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

   
    Jan 1948    
 
 
    May 2019
Percent
Name May 2019 Apr 2019 May 2018
Both Genders
16 years and over
3.4 3.3 3.6
16 to 19 years
12.8 11.9 12.9
16 to 17 years
14.4 14.3 15.0
18 to 19 years
12.0 10.6 11.8
20 to 24 years
7.0 5.8 7.0
25 years and over
2.6 2.7 2.8
25 to 64 years
2.6 2.7 2.8
25 to 34 years
3.2 3.6 3.6
35 to 44 years
2.4 2.5 2.6
45 to 54 years
2.3 2.4 2.5
55 to 64 years
2.4 2.2 2.3
65 years and over
2.6 2.9 2.9
MEN
16 years and over
3.4 3.6 3.7
16 to 19 years
13.7 13.8 15.6
16 to 17 years
16.7 12.2 18.4
18 to 19 years
12.2 14.7 14.2
20 to 24 years
8.2 7.0 7.7
25 years and over
2.6 2.9 2.9
25 to 64 years
2.6 2.8 2.8
25 to 34 years
3.2 3.5 3.6
35 to 44 years
2.3 2.6 2.5
45 to 54 years
2.4 2.7 2.6
55 to 64 years
2.2 2.4 2.5
65 years and over
2.3 3.0 3.2
WOMEN
16 years and over
3.3 3.1 3.4
16 to 19 years
11.9 10.0 10.2
16 to 17 years
12.0 16.6 11.6
18 to 19 years
11.9 6.8 9.5
20 to 24 years
5.7 4.6 6.3
25 years and over
2.7 2.6 2.8
25 to 64 years
2.7 2.6 2.8
25 to 34 years
3.2 3.7 3.5
35 to 44 years
2.4 2.4 2.7
45 to 54 years
2.3 2.0 2.5
55 to 64 years
2.6 2.1 2.2
65 years and over
3.0 2.8 2.6
   

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