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Labor Force        
Employment status
Local
%
State
%
    Population 16 years and older (2000)
47,731
100.0
5,529,980
100.0
        In labor force       
30,345
63.6
3,694,663
66.8
            Civilian labor force
28,933
60.6
3,563,772
64.4
                 Employed
27,519
57.7
3,412,647
61.7
                 Unemployed
1,414
3.0
151,125
2.7
                     Percent of civilian labor
4.9
-
4.2
-
            Armed forces
1,412
3.0
130,891
2.4
        Not in labor force
17,386
36.4
1,835,317
33.2

Class of worker
 
 
 
 
        Private wage and salary worker
20,075
72.9
2,547,990
74.7
        Government worker
6,059
22.0
668,575
19.6
        Self-employed in own not corporate business
1,277
4.6
188,035
5.5
        Unpaid family worker
108
0.4
8,047
0.2
        
Occupation
 
 
 
 
    Employed civilian population 16 years and over
27,519
100.0
3,412,647
100.0
        Management, Professional, and related
8,492
30.9
1,304,905
38.2
        Service
3,784
13.8
468,179
13.7
        Sales and office 
6,954
25.3
868,527
25.5
        Farming, fishing, and foresty
103
0.4
16,336
0.5
        Construction, extraction, and maintenance
3,096
11.3
327,733
9.6
        Production, transportation, and material moving
5,090
18.5
426,966
12.5
   
 
 
 
 
Commuting
    Workers 16 years or over
28,372
100.0
3,481,820
100.0
        Car, truck, or van (drove alone)
22,815
80.4
2,685,914
77.1
        Car, truck, or van (carpooled)
3,900
13.7
441,093
12.7
        Public transportation (including taxicab)
330
1.2
124,166
3.6
        Walked
366
1.3
80,487
2.3
        Other means
480
1.7
40,093
1.2
        Worked at home
480
1.7
110,067
3.2
        Mean travel time to work (minutes)
27.3
-
27
-
         
         
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