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

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    May 2018
Percent
Name May 2018 Apr 2018 May 2017
Both Genders
16 years and over
3.6 3.7 4.1
16 to 19 years
12.9 11.7 14.3
16 to 17 years
15.0 14.3 13.7
18 to 19 years
11.8 10.3 14.6
20 to 24 years
7.0 6.1 6.6
25 years and over
2.8 3.1 3.4
25 to 64 years
2.8 3.1 3.4
25 to 34 years
3.6 4.1 4.6
35 to 44 years
2.6 2.8 3.1
45 to 54 years
2.5 2.7 3.0
55 to 64 years
2.3 2.9 2.6
65 years and over
2.9 2.7 3.4
MEN
16 years and over
3.7 3.9 4.0
16 to 19 years
15.6 13.6 15.0
16 to 17 years
18.4 17.3 13.7
18 to 19 years
14.2 11.7 15.7
20 to 24 years
7.7 7.0 7.8
25 years and over
2.9 3.2 3.2
25 to 64 years
2.8 3.3 3.2
25 to 34 years
3.6 4.4 4.5
35 to 44 years
2.5 2.6 2.8
45 to 54 years
2.6 2.7 2.8
55 to 64 years
2.5 3.2 2.5
65 years and over
3.2 2.9 3.0
WOMEN
16 years and over
3.4 3.4 4.2
16 to 19 years
10.2 9.8 13.6
16 to 17 years
11.6 11.4 13.7
18 to 19 years
9.5 8.9 13.5
20 to 24 years
6.3 5.1 5.4
25 years and over
2.8 3.0 3.6
25 to 64 years
2.8 3.0 3.6
25 to 34 years
3.5 3.7 4.8
35 to 44 years
2.7 3.1 3.4
45 to 54 years
2.5 2.7 3.2
55 to 64 years
2.2 2.5 2.7
65 years and over
2.6 2.3 3.8
   

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