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Current Population Survey (Household Data):
Unemployment rate by age and sex, monthly, not seasonally adjusted

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Aug 2019
Percent
Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Both Genders
16 years and over
Aug 2019 3.8 4.0 3.9
16 to 19 years
Aug 2019 12.1 13.3 12.3
16 to 17 years
Aug 2019 11.7 17.1 12.4
18 to 19 years
Aug 2019 12.3 11.2 12.3
20 to 24 years
Aug 2019 6.8 7.1 6.5
25 years and over
Aug 2019 3.1 3.1 3.3
25 to 64 years
. . . .
25 to 34 years
Aug 2019 3.8 3.8 4.3
35 to 44 years
Aug 2019 2.8 2.9 2.9
45 to 54 years
Aug 2019 3.0 2.9 2.7
55 to 64 years
Aug 2019 2.6 2.9 3.0
65 years and over
Aug 2019 3.1 2.9 3.8
MEN
16 years and over
Aug 2019 3.5 3.7 3.7
16 to 19 years
Aug 2019 12.8 13.5 13.6
16 to 17 years
Aug 2019 12.2 15.9 13.1
18 to 19 years
Aug 2019 13.1 12.1 13.9
20 to 24 years
Aug 2019 7.1 7.5 6.8
25 years and over
Aug 2019 2.8 2.8 2.9
25 to 64 years
. . . .
25 to 34 years
Aug 2019 3.6 3.5 3.9
35 to 44 years
Aug 2019 2.4 2.4 2.5
45 to 54 years
Aug 2019 2.8 2.7 2.4
55 to 64 years
Aug 2019 2.0 2.2 2.7
65 years and over
Aug 2019 2.8 2.7 3.2
WOMEN
16 years and over
Aug 2019 4.1 4.3 4.3
16 to 19 years
Aug 2019 11.3 13.0 10.9
16 to 17 years
Aug 2019 11.1 18.5 11.7
18 to 19 years
Aug 2019 11.5 10.1 10.4
20 to 24 years
Aug 2019 6.4 6.8 6.2
25 years and over
Aug 2019 3.5 3.6 3.7
25 to 64 years
. . . .
25 to 34 years
Aug 2019 4.1 4.1 4.7
35 to 44 years
Aug 2019 3.3 3.5 3.4
45 to 54 years
Aug 2019 3.1 3.1 3.2
55 to 64 years
Aug 2019 3.3 3.7 3.3
65 years and over
Aug 2019 3.5 3.0 4.4
   

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