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Labor Force        
Employment status
Local
%
State
%
    Population 16 years and older (2000)
14,102
100.0
6,290,618
100.0
        In labor force       
9,065
64.3
4,130,579
65.7
            Civilian labor force
8,857
62.8
4,039,732
64.2
                 Employed
8,528
60.5
3,824,741
60.8
                 Unemployed
329
3.5
214,991
3.4
                     Percent of civilian labor
4
-
5.3
-
            Armed forces
208
1.5
90,847
1.4
        Not in labor force
5,037
35.7
2,160,039
34.3

Class of worker
 
 
 
 
        Private wage and salary worker
5,911
69.3
3,012,940
78.8
        Government worker
1,780
20.9
556,230
14.5
        Self-employed in own not corporate business
811
9.5
245,017
6.4
        Unpaid family worker
26
0.3
10,554
0.3
        
Occupation
 
 
 
 
    Employed civilian population 16 years and over
8,528
100.0
3,824,741
100.0
        Management, Professional, and related
2,223
26.1
1,192,816
31.2
        Service
1,398
16.4
517,418
13.5
        Sales and office 
2,045
24.0
947,865
24.8
        Farming, fishing, and foresty
117
1.4
29,178
0.8
        Construction, extraction, and maintenance
1,731
20.3
422,336
11.0
        Production, transportation, and material moving
1,014
11.9
715,128
18.7
   
 
 
 
 
Commuting
    Workers 16 years or over
8,603
100.0
3,837,773
100.0
        Car, truck, or van (drove alone)
6,831
79.8
3,046,666
79.4
        Car, truck, or van (carpooled)
1,325
15.4
538,264
14.0
        Public transportation (including taxicab)
38
0.4
34,803
0.9
        Walked
43
0.5
74,147
1.9
        Other means
145
1.7
40,942
1.1
        Worked at home
191
2.2
102,951
2.7
        Mean travel time to work (minutes)
35
-
24
-
         
         
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