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Labor Force        
Employment status
Local
%
State
%
    Population 16 years and older (2000)
41,855
100.0
5,529,980
100.0
        In labor force       
29,669
70.9
3,694,663
66.8
            Civilian labor force
26,168
62.5
3,563,772
64.4
                 Employed
25,433
60.8
3,412,647
61.7
                 Unemployed
735
1.8
151,125
2.7
                     Percent of civilian labor
2.8
-
4.2
-
            Armed forces
3,501
8.4
130,891
2.4
        Not in labor force
12,186
29.1
1,835,317
33.2

Class of worker
 
 
 
 
        Private wage and salary worker
17,515
68.9
2,547,990
74.7
        Government worker
6,578
25.9
668,575
19.6
        Self-employed in own not corporate business
1,280
5.0
188,035
5.5
        Unpaid family worker
60
0.2
8,047
0.2
        
Occupation
 
 
 
 
    Employed civilian population 16 years and over
25,433
100.0
3,412,647
100.0
        Management, Professional, and related
11,663
45.9
1,304,905
38.2
        Service
3,334
13.1
468,179
13.7
        Sales and office 
6,186
24.3
868,527
25.5
        Farming, fishing, and foresty
77
0.3
16,336
0.5
        Construction, extraction, and maintenance
1,861
7.3
327,733
9.6
        Production, transportation, and material moving
2,312
9.1
426,966
12.5
   
 
 
 
 
Commuting
    Workers 16 years or over
28,636
100.0
3,481,820
100.0
        Car, truck, or van (drove alone)
24,484
85.5
2,685,914
77.1
        Car, truck, or van (carpooled)
2,577
9.0
441,093
12.7
        Public transportation (including taxicab)
152
0.5
124,166
3.6
        Walked
430
1.5
80,487
2.3
        Other means
271
0.9
40,093
1.2
        Worked at home
722
2.5
110,067
3.2
        Mean travel time to work (minutes)
23.7
-
27
-
         
         
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