Employment Status in Maine (State)

Employment Status#1

Percentage of population aged 25 to 64 years old.
Scope: population of the United States and Maine
Maine
United States
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% Count Armed Forces Employed 1 Unemployed Other 2 0.192250% 0.440181% 0.192250% 0.2% 2,101 59.212114% 57.623612% 59.212114% 59.2% 647,099 647k 4.928952% 6.194024% 4.928952% 4.9% 53,866 53.9k 35.666684% 35.742182% 35.666684% 35.7% 389,783 390k

Employment Status By Sex#2

Percentage of male and female population aged 25 to 64 years old.
Scope: population of the United States and Maine
Maine
United States
50% 0% 50% F M Armed Forces Employed 1 Unemployed Other 2 -0.032976% -0.032976% -0.032976% 0.0% 0.032976% 0.329168% 0.032976% 0.329168% 0.362143% 0.4% 186 1,915 -56.763992% -56.763992% -56.763992% 56.8% 56.763992% 5.059471% 56.763992% 5.059471% 61.823463% 61.8% 320,179 320k 326,920 327k -3.964876% -3.964876% -3.964876% 4.0% 3.964876% 1.992431% 3.964876% 1.992431% 5.957307% 6.0% 22,364 22.4k 31,502 31.5k -31.857087% -7.381070% -31.857087% -7.381070% -39.238157% 39.2% 31.857087% 31.857087% 31.857087% 31.9% 221,324 221k 168,459 168k

Employment Status by Age#3

Employment status composition of the given age cohorts.
Scope: population of Maine
Armed Forces
Employed
Unemployed
Not in Labor Force
75+ 70-74 65-69 62-64 60-61 55-59 45-54 35-44 30-34 25-29 22-24 20-21 16-19 0.000000% 5.223379% 0.160380% 94.616240% 95% 5,211 0.000000% 17.734795% 18% 1.194388% 81.070817% 81% 9,013 0.000000% 30.800875% 31% 1.648391% 67.550734% 68% 21,264 21.3k 0.000000% 49.201919% 49% 2.537441% 48.260640% 48% 26,972 27.0k 0.000000% 62.136525% 62% 3.522965% 34.340510% 34% 24,040 24.0k 0.006757% 71.511729% 72% 3.859446% 24.622068% 25% 74,086 74.1k 0.082340% 76.890652% 77% 4.674174% 18.352834% 18% 164,529 165k 0.426284% 78.327451% 78% 5.490587% 15.755677% 16% 130,984 131k 0.409763% 77.397044% 77% 6.211069% 6% 15.982124% 16% 56,585 56.6k 0.702211% 74.458769% 74% 8.422465% 8% 16.416555% 16% 55,444 55.4k 0.526953% 72.154453% 72% 9.879810% 10% 17.438784% 17% 32,413 32.4k 0.321772% 64.018452% 64% 11.247793% 11% 24.411982% 24% 22,595 22.6k 0.064420% 37.247688% 37% 10.020901% 10% 52.666991% 53% 26,064 26.1k 0% 20% 40% 60% 80% 100% Count

Employment by Sex and Age#4

Percentage of population employed by sex and age cohort.
Scope: population of Maine
Female
Male
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% 100% F M 75+ 70-74 65-69 62-64 60-61 55-59 45-54 35-44 30-34 25-29 22-24 20-21 16-19 3.319% 3.32% 8.081% 8.08% 13.741% 13.7% 22.053% 22.1% 27.624% 27.6% 34.260% 34.3% 48.379% 48.4% 50.050% 50.0% 61.370% 61.4% 62.977% 63.0% 69.706% 69.7% 73.426% 73.4% 75.126% 75.1% 78.898% 78.9% 75.357% 75.4% 82.260% 82.3% 74.129% 74.1% 81.591% 81.6% 72.327% 72.3% 78.041% 78.0% 72.936% 72.9% 72.440% 72.4% 69.896% 69.9% 58.927% 58.9% 41.524% 41.5% 33.335% 33.3%

