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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-11. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by sex, age, and race
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Total White Black or African
American
Asian
1st
2021
1st
2022
1st
2021
1st
2022
1st
2021
1st
2022
1st
2021
1st
2022

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

260,924 263,324 201,612 202,875 33,511 34,004 16,514 16,829

Civilian labor force

159,880 163,608 123,501 125,821 20,137 20,981 10,356 10,719

Participation rate

61.3 62.1 61.3 62.0 60.1 61.7 62.7 63.7

Employed

149,466 156,889 116,268 121,281 18,131 19,551 9,741 10,384

Unemployed

10,414 6,719 7,233 4,540 2,006 1,430 615 335

Unemployment rate

6.5 4.1 5.9 3.6 10.0 6.8 5.9 3.1

Not in labor force

101,044 99,716 78,111 77,054 13,374 13,023 6,158 6,111

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

126,227 128,296 98,605 99,954 15,339 15,677 7,741 7,993

Civilian labor force

84,673 87,056 66,529 68,145 9,616 10,118 5,494 5,667

Participation rate

67.1 67.9 67.5 68.2 62.7 64.5 71.0 70.9

Employed

78,859 83,246 62,369 65,485 8,574 9,380 5,197 5,477

Unemployed

5,814 3,810 4,159 2,660 1,043 738 297 190

Unemployment rate

6.9 4.4 6.3 3.9 10.8 7.3 5.4 3.4

Not in labor force

41,554 41,240 32,077 31,809 5,723 5,559 2,247 2,326

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

117,905 119,669 92,467 93,603 14,154 14,451 7,283 7,563

Civilian labor force

81,924 84,147 64,359 65,862 9,318 9,770 5,403 5,570

Participation rate

69.5 70.3 69.6 70.4 65.8 67.6 74.2 73.6

Employed

76,560 80,666 60,523 63,435 8,338 9,099 5,119 5,387

Unemployed

5,364 3,481 3,835 2,428 980 671 284 183

Unemployment rate

6.5 4.1 6.0 3.7 10.5 6.9 5.3 3.3

Not in labor force

35,981 35,522 28,108 27,740 4,836 4,681 1,880 1,993

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

134,697 135,028 103,007 102,921 18,172 18,327 8,773 8,836

Civilian labor force

75,207 76,552 56,972 57,676 10,521 10,863 4,862 5,052

Participation rate

55.8 56.7 55.3 56.0 57.9 59.3 55.4 57.2

Employed

70,607 73,643 53,899 55,796 9,558 10,171 4,544 4,907

Unemployed

4,600 2,909 3,073 1,880 963 693 318 145

Unemployment rate

6.1 3.8 5.4 3.3 9.2 6.4 6.5 2.9

Not in labor force

59,490 58,476 46,035 45,246 7,652 7,463 3,911 3,784

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

126,549 126,631 97,059 96,805 16,963 17,081 8,307 8,422

Civilian labor force

72,413 73,666 54,784 55,395 10,156 10,553 4,789 4,958

Participation rate

57.2 58.2 56.4 57.2 59.9 61.8 57.7 58.9

Employed

68,144 71,041 51,969 53,704 9,244 9,927 4,478 4,818

Unemployed

4,269 2,625 2,815 1,691 912 626 311 140

Unemployment rate

5.9 3.6 5.1 3.1 9.0 5.9 6.5 2.8

Not in labor force

54,136 52,965 42,275 41,411 6,806 6,528 3,518 3,463

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

16,470 17,024 12,086 12,468 2,395 2,472 925 845

Civilian labor force

5,543 5,794 4,358 4,564 663 659 164 191

Participation rate

33.7 34.0 36.1 36.6 27.7 26.6 17.7 22.6

Employed

4,763 5,182 3,776 4,143 549 525 144 179

Unemployed

781 612 582 422 113 133 20 12

Unemployment rate

14.1 10.6 13.4 9.2 17.1 20.3 12.4 6.3

Not in labor force

10,927 11,230 7,728 7,903 1,732 1,813 761 654

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: April 01, 2022