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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)
July
2014
June
2015
July
2015
July
2014
Mar.
2015
Apr.
2015
May
2015
June
2015
July
2015

HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

38,430 39,566 39,648 38,430 39,323 39,405 39,483 39,566 39,648

Civilian labor force

25,536 26,309 26,334 25,345 26,087 26,167 26,149 26,132 26,158

Participation rate

66.4 66.5 66.4 66.0 66.3 66.4 66.2 66.0 66.0

Employed

23,529 24,520 24,478 23,411 24,319 24,354 24,385 24,401 24,374

Employment-population ratio

61.2 62.0 61.7 60.9 61.8 61.8 61.8 61.7 61.5

Unemployed

2,007 1,789 1,856 1,933 1,768 1,813 1,764 1,730 1,784

Unemployment rate

7.9 6.8 7.0 7.6 6.8 6.9 6.7 6.6 6.8

Not in labor force

12,895 13,257 13,314 13,085 13,236 13,237 13,334 13,434 13,491

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

14,086 14,438 14,511 14,042 14,465 14,484 14,479 14,402 14,468

Participation rate

81.0 80.9 81.2 80.8 81.6 81.6 81.4 80.7 80.9

Employed

13,240 13,600 13,694 13,138 13,627 13,614 13,615 13,549 13,596

Employment-population ratio

76.1 76.3 76.6 75.6 76.9 76.7 76.5 76.0 76.1

Unemployed

847 838 817 905 837 870 863 853 872

Unemployment rate

6.0 5.8 5.6 6.4 5.8 6.0 6.0 5.9 6.0

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

10,123 10,565 10,518 10,181 10,435 10,526 10,537 10,552 10,574

Participation rate

58.2 58.6 58.2 58.6 58.3 58.6 58.6 58.5 58.5

Employed

9,348 9,933 9,751 9,439 9,755 9,802 9,854 9,919 9,850

Employment-population ratio

53.8 55.1 54.0 54.3 54.5 54.6 54.8 55.0 54.5

Unemployed

775 632 766 742 680 725 684 633 724

Unemployment rate

7.7 6.0 7.3 7.3 6.5 6.9 6.5 6.0 6.8

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,326 1,306 1,305 1,121 1,187 1,157 1,133 1,178 1,116

Participation rate

36.2 35.3 35.2 30.6 32.2 31.3 30.6 31.8 30.1

Employed

941 987 1,033 835 937 938 916 933 928

Employment-population ratio

25.7 26.7 27.9 22.8 25.4 25.4 24.8 25.2 25.0

Unemployed

385 319 272 286 250 218 217 245 188

Unemployment rate

29.0 24.4 20.9 25.5 21.1 18.9 19.2 20.8 16.9

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

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: August 07, 2015
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