Employment Sex Ratio by Age#5

Percentage more males or females employed by age cohort.
Scope: population of the United States and Maine
More Females More Males
United States
Maine
0% 20% 40% 60% M:F F M 75+ 70-74 65-69 62-64 60-61 55-59 45-54 35-44 30-34 25-29 22-24 20-21 16-19 62.254655% 42.859399% 62.254655% 62.3% 1.623 1.62 1,987 3,224 48.428886% 27.734854% 48.428886% 48.4% 1.484 1.48 3,628 5,385 13.902022% 16.620540% 13.902022% 13.9% 1.139 1.14 9,941 11,323 11.3k 0.445898% 8.308357% 0.445898% 0.4% 1.004 1.00 13,456 13.5k 13,516 13.5k -6.831283% -6.831283% 6.8% 7.888850% 0.936 0.94 12,417 12.4k 11,623 11.6k 0.113446% 5.653155% 0.113446% 0.1% 1.001 1.00 37,022 37.0k 37,064 37.1k 0.721004% 8.037710% 0.721004% 0.7% 1.007 1.01 81,969 82.0k 82,560 82.6k 5.749113% 15.735988% 5.749113% 5.7% 1.057 1.06 63,662 63.7k 67,322 67.3k 6.982954% 17.313214% 6.982954% 7.0% 1.070 1.07 27,338 27.3k 29,247 29.2k 6.180506% 12.346433% 6.180506% 6.2% 1.062 1.06 26,891 26.9k 28,553 28.6k 4.446827% 6.760092% 4.446827% 4.4% 1.044 1.04 15,854 15.9k 16,559 16.6k -15.560008% -15.560008% 15.6% 2.641210% 0.865 0.87 12,113 12.1k 10,482 10.5k -17.617099% -6.653550% -17.617099% 17.6% 0.850 0.85 14,087 14.1k 11,977 12.0k

Male Employment by Age#6

Percentage of male population employed by age cohort. Gray areas represent percentile bands from the states.
Scope: population of the United States, Maine, and selected other stateses
Maine
United States
Percentile:
0th - 100th
10th - 90th
20th - 80th
30th - 70th
40th - 60th
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% 100% % 75+ 70-74 65-69 62-64 60-61 55-59 45-54 35-44 30-34 25-29 22-24 20-21 16-19 8.081% 8.08% 22.053% 22.1% 34.260% 34.3% 50.050% 50.0% 62.977% 63.0% 73.426% 73.4% 78.898% 78.9% 82.260% 82.3% 81.591% 81.6% 78.041% 78.0% 72.440% 72.4% 58.927% 58.9% 33.335% 33.3%

Female Employment by Age#7

Percentage of female population employed by age cohort. Gray areas represent percentile bands from the states.
Scope: population of the United States, Maine, and selected other stateses
Maine
United States
Percentile:
0th - 100th
10th - 90th
20th - 80th
30th - 70th
40th - 60th
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% 100% % 75+ 70-74 65-69 62-64 60-61 55-59 45-54 35-44 30-34 25-29 22-24 20-21 16-19 3.319% 3.32% 13.741% 13.7% 27.624% 27.6% 48.379% 48.4% 61.370% 61.4% 69.706% 69.7% 75.126% 75.1% 75.357% 75.4% 74.129% 74.1% 72.327% 72.3% 72.936% 72.9% 69.896% 69.9% 41.524% 41.5%

Employment among the Married#8

Selected family employment structures as a percentage of all married couple households.
Scope: households in the United States and Maine
Maine
United States
0% 10% 20% 30% Count Both Parents Work 1 Stay at Home Moms 1 Stay at Home Dads 1 Neither Parent Works Neither Parent Wo… 1 Both Work, No Kids 2 Ladies Who Lunch 2 Gents Who Lunch 2 Neither Works, No Kids Neither Works, No … 2 24.405930% 27.251438% 24.405930% 24.4% 66,790 66.8k 6.838338% 11.492735% 6.838338% 6.8% 18,714 18.7k 1.530349% 1.545892% 1.530349% 1.5% 4,188 0.686245% 0.689171% 0.686245% 0.7% 1,878 30.608449% 26.122029% 30.608449% 30.6% 83,764 83.8k 9.877477% 10.445311% 9.877477% 9.9% 27,031 27.0k 7.554912% 6.150909% 7.554912% 7.6% 20,675 20.7k 18.354326% 16.211994% 18.354326% 18.4% 50,229 50.2k

Employment among the Married With Children#9

Selected employment arrangements as a percentage of married couples with children under 18 present in the house.
Scope: households in the United States and Maine
Maine
United States
0% 20% 40% 60% Count Both Work Stay at Home Moms Stay at Home Dads Neither Work 72.879044% 66.466742% 72.879044% 72.9% 66,790 66.8k 20.420099% 28.030984% 20.420099% 20.4% 18,714 18.7k 4.569807% 3.770458% 4.569807% 4.6% 4,188 2.049212% 1.680901% 2.049212% 2.0% 1,878

