HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-15. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, sex, and age
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, race,
and Hispanic
or Latino ethnicity
Total Men, 20 years and
over
Women, 20 years and
over
Both sexes, 16 to 19
years
June
2013
June
2014
June
2013
June
2014
June
2013
June
2014
June
2013
June
2014

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

245,552 247,814 109,943 111,230 118,804 119,948 16,805 16,636

Civilian labor force

157,089 156,997 80,186 80,458 69,899 69,795 7,004 6,744

Participation rate

64.0 63.4 72.9 72.3 58.8 58.2 41.7 40.5

Employed

144,841 147,104 74,717 76,018 64,981 65,952 5,143 5,134

Employment-population ratio

59.0 59.4 68.0 68.3 54.7 55.0 30.6 30.9

Unemployed

12,248 9,893 5,469 4,440 4,918 3,843 1,860 1,610

Unemployment rate

7.8 6.3 6.8 5.5 7.0 5.5 26.6 23.9

Not in labor force

88,463 90,817 29,757 30,772 48,905 50,152 9,801 9,892

White

Civilian noninstitutional population

194,254 195,416 88,427 89,149 93,316 93,888 12,511 12,379

Civilian labor force

124,627 124,241 64,843 64,697 54,239 54,194 5,545 5,350

Participation rate

64.2 63.6 73.3 72.6 58.1 57.7 44.3 43.2

Employed

116,132 117,383 60,951 61,652 50,893 51,523 4,289 4,208

Employment-population ratio

59.8 60.1 68.9 69.2 54.5 54.9 34.3 34.0

Unemployed

8,495 6,858 3,892 3,045 3,346 2,671 1,256 1,143

Unemployment rate

6.8 5.5 6.0 4.7 6.2 4.9 22.7 21.4

Not in labor force

69,628 71,175 23,584 24,452 39,078 39,694 6,966 7,029

Black or African American

Civilian noninstitutional population

30,355 30,821 12,458 12,739 15,327 15,572 2,570 2,509

Civilian labor force

18,852 18,992 8,411 8,674 9,551 9,563 891 755

Participation rate

62.1 61.6 67.5 68.1 62.3 61.4 34.7 30.1

Employed

16,154 16,885 7,331 7,752 8,365 8,670 458 463

Employment-population ratio

53.2 54.8 58.9 60.9 54.6 55.7 17.8 18.4

Unemployed

2,698 2,107 1,079 922 1,186 893 433 292

Unemployment rate

14.3 11.1 12.8 10.6 12.4 9.3 48.6 38.7

Not in labor force

11,502 11,829 4,047 4,065 5,777 6,009 1,679 1,754

Asian

Civilian noninstitutional population

13,291 13,807 5,840 6,029 6,644 6,937 807 842

Civilian labor force

8,737 8,746 4,507 4,580 4,025 3,932 204 234

Participation rate

65.7 63.3 77.2 76.0 60.6 56.7 25.3 27.8

Employed

8,302 8,301 4,302 4,329 3,854 3,779 146 193

Employment-population ratio

62.5 60.1 73.7 71.8 58.0 54.5 18.1 22.9

Unemployed

435 445 206 251 171 152 58 42

Unemployment rate

5.0 5.1 4.6 5.5 4.2 3.9 28.4 17.7

Not in labor force

4,554 5,061 1,333 1,449 2,619 3,005 602 608

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

Civilian noninstitutional population

37,471 38,352 16,904 17,348 16,915 17,344 3,652 3,660

Civilian labor force

24,975 25,577 13,768 14,127 9,914 10,193 1,293 1,257

Participation rate

66.7 66.7 81.4 81.4 58.6 58.8 35.4 34.4

Employed

22,698 23,589 12,731 13,229 9,057 9,458 910 902

Employment-population ratio

60.6 61.5 75.3 76.3 53.5 54.5 24.9 24.6

Unemployed

2,277 1,988 1,036 898 857 735 383 355

Unemployment rate

9.1 7.8 7.5 6.4 8.6 7.2 29.6 28.3

Not in labor force

12,495 12,775 3,136 3,221 7,001 7,152 2,359 2,402

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (white, black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. 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.

 

Last Modified Date: July 03, 2014