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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
Table A-8b. Persons in the labor force and labor force participation rates by age and sex, seasonally adjusted
Age and sex Number of persons in
the labor force
(in thousands)
Labor force participation rates
July
2021
June
2022
July
2022
July
2021
Mar.
2022
Apr.
2022
May
2022
June
2022
July
2022

Total, 16 years and over

161,375 164,023 163,960 61.7 62.4 62.2 62.3 62.2 62.1

16 to 19 years

5,897 6,242 6,116 35.9 36.9 36.6 36.5 36.6 35.8

16 to 17 years

2,177 2,379 2,313 25.7 27.9 28.3 27.3 26.7 25.8

18 to 19 years

3,703 3,834 3,803 46.4 47.8 46.6 46.8 47.0 46.8

20 years and over

155,478 157,781 157,845 63.5 64.2 64.0 64.1 63.9 63.9

20 to 24 years

14,690 14,867 14,845 70.6 71.3 70.4 70.7 71.2 71.1

25 years and over

140,902 142,854 142,990 62.8 63.5 63.4 63.5 63.2 63.3

25 to 54 years

103,237 104,681 104,727 81.9 82.5 82.4 82.6 82.3 82.4

25 to 34 years

36,827 36,701 36,715 82.3 83.2 83.5 83.8 83.1 83.1

35 to 44 years

34,531 35,653 35,593 82.5 83.2 83.1 83.2 83.0 82.7

45 to 54 years

31,878 32,327 32,420 80.7 81.0 80.6 80.7 80.9 81.1

55 years and over

37,622 38,151 38,231 38.4 38.9 38.7 38.9 38.6 38.7

Men, 16 years and over

85,505 87,213 86,936 67.6 68.3 68.0 68.0 67.8 67.6

16 to 19 years

2,961 3,174 3,079 35.6 37.5 35.7 36.1 36.7 35.6

16 to 17 years

1,041 1,179 1,083 24.3 27.3 27.1 26.5 26.3 24.0

18 to 19 years

1,899 1,960 1,998 47.2 49.7 45.7 46.0 47.1 48.3

20 years and over

82,544 84,040 83,857 69.8 70.5 70.4 70.3 70.1 69.9

20 to 24 years

7,490 7,663 7,572 72.1 73.3 72.7 72.5 73.6 72.8

25 years and over

75,145 76,257 76,281 69.7 70.2 70.1 70.0 69.6 69.6

25 to 54 years

55,001 55,784 55,810 88.3 88.7 88.7 88.7 88.4 88.4

25 to 34 years

19,697 19,525 19,389 88.1 88.9 89.5 89.2 88.9 88.3

35 to 44 years

18,566 19,043 19,178 89.9 90.2 89.7 89.8 89.1 89.7

45 to 54 years

16,738 17,216 17,243 86.8 86.7 86.7 87.0 87.1 87.3

55 years and over

20,144 20,473 20,471 44.3 45.1 44.7 44.7 44.1 44.1

Women, 16 years and over

75,870 76,809 77,024 56.2 56.8 56.7 57.0 56.8 56.9

16 to 19 years

2,936 3,069 3,036 36.1 36.4 37.6 36.9 36.5 36.0

16 to 17 years

1,135 1,200 1,231 27.2 28.5 29.5 28.0 27.1 27.7

18 to 19 years

1,804 1,873 1,805 45.5 45.8 47.5 47.7 46.9 45.3

20 years and over

72,934 73,741 73,988 57.5 58.2 58.0 58.3 58.1 58.3

20 to 24 years

7,200 7,204 7,273 69.1 69.4 68.0 69.0 68.8 69.5

25 years and over

65,757 66,596 66,709 56.5 57.1 57.0 57.3 57.2 57.3

25 to 54 years

48,236 48,897 48,917 75.6 76.5 76.2 76.6 76.4 76.4

25 to 34 years

17,130 17,176 17,326 76.5 77.6 77.6 78.4 77.3 78.0

35 to 44 years

15,965 16,610 16,415 75.2 76.3 76.5 76.6 76.9 75.9

45 to 54 years

15,141 15,110 15,176 74.9 75.4 74.5 74.5 74.9 75.1

55 years and over

17,454 17,694 17,739 33.2 33.5 33.6 33.7 33.8 33.8

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: August 05, 2022