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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus Data

Economic Statistics

Florida

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over12,744,825100.0
In labor force7,471,97758.6
Civilian labor force
7,407,45858.1
Employed
6,995,04754.9
Unemployed
412,4113.2
Percent of civilian labor force
5.6(X)
Armed Forces
64,5190.5
Not in labor force5,272,84841.4
Females 16 years and over6,615,066100.0
In labor force3,491,05252.8
Civilian labor force
3,482,22452.6
Employed
3,275,77549.5
Own children under 6 years1,069,643100.0
All parents in family in labor force645,38960.3
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over6,910,168100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone5,445,52778.8
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled893,76612.9
Public transportation (including taxicab)129,0751.9
Walked118,3861.7
Other means116,3251.7
Worked at home207,0893.0
Mean travel time to work (minutes)26.2(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over6,995,047100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations2,206,19331.5
Service occupations1,183,66016.9
Sales and office occupations2,066,19129.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations63,5720.9
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations717,33310.3
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations758,09810.8
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining92,4631.3
Construction562,1118.0
Manufacturing507,8707.3
Wholesale trade278,3604.0
Retail trade943,44913.5
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities374,1795.3
Information215,7873.1
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing563,5528.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services739,51610.6
Educational, health and social services1,264,96518.1
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services732,46010.5
Other services (except public administration)359,4255.1
Public administration360,9105.2
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers5,579,31479.8
Government workers960,61113.7
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business435,6196.2
Unpaid family workers19,5030.3
INCOME IN 1999
Households6,341,121100.0
Less than $10,000606,9959.6
$10,000 to $14,999427,0506.7
$15,000 to $24,999918,45514.5
$25,000 to $34,999901,45414.2
$35,000 to $49,9991,103,55417.4
$50,000 to $74,9991,170,56918.5
$75,000 to $99,999552,3798.7
$100,000 to $149,999398,8606.3
$150,000 to $199,999114,4321.8
$200,000 or more147,3732.3
Median household income (dollars)38,819(X)
With earnings4,739,36974.7
Mean earnings (dollars)
51,993(X)
With Social Security income2,072,25832.7
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,814(X)
With Supplemental Security Income265,8834.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,295(X)
With public assistance income178,1662.8
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,449(X)
With retirement income1,262,32519.9
Mean retirement income (dollars)
18,701(X)
Families4,238,409100.0
Less than $10,000243,7875.8
$10,000 to $14,999195,5284.6
$15,000 to $24,999524,00912.4
$25,000 to $34,999579,51413.7
$35,000 to $49,999782,91818.5
$50,000 to $74,999907,38821.4
$75,000 to $99,999452,98610.7
$100,000 to $149,999332,7357.9
$150,000 to $199,99996,5512.3
$200,000 or more122,9932.9
Median family income (dollars)45,625(X)
Per capita income (dollars)21,557(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers32,212(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers25,480(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families383,131(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.0
With related children under 18 years281,303(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.2
With related children under 5 years
132,180(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.4
Families with female householder, no husband present187,257(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.3
With related children under 18 years164,596(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)32.8
With related children under 5 years
75,752(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)44.6
Individuals1,952,629(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.5
18 years and over1,324,632(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.0
65 years and over
246,641(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.1
Related children under 18 years607,607(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)17.2
Related children 5 to 17 years
434,180(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.6
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over663,080(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.2
(X) Not applicable.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P30, P32, P33, P43, P46, P49, P50, P51, P52, P53, P58, P62, P63, P64, P65, P67, P71, P72, P73, P74, P76, P77, P82, P87, P90, PCT47, PCT52, and PCT53

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