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Labor Force        
Employment status
Local
%
State
%
    Population 16 years and older (2000)
77,524
100.0
5,529,980
100.0
        In labor force       
48,163
62.1
3,694,663
66.8
            Civilian labor force
43,705
56.4
3,563,772
64.4
                 Employed
40.353
52.1
3,412,647
61.7
                 Unemployed
3,352
4.3
151,125
2.7
                     Percent of civilian labor
7.7
-
4.2
-
            Armed forces
4,458
5.8
130,891
2.4
        Not in labor force
29,361
37.9
1,835,317
33.2

Class of worker
 
 
 
 
        Private wage and salary worker
27,969
69.3
2,547,990
74.7
        Government worker
10,638
26.4
668,575
19.6
        Self-employed in own not corporate business
1,702
4.2
188,035
5.5
        Unpaid family worker
44
0.1
8,047
0.2
        
Occupation
 
 
 
 
    Employed civilian population 16 years and over
40,353
100.0
3,412,647
100.0
        Management, Professional, and related
11,193
27.7
1,304,905
38.2
        Service
6,756
16.7
468,179
13.7
        Sales and office 
11,222
27.8
868,527
25.5
        Farming, fishing, and foresty
83
0.2
16,336
0.5
        Construction, extraction, and maintenance
5,185
12.8
327,733
9.6
        Production, transportation, and material moving
5,914
14.7
426,966
12.5
   
 
 
 
 
Commuting
    Workers 16 years or over
43,922
100.0
3,481,820
100.0
        Car, truck, or van (drove alone)
31,996
72.8
2,685,914
77.1
        Car, truck, or van (carpooled)
6,873
15.6
441,093
12.7
        Public transportation (including taxicab)
1,301
3.0
124,166
3.6
        Walked
1,438
3.3
80,487
2.3
        Other means
1,114
2.5
40,093
1.2
        Worked at home
1,200
2.7
110,067
3.2
        Mean travel time to work (minutes)
23.8
-
27
-
         
         
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