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
2nd
2015
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TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

39,484 40,559 24,688 24,943 3,687 3,863 1,664 1,771

Civilian labor force

26,193 26,639 16,425 16,516 2,307 2,293 988 1,105

Participation rate

66.3 65.7 66.5 66.2 62.6 59.4 59.4 62.4

Employed

24,495 25,150 15,392 15,566 2,087 2,127 913 1,056

Unemployed

1,699 1,489 1,033 950 219 166 75 49

Unemployment rate

6.5 5.6 6.3 5.8 9.5 7.2 7.6 4.4

Not in labor force

13,291 13,920 8,262 8,427 1,380 1,570 676 666

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,680 20,199 12,345 12,501 1,770 1,829 845 834

Civilian labor force

15,067 15,324 9,567 9,677 1,246 1,206 575 575

Participation rate

76.6 75.9 77.5 77.4 70.3 65.9 68.1 69.0

Employed

14,119 14,577 8,991 9,213 1,121 1,112 519 550

Unemployed

948 747 576 464 124 94 56 25

Unemployment rate

6.3 4.9 6.0 4.8 10.0 7.8 9.8 4.4

Not in labor force

4,613 4,875 2,778 2,825 525 623 270 258

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

17,798 18,283 11,098 11,265 1,591 1,639 783 796

Civilian labor force

14,462 14,685 9,145 9,252 1,195 1,145 561 566

Participation rate

81.3 80.3 82.4 82.1 75.1 69.9 71.6 71.2

Employed

13,641 14,049 8,658 8,857 1,082 1,065 507 542

Unemployed

821 637 487 395 113 80 54 24

Unemployment rate

5.7 4.3 5.3 4.3 9.5 7.0 9.6 4.3

Not in labor force

3,336 3,598 1,954 2,013 396 494 222 229

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,805 20,360 12,343 12,441 1,917 2,034 819 937

Civilian labor force

11,126 11,315 6,859 6,839 1,061 1,087 413 529

Participation rate

56.2 55.6 55.6 55.0 55.4 53.5 50.4 56.5

Employed

10,376 10,573 6,401 6,353 966 1,015 394 506

Unemployed

750 742 457 486 95 73 19 24

Unemployment rate

6.7 6.6 6.7 7.1 9.0 6.7 4.7 4.5

Not in labor force

8,678 9,045 5,484 5,602 855 946 406 408

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

17,989 18,508 11,076 11,148 1,755 1,841 763 891

Civilian labor force

10,565 10,742 6,455 6,411 1,020 1,042 399 518

Participation rate

58.7 58.0 58.3 57.5 58.1 56.6 52.3 58.1

Employed

9,915 10,104 6,074 5,995 930 979 380 496

Unemployed

650 638 381 416 90 63 19 21

Unemployment rate

6.2 5.9 5.9 6.5 8.8 6.1 4.7 4.1

Not in labor force

7,423 7,765 4,621 4,737 735 799 364 374

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,698 3,768 2,513 2,530 341 383 118 84

Civilian labor force

1,166 1,212 825 853 92 106 28 21

Participation rate

31.5 32.2 32.8 33.7 26.9 27.7 23.9 24.9

Employed

939 998 661 714 75 84 25 17

Unemployed

228 214 165 139 17 23 3 4

Unemployment rate

19.5 17.7 20.0 16.3 18.2 21.2 - -

Not in labor force

2,531 2,556 1,688 1,677 249 277 90 63

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: July 08, 2016