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

HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

38,352 39,483 39,566 38,352 39,244 39,323 39,405 39,483 39,566

Civilian labor force

25,577 26,179 26,309 25,413 25,962 26,087 26,167 26,149 26,132

Participation rate

66.7 66.3 66.5 66.3 66.2 66.3 66.4 66.2 66.0

Employed

23,589 24,521 24,520 23,480 24,238 24,319 24,354 24,385 24,401

Employment-population ratio

61.5 62.1 62.0 61.2 61.8 61.8 61.8 61.8 61.7

Unemployed

1,988 1,658 1,789 1,933 1,724 1,768 1,813 1,764 1,730

Unemployment rate

7.8 6.3 6.8 7.6 6.6 6.8 6.9 6.7 6.6

Not in labor force

12,775 13,304 13,257 12,939 13,282 13,236 13,237 13,334 13,434

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

14,127 14,505 14,438 14,087 14,465 14,465 14,484 14,479 14,402

Participation rate

81.4 81.5 80.9 81.2 81.8 81.6 81.6 81.4 80.7

Employed

13,229 13,676 13,600 13,172 13,601 13,627 13,614 13,615 13,549

Employment-population ratio

76.3 76.8 76.3 75.9 76.9 76.9 76.7 76.5 76.0

Unemployed

898 829 838 916 864 837 870 863 853

Unemployment rate

6.4 5.7 5.8 6.5 6.0 5.8 6.0 6.0 5.9

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

10,193 10,575 10,565 10,195 10,309 10,435 10,526 10,537 10,552

Participation rate

58.8 58.8 58.6 58.8 57.7 58.3 58.6 58.6 58.5

Employed

9,458 9,936 9,933 9,459 9,685 9,755 9,802 9,854 9,919

Employment-population ratio

54.5 55.2 55.1 54.5 54.2 54.5 54.6 54.8 55.0

Unemployed

735 639 632 736 625 680 725 684 633

Unemployment rate

7.2 6.0 6.0 7.2 6.1 6.5 6.9 6.5 6.0

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,257 1,099 1,306 1,131 1,187 1,187 1,157 1,133 1,178

Participation rate

34.4 29.7 35.3 30.9 32.2 32.2 31.3 30.6 31.8

Employed

902 910 987 849 952 937 938 916 933

Employment-population ratio

24.6 24.6 26.7 23.2 25.8 25.4 25.4 24.8 25.2

Unemployed

355 190 319 281 235 250 218 217 245

Unemployment rate

28.3 17.3 24.4 24.9 19.8 21.1 18.9 19.2 20.8

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: July 02, 2015
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