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Economic Statistics

Wayne county michigan dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over1,541,459100.0
In labor force930,64060.4
Civilian labor force
930,21960.3
Employed
851,11055.2
Unemployed
79,1095.1
Percent of civilian labor force
8.5(X)
Armed Forces
4210.0
Not in labor force610,81939.6
Females 16 years and over818,016100.0
In labor force449,63455.0
Civilian labor force
449,50455.0
Employed
413,55850.6
Own children under 6 years171,272100.0
All parents in family in labor force100,10158.4
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over827,311100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone662,81480.1
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled96,52311.7
Public transportation (including taxicab)31,5823.8
Walked15,6611.9
Other means6,1280.7
Worked at home14,6031.8
Mean travel time to work (minutes)25.8(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over851,110100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations239,56228.1
Service occupations141,85616.7
Sales and office occupations228,13026.8
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations9360.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations74,1168.7
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations166,51019.6
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,0440.1
Construction39,2964.6
Manufacturing185,85621.8
Wholesale trade26,9043.2
Retail trade90,90510.7
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities54,3876.4
Information21,2312.5
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing50,5915.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services77,8909.2
Educational, health and social services158,34218.6
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services68,0268.0
Other services (except public administration)42,3665.0
Public administration34,2724.0
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers716,01684.1
Government workers103,93112.2
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business29,3393.4
Unpaid family workers1,8240.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households768,626100.0
Less than $10,00092,22112.0
$10,000 to $14,99948,8556.4
$15,000 to $24,99999,81613.0
$25,000 to $34,99993,95412.2
$35,000 to $49,999119,05915.5
$50,000 to $74,999144,20818.8
$75,000 to $99,99981,98110.7
$100,000 to $149,99962,5118.1
$150,000 to $199,99913,7961.8
$200,000 or more12,2251.6
Median household income (dollars)40,776(X)
With earnings593,09477.2
Mean earnings (dollars)
54,900(X)
With Social Security income211,14327.5
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,520(X)
With Supplemental Security Income52,7936.9
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,505(X)
With public assistance income50,2336.5
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,935(X)
With retirement income152,14419.8
Mean retirement income (dollars)
17,204(X)
Families514,979100.0
Less than $10,00042,7208.3
$10,000 to $14,99924,2614.7
$15,000 to $24,99955,43310.8
$25,000 to $34,99959,10811.5
$35,000 to $49,99981,73415.9
$50,000 to $74,999107,87920.9
$75,000 to $99,99967,69713.1
$100,000 to $149,99953,92810.5
$150,000 to $199,99912,1052.4
$200,000 or more10,1142.0
Median family income (dollars)48,805(X)
Per capita income (dollars)20,058(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers42,392(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers29,027(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families65,338(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)12.7
With related children under 18 years53,689(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)18.5
With related children under 5 years
27,056(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.9
Families with female householder, no husband present43,505(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)28.1
With related children under 18 years38,701(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)35.8
With related children under 5 years
19,430(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)46.3
Individuals332,598(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.4
18 years and over200,607(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.7
65 years and over
27,267(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.3
Related children under 18 years129,555(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)23.0
Related children 5 to 17 years
92,842(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)22.4
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over89,481(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.4
(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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