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Current Population Survey (Household Data):
Table A-13. Employed and unemployed persons by occupation, Not seasonally adjusted

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Dec 2019
Name Dec 2019 Nov 2019 Dec 2018 Units
Monthly, Employed
Total, 16 years and over
158,504 158,945 156,481 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
65,682 65,548 63,642 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
27,748 27,476 26,450 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
37,935 38,072 37,192 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
26,487 26,915 26,271 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
33,441 33,393 33,718 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
15,672 15,627 16,217 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
17,769 17,766 17,500 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
14,329 14,410 14,439 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
1,171 1,067 1,148 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
8,143 8,242 8,390 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
5,016 5,101 4,901 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
18,564 18,679 18,412 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
8,229 8,586 8,689 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
10,335 10,093 9,722 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployed
Total, 16 years and over
5,503 5,441 6,029 Thous. of Persons
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,171 1,208 1,368 Thous. of Persons
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
533 453 582 Thous. of Persons
Professional and related occupations
638 755 786 Thous. of Persons
Service occupations
1,198 1,141 1,301 Thous. of Persons
Sales and office occupations
1,062 1,098 1,244 Thous. of Persons
Sales and related occupations
528 531 602 Thous. of Persons
Office and administrative support occupations
533 567 642 Thous. of Persons
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
782 655 858 Thous. of Persons
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
130 134 143 Thous. of Persons
Construction and extraction occupations
547 437 539 Thous. of Persons
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
105 84 175 Thous. of Persons
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
826 802 746 Thous. of Persons
Production occupations
372 334 298 Thous. of Persons
Transportation and material moving occupations
454 468 448 Thous. of Persons
Monthly, Unemployment Rates
Total, 16 years and over
3.4 3.3 3.7 %
Management, professional, and related occupations
1.8 1.8 2.1 %
Management, business, and financial operations occupations
1.9 1.6 2.2 %
Professional and related occupations
1.7 1.9 2.1 %
Service occupations
4.3 4.1 4.7 %
Sales and office occupations
3.1 3.2 3.6 %
Sales and related occupations
3.3 3.3 3.6 %
Office and administrative support occupations
2.9 3.1 3.5 %
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
5.2 4.3 5.6 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations
10.0 11.1 11.1 %
Construction and extraction occupations
6.3 5.0 6.0 %
Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
2.0 1.6 3.4 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
4.3 4.1 3.9 %
Production occupations
4.3 3.7 3.3 %
Transportation and material moving occupations
4.2 4.4 4.4 %
   

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