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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-36. Unemployed persons by age, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, marital status, and duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Age, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and marital status April 2022
Unemployed Weeks of unemployment
Total Less
than
5 weeks
5 to 14
weeks
15 weeks and over Average
(mean)
duration
Median
duration
Total 15 to 26
weeks
27 weeks
and over

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

5,458 1,895 1,344 2,219 814 1,405 26.6 10.4

16 to 19 years

555 284 128 143 74 69 12.2 4.4

20 to 24 years

916 320 301 296 101 194 19.9 9.1

25 to 34 years

1,387 513 350 524 202 322 24.4 9.4

35 to 44 years

956 321 214 421 161 259 28.4 11.9

45 to 54 years

648 187 150 311 111 200 34.9 13.5

55 to 64 years

693 198 141 353 119 234 33.2 15.7

65 years and over

303 73 59 171 44 127 45.0 18.6

Men, 16 years and over

3,119 1,002 727 1,390 507 883 29.2 12.1

16 to 19 years

285 125 55 105 48 57 16.2 8.3

20 to 24 years

577 168 200 209 83 127 21.6 10.4

25 to 34 years

826 271 192 362 138 225 28.4 11.0

35 to 44 years

508 182 111 215 70 144 31.5 11.5

45 to 54 years

345 100 71 173 72 101 34.7 14.7

55 to 64 years

401 121 74 207 64 143 35.0 15.9

65 years and over

176 35 23 119 33 86 48.3 23.7

Women, 16 years and over

2,339 893 617 829 307 522 23.2 8.8

16 to 19 years

270 158 73 38 26 12 8.0 4.0

20 to 24 years

339 152 101 87 19 68 17.2 6.3

25 to 34 years

561 242 158 162 65 97 18.4 7.3

35 to 44 years

448 139 103 206 91 115 24.9 12.6

45 to 54 years

303 87 78 138 40 98 35.2 12.2

55 to 64 years

291 77 67 147 55 91 30.7 15.1

65 years and over

127 38 37 52 11 41 40.5 10.0

RACE AND HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

White, 16 years and over

3,694 1,310 901 1,484 600 884 24.8 10.2

Men

2,134 698 492 944 365 579 27.9 12.1

Women

1,560 612 409 540 234 305 20.6 8.4

Black or African American, 16 years and over

1,184 383 303 497 156 341 29.6 10.6

Men

665 197 164 304 115 189 29.4 11.9

Women

518 186 139 194 41 152 29.9 9.8

Asian, 16 years and over

310 109 55 147 28 119 41.3 13.5

Men

185 67 28 90 13 77 46.2 14.0

Women

125 42 26 57 15 41 33.9 12.2

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, 16 years and over

1,156 437 256 464 154 310 28.8 9.4

Men

664 241 142 281 81 201 34.3 10.7

Women

493 196 114 183 74 109 21.4 8.3

MARITAL STATUS

Men, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present(1)

862 301 163 397 155 242 29.6 12.6

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

419 141 93 185 63 122 32.2 12.6

Never married

1,838 559 471 808 289 519 28.4 11.8

Women, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present(1)

696 235 204 257 91 167 24.7 9.3

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

427 150 120 157 69 88 24.3 9.5

Never married

1,216 508 294 415 147 267 21.9 8.2

Footnotes
(1) Beginning with data for January 2020, refers to persons in both opposite-sex and same-sex married couples. Prior to January 2020, referred to persons in opposite-sex married couples only.
(2) Separated includes persons who are married, spouse absent.

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. 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.

 

Last Modified Date: May 06, 2022