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Current Population Survey (Household Data):
Table A-5. Employment status of the civilian population 18 years and over by veteran status, period of service, and sex, Not seasonally adjusted

   
    Jan 2000    
 
 
    Jun 2019
Name Period Value Preceding
Period
Year Ago
from Period
Units
Total Men and Women
Not Seasonally Adjusted
Veterans 18 years and over
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 18,837 18,870 19,215 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 9,265 9,267 9,456 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 49.2 49.1 49.2 %
Employed
Jun 2019 8,967 9,014 9,140 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 47.6 47.8 47.6 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 298 253 315 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 3.2 2.7 3.3 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 9,572 9,603 9,759 Thous. of Persons
Gulf War-era II veterans
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 4,363 4,302 4,171 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 3,484 3,464 3,345 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 79.9 80.5 80.2 %
Employed
Jun 2019 3,350 3,367 3,221 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 76.8 78.3 77.2 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 58 50 64 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 2.5 2.1 2.6 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 752 741 632 Thous. of Persons
World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam-era veterans
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 7,229 7,263 7,643 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 1,517 1,465 1,562 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 21.0 20.2 20.4 %
Employed
Jun 2019 1,471 1,425 1,493 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 20.3 19.6 19.5 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 46 40 69 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 3.1 2.7 4.4 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 5,712 5,798 6,081 Thous. of Persons
Veterans of other service periods
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 4,216 4,227 4,341 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 1,987 2,001 2,121 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 47.1 47.3 48.9 %
Employed
Jun 2019 1,927 1,935 2,062 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 45.7 45.8 47.5 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 60 66 59 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 3.0 3.3 2.8 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 2,229 2,226 2,220 Thous. of Persons
Nonveterans, 18 years and over
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 231,728 231,312 229,660 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 152,361 151,517 151,290 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 65.7 65.5 65.9 %
Employed
Jun 2019 146,826 146,537 145,245 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 63.4 63.4 63.2 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 5,535 4,980 6,045 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 3.6 3.3 4.0 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 79,367 79,795 78,370 Thous. of Persons
Men
Not Seasonally Adjusted
VETERANS, 18 years and over
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 16,954 16,989 17,350 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 8,206 8,223 8,301 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 48.4 48.4 47.8 %
Employed
Jun 2019 7,956 7,998 8,008 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 46.9 47.1 46.2 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 250 225 293 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 3.0 2.7 3.5 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 8,748 8,766 9,049 Thous. of Persons
Gulf War-era II veterans
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 3,642 3,595 3,460 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 2,994 2,992 2,818 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 82.2 83.2 81.4 %
Employed
Jun 2019 2,877 2,910 2,705 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 79.0 80.9 78.2 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 117 82 113 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 3.9 2.8 4.0 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 649 603 642 Thous. of Persons
Gulf War-era I veterans
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 2,523 2,562 2,578 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 1,951 2,014 2,073 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 77.3 78.6 80.4 %
Employed
Jun 2019 1,902 1,967 2,012 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 75.4 76.8 78.0 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 49 47 61 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 2.5 2.3 2.9 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 572 548 505 Thous. of Persons
World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam-era veterans
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 6,980 7,013 7,383 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 1,479 1,406 1,518 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 21.2 20.0 20.6 %
Employed
Jun 2019 1,439 1,369 1,449 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 20.6 19.5 19.6 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 40 36 69 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 2.7 2.6 4.5 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 5,501 5,607 5,865 Thous. of Persons
Veterans of other service periods
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 3,809 3,819 3,929 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 1,783 1,812 1,892 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 46.8 47.4 48.2 %
Employed
Jun 2019 1,738 1,752 1,842 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 45.6 45.9 46.9 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 45 60 50 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 2.5 3.3 2.6 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 2,026 2,007 2,037 Thous. of Persons
NONVETERANS, 18 years and over
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 104,093 103,735 102,769 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 77,902 77,350 77,409 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 74.8 74.6 75.3 %
Employed
Jun 2019 75,151 74,764 74,384 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 72.2 72.1 72.4 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 2,751 2,586 3,025 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 3.5 3.3 3.9 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 26,191 26,384 25,360 Thous. of Persons
Women
Not Seasonally Adjusted
VETERANS, 18 years and over
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 1,883 1,881 1,865 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 1,059 1,044 1,155 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 56.2 55.5 61.9 %
Employed
Jun 2019 1,011 1,016 1,132 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 53.7 54.0 60.7 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 48 29 23 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 4.6 2.7 2.0 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 824 837 710 Thous. of Persons
Gulf War-era II veterans
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 721 707 711 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 490 472 527 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 68.0 66.7 74.1 %
Employed
Jun 2019 473 457 516 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 65.6 64.6 72.5 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 17 15 11 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 3.6 3.1 2.1 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 231 235 184 Thous. of Persons
Gulf War-era I veterans
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 506 516 482 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 326 323 355 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 64.4 62.7 73.7 %
Employed
Jun 2019 317 320 352 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 62.7 62.0 73.1 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 9 3 3 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 2.7 1.0 0.8 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 180 193 127 Thous. of Persons
World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam-era veterans
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 249 250 260 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 39 60 43 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 15.6 23.9 16.7 %
Employed
Jun 2019 32 56 43 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 13.0 22.3 16.7 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 6 4 0 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
. . . . %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 210 190 217 Thous. of Persons
Veterans of other service periods
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 407 408 412 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 204 189 229 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 50.1 46.4 55.6 %
Employed
Jun 2019 188 183 220 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 46.3 44.8 53.5 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 15 7 9 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 7.6 3.4 3.8 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 203 219 183 Thous. of Persons
NONVETERANS, 18 years and over
Civilian noninstitutional population
Jun 2019 127,635 127,577 126,891 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
Jun 2019 74,459 74,166 73,880 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
Jun 2019 58.3 58.1 58.2 %
Employed
Jun 2019 71,675 71,773 70,860 Thous. of Persons
Employment-population ratio
Jun 2019 56.2 56.3 55.8 %
Unemployed
Jun 2019 2,784 2,394 3,020 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment rate
Jun 2019 3.7 3.2 4.1 %
Not in labor force
Jun 2019 53,176 53,410 53,010 Thous. of Persons
   

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