Table 2.10a
Admissions by employment status (aged 16 and over) and education (aged 18 and over): TEDS 1994-2004 and U.S. population 2004
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions (excludes Puerto Rico). See Table 4.2a.]
Employment status and education TEDS admissions U.S. population
1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004   2004
Total admissions
aged 16 and over
1,608,521 1,613,184 1,575,688 1,545,163 1,647,291 1,659,550 1,737,062 1,757,995 1,868,976 1,823,946 1,803,257 (Aged 16 and over)
Employment status
(aged 16 and over)
Employed 32.8 32.7 32.9 32.5 33.0 33.5 33.1 31.4 29.6 28.6 29.0 62.3
Full time 26.1 26.0 25.9 25.5 25.9 26.3 26.0 24.4 22.4 21.4 21.7 51.3
Part time 6.8 6.8 7.0 7.0 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.0 7.2 7.1 7.3 11.1
Unemployed 27.7 26.5 25.8 25.1 25.5 24.0 24.3 26.2 29.4 31.2 31.3 3.6
Not in labor force 39.5 40.8 41.3 42.4 41.5 42.5 42.6 42.3 41.1 40.2 39.7 34.0
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions 1,522,319 1,540,378 1,529,474 1,504,245 1,579,393 1,582,543 1,650,288 1,662,756 1,762,252 1,705,795 1,699,566
Total admissions
aged 18 and over
1,548,063 1,544,882 1,502,584 1,469,136 1,565,477 1,577,740 1,653,395 1,668,605 1,771,381 1,727,800 1,709,125 (Aged 18 and over)
Highest school grade completed
(aged 18 and over)
0 to 8 7.6 7.1 6.9 6.7 6.7 7.1 7.4 7.1 6.5 6.6 6.9 5.8
9 to 11 28.9 29.0 28.5 28.7 28.4 28.4 28.6 28.5 28.4 28.0 27.2 10.0
12 (or GED) 42.8 43.2 43.8 43.6 43.8 43.6 43.5 43.8 44.1 44.2 44.3 31.7
Over 12 20.7 20.7 20.9 21.0 21.0 20.8 20.5 20.6 20.9 21.2 21.7 52.5
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions 1,511,694 1,510,180 1,475,291 1,443,655 1,513,326 1,532,037 1,611,171 1,614,827 1,700,076 1,668,330 1,643,079    

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