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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)
Oct.
2013
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2013
June
2014
July
2014
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014

HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

37,796 38,596 38,679 37,796 38,352 38,430 38,512 38,596 38,679

Civilian labor force

24,827 25,443 25,732 24,783 25,409 25,320 25,432 25,445 25,652

Participation rate

65.7 65.9 66.5 65.6 66.3 65.9 66.0 65.9 66.3

Employed

22,643 23,787 24,051 22,543 23,433 23,345 23,523 23,696 23,917

Employment-population ratio

59.9 61.6 62.2 59.6 61.1 60.7 61.1 61.4 61.8

Unemployed

2,184 1,655 1,681 2,240 1,976 1,975 1,909 1,748 1,736

Unemployment rate

8.8 6.5 6.5 9.0 7.8 7.8 7.5 6.9 6.8

Not in labor force

12,968 13,154 12,947 13,013 12,943 13,110 13,080 13,152 13,026

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

13,790 14,141 14,279 - - - - - -

Participation rate

80.8 81.0 81.6 - - - - - -

Employed

12,715 13,469 13,550 - - - - - -

Employment-population ratio

74.5 77.1 77.4 - - - - - -

Unemployed

1,075 673 728 - - - - - -

Unemployment rate

7.8 4.8 5.1 - - - - - -

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

9,907 10,275 10,284 - - - - - -

Participation rate

58.0 58.9 58.8 - - - - - -

Employed

9,107 9,539 9,568 - - - - - -

Employment-population ratio

53.4 54.6 54.7 - - - - - -

Unemployed

800 736 717 - - - - - -

Unemployment rate

8.1 7.2 7.0 - - - - - -

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,130 1,026 1,169 - - - - - -

Participation rate

30.9 28.0 31.8 - - - - - -

Employed

821 780 933 - - - - - -

Employment-population ratio

22.5 21.3 25.4 - - - - - -

Unemployed

309 247 236 - - - - - -

Unemployment rate

27.4 24.0 20.2 - - - - - -

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: November 07, 2014
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