HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-12. Employment status of the Hispanic or Latino population by sex, age, and detailed ethnic group
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Hispanic or Latino ethnicity
Total(1) Mexican Puerto Rican Cuban
1st
2015
1st
2016
1st
2015
1st
2016
1st
2015
1st
2016
1st
2015
1st
2016

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

39,244 40,301 24,509 24,852 3,698 3,891 1,729 1,716

Civilian labor force

25,932 26,530 16,328 16,335 2,262 2,371 1,029 1,034

Participation rate

66.1 65.8 66.6 65.7 61.2 60.9 59.6 60.3

Employed

24,050 24,918 15,188 15,334 2,050 2,211 966 980

Unemployed

1,882 1,612 1,140 1,001 211 160 63 54

Unemployment rate

7.3 6.1 7.0 6.1 9.3 6.7 6.1 5.2

Not in labor force

13,312 13,771 8,180 8,517 1,437 1,520 699 682

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,562 20,072 12,443 12,583 1,771 1,802 808 853

Civilian labor force

15,028 15,223 9,743 9,659 1,238 1,207 545 580

Participation rate

76.8 75.8 78.3 76.8 69.9 66.9 67.4 68.0

Employed

13,932 14,327 9,079 9,099 1,107 1,134 514 543

Unemployed

1,096 896 664 560 131 73 31 36

Unemployment rate

7.3 5.9 6.8 5.8 10.6 6.0 5.7 6.3

Not in labor force

4,534 4,849 2,700 2,924 533 596 263 273

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

17,684 18,169 11,237 11,355 1,615 1,633 740 804

Civilian labor force

14,407 14,643 9,309 9,278 1,187 1,151 522 576

Participation rate

81.5 80.6 82.8 81.7 73.5 70.5 70.6 71.7

Employed

13,443 13,829 8,734 8,765 1,065 1,093 494 540

Unemployed

964 815 575 513 122 58 28 36

Unemployment rate

6.7 5.6 6.2 5.5 10.3 5.0 5.4 6.3

Not in labor force

3,277 3,525 1,928 2,076 428 482 217 228

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,682 20,229 12,066 12,269 1,928 2,089 920 863

Civilian labor force

10,904 11,307 6,586 6,676 1,024 1,165 484 455

Participation rate

55.4 55.9 54.6 54.4 53.1 55.7 52.6 52.7

Employed

10,118 10,592 6,109 6,235 944 1,077 453 437

Unemployed

786 716 476 441 80 87 32 18

Unemployment rate

7.2 6.3 7.2 6.6 7.8 7.5 6.6 3.9

Not in labor force

8,778 8,922 5,480 5,593 904 924 436 408

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

17,871 18,388 10,838 11,028 1,746 1,903 867 805

Civilian labor force

10,384 10,748 6,237 6,289 977 1,112 470 450

Participation rate

58.1 58.5 57.5 57.0 55.9 58.4 54.2 55.9

Employed

9,698 10,127 5,828 5,913 908 1,035 442 435

Unemployed

686 621 409 376 69 77 28 15

Unemployment rate

6.6 5.8 6.6 6.0 7.1 6.9 5.9 3.4

Not in labor force

7,487 7,640 4,601 4,739 769 791 398 355

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,689 3,744 2,434 2,468 337 356 122 106

Civilian labor force

1,142 1,138 783 767 97 109 38 7

Participation rate

30.9 30.4 32.1 31.1 28.9 30.5 30.9 6.9

Employed

909 962 626 656 77 84 30 5

Unemployed

233 176 157 111 20 25 7 2

Unemployment rate

20.4 15.5 20.0 14.5 20.5 23.0 - -

Not in labor force

2,547 2,606 1,652 1,701 240 247 84 99

Footnotes
(1) Includes persons of Central or South American origin and of other Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, not shown separately.

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. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 60,000).

 

Last Modified Date: April 01, 2016