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Labor Force        
Employment status
Local
%
State
%
    Population 16 years and older (2000)
183,922
100.0
5,529,980
100.0
        In labor force       
123,360
67.1
3,694,663
66.8
            Civilian labor force
96,122
52.3
3,563,772
64.4
                 Employed
87,490
47.6
3,412,647
61.7
                 Unemployed
8,632
4.7
151,125
2.7
                     Percent of civilian labor
9.0
-
4.2
-
            Armed forces
27,238
14.8
130,891
2.4
        Not in labor force
60,562
32.9
1,835,317
33.2

Class of worker
 
 
 
 
        Private wage and salary worker
65,893
75.3
2,547,990
74.7
        Government worker
18,043
20.6
668,575
19.6
        Self-employed in own not corporate business
3,421
3.9
188,035
5.5
        Unpaid family worker
133
0.2
8,047
0.2
        
Occupation
 
 
 
 
    Employed civilian population 16 years and over
87,490
100.0
3,412,647
100.0
        Management, Professional, and related
25,443
29.1
1,304,905
38.2
        Service
16,712
19.1
468,179
13.7
        Sales and office 
24,253
27.7
868,527
25.5
        Farming, fishing, and foresty
156
0.2
16,336
0.5
        Construction, extraction, and maintenance
9,392
10.7
327,733
9.6
        Production, transportation, and material moving
11,534
13.2
426,966
12.5
   
 
 
 
 
Commuting
    Workers 16 years or over
112,083
100.0
3,481,820
100.0
        Car, truck, or van (drove alone)
74,836
66.8
2,685,914
77.1
        Car, truck, or van (carpooled)
15,917
14.2
441,093
12.7
        Public transportation (including taxicab)
5,143
4.6
124,166
3.6
        Walked
7,596
6.8
80,487
2.3
        Other means
4,305
3.8
40,093
1.2
        Worked at home
4,286
3.8
110,067
3.2
        Mean travel time to work (minutes)
21.7
-
27
-
         
         
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