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Table 2. Employment status of the foreign-born and native-born populations 16 years and over by presence and age of youngest child and sex, 2013-2014 annual averages

Table 2. Employment status of the foreign-born and native-born populations 16 years and over by presence and age of youngest child and sex, 2013-2014 annual averages
[Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic 2013 2014
Total Men Women Total Men Women

FOREIGN BORN

With own children under 18

Civilian noninstitutional population

14,838 6,886 7,952 15,109 7,055 8,054

Civilian labor force

11,189 6,442 4,747 11,382 6,619 4,763

Participation rate

75.4 93.6 59.7 75.3 93.8 59.1

Employed

10,494 6,114 4,380 10,786 6,355 4,431

Employment-population ratio

70.7 88.8 55.1 71.4 90.1 55.0

Unemployed

695 328 367 596 265 332

Unemployment rate

6.2 5.1 7.7 5.2 4.0 7.0

With own children 6 to 17, none younger

Civilian noninstitutional population

8,003 3,622 4,381 8,197 3,719 4,478

Civilian labor force

6,265 3,347 2,918 6,420 3,447 2,972

Participation rate

78.3 92.4 66.6 78.3 92.7 66.4

Employed

5,870 3,167 2,703 6,082 3,297 2,785

Employment-population ratio

73.3 87.4 61.7 74.2 88.6 62.2

Unemployed

395 180 215 338 151 187

Unemployment rate

6.3 5.4 7.4 5.3 4.4 6.3

With own children under 6

Civilian noninstitutional population

6,835 3,264 3,572 6,912 3,336 3,577

Civilian labor force

4,924 3,094 1,829 4,963 3,172 1,791

Participation rate

72.0 94.8 51.2 71.8 95.1 50.1

Employed

4,624 2,947 1,677 4,704 3,058 1,646

Employment-population ratio

67.7 90.3 47.0 68.1 91.7 46.0

Unemployed

299 147 152 259 114 145

Unemployment rate

6.1 4.8 8.3 5.2 3.6 8.1

With own children under 3

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,736 1,809 1,927 3,742 1,816 1,926

Civilian labor force

2,614 1,715 899 2,607 1,733 874

Participation rate

70.0 94.8 46.7 69.7 95.4 45.4

Employed

2,464 1,638 826 2,468 1,665 802

Employment-population ratio

66.0 90.6 42.9 65.9 91.7 41.7

Unemployed

150 77 74 140 68 72

Unemployment rate

5.7 4.5 8.2 5.4 3.9 8.2

With no own children under 18

Civilian noninstitutional population

23,324 11,657 11,667 23,888 11,942 11,946

Civilian labor force

14,139 8,173 5,966 14,353 8,337 6,016

Participation rate

60.6 70.1 51.1 60.1 69.8 50.4

Employed

13,087 7,563 5,524 13,496 7,849 5,647

Employment-population ratio

56.1 64.9 47.4 56.5 65.7 47.3

Unemployed

1,052 610 442 857 488 368

Unemployment rate

7.4 7.5 7.4 6.0 5.9 6.1

NATIVE BORN

With own children under 18

Civilian noninstitutional population

50,546 22,061 28,486 50,534 21,986 28,548

Civilian labor force

41,145 20,427 20,719 41,198 20,320 20,878

Participation rate

81.4 92.6 72.7 81.5 92.4 73.1

Employed

38,651 19,426 19,226 39,162 19,544 19,618

Employment-population ratio

76.5 88.1 67.5 77.5 88.9 68.7

Unemployed

2,494 1,001 1,493 2,036 776 1,260

Unemployment rate

6.1 4.9 7.2 4.9 3.8 6.0

With own children 6 to 17, none younger

Civilian noninstitutional population

28,216 12,384 15,831 28,289 12,395 15,895

Civilian labor force

23,550 11,366 12,183 23,569 11,321 12,248

Participation rate

83.5 91.8 77.0 83.3 91.3 77.1

Employed

22,346 10,880 11,466 22,607 10,947 11,660

Employment-population ratio

79.2 87.9 72.4 79.9 88.3 73.4

Unemployed

1,204 486 718 962 374 588

Unemployment rate

5.1 4.3 5.9 4.1 3.3 4.8

With own children under 6

Civilian noninstitutional population

22,331 9,676 12,655 22,244 9,591 12,653

Civilian labor force

17,596 9,060 8,535 17,628 8,999 8,629

Participation rate

78.8 93.6 67.4 79.2 93.8 68.2

Employed

16,306 8,546 7,760 16,555 8,597 7,958

Employment-population ratio

73.0 88.3 61.3 74.4 89.6 62.9

Unemployed

1,290 515 775 1,074 402 672

Unemployment rate

7.3 5.7 9.1 6.1 4.5 7.8

With own children under 3

Civilian noninstitutional population

12,928 5,644 7,284 12,986 5,688 7,298

Civilian labor force

10,018 5,291 4,727 10,102 5,352 4,750

Participation rate

77.5 93.7 64.9 77.8 94.1 65.1

Employed

9,282 4,995 4,287 9,472 5,105 4,367

Employment-population ratio

71.8 88.5 58.9 72.9 89.8 59.8

Unemployed

736 296 440 631 247 384

Unemployment rate

7.3 5.6 9.3 6.2 4.6 8.1

With no own children under 18

Civilian noninstitutional population

156,971 77,952 79,019 158,415 78,765 79,651

Civilian labor force

88,916 47,625 41,290 88,989 47,606 41,383

Participation rate

56.6 61.1 52.3 56.2 60.4 52.0

Employed

81,696 43,250 38,446 82,861 43,944 38,917

Employment-population ratio

52.0 55.5 48.7 52.3 55.8 48.9

Unemployed

7,219 4,375 2,844 6,128 3,662 2,466

Unemployment rate

8.1 9.2 6.9 6.9 7.7 6.0

NOTE: Own children include sons, daughters, step-children, and adopted children. Not included are nieces, nephews, grandchildren, and other related and unrelated children. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: May 21, 2015
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