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Economic Statistics

Allegheny county pennsylvania dp 3 profile of selected economic characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over1,032,364100.0
In labor force630,96461.1
Civilian labor force
630,29361.1
Employed
591,90557.3
Unemployed
38,3883.7
Percent of civilian labor force
6.1(X)
Armed Forces
6710.1
Not in labor force401,40038.9
Females 16 years and over553,644100.0
In labor force302,93054.7
Civilian labor force
302,79554.7
Employed
284,75151.4
Own children under 6 years83,595100.0
All parents in family in labor force50,42660.3
COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over582,362100.0
Car, truck, or van -- drove alone419,82972.1
Car, truck, or van -- carpooled58,51210.0
Public transportation (including taxicab)61,08510.5
Walked24,0064.1
Other means4,3450.7
Worked at home14,5852.5
Mean travel time to work (minutes)25.3(X)
Employed civilian population 16 years and over591,905100.0
OCCUPATION
Management, professional, and related occupations223,97437.8
Service occupations93,41115.8
Sales and office occupations170,05528.7
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations3960.1
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations44,3387.5
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations59,73110.1
INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining1,4170.2
Construction32,1425.4
Manufacturing53,5239.0
Wholesale trade20,4133.4
Retail trade70,52011.9
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities35,5146.0
Information19,1453.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing50,4528.5
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services66,08111.2
Educational, health and social services144,66524.4
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services48,3548.2
Other services (except public administration)30,1695.1
Public administration19,5103.3
CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers500,72384.6
Government workers59,12710.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business30,9155.2
Unpaid family workers1,1400.2
INCOME IN 1999
Households537,405100.0
Less than $10,00057,64110.7
$10,000 to $14,99939,9137.4
$15,000 to $24,99979,17914.7
$25,000 to $34,99969,87913.0
$35,000 to $49,99987,43316.3
$50,000 to $74,99997,90718.2
$75,000 to $99,99948,9509.1
$100,000 to $149,99934,3496.4
$150,000 to $199,9999,6621.8
$200,000 or more12,4922.3
Median household income (dollars)38,329(X)
With earnings402,43974.9
Mean earnings (dollars)
54,605(X)
With Social Security income171,29331.9
Mean Social Security income (dollars)
11,881(X)
With Supplemental Security Income22,4264.2
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
6,507(X)
With public assistance income16,5873.1
Mean public assistance income (dollars)
2,788(X)
With retirement income107,85820.1
Mean retirement income (dollars)
14,763(X)
Families333,898100.0
Less than $10,00018,6765.6
$10,000 to $14,99912,8003.8
$15,000 to $24,99936,28210.9
$25,000 to $34,99940,93912.3
$35,000 to $49,99958,91417.6
$50,000 to $74,99976,35422.9
$75,000 to $99,99941,49012.4
$100,000 to $149,99929,3818.8
$150,000 to $199,9998,4452.5
$200,000 or more10,6173.2
Median family income (dollars)49,815(X)
Per capita income (dollars)22,491(X)

Median earnings (dollars):

Male full-time, year-round workers38,804(X)
Female full-time, year-round workers27,492(X)
POVERTY STATUS IN 1999 (below poverty level)
Families26,527(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)7.9
With related children under 18 years20,094(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)13.1
With related children under 5 years
9,433(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)16.6
Families with female householder, no husband present16,495(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)25.3
With related children under 18 years14,535(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)37.2
With related children under 5 years
6,845(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)52.0
Individuals139,505(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)11.2
18 years and over97,230(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)10.0
65 years and over
19,520(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)9.0
Related children under 18 years41,339(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.9
Related children 5 to 17 years
29,169(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)14.1
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over56,610(X)
Percent below poverty level
(X)21.8
(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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