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October 2015: Unemployed persons by occupation and sex

By Bill at November 09, 2015 20:03
Filed Under: Immigration News
HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-30. Unemployed persons by occupation and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
OccupationTotal unemployedUnemployment rates
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2015
TotalMenWomen
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2015
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2015
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2015

Total, 16 years and over(1)

8,680 7,597 5.5 4.8 5.3 4.8 5.8 4.9
 

Management, professional, and related occupations

1,582 1,312 2.7 2.2 2.5 1.9 2.9 2.5

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

643 552 2.7 2.2 2.2 1.8 3.3 2.7

Management occupations

383 331 2.3 1.9 2.0 1.5 2.8 2.5

Business and financial operations occupations

261 221 3.5 3.0 2.9 2.7 4.0 3.2

Professional and related occupations

939 760 2.7 2.2 2.7 1.9 2.7 2.4

Computer and mathematical occupations

140 122 3.0 2.8 3.0 2.8 3.1 2.9

Architecture and engineering occupations

97 68 3.3 2.2 3.3 1.9 3.3 3.5

Life, physical, and social science occupations

42 45 2.8 3.1 2.7 3.2 3.0 3.0

Community and social service occupations

81 53 3.0 2.1 2.3 1.1 3.4 2.5

Legal occupations

28 27 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.3 1.6 1.6

Education, training, and library occupations

217 213 2.4 2.3 2.7 1.7 2.3 2.6

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations

119 121 3.8 3.8 4.2 2.7 3.4 4.9

Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations

215 111 2.4 1.2 1.3 0.4 2.9 1.5

Service occupations

2,076 1,800 7.4 6.5 6.6 6.2 7.9 6.7

Healthcare support occupations

214 208 6.0 5.7 7.1 1.8 5.9 6.2

Protective service occupations

165 158 5.1 4.8 4.9 4.8 6.2 5.1

Food preparation and serving related occupations

798 665 8.9 7.5 7.5 7.4 10.0 7.6

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

503 443 7.5 7.0 6.9 6.5 8.5 7.6

Personal care and service occupations

396 326 6.8 5.9 6.2 6.3 7.0 5.8

Sales and office occupations

1,817 1,688 5.2 4.8 4.4 4.8 5.6 4.9

Sales and related occupations

847 858 5.2 5.3 3.9 4.1 6.4 6.5

Office and administrative support occupations

970 831 5.2 4.4 5.2 5.8 5.2 3.9

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

967 887 6.5 5.9 6.4 5.6 9.4 12.8

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

122 137 10.2 11.0 8.8 8.8 15.0 17.7

Construction and extraction occupations

650 592 7.7 7.1 7.6 6.9 8.9 14.3

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

195 158 3.8 3.0 3.9 3.0 1.2 3.1

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,184 1,112 6.2 5.8 5.6 5.4 8.4 7.0

Production occupations

554 429 6.0 4.8 4.9 4.2 8.8 6.0

Transportation and material moving occupations

630 683 6.4 6.7 6.1 6.4 7.8 8.6
 

No previous work experience

1,019 775 - - - - - -

16 to 19 years

527 374 - - - - - -

20 to 24 years

285 223 - - - - - -

25 years and over

206 178 - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes a small number of persons whose last job was in the Armed Forces.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000). 

 

Last Modified Date: November 06, 2015

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