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Economic Statistics

Oregon

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over2,673,782100.0
In labor force1,742,63865.2
Civilian labor force
1,740,29865.1
Employed
1,627,76960.9
Unemployed
112,5294.2
Percent of civilian labor force
6.5(X)
Armed Forces
2,3400.1
Not in labor force931,14434.8
Females 16 years and over1,361,822100.0
In labor force798,42658.6
Civilian labor force
798,05558.6
Employed
749,04055.0
Own children under 6 years254,587100.0
All parents in family in labor force150,03258.9
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over1,601,378100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone1,171,64173.2
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled195,95012.2
Public transportation (including taxicab)66,7884.2
Walked57,2173.6
Other means29,9961.9
Worked at home79,7865.0
Mean travel time to work (minutes)22.2(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over1,627,769100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations538,02933.1
Service occupations248,99915.3
Sales and office occupations424,19226.1
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations28,1021.7
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations148,5419.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations239,90614.7
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining52,0693.2
Construction112,7266.9
Manufacturing233,85314.4
Wholesale trade66,0174.1
Retail trade202,69812.5
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities77,1224.7
Information39,4762.4
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing99,8886.1
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services144,2368.9
Educational, health and social services313,88419.3
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services134,0948.2
Other services (except public administration)80,1514.9
Public administration71,5554.4
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers1,241,36476.3
Government workers234,61314.4
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business145,0208.9
Unpaid family workers6,7720.4
INCOME IN 1999
Households1,335,109100.0
Less than $10,000115,1298.6
$10,000 to $14,99986,6956.5
$15,000 to $24,999179,05313.4
$25,000 to $34,999185,59513.9
$35,000 to $49,999236,28217.7
$50,000 to $74,999269,49220.2
$75,000 to $99,999129,4889.7
$100,000 to $149,99987,2186.5
$150,000 to $199,99922,6501.7
$200,000 or more23,5071.8
Median household income (dollars)40,916(X)
With earnings1,071,15880.2
Mean earnings (dollars)
51,450(X)
With Social Security income344,68925.8
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,815(X)
With Supplemental Security Income46,8783.5
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,534(X)
With public assistance income47,4023.6
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,697(X)
With retirement income229,12917.2
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,269(X)
Families884,875100.0
Less than $10,00043,0674.9
$10,000 to $14,99936,7774.2
$15,000 to $24,99996,17310.9
$25,000 to $34,999114,82313.0
$35,000 to $49,999164,34618.6
$50,000 to $74,999209,57023.7
$75,000 to $99,999106,97712.1
$100,000 to $149,99973,5508.3
$150,000 to $199,99919,5942.2
$200,000 or more19,9982.3
Median family income (dollars)48,680(X)
Per capita income (dollars)20,940(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers36,588(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers26,980(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families70,032(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.9
With related children under 18 years54,931(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.4
With related children under 5 years
28,794(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.6
Families with female householder, no husband present32,276(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.9
With related children under 18 years29,589(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)33.3
With related children under 5 years
14,730(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)47.4
Individuals388,740(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.6
18 years and over267,280(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.6
65 years and over
32,120(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.6
Related children under 18 years114,777(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.0
Related children 5 to 17 years
76,985(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.8
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over155,661(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.1
(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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