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Employment Status of Persons in the Civilian Labor by County

EMPLOYMENT STATUS OF PERSONS IN THE CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE BY COUNTY, 1990
Universe: Persons 16 Years and Over

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                                                   Civilian Labor Force
                                   Percent  ___________________________________
                              In        In                              Percent      In    Not in
                           Labor     Labor                        Unem-   Unem-   Armed     Labor
                 Total     Force     Force      Total  Employed  ployed  ployed  Forces     Force
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State Total  1,800,056 1,077,151     59.8%  1,066,368   994,289  72,079     6.8  10,783   722,905

Arkansas        16,299     9,869     60.5%      9,841     9,228     613     6.2      28     6,430
Ashley          18,314    10,545     57.6%     10,530     9,632     898     8.5      15     7,769
Baxter          25,823    11,460     44.4%     11,453    10,621     832     7.3       7    14,363
Benton          75,844    46,052     60.7%     45,975    44,371   1,604     3.5      77    29,792
Boone           22,120    13,203     59.7%     13,164    12,534     630     4.8      39     8,917
Bradley          9,094     4,867     53.5%      4,845     4,410     435     9.0      22     4,227
Calhoun          4,402     2,543     57.8%      2,530     2,249     281    11.1      13     1,859
Carroll         14,664     8,840     60.3%      8,833     8,312     521     5.9       7     5,824
Chicot          11,257     5,823     51.7%      5,817     5,004     813    14.0       6     5,434
Clark           17,248     9,597     55.6%      9,578     8,992     586     6.1      19     7,651
Clay            14,463     7,756     53.6%      7,753     7,198     555     7.2       3     6,707
Cleburne        15,684     8,195     52.3%      8,151     7,510     641     7.9      44     7,489
Cleveland        5,980     3,333     55.7%      3,328     3,104     224     6.7       5     2,647
Columbia        19,589    11,271     57.5%     11,244    10,347     897     8.0      27     8,318
Conway          14,475     8,422     58.2%      8,411     7,821     590     7.0      11     6,053
Craighead       53,631    34,662     64.6%     34,557    32,772   1,785     5.2     105    18,969
Crawford        31,494    19,341     61.4%     19,305    18,095   1,210     6.3      36    12,153
Crittenden      35,579    22,185     62.4%     22,141    20,049   2,092     9.4      44    13,394
Cross           14,139     8,162     57.7%      8,141     7,393     748     9.2      21     5,977
Dallas           7,352     4,037     54.9%      4,025     3,757     268     6.7      12     3,315
Desha           12,087     6,553     54.2%      6,533     5,758     775    11.9      20     5,534
Drew            13,070     8,059     61.7%      8,047     7,414     633     7.9      12     5,011
Faulkner        46,478    30,027     64.6%     29,879    27,806   2,073     6.9     148    16,451
Franklin        11,470     6,633     57.8%      6,631     6,161     470     7.1       2     4,837
Fulton           7,956     3,879     48.8%      3,878     3,557     321     8.3       1     4,077
Garland         59,576    31,181     52.3%     31,136    29,450   1,686     5.4      45    28,395
Grant           10,672     6,640     62.2%      6,631     6,269     362     5.5       9     4,032
Greene          24,751    14,971     60.5%     14,944    13,831   1,113     7.4      27     9,780
Hempstead       16,287     9,568     58.7%      9,568     8,839     729     7.6       0     6,719
Hot Spring      20,124    11,284     56.1%     11,236    10,264     972     8.7      48     8,840
Howard          10,214     6,263     61.3%      6,258     5,873     385     6.2       5     3,951
Independence    24,021    14,629     60.9%     14,612    13,650     962     6.6      17     9,392
Izard            9,222     4,313     46.8%      4,296     3,986     310     7.2      17     4,909
Jackson         14,677     7,939     54.1%      7,930     7,153     777     9.8       9     6,738
