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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)
Dec.
2020
Nov.
2021
Dec.
2021
Dec.
2020
Aug.
2021
Sept.
2021
Oct.
2021
Nov.
2021
Dec.
2021

HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population

44,639 45,232 45,303 44,639 45,004 45,083 45,159 45,232 45,303

Civilian labor force

29,129 30,079 29,800 29,167 29,481 29,566 29,663 29,979 29,883

Participation rate

65.3 66.5 65.8 65.3 65.5 65.6 65.7 66.3 66.0

Employed

26,442 28,648 28,443 26,436 27,666 27,758 27,962 28,432 28,427

Employment-population ratio

59.2 63.3 62.8 59.2 61.5 61.6 61.9 62.9 62.7

Unemployed

2,688 1,431 1,357 2,731 1,815 1,808 1,701 1,547 1,456

Unemployment rate

9.2 4.8 4.6 9.4 6.2 6.1 5.7 5.2 4.9

Not in labor force

15,510 15,153 15,503 15,472 15,523 15,518 15,496 15,253 15,420

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

15,854 16,411 16,167 15,899 16,230 16,326 16,213 16,422 16,266

Participation rate

78.6 80.3 79.0 78.9 79.8 80.1 79.4 80.3 79.4

Employed

14,423 15,766 15,518 14,485 15,327 15,408 15,410 15,681 15,580

Employment-population ratio

71.5 77.1 75.8 71.8 75.4 75.6 75.5 76.7 76.1

Unemployed

1,431 645 649 1,413 904 918 803 741 687

Unemployment rate

9.0 3.9 4.0 8.9 5.6 5.6 5.0 4.5 4.2

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

11,929 12,296 12,340 11,887 11,977 11,932 12,054 12,170 12,288

Participation rate

58.4 59.4 59.5 58.2 58.1 57.8 58.3 58.7 59.2

Employed

10,874 11,666 11,763 10,802 11,255 11,272 11,374 11,531 11,682

Employment-population ratio

53.2 56.3 56.7 52.9 54.6 54.6 55.0 55.7 56.3

Unemployed

1,055 629 577 1,084 722 661 680 639 606

Unemployment rate

8.8 5.1 4.7 9.1 6.0 5.5 5.6 5.3 4.9

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,346 1,373 1,293 1,382 1,273 1,307 1,396 1,387 1,328

Participation rate

33.3 33.7 31.7 34.2 31.4 32.2 34.3 34.1 32.6

Employed

1,145 1,216 1,162 1,148 1,084 1,078 1,178 1,220 1,165

Employment-population ratio

28.3 29.9 28.5 28.4 26.7 26.5 29.0 30.0 28.6

Unemployed

202 157 131 233 190 229 218 167 163

Unemployment rate

15.0 11.4 10.1 16.9 14.9 17.5 15.6 12.1 12.2

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.

Last Modified Date: January 07, 2022