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    Oct 2017
Name Oct 2017 Sep 2017 Oct 2016 Units
Less than a high school diploma
Civilian labor force
10,302 10,575 10,657 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
46.1 46.3 45.3 %
Employed
9,717 9,891 9,872 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
43.5 43.3 42 %
Unemployed
585 684 784 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
5.7 6.5 7.4 %
High school graduates, no college
Civilian labor force
35,586 35,904 35,871 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
56.9 57.4 57.8 %
Employed
34,062 34,367 33,912 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
54.5 54.9 54.6 %
Unemployed
1,523 1,537 1,959 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
4.3 4.3 5.5 %
Some college or associate degree
Civilian labor force
37,785 37,659 38,119 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
65.8 66.1 66.4 %
Employed
36,402 36,306 36,666 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
63.4 63.7 63.9 %
Unemployed
1,383 1,353 1,453 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
3.7 3.6 3.8 %
Bachelor's degree and higher
Civilian labor force
55,587 55,655 54,064 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
73.7 74.2 74.1 %
Employed
54,453 54,395 52,683 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
72.2 72.5 72.2 %
Unemployed
1,134 1,260 1,380 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
2.0 2.3 2.6 %
   

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