Employment among the Married Without Children#10

Selected employment arrangements as a percentage of married couples without children under 18 present in the house.
Scope: households in the United States and Maine
Maine
United States
0% 10% 20% 30% 40% Count Both Work Ladies Who Lunch Gents Who Lunch Neither Work 46.019624% 44.274708% 46.019624% 46.0% 83,764 83.8k 14.850729% 17.703951% 14.850729% 14.9% 27,031 27.0k 11.358767% 10.425289% 11.358767% 11.4% 20,675 20.7k 27.595622% 27.478007% 27.595622% 27.6% 50,229 50.2k

Employment by Educational Attainment#11

Percentage of population that is employed by highest level of educational attainment among the population aged 25 to 64 years old.
Scope: population of the United States and Maine
Maine
United States
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% Count Bachelor's Degree 1 Some College 2 H.S. Diploma 3 No H.S. Diploma 3 84.096925% 82.372807% 84.096925% 84.1% 177,902 178k 75.601470% 73.317364% 75.601470% 75.6% 174,024 174k 67.929715% 66.182117% 67.929715% 67.9% 160,863 161k 43.994061% 52.161759% 43.994061% 44.0% 19,851 19.9k

The Non-Working by Race#12

Percentage of each ethno-racial group's population 16 to 64 years of age that is either unemployed or not in the labor force.
Scope: population of the United States and Maine
Female Male
United States
Maine
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40% 20% 0% 20% 40% % Black Other Mixed Hispanic 1 White Asian -45.555873% -40.088512% -45.555873% 45.6% 45.555873% 0.516662% 40.088512% 5.470992% 46.072535% 46.1% 45.871% 45.9% -42.279979% -6.670424% -30.298656% -14.469597% -48.950404% 49.0% 42.279979% 30.298656% 42.279979% 42.3% 45.797% 45.8% -44.678913% -38.355379% -3.461690% -44.678913% 44.7% 44.678913% 0.777140% 38.355379% 45.456053% 45.5% 45.050% 45.1% -35.661571% -28.457336% -14.914029% -35.661571% 35.7% 35.661571% 3.071410% 28.457336% 38.732981% 38.7% 37.157% 37.2% -27.757284% -2.631755% -26.657078% -7.210127% -30.389039% 30.4% 27.757284% 26.657078% 27.757284% 27.8% 29.089% 29.1% -21.957255% -12.926054% -26.045146% -12.700531% -34.883310% 34.9% 21.957255% 26.045146% 21.957255% 22.0% 29.195% 29.2%

Unemployment by Race#13

Percentage unemployed of each ethno-racial group's population 16 to 64 years of age.
Scope: population of the United States and Maine
Female Male
United States
Maine
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10% 5% 0% 5% 10% 15% % Black Other Hispanic 1 Mixed White Asian -11.190086% -0.556128% -10.722136% -11.746213% 11.7% 11.190086% 10.722136% 1.679626% 11.190086% 11.2% 11.407% 11.4% -6.412918% -8.884387% -6.412918% 6.4% 6.412918% 8.769789% 8.884387% 0.648785% 15.182707% 15.2% 10.558% 10.6% -8.302583% -7.442461% -8.302583% 8.3% 8.302583% 4.534316% 7.442461% 1.131284% 12.836899% 12.8% 10.510% 10.5% -8.334598% -8.859977% -8.334598% 8.3% 8.334598% 2.842848% 8.859977% 1.702013% 11.177446% 11.2% 9.693% 9.69% -4.758487% -5.274761% -4.758487% 4.8% 4.758487% 2.085671% 5.274761% 1.689654% 6.844158% 6.8% 5.789% 5.79% -2.210042% -5.052566% -2.210042% 2.2% 2.210042% 0.782084% 5.052566% 0.839991% 2.992126% 3.0% 2.554% 2.55%

Armed Forces by Race#14

Percentage of each ethno-racial group's population 16 to 64 years of age in the armed forces.
Scope: population of the United States and Maine
Female Male
United States
Maine
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0.0% 0.5% 1.0% 1.5% % Black Hispanic 1 Mixed Other White Asian -0.028580% -0.247446% -0.028580% 0.03% 0.028580% 1.739235% 0.247446% 0.693848% 1.767815% 1.77% 1.091% 1.09% -0.000000% -0.134042% 0.000000% 0.00% 0.000000% 1.083634% 0.134042% 0.592772% 1.083634% 1.08% 0.528% 0.53% -0.106270% -0.359038% -0.106270% 0.11% 0.106270% 0.474161% 0.359038% 1.105516% 0.580431% 0.58% 0.333% 0.33% -0.000000% -0.120915% 0.000000% 0.00% 0.000000% 0.643335% 0.120915% 0.502010% 0.643335% 0.64% 0.304% 0.30% -0.042591% -0.123603% -0.042591% 0.04% 0.042591% 0.375809% 0.123603% 0.861646% 0.418400% 0.42% 0.228% 0.23% -0.000000% -0.103116% 0.000000% 0.00% 0.000000% 0.269966% 0.103116% 0.456360% 0.269966% 0.27% 0.119% 0.12%

