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Connecticut Economic Information

Connecticut Selected Economic Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    2,895,925
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    1,962,119
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    67.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    1,953,521
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    67.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    1,766,934
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    61.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    186,587
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    6.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    8,598
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    933,806
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    32.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    1,953,521
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    9.6%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    1,501,405
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    945,470
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    63.0%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    944,462
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    62.9%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    859,698
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    57.3%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    229,399
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    159,172
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    69.4%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    537,302
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    406,528
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    75.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    1,734,798
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    1,364,472
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    78.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    142,105
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    8.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    81,585
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    52,655
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    20,514
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    1.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    73,467
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    4.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older mean travel time to work in minutes
    25.10
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    1,766,934
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    729,947
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    41.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    316,946
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    17.9%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    419,718
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    23.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    130,456
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    169,867
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    9.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    1,766,934
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    7,413
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    97,974
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    191,057
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    10.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    44,195
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    191,267
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    10.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    65,068
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    3.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    41,905
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    161,926
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    9.2%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    197,880
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    11.2%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    467,574
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    26.5%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    154,005
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    8.7%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    80,179
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    66,491
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    3.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    1,766,934
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    1,413,357
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    80.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    236,919
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    13.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    113,824
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    6.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    2,834
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation - dollars)
    1,356,206
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    77,857
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    5.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    52,951
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    3.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    113,957
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    8.4%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    105,676
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    7.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    148,208
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    10.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    220,577
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    16.3%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    176,629
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    13.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    224,690
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    16.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    107,942
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    8.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    127,719
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    9.4%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median household income (dollars)
    69,899
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    99,110
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1,075,338
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    79.3%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    101,558
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    397,752
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    29.3%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    18,828
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    242,371
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    17.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    27,035
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    56,886
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    4.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    9,552
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    44,117
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    4,465
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    157,477
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    11.6%
  • American Community Survey families, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    899,557
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    30,584
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3.4%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    18,591
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    2.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    46,537
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    5.2%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    56,473
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    85,206
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    9.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    140,776
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    15.6%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    129,656
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    14.4%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    184,327
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    20.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    93,100
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    10.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    114,307
  • Percentage of families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    12.7%
  • American Community Survey median family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    88,217
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    119,176
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    38,480
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    456,649
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    39,584
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    56,295
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    38,133
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    62,463
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    49,859
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    3,535,851
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    3,234,041
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    91.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    2,566,103
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    72.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    1,070,556
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    30.3%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    301,810
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    8.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    793,950
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    27,552
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    3.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    2,233,238
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    1,814,209
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    1,645,969
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    1,475,183
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    89.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    1,362,996
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    82.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    141,190
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    8.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    170,786
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    10.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    168,240
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    120,195
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    71.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    70,022
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    41.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    54,107
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    32.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    48,045
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    28.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age (Health Insurance)
    419,029
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    368,075
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    87.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    248,990
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    59.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    140,472
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    33.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    50,954
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    12.2%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    7.5%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    12.0%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    12.6%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    3.0%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    4.0%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    3.9%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    23.6%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    31.3%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    37.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    10.5%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    14.0%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    13.7%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children under 5 years of age)
    16.8%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children 5 to 17 years)
    12.7%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    9.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    10.0%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    7.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    8.0%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, not related individuals 15 years of age and above)
    21.4%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.