,260 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
6.2 5.8 6.3 %
Not in Labor Force
12,632 12,456 12,385 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
9,214 9,298 9,128 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
66.7 67.3 67.3 %
Employed
8,645 8,771 8,537 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
62.5 63.5 63 %
Unemployed
570 528 591 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
6.2 5.7 6.5 %
Women, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
10,329 10,375 10,236 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
62.1 62.4 62.5 %
Employed
9,779 9,872 9,707 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
58.8 59.4 59.3 %
Unemployed
551 503 529 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
5.3 4.8 5.2 %
Both sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian labor force
781 794 686 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
31.4 31.9 27.4 %
Employed
644 645 547 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
25.9 25.9 21.8 %
Unemployed
137 149 140 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
17.5 18.7 20.3 %
Asian
Civilian noninstitutional population
16,138 16,096 15,610 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
10,250 10,281 9,779 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
63.5 63.9 62.6 %
Employed
9,928 9,999 9,546 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
61.5 62.1 61.2 %
Unemployed
322 282 233 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
3.1 2.7 2.4 %
Not in Labor Force
5,888 5,814 5,831 Thous. of Persons
   

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