Employment by Race#15

Percentage employed of each ethno-racial group's population 16 to 64 years of age.
Scope: population of the United States and Maine
Female Male
United States
Maine
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60% 40% 20% 0% 20% 40% 60% % Asian White Hispanic 1 Mixed Other Black -65.116690% -61.254324% -65.116690% 65.1% 65.116690% 12.926054% 61.254324% 12.700531% 78.042745% 78.0% 70.805% 70.8% -69.610961% -66.132795% -69.610961% 69.6% 69.610961% 2.631755% 66.132795% 7.210127% 72.242716% 72.2% 70.911% 70.9% -61.267019% -3.071410% -56.628635% -64.338429% 64.3% 61.267019% 56.628635% 14.914029% 61.267019% 61.3% 62.843% 62.8% -54.543947% -0.777140% -58.182932% -55.321087% 55.3% 54.543947% 58.182932% 3.461690% 54.543947% 54.5% 54.950% 54.9% -51.049596% -55.231747% -51.049596% 51.0% 51.049596% 6.670424% 55.231747% 14.469597% 57.720021% 57.7% 54.203% 54.2% -53.927465% -0.516662% -54.440496% -5.470992% -54.444127% 54.4% 53.927465% 54.440496% 53.927465% 53.9% 54.129% 54.1%

Map of Employment Status by County in Maine

Both Parents Work Employment Status by County#16

Percentage of married families with children under the age of 18 present in which both parents work outside the home (%):
15.8%18.4%20.9%23.4%26.0%28.6%

Stay at Home Moms Employment Status by County#17

Percentage of married families with children under the age of 18 present in which the husband works outside the home and the wife stays at home (%):
5.2%5.9%6.6%7.3%8.0%8.7%

Stay at Home Dads Employment Status by County#18

Percentage of married families with children under the age of 18 present in which the wife works outside the home and the husband stays at home (%):
0.70%1.12%1.53%1.95%2.37%2.79%

Neither Parent Works Employment Status by County#19

Percentage of married families with children under the age of 18 present in which neither parent works outside the home (%):
0.31%0.60%0.89%1.18%1.47%1.76%

Employed Working-Age Men Employment Status by County#20

Percentage of male population aged 35 to 44 years old that are employed
66.6%71.0%75.3%79.6%83.9%88.3%
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Map of Employment Status by County Subdivision in Maine

Both Parents Work Employment Status by County Subdivision#21

Percentage of married families with children under the age of 18 present in which both parents work outside the home (%):
0%20%40%60%80%100%

Stay at Home Moms Employment Status by County Subdivision#22

Percentage of married families with children under the age of 18 present in which the husband works outside the home and the wife stays at home (%):
0%12%25%37%49%62%

Stay at Home Dads Employment Status by County Subdivision#23

Percentage of married families with children under the age of 18 present in which the wife works outside the home and the husband stays at home (%):
0%8%15%22%30%38%

Neither Parent Works Employment Status by County Subdivision#24

Percentage of married families with children under the age of 18 present in which neither parent works outside the home (%):
0%8%16%24%32%40%

Employed Working-Age Men Employment Status by County Subdivision#25

Percentage of male population aged 35 to 44 years old that are employed
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Employment Status by Place in Maine

There are 132 places in Maine. This section compares the 50 most populous of those to each other, Maine, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Maine. The least populous of the compared places has a population of 2,799.

