Unemployment rates by demographics, July 2007
August 07, 2007
The unemployment rate (4.6 percent) was about unchanged in July.
In July, the unemployment rates for adult men (4.2 percent), teenagers (15.2 percent), whites (4.2 percent), blacks (8.0 percent), and Hispanics (5.9 percent) were little changed. The unemployment rate for adult women edged up to 4.1 percent.
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, The Economics Daily, Unemployment rates by demographics, July 2007 on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/opub/ted/2007/aug/wk1/art02.htm (visited January 24, 2021).
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