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
2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016 2015 2016

Total, 16 years and over

4,490 4,187 5.4 4.9 3,807 3,564 5.2 4.8

Married, spouse present(1)

1,310 1,259 2.8 2.7 1,138 1,093 3.1 3.0

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

643 600 6.1 5.6 812 757 5.5 5.1

Never married

2,537 2,328 9.5 8.5 1,857 1,715 8.2 7.4

White, 16 years and over

3,126 2,952 4.7 4.4 2,537 2,393 4.5 4.2

Married, spouse present(1)

986 961 2.6 2.5 885 834 3.0 2.8

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

461 455 5.4 5.4 577 541 5.1 4.8

Never married

1,679 1,536 8.3 7.5 1,074 1,018 6.9 6.4

Black or African American, 16 years and over

935 845 10.3 9.1 911 810 8.9 7.8

Married, spouse present(1)

179 171 5.0 4.7 127 125 4.4 4.4

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

133 104 9.7 7.4 175 153 7.4 6.5

Never married

623 570 15.1 13.4 608 532 12.3 10.4

Asian, 16 years and over

191 176 4.0 3.5 156 172 3.7 3.9

Married, spouse present(1)

89 64 2.9 2.0 78 91 3.1 3.4

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

16 17 4.7 4.3 21 28 3.7 4.4

Never married

86 95 6.2 6.4 57 53 5.1 4.5

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, 16 years and over

943 833 6.3 5.4 783 715 7.1 6.3

Married, spouse present(1)

298 270 3.9 3.4 248 238 5.2 4.9

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

111 99 6.1 5.5 144 144 6.3 6.1

Never married

533 465 9.7 8.2 390 333 9.9 8.0

Total, 25 years and over

3,094 2,934 4.3 4.0 2,735 2,607 4.3 4.1

Married, spouse present(1)

1,270 1,228 2.8 2.7 1,070 1,041 3.0 2.9

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

618 576 6.0 5.5 773 725 5.4 5.0

Never married

1,206 1,129 7.2 6.5 892 841 6.5 5.9

White, 25 years and over

2,170 2,110 3.7 3.6 1,860 1,753 3.8 3.5

Married, spouse present(1)

957 937 2.5 2.5 834 790 2.9 2.7

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

443 436 5.3 5.2 550 519 5.0 4.7

Never married

771 738 6.2 5.7 475 444 5.4 4.9

Black or African American, 25 years and over

626 551 8.2 7.0 637 581 7.4 6.6

Married, spouse present(1)

173 166 4.9 4.6 117 120 4.1 4.3

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

129 101 9.5 7.4 168 149 7.3 6.5

Never married

324 285 11.9 9.8 352 312 10.1 8.5

Asian, 25 years and over

147 137 3.4 3.0 118 143 3.1 3.5

Married, spouse present(1)

88 64 2.9 2.0 76 90 3.0 3.4

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

16 16 4.6 4.3 21 27 3.7 4.4

Never married

43 56 4.4 5.4 21 26 3.0 3.3

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, 25 years and over

623 549 5.0 4.2 544 500 6.0 5.4

Married, spouse present(1)

288 260 3.8 3.4 230 218 5.0 4.6

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

104 95 5.9 5.5 135 132 6.1 5.8

Never married

231 193 7.0 5.6 179 150 8.1 6.4

Footnotes
(1) Refers to persons in opposite-sex married couples only.
(2) Separated includes persons who are married, spouse absent.

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: February 8, 2017