Jefferson       64,239    37,160     57.8%     36,899    33,236   3,663     9.9     261    27,079
Johnson         14,281     7,845     54.9%      7,841     7,155     686     8.7       4     6,436
Lafayette        7,331     3,720     50.7%      3,710     3,315     395    10.6      10     3,611
Lawrence        13,646     7,301     53.5%      7,288     6,710     578     7.9      13     6,345
Lee              9,266     4,540     49.0%      4,529     3,853     676    14.9      11     4,726
Lincoln         10,920     4,406     40.3%      4,395     4,045     350     8.0      11     6,514
Little River    10,528     6,446     61.2%      6,442     6,046     396     6.1       4     4,082
Logan           15,797     8,870     56.1%      8,816     8,222     594     6.7      54     6,927
Lonoke          29,074    19,041     65.5%     18,586    17,388   1,198     6.4     455    10,033
Madison          8,851     5,316     60.1%      5,301     5,090     211     4.0      15     3,535
Marion           9,694     4,706     48.5%      4,706     4,363     343     7.3       0     4,988
Miller          28,763    16,761     58.3%     16,715    15,440   1,275     7.6      46    12,002
Mississippi     41,321    25,938     62.8%     23,403    20,907   2,496    10.7   2,535    15,383
Monroe           8,436     4,263     50.5%      4,263     3,871     392     9.2       0     4,173
Montgomery       6,228     3,263     52.4%      3,226     3,090     136     4.2      37     2,965
Nevada           7,728     4,211     54.5%      4,192     3,929     263     6.3      19     3,517
Newton           5,781     2,893     50.0%      2,893     2,625     268     9.3       0     2,888
Ouachita        23,109    13,344     57.7%     13,330    12,234   1,096     8.2      14     9,765
Perry            6,219     3,552     57.1%      3,539     3,277     262     7.4      13     2,667
Phillips        20,074    10,323     51.4%     10,303     9,188   1,115    10.8      20     9,751
Pike             7,843     4,312     55.0%      4,312     4,083     229     5.3       0     3,531
Poinsett        18,766    10,821     57.7%     10,809     9,626   1,183    10.9      12     7,945
Polk            13,341     7,241     54.3%      7,241     6,841     400     5.5       0     6,100
Pope            35,311    21,858     61.9%     21,735    20,347   1,388     6.4     123    13,453
Prairie          7,376     4,175     56.6%      4,159     3,906     253     6.1      16     3,201
Pulaski        267,761   181,052     67.6%    175,860   166,541   9,319     5.3   5,192    86,709
Randolph        12,848     6,858     53.4%      6,858     6,339     519     7.6       0     5,990
St. Francis     20,178    11,174     55.4%     11,152     9,665   1,487    13.3      22     9,004
Saline          48,684    31,566     64.8%     31,496    29,887   1,609     5.1      70    17,118
Scott            7,906     4,492     56.8%      4,464     4,179     285     6.4      28     3,414
Searcy           6,139     3,092     50.4%      3,085     2,803     282     9.1       7     3,047
Sebastian       76,395    49,524     64.8%     48,976    46,226   2,750     5.6     548    26,871
Sevier          10,587     6,307     59.6%      6,292     5,926     366     5.8      15     4,280
Sharp           11,432     4,905     42.9%      4,903     4,344     559    11.4       2     6,527
Stone            7,707     4,139     53.7%      4,139     3,788     351     8.5       0     3,568
Union           35,314    19,943     56.5%     19,891    18,506   1,385     7.0      52    15,371
Van Buren       11,253     5,190     46.1%      5,184     4,735     449     8.7       6     6,063
Washington      88,376    58,029     65.7%     57,916    55,567   2,349     4.1     113    30,347
White           42,584    24,723     58.1%     24,620    22,651   1,969     8.0     103    17,861
Woodruff         7,037     3,749     53.3%      3,707     3,364     343     9.3      42     3,288
Yell            13,876     8,000     57.7%      7,991     7,571     420     5.3       9     5,876
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Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Summary Tape File 3A, 1990 Census.