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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-7. Unemployed persons by age, sex, and marital status, seasonally adjusted
[In thousands]
Age, sex, and marital status 2019 2020 2021 2022
2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

5,913 5,914 5,924 6,236 20,531 14,135 10,894 9,954 9,491 8,225 6,832 6,245 5,934

16 to 19 years

737 744 733 752 1,512 979 862 817 649 662 667 644 655

16 to 17 years

285 278 298 276 524 349 299 303 233 251 239 252 246

18 to 19 years

446 458 446 474 982 623 567 513 410 402 439 393 409

20 years and over

5,176 5,170 5,190 5,484 19,020 13,155 10,031 9,138 8,842 7,563 6,165 5,601 5,279

20 to 24 years

982 1,003 986 1,097 3,124 2,127 1,624 1,462 1,445 1,268 1,077 1,106 1,008

25 years and over

4,148 4,136 4,207 4,449 15,860 11,019 8,436 7,668 7,375 6,277 5,101 4,549 4,247

25 to 54 years

3,104 3,136 3,228 3,355 11,506 8,080 6,286 5,769 5,522 4,784 3,907 3,437 3,207

25 to 34 years

1,332 1,318 1,434 1,449 4,742 3,550 2,579 2,411 2,269 2,048 1,639 1,516 1,392

35 to 44 years

908 911 945 1,035 3,435 2,349 1,921 1,842 1,745 1,484 1,252 1,135 1,074

45 to 54 years

864 907 849 870 3,330 2,182 1,786 1,516 1,508 1,252 1,016 787 741

55 years and over

1,032 996 1,013 1,080 4,335 2,931 2,192 1,885 1,831 1,483 1,240 1,113 1,040


Men, 16 years and over

3,197 3,191 3,154 3,316 10,089 7,270 5,894 5,370 5,200 4,526 3,611 3,357 3,196

16 to 19 years

405 404 405 390 720 530 457 469 333 360 338 342 335

16 to 17 years

144 139 155 136 201 182 153 148 112 123 117 127 118

18 to 19 years

260 259 259 252 523 345 301 317 215 230 231 216 215

20 years and over

2,793 2,787 2,749 2,926 9,369 6,739 5,437 4,901 4,868 4,167 3,274 3,015 2,862

20 to 24 years

599 575 575 583 1,488 1,090 916 791 819 720 609 637 574

25 years and over

2,141 2,188 2,177 2,402 7,836 5,649 4,554 4,100 4,015 3,438 2,682 2,426 2,249

25 to 54 years

1,622 1,700 1,660 1,786 5,767 4,204 3,416 3,062 3,036 2,634 2,065 1,798 1,676

25 to 34 years

695 744 779 798 2,481 1,927 1,451 1,315 1,288 1,148 915 803 764

35 to 44 years

455 454 464 544 1,718 1,234 1,043 981 926 817 666 616 544

45 to 54 years

472 501 417 444 1,568 1,044 922 766 822 669 484 379 369

55 years and over

519 489 518 616 2,069 1,445 1,138 1,038 979 804 617 629 573


Women, 16 years and over

2,716 2,723 2,770 2,921 10,442 6,865 4,999 4,585 4,290 3,699 3,221 2,888 2,738

16 to 19 years

332 340 328 362 791 449 405 348 316 302 329 301 321

16 to 17 years

141 139 144 139 322 167 146 155 121 128 122 125 127

18 to 19 years

187 199 187 222 460 278 266 196 194 172 208 177 195

20 years and over

2,383 2,383 2,441 2,558 9,651 6,416 4,594 4,237 3,975 3,396 2,892 2,586 2,418

20 to 24 years

383 427 410 514 1,636 1,037 708 671 626 548 468 468 434

25 years and over

2,007 1,948 2,029 2,046 8,024 5,370 3,882 3,568 3,361 2,839 2,419 2,123 1,998

25 to 54 years

1,482 1,436 1,568 1,568 5,739 3,876 2,870 2,707 2,485 2,149 1,842 1,640 1,531

25 to 34 years

637 573 655 651 2,261 1,623 1,128 1,096 980 900 724 713 628

35 to 44 years

453 456 481 491 1,717 1,115 878 861 820 667 586 519 530

45 to 54 years

392 407 432 426 1,761 1,138 864 750 686 583 532 407 372

55 years and over

520 492 486 482 2,277 1,468 1,042 866 866 662 609 505 479


MARITAL STATUS

Married men, spouse present(1)

813 853 872 923 3,823 2,451 1,887 1,678 1,651 1,396 1,007 854 903

Married women, spouse present(1)

813 806 838 915 4,146 2,628 1,700 1,511 1,344 1,085 996 847 822


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: July 08, 2022