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Arkansas Economic Information

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

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    2,315,782
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    1,372,077
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    59.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    1,366,807
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    59.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    1,251,717
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    54.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    115,090
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    5.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    5,270
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    943,705
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    40.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    1,366,807
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    8.4%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    1,192,043
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    644,604
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    54.1%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    644,105
  • 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
    592,913
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    49.7%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    222,898
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    144,868
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    65.0%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    440,138
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    307,686
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    69.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    1,232,572
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    1,016,714
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    82.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    134,009
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    10.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    5,173
  • 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
    21,484
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    1.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    16,009
  • 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
    39,183
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    3.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older mean travel time to work in minutes
    21.40
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    1,251,717
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    395,897
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    31.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    216,462
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    17.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    300,354
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    24.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    134,293
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    10.7%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    204,711
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    16.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    1,251,717
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    41,580
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    81,997
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    6.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    169,189
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    13.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    31,078
  • 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
    168,175
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    13.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    68,172
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    21,130
  • 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
    59,640
  • 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
    88,893
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    7.1%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    300,818
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    24.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    100,498
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    8.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    60,651
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    4.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    59,896
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    4.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    1,251,717
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    961,451
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    76.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    209,113
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    16.7%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    78,960
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    6.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    2,193
  • 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)
    1,132,488
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    103,380
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    9.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    85,278
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    7.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    156,720
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    13.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    142,701
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    12.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    173,096
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    15.3%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    197,930
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    17.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    113,844
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    10.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    102,551
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    9.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    31,696
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    25,292
  • 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)
    41,264
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    56,824
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    833,926
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    73.6%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    58,788
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    394,580
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    34.8%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    16,823
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    198,640
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    17.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    19,527
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    78,484
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    6.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    8,826
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    27,147
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    3,329
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    167,466
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    14.8%
  • American Community Survey families, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    761,579
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    44,062
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    5.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    31,392
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    4.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    84,432
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    11.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    89,696
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    11.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    120,275
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    15.8%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    153,163
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    20.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    96,333
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    12.6%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    91,416
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    12.0%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    28,422
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3.7%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    22,388
  • 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)
    51,464
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    66,972
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    22,595
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    370,909
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    23,520
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    34,066
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    26,180
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    40,535
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    31,419
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    2,893,883
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    2,437,947
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    84.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    1,711,316
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    59.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    1,076,771
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    37.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    455,936
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    15.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    707,327
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    41,342
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    5.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    1,760,265
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    1,281,560
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    1,174,896
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    934,753
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    79.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    888,311
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    75.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    76,413
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    6.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    240,143
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    20.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    106,664
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    46,436
  • 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
    28,704
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    26.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    19,805
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    18.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    60,228
  • 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)
    478,705
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    365,960
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    76.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    204,406
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    42.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    200,443
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    41.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    112,745
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    23.6%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    14.3%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    23.2%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    26.0%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    7.1%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    10.9%
  • 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
    11.0%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    38.0%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    48.3%
  • 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
    55.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    19.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    27.7%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    27.3%
  • 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 under 5 years of age)
    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 5 to 17 years)
    25.5%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    16.5%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    17.9%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    10.5%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    16.4%
  • 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)
    32.4%


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.