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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
24. Unemployed persons by marital status, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, age, and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Marital status, race, Hispanic
or Latino ethnicity, and age
Men Women
Unemployed Unemployment
rates
Unemployed Unemployment
rates
2010 2011 2010 2011 2010 2011 2010 2011

Total, 16 years and over

8,626 7,684 10.5 9.4 6,199 6,063 8.6 8.5

Married, spouse present

3,138 2,671 6.8 5.8 2,160 2,031 5.9 5.6

Widowed, divorced, or separated

1,352 1,186 12.8 11.1 1,397 1,420 9.6 9.7

Never married

4,135 3,827 16.5 15.1 2,642 2,612 12.8 12.5

White, 16 years and over

6,476 5,631 9.6 8.3 4,440 4,257 7.7 7.5

Married, spouse present

2,490 2,081 6.3 5.3 1,748 1,630 5.6 5.3

Widowed, divorced, or separated

1,056 903 12.2 10.3 1,059 1,060 9.3 9.2

Never married

2,929 2,648 15.0 13.4 1,632 1,567 11.0 10.5

Black or African American, 16 years and over

1,550 1,502 18.4 17.8 1,302 1,329 13.8 14.1

Married, spouse present

408 385 11.6 11.1 226 218 7.9 7.8

Widowed, divorced, or separated

239 217 17.9 16.0 246 265 10.7 11.8

Never married

903 899 25.5 24.8 830 846 19.3 19.3

Asian, 16 years and over

305 269 7.8 6.8 238 250 7.1 7.3

Married, spouse present

165 135 6.5 5.2 124 130 6.1 6.2

Widowed, divorced, or separated

20 20 6.6 6.4 40 42 8.7 9.0

Never married

120 113 11.5 10.9 73 78 8.6 9.2

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, 16 years and over

1,711 1,527 12.7 11.2 1,132 1,102 12.3 11.8

Married, spouse present

683 606 9.6 8.6 422 421 10.0 10.0

Widowed, divorced, or separated

213 175 12.3 10.5 239 217 11.8 10.7

Never married

815 745 17.4 15.3 471 464 15.7 15.1

Total, 25 years and over

6,365 5,623 8.9 7.9 4,603 4,490 7.4 7.3

Married, spouse present

3,028 2,590 6.6 5.7 2,050 1,910 5.7 5.4

Widowed, divorced, or separated

1,305 1,141 12.6 10.9 1,334 1,353 9.4 9.5

Never married

2,032 1,892 13.4 12.3 1,219 1,227 10.2 10.0

White, 25 years and over

4,833 4,137 8.2 7.1 3,341 3,181 6.8 6.5

Married, spouse present

2,407 2,013 6.2 5.3 1,657 1,528 5.5 5.1

Widowed, divorced, or separated

1,021 871 12.1 10.2 1,006 1,009 9.1 9.0

Never married

1,404 1,253 12.0 10.6 677 645 8.4 7.8

Black or African American, 25 years and over

1,102 1,082 15.5 15.2 920 951 11.5 11.9

Married, spouse present

389 378 11.2 11.1 215 207 7.8 7.6

Widowed, divorced, or separated

228 208 17.5 15.7 239 254 10.6 11.5

Never married

485 496 20.9 20.9 466 490 15.6 15.9

Asian, 25 years and over

249 217 7.0 6.0 197 209 6.5 6.8

Married, spouse present

162 132 6.4 5.1 120 127 6.0 6.1

Widowed, divorced, or separated

19 19 6.5 6.2 39 41 8.6 9.0

Never married

67 65 9.2 9.0 38 41 6.6 7.3

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, 25 years and over

1,226 1,068 10.8 9.5 816 788 10.7 10.2

Married, spouse present

648 582 9.5 8.6 390 386 9.8 9.6

Widowed, divorced, or separated

201 163 12.1 10.2 222 203 11.4 10.5

Never married

377 324 13.3 11.4 204 200 12.0 11.4

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: March 1, 2012