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

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    Sep 2018
Percent
Name Sep 2018 Aug 2018 Sep 2017
Both Genders
16 years and over
3.6 3.9 4.1
16 to 19 years
12.3 12.3 12.8
16 to 17 years
11.4 12.4 11.3
18 to 19 years
12.9 12.3 13.7
20 to 24 years
6.9 6.5 7.5
25 years and over
2.9 3.3 3.3
25 to 64 years
2.8 3.3 3.4
25 to 34 years
3.3 4.3 4.2
35 to 44 years
2.8 2.9 3.1
45 to 54 years
2.5 2.7 2.9
55 to 64 years
2.5 3.0 3.1
65 years and over
3.4 3.8 3.2
MEN
16 years and over
3.5 3.7 4.0
16 to 19 years
12.7 13.6 14.8
16 to 17 years
11.8 13.1 12.9
18 to 19 years
13.2 13.9 15.9
20 to 24 years
7.4 6.8 8.5
25 years and over
2.8 2.9 3.1
25 to 64 years
2.7 2.9 3.1
25 to 34 years
3.2 3.9 3.9
35 to 44 years
2.8 2.5 2.7
45 to 54 years
2.4 2.4 2.8
55 to 64 years
2.5 2.7 3.0
65 years and over
3.2 3.2 2.7
WOMEN
16 years and over
3.6 4.3 4.2
16 to 19 years
12.0 10.9 10.8
16 to 17 years
11.0 11.7 10.0
18 to 19 years
12.6 10.4 11.4
20 to 24 years
6.4 6.2 6.4
25 years and over
3.0 3.7 3.6
25 to 64 years
2.9 3.7 3.6
25 to 34 years
3.5 4.7 4.5
35 to 44 years
2.8 3.4 3.5
45 to 54 years
2.6 3.2 3.1
55 to 64 years
2.6 3.3 3.3
65 years and over
3.7 4.4 3.7
   

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