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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
2019
June
2020
June
2019
June
2020
June
2019
June
2020

Foreign born, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

43,216 42,198 20,842 20,107 22,374 22,090

Civilian labor force

28,421 26,823 16,214 15,193 12,207 11,630

Participation rate

65.8 63.6 77.8 75.6 54.6 52.6

Employed

27,643 23,130 15,870 13,312 11,773 9,818

Employment-population ratio

64.0 54.8 76.1 66.2 52.6 44.4

Unemployed

778 3,693 344 1,881 433 1,812

Unemployment rate

2.7 13.8 2.1 12.4 3.6 15.6

Not in labor force

14,796 15,374 4,628 4,914 10,167 10,460

Native born, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

215,821 218,007 104,442 105,753 111,379 112,254

Civilian labor force

135,699 134,060 71,201 70,236 64,498 63,824

Participation rate

62.9 61.5 68.2 66.4 57.9 56.9

Employed

130,185 119,681 68,320 63,113 61,865 56,567

Employment-population ratio

60.3 54.9 65.4 59.7 55.5 50.4

Unemployed

5,514 14,379 2,881 7,123 2,633 7,257

Unemployment rate

4.1 10.7 4.0 10.1 4.1 11.4

Not in labor force

80,122 83,947 33,241 35,517 46,881 48,430

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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Last Modified Date: July 02, 2020