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)
June
2015
May
2016
June
2016
June
2015
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016
May
2016
June
2016

HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

39,566 40,558 40,646 39,566 40,302 40,386 40,474 40,558 40,646

Civilian labor force

26,309 26,535 26,853 26,121 26,642 26,782 26,595 26,510 26,675

Participation rate

66.5 65.4 66.1 66.0 66.1 66.3 65.7 65.4 65.6

Employed

24,520 25,163 25,251 24,393 25,193 25,289 24,960 25,032 25,136

Employment-population ratio

62.0 62.0 62.1 61.7 62.5 62.6 61.7 61.7 61.8

Unemployed

1,789 1,372 1,602 1,728 1,449 1,493 1,636 1,478 1,539

Unemployment rate

6.8 5.2 6.0 6.6 5.4 5.6 6.1 5.6 5.8

Not in labor force

13,257 14,023 13,793 13,444 13,660 13,604 13,878 14,048 13,971

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

14,438 14,616 14,783 14,397 14,705 14,799 14,685 14,598 14,751

Participation rate

80.9 79.9 80.7 80.7 80.9 81.3 80.5 79.8 80.5

Employed

13,600 14,016 14,145 13,549 14,018 14,085 13,949 13,956 14,095

Employment-population ratio

76.3 76.7 77.2 76.0 77.2 77.4 76.5 76.3 76.9

Unemployed

838 600 638 848 688 714 736 642 656

Unemployment rate

5.8 4.1 4.3 5.9 4.7 4.8 5.0 4.4 4.4

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

10,565 10,696 10,762 10,548 10,742 10,814 10,744 10,667 10,750

Participation rate

58.6 57.8 58.0 58.5 58.4 58.7 58.2 57.6 58.0

Employed

9,933 10,134 10,079 9,910 10,167 10,218 10,041 10,058 10,067

Employment-population ratio

55.1 54.8 54.3 55.0 55.3 55.5 54.4 54.3 54.3

Unemployed

632 562 684 638 576 596 703 609 683

Unemployment rate

6.0 5.3 6.4 6.1 5.4 5.5 6.5 5.7 6.4

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,306 1,223 1,307 1,177 1,194 1,168 1,166 1,244 1,175

Participation rate

35.3 32.5 34.6 31.8 31.9 31.1 31.0 33.0 31.1

Employed

987 1,014 1,027 935 1,008 986 969 1,017 974

Employment-population ratio

26.7 26.9 27.2 25.3 26.9 26.3 25.8 27.0 25.8

Unemployed

319 209 280 242 186 182 196 227 201

Unemployment rate

24.4 17.1 21.4 20.6 15.6 15.6 16.8 18.3 17.1

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: July 08, 2016