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
1st
2014
1st
2015
1st
2014
1st
2015
1st
2014
1st
2015
1st
2014
1st
2015

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

38,052 39,244 23,516 24,509 3,523 3,698 1,658 1,729

Civilian labor force

25,032 25,932 15,492 16,328 2,106 2,262 1,019 1,029

Participation rate

65.8 66.1 65.9 66.6 59.8 61.2 61.5 59.6

Employed

22,870 24,050 14,191 15,188 1,845 2,050 967 966

Unemployed

2,162 1,882 1,301 1,140 261 211 52 63

Unemployment rate

8.6 7.3 8.4 7.0 12.4 9.3 5.1 6.1

Not in labor force

13,020 13,312 8,025 8,180 1,417 1,437 639 699

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,066 19,562 11,991 12,443 1,665 1,771 830 808

Civilian labor force

14,381 15,028 9,144 9,743 1,110 1,238 553 545

Participation rate

75.4 76.8 76.3 78.3 66.7 69.9 66.6 67.4

Employed

13,218 13,932 8,449 9,079 969 1,107 528 514

Unemployed

1,162 1,096 695 664 141 131 25 31

Unemployment rate

8.1 7.3 7.6 6.8 12.7 10.6 4.5 5.7

Not in labor force

4,685 4,534 2,847 2,700 555 533 277 263

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

17,199 17,684 10,795 11,237 1,478 1,615 772 740

Civilian labor force

13,851 14,407 8,805 9,309 1,051 1,187 545 522

Participation rate

80.5 81.5 81.6 82.8 71.1 73.5 70.6 70.6

Employed

12,817 13,443 8,182 8,734 931 1,065 526 494

Unemployed

1,034 964 624 575 119 122 20 28

Unemployment rate

7.5 6.7 7.1 6.2 11.4 10.3 3.6 5.4

Not in labor force

3,348 3,277 1,990 1,928 427 428 227 217

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

18,986 19,682 11,526 12,066 1,858 1,928 828 920

Civilian labor force

10,651 10,904 6,348 6,586 996 1,024 466 484

Participation rate

56.1 55.4 55.1 54.6 53.6 53.1 56.3 52.6

Employed

9,652 10,118 5,742 6,109 876 944 439 453

Unemployed

1,000 786 606 476 120 80 27 32

Unemployment rate

9.4 7.2 9.5 7.2 12.0 7.8 5.9 6.6

Not in labor force

8,334 8,778 5,178 5,480 862 904 362 436

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

17,204 17,871 10,325 10,838 1,650 1,746 787 867

Civilian labor force

10,168 10,384 6,004 6,237 942 977 458 470

Participation rate

59.1 58.1 58.2 57.5 57.1 55.9 58.2 54.2

Employed

9,286 9,698 5,482 5,828 842 908 432 442

Unemployed

881 686 522 409 101 69 26 28

Unemployment rate

8.7 6.6 8.7 6.6 10.7 7.1 5.7 5.9

Not in labor force

7,036 7,487 4,321 4,601 707 769 329 398

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,649 3,689 2,396 2,434 395 337 98 122

Civilian labor force

1,013 1,142 682 783 113 97 15 38

Participation rate

27.8 30.9 28.5 32.1 28.6 28.9 15.7 30.9

Employed

766 909 527 626 72 77 10 30

Unemployed

247 233 155 157 41 20 6 7

Unemployment rate

24.4 20.4 22.7 20.0 35.9 20.5 - -

Not in labor force

2,636 2,547 1,714 1,652 282 240 83 84

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: April 03, 2015