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
2015
June
2016
July
2016
July
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
May
2016
June
2016
July
2016

HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

39,648 40,646 40,732 39,648 40,386 40,474 40,558 40,646 40,732

Civilian labor force

26,334 26,853 26,981 26,142 26,782 26,595 26,510 26,675 26,785

Participation rate

66.4 66.1 66.2 65.9 66.3 65.7 65.4 65.6 65.8

Employed

24,478 25,251 25,463 24,372 25,289 24,960 25,032 25,136 25,347

Employment-population ratio

61.7 62.1 62.5 61.5 62.6 61.7 61.7 61.8 62.2

Unemployed

1,856 1,602 1,518 1,770 1,493 1,636 1,478 1,539 1,438

Unemployment rate

7.0 6.0 5.6 6.8 5.6 6.1 5.6 5.8 5.4

Not in labor force

13,314 13,793 13,752 13,506 13,604 13,878 14,048 13,971 13,947

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

14,511 14,783 14,900 14,458 14,799 14,685 14,598 14,751 14,842

Participation rate

81.2 80.7 81.2 80.9 81.3 80.5 79.8 80.5 80.8

Employed

13,694 14,145 14,242 13,595 14,085 13,949 13,956 14,095 14,141

Employment-population ratio

76.6 77.2 77.6 76.1 77.4 76.5 76.3 76.9 77.0

Unemployed

817 638 658 862 714 736 642 656 701

Unemployment rate

5.6 4.3 4.4 6.0 4.8 5.0 4.4 4.4 4.7

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

10,518 10,762 10,747 10,573 10,814 10,744 10,667 10,750 10,797

Participation rate

58.2 58.0 57.8 58.5 58.7 58.2 57.6 58.0 58.1

Employed

9,751 10,079 10,136 9,850 10,218 10,041 10,058 10,067 10,226

Employment-population ratio

54.0 54.3 54.5 54.5 55.5 54.4 54.3 54.3 55.0

Unemployed

766 684 611 722 596 703 609 683 571

Unemployment rate

7.3 6.4 5.7 6.8 5.5 6.5 5.7 6.4 5.3

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,305 1,307 1,334 1,112 1,168 1,166 1,244 1,175 1,146

Participation rate

35.2 34.6 35.3 30.0 31.1 31.0 33.0 31.1 30.3

Employed

1,033 1,027 1,085 927 986 969 1,017 974 980

Employment-population ratio

27.9 27.2 28.7 25.0 26.3 25.8 27.0 25.8 25.9

Unemployed

272 280 249 185 182 196 227 201 166

Unemployment rate

20.9 21.4 18.7 16.7 15.6 16.8 18.3 17.1 14.5

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 05, 2016