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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
3rd
2018
3rd
2019
3rd
2018
3rd
2019
3rd
2018
3rd
2019
3rd
2018
3rd
2019

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

42,863 43,630 26,068 26,093 4,078 4,090 2,001 2,132

Civilian labor force

28,412 29,140 17,307 17,336 2,443 2,568 1,240 1,370

Participation rate

66.3 66.8 66.4 66.4 59.9 62.8 62.0 64.3

Employed

27,127 27,931 16,522 16,608 2,293 2,422 1,212 1,331

Unemployed

1,285 1,210 786 728 149 145 28 39

Unemployment rate

4.5 4.2 4.5 4.2 6.1 5.7 2.3 2.9

Not in labor force

14,451 14,490 8,761 8,757 1,635 1,523 760 762

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

21,351 21,721 13,228 13,171 1,924 1,951 987 1,008

Civilian labor force

16,149 16,473 10,144 10,048 1,281 1,326 683 719

Participation rate

75.6 75.8 76.7 76.3 66.6 68.0 69.2 71.3

Employed

15,535 15,870 9,762 9,697 1,220 1,245 666 698

Unemployed

613 603 382 351 61 82 17 21

Unemployment rate

3.8 3.7 3.8 3.5 4.8 6.2 2.5 2.9

Not in labor force

5,203 5,248 3,084 3,124 643 625 304 289

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,349 19,697 11,935 11,814 1,748 1,765 926 961

Civilian labor force

15,473 15,737 9,696 9,526 1,204 1,265 678 707

Participation rate

80.0 79.9 81.2 80.6 68.9 71.7 73.3 73.6

Employed

14,976 15,256 9,403 9,254 1,152 1,200 662 689

Unemployed

497 482 293 271 52 65 16 19

Unemployment rate

3.2 3.1 3.0 2.8 4.3 5.1 2.4 2.7

Not in labor force

3,876 3,960 2,239 2,289 544 500 247 253

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

21,512 21,908 12,840 12,922 2,154 2,139 1,013 1,124

Civilian labor force

12,264 12,667 7,163 7,289 1,162 1,241 557 651

Participation rate

57.0 57.8 55.8 56.4 53.9 58.0 55.0 58.0

Employed

11,592 12,060 6,759 6,912 1,074 1,178 546 633

Unemployed

671 607 403 377 88 64 11 18

Unemployment rate

5.5 4.8 5.6 5.2 7.6 5.1 2.0 2.8

Not in labor force

9,248 9,241 5,677 5,633 992 898 456 472

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,567 19,935 11,499 11,638 2,003 1,988 963 1,047

Civilian labor force

11,608 12,038 6,704 6,891 1,109 1,180 545 634

Participation rate

59.3 60.4 58.3 59.2 55.3 59.4 56.6 60.6

Employed

11,039 11,538 6,366 6,580 1,035 1,133 534 616

Unemployed

570 500 338 312 74 47 11 18

Unemployment rate

4.9 4.2 5.0 4.5 6.6 4.0 2.0 2.9

Not in labor force

7,959 7,898 4,795 4,747 895 808 418 412

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,947 3,998 2,633 2,641 327 337 112 124

Civilian labor force

1,331 1,366 907 919 130 122 17 28

Participation rate

33.7 34.2 34.4 34.8 39.8 36.3 15.0 22.8

Employed

1,113 1,137 752 774 106 88 16 27

Unemployed

218 228 154 145 24 34 1 2

Unemployment rate

16.4 16.7 17.0 15.8 18.2 27.7 - -

Not in labor force

2,615 2,632 1,727 1,721 196 215 95 96

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: October 04, 2019