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
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TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

38,759 40,004 23,854 24,631 3,640 3,791 1,758 1,817

Civilian labor force

25,705 26,245 15,910 16,260 2,169 2,200 1,080 1,147

Participation rate

66.3 65.6 66.7 66.0 59.6 58.0 61.4 63.2

Employed

24,041 24,629 14,895 15,272 1,990 2,008 1,020 1,091

Unemployed

1,664 1,616 1,015 988 179 192 60 56

Unemployment rate

6.5 6.2 6.4 6.1 8.3 8.7 5.5 4.9

Not in labor force

13,054 13,758 7,945 8,371 1,471 1,591 678 669

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,427 19,935 12,237 12,506 1,751 1,762 858 915

Civilian labor force

14,945 15,050 9,588 9,598 1,154 1,100 592 647

Participation rate

76.9 75.5 78.4 76.8 65.9 62.4 69.0 70.7

Employed

14,038 14,185 9,041 9,065 1,053 998 564 613

Unemployed

907 866 547 533 101 102 28 34

Unemployment rate

6.1 5.8 5.7 5.6 8.8 9.2 4.7 5.3

Not in labor force

4,482 4,885 2,649 2,907 598 662 266 268

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

17,548 18,040 10,976 11,259 1,591 1,581 794 858

Civilian labor force

14,305 14,465 9,138 9,199 1,097 1,050 573 639

Participation rate

81.5 80.2 83.3 81.7 69.0 66.4 72.2 74.5

Employed

13,514 13,708 8,672 8,734 1,002 965 545 605

Unemployed

791 757 466 465 94 85 28 34

Unemployment rate

5.5 5.2 5.1 5.1 8.6 8.1 4.9 5.4

Not in labor force

3,243 3,575 1,838 2,060 494 531 221 219

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,332 20,068 11,618 12,126 1,889 2,029 900 902

Civilian labor force

10,760 11,195 6,322 6,662 1,016 1,100 488 500

Participation rate

55.7 55.8 54.4 54.9 53.8 54.2 54.2 55.5

Employed

10,002 10,444 5,854 6,207 938 1,010 456 478

Unemployed

757 751 468 455 78 90 32 22

Unemployment rate

7.0 6.7 7.4 6.8 7.7 8.2 6.6 4.4

Not in labor force

8,573 8,874 5,296 5,463 873 929 412 401

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

17,535 18,238 10,415 10,881 1,731 1,872 856 841

Civilian labor force

10,253 10,694 6,006 6,305 961 1,061 479 491

Participation rate

58.5 58.6 57.7 57.9 55.5 56.7 56.0 58.4

Employed

9,583 10,022 5,598 5,907 889 974 447 472

Unemployed

670 672 408 397 73 88 32 20

Unemployment rate

6.5 6.3 6.8 6.3 7.6 8.3 6.7 4.0

Not in labor force

7,282 7,544 4,410 4,576 770 811 377 350

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,677 3,725 2,463 2,491 318 338 108 118

Civilian labor force

1,147 1,086 766 756 111 89 27 17

Participation rate

31.2 29.2 31.1 30.4 35.0 26.4 25.3 14.4

Employed

944 900 625 631 99 69 27 15

Unemployed

204 186 141 125 12 20 0 2

Unemployment rate

17.7 17.2 18.4 16.6 11.1 22.0 - -

Not in labor force

2,529 2,639 1,697 1,735 206 249 81 101

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: January 08, 2016