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)
Jan.
2016
Dec.
2016
Jan.
2017
Jan.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Dec.
2016
Jan.
2017

HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

40,215 41,190 40,922 40,215 40,919 41,011 41,102 41,190 40,922

Civilian labor force

26,353 27,032 26,927 26,456 27,063 26,931 26,990 27,079 27,044

Participation rate

65.5 65.6 65.8 65.8 66.1 65.7 65.7 65.7 66.1

Employed

24,605 25,450 25,146 24,903 25,331 25,389 25,448 25,486 25,453

Employment-population ratio

61.2 61.8 61.4 61.9 61.9 61.9 61.9 61.9 62.2

Unemployed

1,747 1,582 1,781 1,553 1,732 1,542 1,541 1,594 1,590

Unemployment rate

6.6 5.9 6.6 5.9 6.4 5.7 5.7 5.9 5.9

Not in labor force

13,862 14,158 13,995 13,759 13,856 14,080 14,113 14,111 13,879

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

14,532 14,832 14,837 14,596 14,833 14,861 14,881 14,821 14,898

Participation rate

80.2 79.9 80.5 80.5 80.4 80.4 80.3 79.8 80.9

Employed

13,658 14,059 13,966 13,884 14,035 14,118 14,113 14,102 14,187

Employment-population ratio

75.3 75.7 75.8 76.6 76.1 76.4 76.2 75.9 77.0

Unemployed

874 773 872 713 798 743 768 720 711

Unemployment rate

6.0 5.2 5.9 4.9 5.4 5.0 5.2 4.9 4.8

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

10,655 11,062 11,022 10,650 11,001 10,912 10,971 11,083 11,028

Participation rate

58.1 58.8 59.0 58.0 58.9 58.3 58.5 58.9 59.0

Employed

9,993 10,435 10,290 10,025 10,296 10,314 10,411 10,424 10,336

Employment-population ratio

54.5 55.5 55.1 54.6 55.1 55.1 55.5 55.4 55.3

Unemployed

662 627 732 625 705 598 560 659 692

Unemployment rate

6.2 5.7 6.6 5.9 6.4 5.5 5.1 5.9 6.3

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,166 1,138 1,068 1,210 1,229 1,158 1,138 1,175 1,117

Participation rate

31.2 29.8 28.0 32.4 32.4 30.5 29.9 30.8 29.3

Employed

955 956 890 995 1,000 958 924 960 930

Employment-population ratio

25.6 25.1 23.4 26.6 26.3 25.2 24.3 25.2 24.4

Unemployed

211 182 178 215 229 200 214 215 187

Unemployment rate

18.1 16.0 16.6 17.8 18.6 17.3 18.8 18.3 16.7

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

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: February 03, 2017