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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-13. Employed persons by sex, occupation, class of worker, full- or part-time status, and race
[In thousands]
Category Total White Black or African
American
Asian
4th
2012
4th
2013
4th
2012
4th
2013
4th
2012
4th
2013
4th
2012
4th
2013

SEX

Total

143,549 144,448 115,556 115,742 16,023 16,228 7,836 8,206

Men

76,109 76,511 62,393 62,391 7,388 7,555 4,170 4,333

Women

67,440 67,937 53,164 53,351 8,635 8,673 3,666 3,873

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

54,936 55,206 45,189 45,055 4,684 4,620 3,737 4,175

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

22,799 22,887 19,320 19,258 1,654 1,681 1,320 1,400

Management occupations

16,303 16,186 14,009 13,865 1,069 1,066 838 880

Business and financial operations occupations

6,497 6,701 5,312 5,393 585 616 482 520

Professional and related occupations

32,137 32,319 25,869 25,797 3,029 2,938 2,417 2,775

Computer and mathematical occupations

3,909 4,183 2,850 2,928 277 376 677 781

Architecture and engineering occupations

2,881 2,815 2,365 2,268 175 147 299 345

Life, physical, and social science occupations

1,382 1,296 1,127 1,022 107 73 122 162

Community and social services occupations

2,249 2,250 1,663 1,725 449 376 65 60

Legal occupations

1,762 1,781 1,512 1,535 135 107 67 106

Education, training, and library occupations

8,948 8,733 7,563 7,355 832 800 371 375

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

2,887 2,879 2,451 2,423 171 207 142 129

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

8,118 8,384 6,338 6,541 884 852 674 816

Service occupations

25,184 25,777 18,618 19,035 4,063 4,379 1,508 1,367

Healthcare support occupations

3,592 3,576 2,313 2,307 995 983 188 175

Protective service occupations

3,031 3,082 2,250 2,228 566 636 89 77

Food preparation and serving related occupations

7,727 8,140 6,008 6,316 890 1,065 499 443

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

5,595 5,713 4,352 4,395 840 889 185 206

Personal care and service occupations

5,239 5,265 3,696 3,789 772 806 548 466

Sales and office occupations

33,335 33,315 26,873 26,934 3,960 3,927 1,555 1,534

Sales and related occupations

15,563 15,513 12,641 12,676 1,661 1,596 784 802

Office and administrative support occupations

17,772 17,802 14,232 14,258 2,299 2,331 771 732

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

13,001 13,025 11,350 11,387 995 877 292 321

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

924 943 812 854 53 34 29 16

Construction and extraction occupations

7,147 7,116 6,364 6,294 450 397 108 127

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

4,929 4,966 4,173 4,240 491 446 154 178

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

17,093 17,124 13,526 13,331 2,322 2,425 743 809

Production occupations

8,549 8,455 6,758 6,625 992 1,024 522 540

Transportation and material moving occupations

8,544 8,669 6,768 6,706 1,329 1,401 221 269

CLASS OF WORKER

Agriculture

Wage and salary workers(1)

1,308 1,325 1,195 1,219 60 42 22 21

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

734 765 700 741 2 4 13 5

Unpaid family workers

21 39 20 39 0 0 0 0

Nonagricultural industries

Wage and salary workers(1)

132,553 133,773 105,970 106,619 15,405 15,531 7,362 7,710

Government

20,762 20,118 16,059 15,453 3,122 3,054 875 884

Private industries

111,791 113,654 89,911 91,166 12,283 12,476 6,487 6,826

Private households

731 827 611 679 63 91 32 20

Other industries

111,060 112,827 89,301 90,487 12,219 12,386 6,455 6,806

Self-employed workers, unincorporated

8,857 8,487 7,614 7,071 551 650 426 467

Unpaid family workers

76 59 56 52 5 1 12 4

FULL- OR PART-TIME STATUS(2)

Full-time workers

115,547 116,778 92,626 93,209 13,096 13,162 6,595 6,988

Part-time workers

28,003 27,669 22,931 22,533 2,927 3,066 1,240 1,218

Footnotes
(1) Includes self-employed workers whose businesses are incorporated.
(2) Employed persons are classified as full- or part-time workers based on their usual weekly hours at all jobs regardless of the number of hours they are at work during the reference week. Persons absent from work also are classified according to their usual status. Full time is 35 hours or more per week; part time is less than 35 hours.

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups will not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: August 03, 2021