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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)
Mar.
2020
Feb.
2021
Mar.
2021
Mar.
2020
Nov.
2020
Dec.
2020
Jan.
2021
Feb.
2021
Mar.
2021

HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

43,895 44,587 44,651 43,895 44,559 44,639 44,521 44,587 44,651

Civilian labor force

29,372 29,145 29,232 29,402 29,152 29,150 28,920 29,174 29,273

Participation rate

66.9 65.4 65.5 67.0 65.4 65.3 65.0 65.4 65.6

Employed

27,531 26,527 26,848 27,645 26,688 26,436 26,437 26,701 26,975

Employment-population ratio

62.7 59.5 60.1 63.0 59.9 59.2 59.4 59.9 60.4

Unemployed

1,841 2,619 2,384 1,757 2,463 2,714 2,482 2,473 2,298

Unemployment rate

6.3 9.0 8.2 6.0 8.4 9.3 8.6 8.5 7.9

Not in labor force

14,523 15,442 15,418 14,493 15,407 15,489 15,601 15,413 15,378

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

15,836 15,924 16,033 15,806 15,951 15,856 15,789 15,952 16,007

Participation rate

79.9 79.1 79.5 79.8 79.3 78.6 78.5 79.2 79.3

Employed

14,943 14,557 14,733 15,006 14,700 14,462 14,578 14,727 14,804

Employment-population ratio

75.4 72.3 73.0 75.7 73.0 71.7 72.5 73.1 73.4

Unemployed

893 1,368 1,300 800 1,251 1,395 1,211 1,224 1,203

Unemployment rate

5.6 8.6 8.1 5.1 7.8 8.8 7.7 7.7 7.5

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

12,208 11,845 11,869 12,244 11,821 11,906 11,779 11,794 11,909

Participation rate

60.8 58.0 58.1 61.0 58.0 58.3 57.8 57.8 58.3

Employed

11,462 10,829 10,983 11,513 10,851 10,820 10,743 10,792 11,035

Employment-population ratio

57.1 53.0 53.7 57.3 53.2 52.9 52.7 52.9 54.0

Unemployed

746 1,016 886 731 970 1,086 1,036 1,002 874

Unemployment rate

6.1 8.6 7.5 6.0 8.2 9.1 8.8 8.5 7.3

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,328 1,376 1,331 1,351 1,380 1,388 1,352 1,428 1,356

Participation rate

33.2 34.1 33.0 33.8 34.2 34.3 33.6 35.4 33.6

Employed

1,126 1,141 1,133 1,125 1,137 1,155 1,116 1,182 1,135

Employment-population ratio

28.1 28.3 28.1 28.1 28.2 28.6 27.7 29.3 28.2

Unemployed

202 235 198 226 243 234 236 247 221

Unemployment rate

15.2 17.0 14.9 16.7 17.6 16.8 17.4 17.3 16.3

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: April 02, 2021