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
2017
1st
2018
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2017
1st
2018
1st
2017
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2018
1st
2017
1st
2018

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

41,002 42,334 25,002 26,173 3,931 3,739 1,713 1,768

Civilian labor force

27,145 27,865 16,520 17,216 2,501 2,319 998 1,042

Participation rate

66.2 65.8 66.1 65.8 63.6 62.0 58.3 58.9

Employed

25,534 26,349 15,506 16,276 2,346 2,176 959 995

Unemployed

1,611 1,517 1,014 940 155 143 39 47

Unemployment rate

5.9 5.4 6.1 5.5 6.2 6.2 3.9 4.5

Not in labor force

13,858 14,469 8,482 8,957 1,430 1,421 715 726

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

20,398 21,088 12,712 13,287 1,852 1,792 848 871

Civilian labor force

15,437 15,943 9,679 10,089 1,257 1,230 583 599

Participation rate

75.7 75.6 76.1 75.9 67.8 68.7 68.7 68.8

Employed

14,552 15,081 9,103 9,551 1,171 1,148 562 572

Unemployed

885 862 576 538 86 83 20 28

Unemployment rate

5.7 5.4 5.9 5.3 6.8 6.7 3.5 4.6

Not in labor force

4,961 5,145 3,034 3,198 596 561 265 272

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

18,461 19,103 11,431 11,948 1,672 1,602 797 820

Civilian labor force

14,882 15,310 9,304 9,679 1,186 1,172 579 589

Participation rate

80.6 80.1 81.4 81.0 70.9 73.1 72.6 71.8

Employed

14,088 14,547 8,785 9,205 1,114 1,101 558 566

Unemployed

794 763 519 474 71 71 20 23

Unemployment rate

5.3 5.0 5.6 4.9 6.0 6.0 3.5 3.9

Not in labor force

3,579 3,793 2,127 2,269 486 430 218 231

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

20,604 21,246 12,290 12,886 2,078 1,948 865 897

Civilian labor force

11,708 11,922 6,841 7,126 1,244 1,088 415 443

Participation rate

56.8 56.1 55.7 55.3 59.9 55.9 48.0 49.3

Employed

10,982 11,267 6,403 6,725 1,175 1,028 397 423

Unemployed

725 655 438 402 69 60 18 19

Unemployment rate

6.2 5.5 6.4 5.6 5.6 5.5 4.4 4.3

Not in labor force

8,897 9,324 5,449 5,759 834 860 450 455

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

18,725 19,319 11,008 11,613 1,912 1,771 798 853

Civilian labor force

11,107 11,321 6,421 6,722 1,176 1,032 401 437

Participation rate

59.3 58.6 58.3 57.9 61.5 58.3 50.3 51.2

Employed

10,474 10,745 6,055 6,378 1,114 979 388 417

Unemployed

633 576 366 344 62 54 13 19

Unemployment rate

5.7 5.1 5.7 5.1 5.3 5.2 3.3 4.4

Not in labor force

7,618 7,998 4,587 4,890 736 739 396 417

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,816 3,913 2,563 2,612 347 366 119 95

Civilian labor force

1,156 1,235 795 814 139 114 18 16

Participation rate

30.3 31.6 31.0 31.2 40.1 31.2 15.1 17.2

Employed

973 1,057 666 692 118 96 13 11

Unemployed

183 178 129 122 22 18 5 5

Unemployment rate

15.9 14.4 16.2 15.0 15.6 15.9 - -

Not in labor force

2,660 2,678 1,769 1,798 208 252 101 79

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 06, 2018