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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, 2012-2013 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, 2012-2013 annual averages
[Numbers in thousands]
Characteristic 2012 2013
Total Men Women Total Men Women

FOREIGN BORN

With own children under 18

Civilian noninstitutional population

14,796 6,896 7,901 14,838 6,886 7,952

Civilian labor force

11,229 6,466 4,763 11,189 6,442 4,747

Participation rate

75.9 93.8 60.3 75.4 93.6 59.7

Employed

10,378 6,063 4,315 10,494 6,114 4,380

Employment-population ratio

70.1 87.9 54.6 70.7 88.8 55.1

Unemployed

851 403 448 695 328 367

Unemployment rate

7.6 6.2 9.4 6.2 5.1 7.7

With own children 6 to 17, none younger

Civilian noninstitutional population

7,896 3,576 4,319 8,003 3,622 4,381

Civilian labor force

6,223 3,326 2,897 6,265 3,347 2,918

Participation rate

78.8 93.0 67.1 78.3 92.4 66.6

Employed

5,753 3,115 2,638 5,870 3,167 2,703

Employment-population ratio

72.9 87.1 61.1 73.3 87.4 61.7

Unemployed

469 211 259 395 180 215

Unemployment rate

7.5 6.3 8.9 6.3 5.4 7.4

With own children under 6

Civilian noninstitutional population

6,901 3,319 3,581 6,835 3,264 3,572

Civilian labor force

5,006 3,140 1,865 4,924 3,094 1,829

Participation rate

72.5 94.6 52.1 72.0 94.8 51.2

Employed

4,625 2,948 1,677 4,624 2,947 1,677

Employment-population ratio

67.0 88.8 46.8 67.7 90.3 47.0

Unemployed

381 192 189 299 147 152

Unemployment rate

7.6 6.1 10.1 6.1 4.8 8.3

With own children under 3

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,828 1,864 1,964 3,736 1,809 1,927

Civilian labor force

2,697 1,772 925 2,614 1,715 899

Participation rate

70.5 95.1 47.1 70.0 94.8 46.7

Employed

2,497 1,671 827 2,464 1,638 826

Employment-population ratio

65.2 89.6 42.1 66.0 90.6 42.9

Unemployed

200 101 98 150 77 74

Unemployment rate

7.4 5.7 10.6 5.7 4.5 8.2

With no own children under 18

Civilian noninstitutional population

22,930 11,469 11,461 23,324 11,657 11,667

Civilian labor force

13,797 7,958 5,840 14,139 8,173 5,966

Participation rate

60.2 69.4 51.0 60.6 70.1 51.1

Employed

12,628 7,279 5,348 13,087 7,563 5,524

Employment-population ratio

55.1 63.5 46.7 56.1 64.9 47.4

Unemployed

1,170 679 491 1,052 610 442

Unemployment rate

8.5 8.5 8.4 7.4 7.5 7.4

NATIVE BORN

With own children under 18

Civilian noninstitutional population

50,823 22,048 28,776 50,546 22,061 28,486

Civilian labor force

41,525 20,488 21,037 41,145 20,427 20,719

Participation rate

81.7 92.9 73.1 81.4 92.6 72.7

Employed

38,723 19,397 19,326 38,651 19,426 19,226

Employment-population ratio

76.2 88.0 67.2 76.5 88.1 67.5

Unemployed

2,802 1,091 1,711 2,494 1,001 1,493

Unemployment rate

6.7 5.3 8.1 6.1 4.9 7.2

With own children 6 to 17, none younger

Civilian noninstitutional population

27,890 12,200 15,690 28,216 12,384 15,831

Civilian labor force

23,350 11,219 12,131 23,550 11,366 12,183

Participation rate

83.7 92.0 77.3 83.5 91.8 77.0

Employed

21,969 10,676 11,293 22,346 10,880 11,466

Employment-population ratio

78.8 87.5 72.0 79.2 87.9 72.4

Unemployed

1,382 544 838 1,204 486 718

Unemployment rate

5.9 4.8 6.9 5.1 4.3 5.9

With own children under 6

Civilian noninstitutional population

22,933 9,847 13,086 22,331 9,676 12,655

Civilian labor force

18,175 9,268 8,907 17,596 9,060 8,535

Participation rate

79.3 94.1 68.1 78.8 93.6 67.4

Employed

16,754 8,721 8,034 16,306 8,546 7,760

Employment-population ratio

73.1 88.6 61.4 73.0 88.3 61.3

Unemployed

1,421 548 873 1,290 515 775

Unemployment rate

7.8 5.9 9.8 7.3 5.7 9.1

With own children under 3

Civilian noninstitutional population

13,293 5,718 7,575 12,928 5,644 7,284

Civilian labor force

10,314 5,400 4,914 10,018 5,291 4,727

Participation rate

77.6 94.4 64.9 77.5 93.7 64.9

Employed

9,494 5,075 4,419 9,282 4,995 4,287

Employment-population ratio

71.4 88.8 58.3 71.8 88.5 58.9

Unemployed

821 325 496 736 296 440

Unemployment rate

8.0 6.0 10.1 7.3 5.6 9.3

With no own children under 18

Civilian noninstitutional population

154,734 76,931 77,803 156,971 77,952 79,019

Civilian labor force

88,423 47,415 41,008 88,916 47,625 41,290

Participation rate

57.1 61.6 52.7 56.6 61.1 52.3

Employed

80,741 42,817 37,924 81,696 43,250 38,446

Employment-population ratio

52.2 55.7 48.7 52.0 55.5 48.7

Unemployed

7,683 4,599 3,084 7,219 4,375 2,844

Unemployment rate

8.7 9.7 7.5 8.1 9.2 6.9

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 22, 2014
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