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Labor Force        
Employment status
Local
%
State
%
    Population 16 years and older (2000)
7,569
100.0
5,529,980
100.0
        In labor force       
4,242
56.0
3,694,663
66.8
            Civilian labor force
4,180
55.2
3,563,772
64.4
                 Employed
4,046
53.5
3,412,647
61.7
                 Unemployed
134
1.8
151,125
2.7
                     Percent of civilian labor
3.2
-
4.2
-
            Armed forces
62
0.8
130,891
2.4
        Not in labor force
3,327
44.0
1,835,317
33.2

Class of worker
 
 
 
 
        Private wage and salary worker
2,839
70.2
2,547,990
74.7
        Government worker
783
19.4
668,575
19.6
        Self-employed in own not corporate business
424
10.5
188,035
5.5
        Unpaid family worker
0
0.0
8,047
0.2
        
Occupation
 
 
 
 
    Employed civilian population 16 years and over
4,046
100.0
3,412,647
100.0
        Management, Professional, and related
1,105
27.3
1,304,905
38.2
        Service
692
17.1
468,179
13.7
        Sales and office 
926
22.9
868,527
25.5
        Farming, fishing, and foresty
65
1.6
16,336
0.5
        Construction, extraction, and maintenance
623
15.4
327,733
9.6
        Production, transportation, and material moving
635
15.7
426,966
12.5
   
 
 
 
 
Commuting
    Workers 16 years or over
4,020
100.0
3,481,820
100.0
        Car, truck, or van (drove alone)
3,039
75.6
2,685,914
77.1
        Car, truck, or van (carpooled)
550
13.7
441,093
12.7
        Public transportation (including taxicab)
105
2.6
124,166
3.6
        Walked
83
2.1
80,487
2.3
        Other means
65
1.6
40,093
1.2
        Worked at home
178
4.4
110,067
3.2
        Mean travel time to work (minutes)
45.8
-
27
-
         
         
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