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

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    10,351,296
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    6,508,402
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    62.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    6,502,948
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    62.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    5,946,480
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    57.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    556,468
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    5,454
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    3,842,894
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    37.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    6,502,948
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    8.6%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    5,351,567
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    3,120,530
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    58.3%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    3,119,873
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    58.3%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    2,873,984
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    53.7%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    840,107
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    568,650
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    67.7%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    1,779,833
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    1,278,070
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    71.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    5,826,933
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    4,465,894
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    76.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    511,242
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    8.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    320,222
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    224,476
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    3.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    78,194
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    226,905
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    3.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older mean travel time to work in minutes
    26.10
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    5,946,480
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    2,168,039
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    36.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    1,042,444
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    17.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    1,445,252
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    24.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    492,477
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    8.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    798,268
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    13.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    5,946,480
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    85,917
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    339,420
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    5.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    725,132
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    12.2%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    166,806
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    699,680
  • 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
    301,443
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    5.1%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    103,669
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    1.7%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    381,790
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    6.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    580,495
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    9.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    1,544,371
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    26.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    494,546
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    8.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    276,619
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    246,592
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    4.1%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    5,946,480
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    4,960,974
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    83.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    662,495
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    11.1%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    314,435
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    5.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    8,576
  • 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)
    4,957,736
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    345,127
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    7.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    266,940
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    536,854
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    10.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    514,886
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    10.4%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    675,722
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    13.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    913,230
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    18.4%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    618,120
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    12.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    637,628
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    12.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    232,115
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    217,114
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median household income (dollars)
    53,115
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    72,210
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3,738,353
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    75.4%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    75,521
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1,645,491
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    33.2%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    18,052
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    999,006
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    20.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    20,313
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    291,914
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    5.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    9,714
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    175,972
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    3.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    2,919
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    619,281
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    12.5%
  • American Community Survey families, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3,203,939
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    129,541
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    4.0%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    89,214
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    218,745
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    278,490
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    8.7%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    419,626
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    13.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    641,397
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    20.0%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    488,439
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    15.2%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    540,751
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    16.9%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    205,570
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.4%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    192,166
  • Percentage of families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.0%
  • American Community Survey median family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    67,521
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    86,912
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    28,912
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    1,753,797
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    30,032
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    42,808
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    31,459
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    50,541
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    39,218
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    12,553,967
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    11,358,157
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    90.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    9,131,496
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    72.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    4,006,509
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    31.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    1,195,810
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    9.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    2,733,362
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    141,625
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    5.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    7,858,793
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    6,066,619
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    5,559,106
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    4,937,855
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    88.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    4,713,654
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    84.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    334,542
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    6.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    621,251
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    11.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    507,513
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    318,828
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    62.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    211,046
  • 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
    123,046
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    24.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    188,685
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    37.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age (Health Insurance)
    1,792,174
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    1,557,996
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    86.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    1,024,534
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    57.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    683,442
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    38.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    234,178
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    13.1%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    9.3%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    15.9%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    16.9%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    3.9%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    5.5%
  • 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
    4.7%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    29.1%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    39.9%
  • 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
    46.5%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    13.5%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    19.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    18.8%
  • 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 under 5 years of age)
    22.3%
  • 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)
    17.5%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    11.9%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    12.9%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    8.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    10.5%
  • 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)
    25.7%


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.