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Employment Status by Age 2016

United States
  Population Labor Force Participation Rate Employment/Population Ratio Unemployment Rate
16 to 19 years 17,302,568 38.4% 30.9% 18.4%
20 to 24 years 22,172,673 74.9% 65.9% 10.2%
25 to 29 years 22,687,967 82.4% 76.1% 6.6%
30 to 34 years 21,702,281 82.3% 77.2% 5.3%
35 to 44 years 40,655,592 82.4% 78.1% 4.7%
45 to 54 years 42,755,590 80.2% 76.7% 4.1%
55 to 59 years 21,714,703 71.8% 68.9% 4.0%
60 to 64 years 19,744,182 56.1% 54.0% 3.6%
65 to 74 years 28,681,808 25.5% 24.7% 3.3%
75 years and over 20,533,357 6.5% 6.3% 3.5%
Oklahoma
  Population Labor Force Participation Rate Employment/Population Ratio Unemployment Rate
16 to 19 years 212,124 41.4% 33.7% 16.0%
20 to 24 years 279,889 73.3% 63.4% 11.3%
25 to 29 years 271,490 80.9% 74.7% 6.3%
30 to 34 years 265,279 78.4% 73.0% 6.3%
35 to 44 years 477,591 79.1% 74.9% 4.8%
45 to 54 years 480,811 76.9% 73.5% 4.2%
55 to 59 years 257,144 66.3% 63.5% 4.2%
60 to 64 years 231,029 54.9% 52.8% 3.7%
65 to 74 years 343,384 24.9% 24.2% 2.6%
75 years and over 244,908 7.3% 7.2% 1.4%
Oklahoma County
  Population Labor Force Participation Rate Employment/Population Ratio Unemployment Rate
16 to 19 years 38,366 41.5% 34.5% 16.3%
20 to 24 years 53,331 75.5% 64.6% 10.8%
25 to 29 years 64,003 83.5% 78.3% 4.4%
30 to 34 years 60,704 80.3% 75.7% 5.3%
35 to 44 years 99,258 81.2% 77.6% 3.9%
45 to 54 years 91,743 79.9% 77.0% 3.3%
55 to 59 years 48,875 67.1% 63.2% 5.8%
60 to 64 years 44,200 58.3% 55.8% 4.2%
65 to 74 years 59,192 27.9% 27.5% 1.3%
75 years and over 41,877 8.8% 8.8% 0.6%
Canadian County
  Population Labor Force Participation Rate Employment/Population Ratio Unemployment Rate
16 to 19 years 7,568 56.6% 47.7% 15.7%
20 to 24 years 7,800 82.2% 76.8% 6.5%
25 to 29 years 9,320 85.0% 80.7% 5.0%
30 to 34 years 10,691 84.1% 82.6% 1.7%
35 to 44 years 18,475 82.5% 78.1% 5.0%
45 to 54 years 18,579 82.9% 79.6% 4.0%
55 to 59 years 7,415 70.7% 66.5% 6.0%
60 to 64 years 7,859 56.9% 54.5% 4.3%
65 to 74 years 10,931 28.5% 26.6% 6.8%
75 years and over 6,412 8.1% 8.1% 0.0%
Cleveland County
  Population Labor Force Participation Rate Employment/Population Ratio Unemployment Rate
16 to 19 years 16,794 36.3% 28.8% 20.7%
20 to 24 years 30,874 72.8% 64.4% 10.4%
25 to 29 years 20,681 86.6% 81.4% 4.7%
30 to 34 years 19,855 81.1% 78.9% 2.1%
35 to 44 years 34,832 84.2% 80.1% 3.6%
45 to 54 years 33,665 81.8% 78.9% 2.9%
55 to 59 years 16,010 74.0% 73.2% 1.2%
60 to 64 years 15,604 60.0% 57.7% 3.9%
65 to 74 years 21,410 29.8% 29.2% 2.0%
75 years and over 13,774 5.6% 5.6% 0.0%
Oklahoma City Metro Area
  Population Labor Force Participation Rate Employment/Population Ratio Unemployment Rate
16 to 19 years 72,411 40.9% 34.2% 16.0%
20 to 24 years 102,136 74.5% 65.5% 9.8%
25 to 29 years 103,692 83.2% 77.5% 5.5%
30 to 34 years 103,193 80.9% 77.1% 4.3%
35 to 44 years 173,437 81.7% 78.0% 4.0%
45 to 54 years 167,355 79.7% 76.9% 3.2%
55 to 59 years 85,687 69.7% 66.8% 4.1%
60 to 64 years 78,538 57.0% 54.2% 4.9%
65 to 74 years 107,800 27.4% 26.8% 2.2%
75 years and over 72,979 7.7% 7.7% 0.4%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2016 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates. Employment Status.