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Mississippi Economic Information

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

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    2,323,223
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    1,356,974
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    58.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    1,346,038
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    57.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    1,198,828
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    51.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    147,210
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    6.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    10,936
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    966,249
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    41.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    1,346,038
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    10.9%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    1,211,740
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    656,803
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    54.2%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    654,911
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    54.0%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    583,200
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    48.1%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    230,117
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    155,418
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    67.5%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    462,643
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    330,099
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    71.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    1,183,892
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    995,987
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    84.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    120,804
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    10.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    4,903
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    18,695
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    16,863
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    26,640
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    2.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older mean travel time to work in minutes
    24
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    1,198,828
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    373,184
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    31.1%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    214,860
  • 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
    284,324
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    23.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    135,042
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    11.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    191,418
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    16.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    1,198,828
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    37,090
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    80,532
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    6.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    156,738
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    13.1%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    31,080
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    2.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    141,451
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    11.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    67,417
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    5.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    16,383
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    58,015
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    4.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    76,478
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    6.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    293,617
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    24.5%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    113,425
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    9.5%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    58,346
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    4.9%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    68,256
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    5.7%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    1,198,828
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    900,431
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    75.1%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    229,169
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    19.1%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    67,438
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    5.6%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    1,790
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation - dollars)
    1,092,627
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    122,908
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    11.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    85,676
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    7.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    153,950
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    14.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    131,494
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    12.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    158,093
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    14.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    185,625
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    17.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    109,443
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    10.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    94,413
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    8.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    27,148
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    23,877
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median household income (dollars)
    39,464
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    54,881
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    800,753
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    73.3%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    57,982
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    360,027
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    33.0%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    16,065
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    193,445
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    17.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    19,869
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    89,279
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    8.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    8,715
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    30,828
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    2,840
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    196,525
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    18.0%
  • American Community Survey families, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    750,575
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    57,674
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    7.7%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    36,980
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    4.9%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    89,583
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    11.9%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    85,744
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    11.4%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    110,838
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    14.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    146,008
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    19.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    93,880
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    12.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    83,736
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    11.2%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    24,648
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    21,484
  • Percentage of families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    2.9%
  • American Community Survey median family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    49,125
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    64,194
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    20,956
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    342,052
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    21,748
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    32,232
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    26,188
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    41,093
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    31,055
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    2,916,635
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    2,426,786
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    83.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    1,662,021
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    57.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    1,076,952
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    36.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    489,849
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    16.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    741,019
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    54,400
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    7.3%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    1,785,788
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    1,271,622
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    1,132,826
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    905,775
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    80.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    865,343
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    76.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    70,359
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    227,051
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    20.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    138,796
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    60,315
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    43.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    35,454
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    25.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    27,952
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    20.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    78,481
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    56.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age (Health Insurance)
    514,166
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    385,783
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    75.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    202,064
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    39.3%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    220,094
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    42.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    128,383
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    25.0%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    17.7%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    27.1%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    27.4%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    7.4%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    10.7%
  • 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
    10.6%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    41.5%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    51.3%
  • 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
    54.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    22.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    32.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    31.9%
  • 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)
    36.3%
  • 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)
    30.3%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    19.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    20.7%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    13.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    20.2%
  • 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)
    35.2%


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.