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)
Aug.
2013
July
2014
Aug.
2014
Aug.
2013
Apr.
2014
May
2014
June
2014
July
2014
Aug.
2014

HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

37,630 38,430 38,512 37,630 38,203 38,277 38,352 38,430 38,512

Civilian labor force

24,964 25,536 25,465 24,918 25,055 25,108 25,409 25,320 25,432

Participation rate

66.3 66.4 66.1 66.2 65.6 65.6 66.3 65.9 66.0

Employed

22,656 23,529 23,567 22,603 23,232 23,162 23,433 23,345 23,523

Employment-population ratio

60.2 61.2 61.2 60.1 60.8 60.5 61.1 60.7 61.1

Unemployed

2,308 2,007 1,898 2,315 1,824 1,946 1,976 1,975 1,909

Unemployment rate

9.2 7.9 7.5 9.3 7.3 7.7 7.8 7.8 7.5

Not in labor force

12,666 12,895 13,047 12,712 13,148 13,169 12,943 13,110 13,080

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

13,895 14,086 14,137 - - - - - -

Participation rate

81.8 81.0 81.1 - - - - - -

Employed

12,799 13,240 13,309 - - - - - -

Employment-population ratio

75.4 76.1 76.4 - - - - - -

Unemployed

1,096 847 828 - - - - - -

Unemployment rate

7.9 6.0 5.9 - - - - - -

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

9,786 10,123 10,178 - - - - - -

Participation rate

57.6 58.2 58.4 - - - - - -

Employed

8,938 9,348 9,356 - - - - - -

Employment-population ratio

52.6 53.8 53.7 - - - - - -

Unemployed

847 775 822 - - - - - -

Unemployment rate

8.7 7.7 8.1 - - - - - -

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,284 1,326 1,149 - - - - - -

Participation rate

35.1 36.2 31.3 - - - - - -

Employed

919 941 901 - - - - - -

Employment-population ratio

25.2 25.7 24.6 - - - - - -

Unemployed

364 385 248 - - - - - -

Unemployment rate

28.4 29.0 21.6 - - - - - -

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

- Data not available.
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: September 05, 2014