Table A-3. Employment status of the Hispanic or Latino population by sex and age

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-3. Employment status of the Hispanic or Latino population by sex and age
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted(1)
Nov.
2016
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017
Nov.
2016
July
2017
Aug.
2017
Sept.
2017
Oct.
2017
Nov.
2017

HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

41,102 41,665 41,751 41,102 41,404 41,492 41,579 41,665 41,751

Civilian labor force

27,066 27,328 27,479 26,990 27,487 27,322 27,633 27,323 27,409

Participation rate

65.8 65.6 65.8 65.7 66.4 65.8 66.5 65.6 65.6

Employed

25,540 26,077 26,196 25,448 26,078 25,914 26,229 26,002 26,110

Employment-population ratio

62.1 62.6 62.7 61.9 63.0 62.5 63.1 62.4 62.5

Unemployed

1,526 1,250 1,283 1,541 1,409 1,408 1,404 1,321 1,299

Unemployment rate

5.6 4.6 4.7 5.7 5.1 5.2 5.1 4.8 4.7

Not in labor force

14,037 14,337 14,272 14,113 13,917 14,170 13,946 14,342 14,342

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

14,932 14,987 14,999 14,881 15,085 15,017 15,119 14,958 14,968

Participation rate

80.6 79.9 79.8 80.3 80.9 80.4 80.8 79.7 79.6

Employed

14,162 14,459 14,432 14,113 14,425 14,298 14,507 14,379 14,400

Employment-population ratio

76.4 77.1 76.8 76.2 77.4 76.5 77.5 76.6 76.6

Unemployed

770 528 567 768 660 719 612 579 568

Unemployment rate

5.2 3.5 3.8 5.2 4.4 4.8 4.0 3.9 3.8

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

11,035 11,158 11,314 10,971 11,176 11,091 11,256 11,158 11,237

Participation rate

58.8 58.6 59.3 58.5 59.1 58.5 59.2 58.6 58.9

Employed

10,476 10,639 10,769 10,411 10,580 10,570 10,643 10,612 10,691

Employment-population ratio

55.8 55.9 56.4 55.5 55.9 55.8 56.0 55.7 56.0

Unemployed

559 519 545 560 596 521 613 545 546

Unemployment rate

5.1 4.6 4.8 5.1 5.3 4.7 5.4 4.9 4.9

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,099 1,184 1,166 1,138 1,227 1,214 1,258 1,207 1,203

Participation rate

28.8 30.6 30.1 29.9 31.9 31.5 32.6 31.2 31.1

Employed

902 980 995 924 1,073 1,046 1,078 1,011 1,018

Employment-population ratio

23.7 25.3 25.7 24.3 27.9 27.1 27.9 26.1 26.3

Unemployed

196 204 171 214 154 169 179 196 185

Unemployment rate

17.9 17.2 14.7 18.8 12.5 13.9 14.3 16.3 15.4

Footnotes
(1) The population figures are not adjusted for seasonal variation; therefore, identical numbers appear in the unadjusted and seasonally adjusted columns.

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.

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Last Modified Date: December 08, 2017