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Table A-3. Employment status of the Hispanic or Latino population by sex and age

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-3. Employment status of the Hispanic or Latino population by sex and age
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted(1)
Dec.
2013
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014
Dec.
2013
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014
Dec.
2014

HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

37,955 38,760 38,839 37,955 38,512 38,596 38,679 38,760 38,839

Civilian labor force

24,807 25,753 25,630 24,814 25,410 25,491 25,665 25,655 25,644

Participation rate

65.4 66.4 66.0 65.4 66.0 66.0 66.4 66.2 66.0

Employed

22,741 24,076 23,995 22,731 23,536 23,718 23,931 23,963 23,988

Employment-population ratio

59.9 62.1 61.8 59.9 61.1 61.5 61.9 61.8 61.8

Unemployed

2,066 1,676 1,635 2,082 1,873 1,772 1,734 1,692 1,656

Unemployment rate

8.3 6.5 6.4 8.4 7.4 7.0 6.8 6.6 6.5

Not in labor force

13,148 13,007 13,209 13,142 13,102 13,106 13,013 13,105 13,196

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

13,799 14,337 14,299 - - - - - -

Participation rate

80.5 81.7 81.3 - - - - - -

Employed

12,766 13,503 13,490 - - - - - -

Employment-population ratio

74.4 77.0 76.7 - - - - - -

Unemployed

1,032 833 810 - - - - - -

Unemployment rate

7.5 5.8 5.7 - - - - - -

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

9,978 10,307 10,167 - - - - - -

Participation rate

58.2 58.8 57.9 - - - - - -

Employed

9,174 9,645 9,535 - - - - - -

Employment-population ratio

53.5 55.0 54.3 - - - - - -

Unemployed

804 662 631 - - - - - -

Unemployment rate

8.1 6.4 6.2 - - - - - -

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,030 1,109 1,164 - - - - - -

Participation rate

28.2 30.2 31.6 - - - - - -

Employed

800 928 970 - - - - - -

Employment-population ratio

21.9 25.2 26.4 - - - - - -

Unemployed

230 181 194 - - - - - -

Unemployment rate

22.3 16.3 16.6 - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) The population figures are not adjusted for seasonal variation; therefore, identical numbers appear in the unadjusted and seasonally adjusted columns.

- Data not available.
NOTE: Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: January 09, 2015
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