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Table A-7. Employment status of the civilian population by nativity and sex, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-7. Employment status of the civilian population by nativity and sex, not seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status and nativity Total Men Women
June
2020
June
2021
June
2020
June
2021
June
2020
June
2021

Foreign born, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

42,198 42,796 20,107 20,655 22,090 22,141

Civilian labor force

26,823 27,653 15,193 15,762 11,630 11,891

Participation rate

63.6 64.6 75.6 76.3 52.6 53.7

Employed

23,130 26,059 13,312 14,966 9,818 11,093

Employment-population ratio

54.8 60.9 66.2 72.5 44.4 50.1

Unemployed

3,693 1,594 1,881 796 1,812 798

Unemployment rate

13.8 5.8 12.4 5.0 15.6 6.7

Not in labor force

15,374 15,143 4,914 4,893 10,460 10,250

Native born, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

218,007 218,542 105,753 105,779 112,254 112,763

Civilian labor force

134,060 134,514 70,236 70,466 63,824 64,048

Participation rate

61.5 61.6 66.4 66.6 56.9 56.8

Employed

119,681 126,224 63,113 66,028 56,567 60,196

Employment-population ratio

54.9 57.8 59.7 62.4 50.4 53.4

Unemployed

14,379 8,290 7,123 4,437 7,257 3,852

Unemployment rate

10.7 6.2 10.1 6.3 11.4 6.0

Not in labor force

83,947 84,028 35,517 35,313 48,430 48,715

NOTE: The foreign born are those residing in the United States who were not U.S. citizens at birth. That is, they were born outside the United States or one of its outlying areas such as Puerto Rico or Guam, to parents neither of whom was a U.S. citizen. The native born are persons who were born in the United States or one of its outlying areas such as Puerto Rico or Guam or who were born abroad of at least one parent who was a U.S. citizen. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: July 02, 2021