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Illinois Economic Information

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

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    10,170,489
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    6,718,857
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    66.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    6,701,592
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    65.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    6,032,031
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    59.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    669,561
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    6.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    17,265
  • 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
    3,451,632
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    33.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    6,701,592
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    10.0%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    5,234,272
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    3,195,239
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    61.0%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    3,192,562
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    61.0%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    2,888,669
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    55.2%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    945,810
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    631,723
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    66.8%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    1,983,403
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    1,433,681
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    72.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    5,928,078
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    4,355,798
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    73.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    511,844
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    8.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    528,753
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    8.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    186,381
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    3.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    96,808
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    248,494
  • 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
    28.20
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    6,032,031
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    2,204,363
  • 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
    1,048,478
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    17.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    1,500,220
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    24.9%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    441,705
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    7.3%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    837,265
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    13.9%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    6,032,031
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    63,558
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    308,760
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    5.1%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    756,747
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    12.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    181,855
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    663,401
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    11.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    353,089
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    5.9%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    124,634
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    2.1%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    442,091
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    7.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    681,276
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    11.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    1,391,310
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    23.1%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    544,222
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    9.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    288,596
  • 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
    232,492
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    3.9%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    6,032,031
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    4,965,157
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    82.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    772,662
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    12.8%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    286,345
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    7,867
  • 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)
    4,778,633
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    341,784
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    7.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    218,422
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    4.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    479,384
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    10.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    455,890
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    9.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    614,706
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    12.9%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    852,342
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    17.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    612,247
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    12.8%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    671,103
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    14.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    265,693
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    5.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    267,062
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    5.6%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median household income (dollars)
    57,166
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    78,521
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3,775,703
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    79.0%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    80,816
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1,292,514
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    27.0%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    17,893
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    800,297
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    16.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    26,034
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    217,050
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    9,779
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    120,020
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    3,672
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    599,455
  • 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)
    3,131,125
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    138,048
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    84,725
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    2.7%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    222,412
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    7.1%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    252,033
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    8.0%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    376,290
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    12.0%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    577,132
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    18.4%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    465,095
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    14.9%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    553,083
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    17.7%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    230,525
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    231,782
  • Percentage of families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey median family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    70,967
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    92,664
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    30,019
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    1,647,508
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    34,050
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    49,026
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    32,198
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    52,595
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    41,141
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    12,690,056
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    11,126,169
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    87.7%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    8,575,128
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    67.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    3,876,523
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    30.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    1,563,887
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    12.3%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    3,050,710
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    115,977
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    3.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    8,007,479
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    6,323,092
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    5,703,006
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    4,875,141
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    85.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    4,554,320
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    79.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    422,104
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    827,865
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    14.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    620,086
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    366,954
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    59.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    229,570
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    37.0%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    149,947
  • 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
    253,132
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    40.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age (Health Insurance)
    1,684,387
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    1,337,356
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    79.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    898,957
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    53.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    519,345
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    30.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    347,031
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    20.6%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    10.5%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    16.8%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    17.0%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    4.8%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    7.3%
  • 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
    5.6%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    30.2%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    40.3%
  • 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
    47.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    14.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    20.4%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    20.1%
  • 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)
    22.8%
  • 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)
    19.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    12.5%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    13.3%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    8.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    12.0%
  • 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)
    25.1%


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.