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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-12. Employment status of the Hispanic or Latino population by sex, age, and detailed ethnic group
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, sex, and age Hispanic or Latino ethnicity
Total(1) Mexican Puerto Rican Cuban
1st
2020
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2021
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2020
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2021
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2020
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2021
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2020
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2021

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

43,819 44,586 26,563 27,414 3,916 3,914 1,862 2,071

Civilian labor force

29,565 29,069 17,923 17,987 2,424 2,369 1,170 1,241

Participation rate

67.5 65.2 67.5 65.6 61.9 60.5 62.8 59.9

Employed

27,969 26,498 16,907 16,437 2,299 2,159 1,123 1,138

Unemployed

1,595 2,571 1,016 1,551 125 210 47 103

Unemployment rate

5.4 8.8 5.7 8.6 5.2 8.9 4.0 8.3

Not in labor force

14,255 15,517 8,640 9,427 1,492 1,545 692 830

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

21,802 22,181 13,409 13,894 1,887 1,880 963 1,052

Civilian labor force

16,632 16,611 10,333 10,575 1,262 1,238 691 750

Participation rate

76.3 74.9 77.1 76.1 66.9 65.8 71.8 71.3

Employed

15,785 15,131 9,772 9,639 1,179 1,102 667 687

Unemployed

847 1,480 561 936 83 136 24 63

Unemployment rate

5.1 8.9 5.4 8.8 6.6 11.0 3.5 8.4

Not in labor force

5,170 5,570 3,076 3,319 626 642 271 302

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,780 20,143 12,050 12,548 1,756 1,715 902 1,015

Civilian labor force

15,972 15,907 9,875 10,110 1,229 1,171 686 739

Participation rate

80.8 79.0 81.9 80.6 70.0 68.2 76.1 72.8

Employed

15,220 14,551 9,380 9,248 1,148 1,054 664 679

Unemployed

752 1,356 495 862 81 117 23 60

Unemployment rate

4.7 8.5 5.0 8.5 6.6 10.0 3.3 8.1

Not in labor force

3,808 4,236 2,175 2,438 528 545 216 276

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

22,017 22,406 13,154 13,520 2,029 2,034 900 1,019

Civilian labor force

12,933 12,458 7,590 7,412 1,162 1,131 479 491

Participation rate

58.7 55.6 57.7 54.8 57.3 55.6 53.2 48.2

Employed

12,185 11,367 7,135 6,798 1,120 1,058 455 451

Unemployed

748 1,091 455 615 42 74 23 40

Unemployment rate

5.8 8.8 6.0 8.3 3.6 6.5 4.9 8.2

Not in labor force

9,084 9,947 5,564 6,108 867 903 421 528

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

20,040 20,414 11,858 12,175 1,888 1,894 863 964

Civilian labor force

12,297 11,832 7,163 6,991 1,130 1,077 475 481

Participation rate

61.4 58.0 60.4 57.4 59.8 56.9 55.0 49.9

Employed

11,646 10,838 6,772 6,439 1,089 1,011 452 445

Unemployed

651 994 391 552 41 66 23 36

Unemployment rate

5.3 8.4 5.5 7.9 3.6 6.1 4.9 7.6

Not in labor force

7,743 8,582 4,695 5,184 758 817 388 483

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,999 4,029 2,655 2,691 272 305 97 92

Civilian labor force

1,295 1,330 885 886 66 122 8 21

Participation rate

32.4 33.0 33.3 32.9 24.2 39.9 8.8 22.3

Employed

1,103 1,110 756 749 62 95 7 14

Unemployed

192 221 130 137 4 27 1 7

Unemployment rate

14.8 16.6 14.6 15.4 5.6 22.1 - -

Not in labor force

2,704 2,699 1,769 1,805 206 183 88 72

Footnotes
(1) Includes persons of Central or South American origin and of other Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, not shown separately.

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. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 60,000).

 

Last Modified Date: April 02, 2021