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
3rd
2015
3rd
2016
3rd
2015
3rd
2016
3rd
2015
3rd
2016
3rd
2015
3rd
2016

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

39,738 40,826 25,016 25,109 3,539 3,754 1,829 1,856

Civilian labor force

26,134 27,002 16,553 16,545 2,112 2,310 1,151 1,199

Participation rate

65.8 66.1 66.2 65.9 59.7 61.5 62.9 64.6

Employed

24,426 25,437 15,515 15,604 1,944 2,155 1,069 1,129

Unemployed

1,708 1,565 1,038 941 168 155 82 70

Unemployment rate

6.5 5.8 6.3 5.7 8.0 6.7 7.1 5.9

Not in labor force

13,604 13,824 8,463 8,564 1,426 1,444 679 657

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,804 20,330 12,613 12,643 1,722 1,868 965 929

Civilian labor force

15,071 15,567 9,794 9,832 1,104 1,238 675 680

Participation rate

76.1 76.6 77.7 77.8 64.1 66.3 69.9 73.2

Employed

14,208 14,755 9,262 9,331 1,020 1,160 618 641

Unemployed

863 812 532 501 84 78 56 39

Unemployment rate

5.7 5.2 5.4 5.1 7.6 6.3 8.3 5.8

Not in labor force

4,734 4,763 2,819 2,810 618 630 290 248

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

17,917 18,404 11,359 11,376 1,554 1,702 917 885

Civilian labor force

14,441 14,883 9,372 9,377 1,063 1,198 661 670

Participation rate

80.6 80.9 82.5 82.4 68.4 70.4 72.1 75.8

Employed

13,705 14,201 8,921 8,960 987 1,130 604 636

Unemployed

736 682 451 416 76 68 56 35

Unemployment rate

5.1 4.6 4.8 4.4 7.1 5.7 8.5 5.2

Not in labor force

3,477 3,521 1,987 2,000 491 504 256 214

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,933 20,496 12,403 12,466 1,817 1,886 865 928

Civilian labor force

11,063 11,436 6,759 6,713 1,008 1,072 476 519

Participation rate

55.5 55.8 54.5 53.8 55.5 56.8 55.1 55.9

Employed

10,218 10,683 6,253 6,273 924 995 451 488

Unemployed

845 753 506 440 85 77 26 31

Unemployment rate

7.6 6.6 7.5 6.6 8.4 7.1 5.4 6.0

Not in labor force

8,871 9,060 5,645 5,753 808 814 388 409

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

18,111 18,633 11,162 11,146 1,679 1,736 789 892

Civilian labor force

10,513 10,879 6,390 6,311 948 1,017 453 512

Participation rate

58.0 58.4 57.2 56.6 56.5 58.6 57.5 57.4

Employed

9,779 10,217 5,960 5,935 878 946 430 481

Unemployed

734 662 430 376 70 71 23 31

Unemployment rate

7.0 6.1 6.7 6.0 7.4 7.0 5.0 6.1

Not in labor force

7,598 7,754 4,772 4,835 731 719 335 381

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,710 3,789 2,495 2,587 306 315 124 79

Civilian labor force

1,180 1,240 791 857 102 94 37 17

Participation rate

31.8 32.7 31.7 33.1 33.2 29.9 29.9 21.6

Employed

941 1,019 634 708 79 78 34 13

Unemployed

238 221 157 149 22 16 3 4

Unemployment rate

20.2 17.8 19.8 17.4 22.0 17.1 - -

Not in labor force

2,530 2,549 1,704 1,729 204 221 87 62

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: October 07, 2016