Table A-7. Employment status of the civilian population by nativity and sex, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-7. Employment status of the civilian population by nativity and sex, not seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status and nativity Total Men Women
June
2018
June
2019
June
2018
June
2019
June
2018
June
2019

Foreign born, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

42,514 43,216 20,696 20,842 21,819 22,374

Civilian labor force

28,115 28,421 16,198 16,214 11,917 12,207

Participation rate

66.1 65.8 78.3 77.8 54.6 54.6

Employed

27,134 27,643 15,728 15,870 11,406 11,773

Employment-population ratio

63.8 64.0 76.0 76.1 52.3 52.6

Unemployed

981 778 470 344 512 433

Unemployment rate

3.5 2.7 2.9 2.1 4.3 3.6

Not in labor force

14,399 14,796 4,498 4,628 9,901 10,167

Native born, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

215,128 215,821 103,908 104,442 111,220 111,379

Civilian labor force

135,162 135,699 70,790 71,201 64,372 64,498

Participation rate

62.8 62.9 68.1 68.2 57.9 57.9

Employed

129,331 130,185 67,686 68,320 61,645 61,865

Employment-population ratio

60.1 60.3 65.1 65.4 55.4 55.5

Unemployed

5,831 5,514 3,104 2,881 2,727 2,633

Unemployment rate

4.3 4.1 4.4 4.0 4.2 4.1

Not in labor force

79,966 80,122 33,118 33,241 46,848 46,881

NOTE: The foreign born are those residing in the United States who were not U.S. citizens at birth. That is, they were born outside the United States or one of its outlying areas such as Puerto Rico or Guam, to parents neither of whom was a U.S. citizen. The native born are persons who were born in the United States or one of its outlying areas such as Puerto Rico or Guam or who were born abroad of at least one parent who was a U.S. citizen. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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