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

41,101 41,749 24,939 25,737 3,832 3,939 1,933 1,812

Civilian labor force

27,017 27,412 16,434 16,876 2,246 2,384 1,259 1,141

Participation rate

65.7 65.7 65.9 65.6 58.6 60.5 65.1 63.0

Employed

25,491 26,117 15,505 16,091 2,092 2,250 1,189 1,086

Unemployed

1,526 1,295 930 786 154 133 70 56

Unemployment rate

5.6 4.7 5.7 4.7 6.9 5.6 5.6 4.9

Not in labor force

14,084 14,337 8,504 8,861 1,586 1,556 674 671

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

20,465 20,762 12,650 12,970 1,832 1,974 915 843

Civilian labor force

15,471 15,628 9,703 9,878 1,135 1,293 694 627

Participation rate

75.6 75.3 76.7 76.2 62.0 65.5 75.8 74.3

Employed

14,593 14,948 9,152 9,456 1,051 1,215 655 601

Unemployed

878 680 552 422 84 78 38 26

Unemployment rate

5.7 4.3 5.7 4.3 7.4 6.1 5.5 4.2

Not in labor force

4,994 5,135 2,947 3,092 697 681 221 217

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

18,529 18,798 11,426 11,634 1,632 1,785 852 786

Civilian labor force

14,889 15,025 9,328 9,446 1,074 1,251 685 613

Participation rate

80.4 79.9 81.6 81.2 65.8 70.1 80.5 78.0

Employed

14,143 14,449 8,869 9,097 999 1,178 650 590

Unemployed

746 576 459 349 75 72 35 23

Unemployment rate

5.0 3.8 4.9 3.7 7.0 5.8 5.2 3.8

Not in labor force

3,641 3,773 2,098 2,188 558 535 166 173

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

20,636 20,987 12,288 12,768 2,000 1,965 1,018 969

Civilian labor force

11,546 11,785 6,731 6,999 1,110 1,090 565 515

Participation rate

56.0 56.2 54.8 54.8 55.5 55.5 55.5 53.1

Employed

10,898 11,169 6,353 6,635 1,040 1,035 533 485

Unemployed

649 615 378 364 70 55 32 29

Unemployment rate

5.6 5.2 5.6 5.2 6.3 5.0 5.7 5.7

Not in labor force

9,090 9,202 5,557 5,769 889 875 453 454

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

18,763 19,080 11,032 11,447 1,842 1,821 949 889

Civilian labor force

11,005 11,212 6,369 6,586 1,053 1,053 553 499

Participation rate

58.7 58.8 57.7 57.5 57.2 57.8 58.3 56.1

Employed

10,418 10,671 6,033 6,268 990 1,005 524 475

Unemployed

586 541 336 318 63 48 29 24

Unemployment rate

5.3 4.8 5.3 4.8 6.0 4.6 5.2 4.8

Not in labor force

7,758 7,868 4,663 4,861 788 768 395 390

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,809 3,870 2,480 2,656 357 333 133 137

Civilian labor force

1,124 1,175 737 844 118 80 20 30

Participation rate

29.5 30.3 29.7 31.8 33.0 23.9 15.3 21.6

Employed

930 997 603 726 102 67 14 21

Unemployed

194 177 135 118 16 13 6 8

Unemployment rate

17.3 15.1 18.3 14.0 13.3 16.2 - -

Not in labor force

2,685 2,696 1,743 1,812 240 253 112 108

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 05, 2018