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)
Nov.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2015
July
2016
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016

HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

40,005 41,011 41,102 40,005 40,732 40,825 40,919 41,011 41,102

Civilian labor force

26,304 26,954 27,066 26,225 26,785 26,987 27,064 26,922 26,989

Participation rate

65.8 65.7 65.8 65.6 65.8 66.1 66.1 65.6 65.7

Employed

24,654 25,482 25,540 24,543 25,347 25,468 25,327 25,381 25,445

Employment-population ratio

61.6 62.1 62.1 61.3 62.2 62.4 61.9 61.9 61.9

Unemployed

1,650 1,472 1,526 1,682 1,438 1,519 1,737 1,541 1,544

Unemployment rate

6.3 5.5 5.6 6.4 5.4 5.6 6.4 5.7 5.7

Not in labor force

13,701 14,057 14,037 13,780 13,947 13,838 13,856 14,089 14,113

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

14,427 14,902 14,932 14,377 14,842 14,897 14,837 14,865 14,889

Participation rate

80.0 80.6 80.6 79.7 80.8 80.9 80.4 80.4 80.4

Employed

13,665 14,208 14,162 13,601 14,141 14,184 14,035 14,120 14,116

Employment-population ratio

75.7 76.8 76.4 75.4 77.0 77.1 76.1 76.4 76.2

Unemployed

762 694 770 776 701 713 803 744 773

Unemployment rate

5.3 4.7 5.2 5.4 4.7 4.8 5.4 5.0 5.2

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

10,819 10,917 11,035 10,754 10,797 10,957 10,999 10,905 10,968

Participation rate

59.3 58.3 58.8 59.0 58.1 58.8 58.9 58.3 58.5

Employed

10,090 10,344 10,476 10,031 10,226 10,322 10,292 10,307 10,410

Employment-population ratio

55.3 55.3 55.8 55.0 55.0 55.4 55.1 55.1 55.5

Unemployed

729 573 559 723 571 635 707 598 558

Unemployment rate

6.7 5.2 5.1 6.7 5.3 5.8 6.4 5.5 5.1

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,058 1,135 1,099 1,095 1,146 1,133 1,227 1,153 1,132

Participation rate

28.4 29.8 28.8 29.4 30.3 29.9 32.3 30.3 29.7

Employed

899 930 902 912 980 963 1,000 954 919

Employment-population ratio

24.1 24.5 23.7 24.5 25.9 25.4 26.3 25.1 24.1

Unemployed

159 205 196 183 166 170 227 198 213

Unemployment rate

15.0 18.0 17.9 16.7 14.5 15.0 18.5 17.2 18.8

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: December 02, 2016