August 09, 2010

Demographics of multiple jobholding

Multiple jobholding rates, by selected characteristics, 1994–2009
Year  Total   Men   Women   White  Black
or
African
American
 Asian  Hispanic
or
Latino

1994

5.9 5.9 5.9 6.1 4.9 3.7

1995

6.2 6.1 6.2 6.4 5.2 3.9

1996

6.2 6.1 6.2 6.4 5.2 3.8

1997

6.1 6.1 6.2 6.3 5.4 3.9

1998

6.0 5.9 6.2 6.2 5.5 3.8

1999

5.8 5.7 6.0 5.9 5.5 3.6

2000

5.6 5.5 5.7 5.7 5.3 3.9 3.4

2001

5.4 5.2 5.5 5.5 5.0 4.0 3.4

2002

5.3 5.1 5.6 5.5 4.8 3.9 3.5

2003

5.3 5.1 5.6 5.5 4.4 3.4 3.2

2004

5.4 5.1 5.6 5.5 4.7 3.8 3.4

2005

5.3 5.1 5.6 5.4 5.0 4.1 3.1

2006

5.2 4.9 5.6 5.3 5.2 3.8 3.0

2007

5.2 4.9 5.6 5.4 4.7 3.6 3.1

2008

5.2 5.0 5.6 5.4 4.7 3.7 3.3

2009

5.2 4.8 5.6 5.4 4.8 3.2 3.3

Note:
Multiple jobholding rates are calculated by dividing the number of multiple jobholders in a specified worker group by total employment in the same group. Dashes indicate data not available.

These data featured in the TED article, Demographics of multiple jobholding.

 

 

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