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Economic Statistics

New jersey

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over32,875100.0
In labor force19,05157.9
Civilian labor force
19,04557.9
Employed
17,74154.0
Unemployed
1,3044.0
Percent of civilian labor force
6.8(X)
Armed Forces
60.0
Not in labor force13,82442.1
Females 16 years and over16,035100.0
In labor force8,80754.9
Civilian labor force
8,80754.9
Employed
8,13050.7
Own children under 6 years2,720100.0
All parents in family in labor force1,46653.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over17,296100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone11,31465.4
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled2,20512.7
Public transportation (including taxicab)2,41814.0
Walked1,0616.1
Other means1280.7
Worked at home1701.0
Mean travel time to work (minutes)30.6(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over17,741100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations4,74726.8
Service occupations2,65815.0
Sales and office occupations5,26129.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations150.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations2,04411.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations3,01617.0
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining40.0
Construction1,3707.7
Manufacturing2,48014.0
Wholesale trade1,0105.7
Retail trade1,79310.1
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,6199.1
Information6563.7
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1,3477.6
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services1,82710.3
Educational, health and social services2,79915.8
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services1,1346.4
Other services (except public administration)1,1946.7
Public administration5082.9
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers14,89584.0
Government workers2,05311.6
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business7574.3
Unpaid family workers360.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households13,561100.0
Less than $10,0009637.1
$10,000 to $14,9996144.5
$15,000 to $24,9991,41110.4
$25,000 to $34,9991,75813.0
$35,000 to $49,9992,31817.1
$50,000 to $74,9992,84621.0
$75,000 to $99,9991,84113.6
$100,000 to $149,9991,1998.8
$150,000 to $199,9993732.8
$200,000 or more2381.8
Median household income (dollars)47,757(X)
With earnings11,24182.9
Mean earnings (dollars)
61,442(X)
With Social Security income3,35824.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,880(X)
With Supplemental Security Income5534.1
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,676(X)
With public assistance income4002.9
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,919(X)
With retirement income2,09915.5
Mean retirement income (dollars)
14,730(X)
Families9,982100.0
Less than $10,0003893.9
$10,000 to $14,9992722.7
$15,000 to $24,9998418.4
$25,000 to $34,9991,26812.7
$35,000 to $49,9991,66416.7
$50,000 to $74,9992,31523.2
$75,000 to $99,9991,63316.4
$100,000 to $149,9991,08410.9
$150,000 to $199,9993153.2
$200,000 or more2012.0
Median family income (dollars)54,596(X)
Per capita income (dollars)20,886(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers38,672(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers30,620(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families604(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)6.1
With related children under 18 years397(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.7
With related children under 5 years
192(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.1
Families with female householder, no husband present238(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.4
With related children under 18 years174(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.8
With related children under 5 years
78(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.4
Individuals3,262(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.6
18 years and over2,461(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.3
65 years and over
434(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.0
Related children under 18 years777(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.1
Related children 5 to 17 years
539(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)8.7
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over1,296(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.1
(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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