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
2nd
2014
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2015
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TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

38,277 39,484 23,895 24,688 3,466 3,687 1,523 1,664

Civilian labor force

25,263 26,193 15,759 16,425 2,140 2,307 914 988

Participation rate

66.0 66.3 66.0 66.5 61.7 62.6 60.0 59.4

Employed

23,431 24,495 14,657 15,392 1,905 2,087 858 913

Unemployed

1,832 1,699 1,102 1,033 235 219 56 75

Unemployment rate

7.3 6.5 7.0 6.3 11.0 9.5 6.2 7.6

Not in labor force

13,015 13,291 8,136 8,262 1,326 1,380 609 676

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,181 19,680 12,131 12,345 1,705 1,770 777 845

Civilian labor force

14,554 15,067 9,238 9,567 1,182 1,246 515 575

Participation rate

75.9 76.6 76.2 77.5 69.3 70.3 66.3 68.1

Employed

13,568 14,119 8,670 8,991 1,040 1,121 487 519

Unemployed

986 948 568 576 142 124 28 56

Unemployment rate

6.8 6.3 6.1 6.0 12.0 10.0 5.5 9.8

Not in labor force

4,628 4,613 2,893 2,778 523 525 262 270

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

17,311 17,798 10,879 11,098 1,500 1,591 717 783

Civilian labor force

13,987 14,462 8,874 9,145 1,111 1,195 503 561

Participation rate

80.8 81.3 81.6 82.4 74.1 75.1 70.1 71.6

Employed

13,136 13,641 8,389 8,658 994 1,082 478 507

Unemployed

851 821 485 487 117 113 25 54

Unemployment rate

6.1 5.7 5.5 5.3 10.5 9.5 5.0 9.6

Not in labor force

3,324 3,336 2,004 1,954 389 396 214 222

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,096 19,805 11,765 12,343 1,761 1,917 746 819

Civilian labor force

10,709 11,126 6,521 6,859 958 1,061 399 413

Participation rate

56.1 56.2 55.4 55.6 54.4 55.4 53.5 50.4

Employed

9,863 10,376 5,987 6,401 865 966 371 394

Unemployed

846 750 534 457 93 95 28 19

Unemployment rate

7.9 6.7 8.2 6.7 9.8 9.0 7.0 4.7

Not in labor force

8,387 8,678 5,243 5,484 803 855 347 406

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

17,309 17,989 10,520 11,076 1,633 1,755 717 763

Civilian labor force

10,167 10,565 6,116 6,455 913 1,020 396 399

Participation rate

58.7 58.7 58.1 58.3 55.9 58.1 55.2 52.3

Employed

9,442 9,915 5,672 6,074 832 930 367 380

Unemployed

725 650 443 381 81 90 28 19

Unemployment rate

7.1 6.2 7.2 5.9 8.9 8.8 7.1 4.7

Not in labor force

7,143 7,423 4,404 4,621 720 735 321 364

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,657 3,698 2,496 2,513 332 341 89 118

Civilian labor force

1,109 1,166 769 825 116 92 16 28

Participation rate

30.3 31.5 30.8 32.8 34.8 26.9 17.7 23.9

Employed

853 939 596 661 79 75 13 25

Unemployed

256 228 173 165 37 17 3 3

Unemployment rate

23.1 19.5 22.5 20.0 32.1 18.2 - -

Not in labor force

2,548 2,531 1,727 1,688 216 249 73 90

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: July 02, 2015