Employed Working-Age Men by Place#30

Percentage of male population aged 35 to 44 years old that are employed.
Scope: population of Maine, selected places in Maine, and entities that contain Maine
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% 100% Count # Belfast Yarmouth Pittsfield Madawaska Scarborough South Sanford Topsham York Harbor Ellsworth Gorham Kennebunk North Windham Hampden South Portland S Portland Kittery Gardiner Biddeford Camden Lisbon Falls Farmington Caribou South Eliot Winslow New England Brunswick Old Orchard Beach Old Orch Bch Northeast Brewer United States of America United States Maine Saco Sanford Bath Portland Rockland Old Town Auburn Lake Arrowhead Lk Arrowhead Lincoln Presque Isle Bangor Westbrook Skowhegan Lewiston Calais Waterville Houlton Augusta Orono Winthrop South Paris Millinocket Rumford Springvale 100.000000% 100.000000% 100.0% 331 1 100.000000% 100.000000% 100.0% 417 2 100.000000% 100.000000% 100.0% 154 3 100.000000% 100.000000% 100.0% 125 4 99.674267% 99.674267% 99.7% 306 5 99.588477% 99.588477% 99.6% 242 6 96.588486% 96.588486% 96.6% 453 7 95.833333% 95.833333% 95.8% 92 8 95.354523% 95.354523% 95.4% 390 9 95.202020% 95.202020% 95.2% 377 10 94.545455% 94.545455% 94.5% 208 11 94.137931% 94.137931% 94.1% 273 12 91.712707% 91.712707% 91.7% 166 13 91.381346% 91.381346% 91.4% 1,548 14 91.351351% 91.351351% 91.4% 338 15 90.519878% 90.519878% 90.5% 296 16 90.293856% 90.293856% 90.3% 1,014 17 89.568345% 89.568345% 89.6% 249 18 87.780549% 87.780549% 87.8% 352 19 87.200000% 87.200000% 87.2% 109 20 86.382979% 86.382979% 86.4% 609 21 86.098655% 86.098655% 86.1% 192 22 85.193133% 85.193133% 85.2% 397 23 84.388238% 84.388238% 84.4% 779,322 779k 84.260731% 84.260731% 84.3% 530 24 83.753501% 83.753501% 83.8% 598 25 83.362012% 83.362012% 83.4% 2,978,017 2.98M 82.463768% 82.463768% 82.5% 569 26 82.268229% 82.268229% 82.3% 16,738,279 16.7M 82.259503% 82.259503% 82.3% 67,322 67.3k 80.769231% 80.769231% 80.8% 1,134 27 80.425532% 80.425532% 80.4% 378 28 79.330709% 79.330709% 79.3% 403 29 79.056484% 79.056484% 79.1% 3,737 30 78.571429% 78.571429% 78.6% 330 31 78.345499% 78.345499% 78.3% 322 32 78.079096% 78.079096% 78.1% 1,382 33 77.956989% 77.956989% 78.0% 145 34 76.612903% 76.612903% 76.6% 95 35 76.113360% 76.113360% 76.1% 376 36 75.954198% 75.954198% 76.0% 1,393 37 72.397770% 72.397770% 72.4% 779 38 71.493213% 71.493213% 71.5% 316 39 71.287129% 71.287129% 71.3% 1,584 40 69.879518% 69.879518% 69.9% 116 41 68.827930% 68.827930% 68.8% 552 42 66.181818% 66.181818% 66.2% 182 43 65.139752% 65.139752% 65.1% 839 44 62.096774% 62.096774% 62.1% 77 45 61.363636% 61.363636% 61.4% 54 46 54.576271% 54.576271% 54.6% 161 47 52.500000% 52.500000% 52.5% 147 48 48.995984% 48.995984% 49.0% 122 49 47.272727% 47.272727% 47.3% 104 50

Employment Status by Metro Area in Maine

There are 4 metro areas in Maine. This section compares all 4 of those to each other, Maine, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Maine.

Employed Working-Age Men by Metro Area#35

Percentage of male population aged 35 to 44 years old that are employed.
Scope: population of Maine, selected metro areas in Maine, and entities that contain Maine
0% 20% 40% 60% 80% Count # Portland and South Portland Metro Area Portland Area New England Northeast United States of America United States Maine Bangor Metro Area Bangor Area Augusta and Waterville Metro Area Augusta Area Lewiston and Auburn Metro Area Lewiston Area 85.513332% 85.513332% 85.5% 28,511 28.5k 1 84.388238% 84.388238% 84.4% 779,322 779k 83.362012% 83.362012% 83.4% 2,978,017 2.98M 82.268229% 82.268229% 82.3% 16,738,279 16.7M 82.259503% 82.259503% 82.3% 67,322 67.3k 80.611459% 80.611459% 80.6% 7,330 2 79.791360% 79.791360% 79.8% 5,966 3 79.080097% 79.080097% 79.1% 5,519 4

Employment Status by County in Maine

There are 16 counties in Maine. This section compares all 16 of those to each other, Maine, and other entities that contain or substantially overlap with Maine.

Employed Working-Age Men by County#40

Percentage of male population aged 35 to 44 years old that are employed.
Scope: population of Maine, selected counties in Maine, and entities that contain Maine
0% 20% 40% 60%