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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataPennsylvania

Economic Statistics

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over275,396100.0
In labor force161,18258.5
Civilian labor force
160,99658.5
Employed
144,76852.6
Unemployed
16,2285.9
Percent of civilian labor force
10.1(X)
Armed Forces
1860.1
Not in labor force114,21441.5
Females 16 years and over146,637100.0
In labor force79,90654.5
Civilian labor force
79,86254.5
Employed
71,99749.1
Own children under 6 years20,281100.0
All parents in family in labor force12,36861.0
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over141,844100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone77,78754.8
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled16,13111.4
Public transportation (including taxicab)29,06220.5
Walked13,8709.8
Other means1,6351.2
Worked at home3,3592.4
Mean travel time to work (minutes)23.1(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over144,768100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations53,39836.9
Service occupations28,87119.9
Sales and office occupations39,83527.5
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1450.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations8,9946.2
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations13,5259.3
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2650.2
Construction6,1854.3
Manufacturing8,8076.1
Wholesale trade3,1592.2
Retail trade14,87610.3
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities6,6994.6
Information4,9343.4
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing11,5208.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services16,01311.1
Educational, health and social services43,31929.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services14,99310.4
Other services (except public administration)7,4895.2
Public administration6,5094.5
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers119,52582.6
Government workers18,12712.5
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business6,8874.8
Unpaid family workers2290.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households143,752100.0
Less than $10,00025,92718.0
$10,000 to $14,99913,6689.5
$15,000 to $24,99924,60617.1
$25,000 to $34,99919,22813.4
$35,000 to $49,99921,44114.9
$50,000 to $74,99920,48214.2
$75,000 to $99,9998,3665.8
$100,000 to $149,9995,8434.1
$150,000 to $199,9991,7971.3
$200,000 or more2,3941.7
Median household income (dollars)28,588(X)
With earnings104,14272.4
Mean earnings (dollars)
43,862(X)
With Social Security income43,05930.0
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
10,765(X)
With Supplemental Security Income8,9776.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,227(X)
With public assistance income7,9165.5
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,823(X)
With retirement income24,87617.3
Mean retirement income (dollars)
15,009(X)
Families74,708100.0
Less than $10,0008,20211.0
$10,000 to $14,9994,4866.0
$15,000 to $24,99910,80814.5
$25,000 to $34,99910,35313.9
$35,000 to $49,99912,95417.3
$50,000 to $74,99914,28519.1
$75,000 to $99,9996,3118.4
$100,000 to $149,9994,1755.6
$150,000 to $199,9991,3761.8
$200,000 or more1,7582.4
Median family income (dollars)38,795(X)
Per capita income (dollars)18,816(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers32,128(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers25,500(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families11,228(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)15.0
With related children under 18 years8,682(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)24.2
With related children under 5 years
4,245(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.2
Families with female householder, no husband present7,768(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)33.8
With related children under 18 years6,811(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)45.0
With related children under 5 years
3,334(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)57.9
Individuals63,866(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)20.4
18 years and over45,730(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.4
65 years and over
7,046(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.5
Related children under 18 years17,868(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)27.5
Related children 5 to 17 years
12,359(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)26.0
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over28,830(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)30.9
(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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