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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-6. Employed persons by age, sex, marital status, multiple jobholding status, and self-employment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic 2020 2021 2022 2023
2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

137,554 146,202 149,915 150,275 151,446 153,287 155,337 157,680 158,113 158,605 158,788 160,448 160,915

16 to 19 years

3,816 4,691 5,087 5,117 5,343 5,292 5,308 5,569 5,583 5,586 5,673 5,740 5,677

16 to 17 years

1,366 1,784 1,815 1,869 2,021 2,005 2,059 2,255 2,199 2,146 2,271 2,230 2,208

18 to 19 years

2,448 2,898 3,274 3,257 3,323 3,278 3,248 3,330 3,388 3,431 3,400 3,528 3,472

20 years and over

133,739 141,511 144,827 145,158 146,103 147,995 150,029 152,111 152,530 153,019 153,115 154,708 155,238

20 to 24 years

10,692 12,228 13,140 13,206 13,236 13,385 13,808 13,786 13,763 13,773 13,791 14,811 14,800

25 years and over

123,104 129,345 131,536 132,034 132,905 134,620 136,067 138,462 138,803 139,227 139,161 140,048 140,459

25 to 54 years

90,123 94,216 95,977 96,624 97,192 98,273 99,377 101,215 101,626 101,884 101,585 102,775 103,271

25 to 34 years

31,250 32,784 33,747 34,056 34,318 34,672 35,262 35,180 35,458 35,416 35,145 35,724 35,812

35 to 44 years

30,225 31,692 32,037 32,234 32,509 32,937 33,260 34,462 34,602 34,642 34,791 35,248 35,311

45 to 54 years

28,648 29,741 30,193 30,333 30,365 30,664 30,855 31,573 31,566 31,826 31,650 31,803 32,148

55 years and over

32,981 35,129 35,559 35,410 35,712 36,347 36,689 37,247 37,177 37,343 37,575 37,273 37,189

Men, 16 years and over

73,799 77,777 79,458 79,574 80,194 81,228 82,347 83,938 84,047 84,175 84,665 85,410 85,523

16 to 19 years

1,982 2,290 2,513 2,509 2,661 2,615 2,667 2,813 2,787 2,754 2,830 2,894 2,838

16 to 17 years

661 833 879 909 975 958 996 1,089 1,057 996 1,067 1,065 1,031

18 to 19 years

1,318 1,447 1,638 1,609 1,684 1,648 1,677 1,735 1,727 1,751 1,770 1,847 1,806

20 years and over

71,817 75,486 76,945 77,065 77,533 78,613 79,679 81,126 81,259 81,421 81,836 82,516 82,685

20 to 24 years

5,511 6,312 6,678 6,771 6,748 6,803 7,041 7,020 7,018 6,993 7,098 7,509 7,513

25 years and over

66,367 69,181 70,137 70,397 70,826 71,779 72,499 74,263 74,280 74,374 74,589 75,118 75,176

25 to 54 years

48,433 50,364 51,103 51,493 51,724 52,344 52,887 54,083 54,242 54,240 54,198 54,991 55,207

25 to 34 years

16,766 17,474 18,015 18,201 18,275 18,512 18,781 18,716 18,811 18,758 18,626 19,074 19,136

35 to 44 years

16,341 17,068 17,238 17,417 17,556 17,733 17,849 18,602 18,586 18,619 18,736 18,992 19,046

45 to 54 years

15,326 15,822 15,851 15,875 15,892 16,099 16,258 16,765 16,845 16,862 16,836 16,925 17,024

55 years and over

17,934 18,818 19,034 18,904 19,102 19,435 19,612 20,180 20,039 20,134 20,390 20,127 19,969

Women, 16 years and over

63,755 68,425 70,457 70,702 71,252 72,059 72,990 73,742 74,066 74,430 74,122 75,039 75,393

16 to 19 years

1,833 2,401 2,574 2,609 2,682 2,677 2,640 2,756 2,795 2,833 2,843 2,846 2,839

16 to 17 years

705 951 936 959 1,047 1,047 1,063 1,166 1,142 1,151 1,204 1,166 1,177

18 to 19 years

1,130 1,451 1,636 1,648 1,639 1,630 1,571 1,595 1,661 1,680 1,630 1,682 1,666

20 years and over

61,922 66,024 67,882 68,093 68,570 69,381 70,350 70,985 71,271 71,598 71,279 72,193 72,553

20 to 24 years

5,181 5,916 6,462 6,435 6,488 6,581 6,766 6,767 6,745 6,780 6,693 7,302 7,287

25 years and over

56,737 60,164 61,399 61,637 62,078 62,840 63,568 64,199 64,523 64,853 64,572 64,930 65,283

25 to 54 years

41,690 43,853 44,874 45,131 45,469 45,929 46,490 47,132 47,385 47,644 47,387 47,784 48,064

25 to 34 years

14,484 15,310 15,733 15,855 16,043 16,160 16,482 16,464 16,647 16,658 16,519 16,650 16,675

35 to 44 years

13,884 14,624 14,799 14,817 14,952 15,204 15,411 15,860 16,016 16,023 16,054 16,256 16,265

45 to 54 years

13,322 13,919 14,342 14,459 14,473 14,565 14,597 14,808 14,722 14,963 14,814 14,878 15,124

55 years and over

15,047 16,311 16,525 16,507 16,610 16,911 17,078 17,067 17,138 17,209 17,185 17,145 17,219

MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

42,760 44,002 43,742 43,747 43,677 43,753 44,198 45,396 45,289 45,634 45,940 46,282 45,872

Married women, spouse present(1)

33,061 34,723 34,841 34,801 34,909 35,030 35,365 35,975 36,309 36,752 36,324 36,711 36,984

MULTIPLE JOBHOLDERS

Total multiple jobholders

5,702 6,630 6,581 6,735 7,087 7,046 7,159 7,419 7,476 7,712 7,747 7,961 7,821

Percent of total employed

4.1 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.7 4.6 4.6 4.7 4.7 4.9 4.9 5.0 4.9

SELF-EMPLOYMENT

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,646 9,359 9,491 9,669 9,836 10,219 10,088 9,956 9,978 9,739 9,822 9,965 9,603

Footnotes
(1) Beginning with data for January 2020, refers to persons in both opposite-sex and same-sex married couples. Prior to January 2020, includes persons in opposite-sex married couples only.

NOTE: Detail for the data shown in this table will not necessarily add to totals because of the independent seasonal adjustment of the various series. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: May 21, 2024