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
2016
1st
2017
1st
2016
1st
2017
1st
2016
1st
2017
1st
2016
1st
2017

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

40,301 41,002 24,852 25,002 3,891 3,931 1,716 1,713

Civilian labor force

26,530 27,145 16,335 16,520 2,371 2,501 1,034 998

Participation rate

65.8 66.2 65.7 66.1 60.9 63.6 60.3 58.3

Employed

24,918 25,534 15,334 15,506 2,211 2,346 980 959

Unemployed

1,612 1,611 1,001 1,014 160 155 54 39

Unemployment rate

6.1 5.9 6.1 6.1 6.7 6.2 5.2 3.9

Not in labor force

13,771 13,858 8,517 8,482 1,520 1,430 682 715

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

20,072 20,398 12,583 12,712 1,802 1,852 853 848

Civilian labor force

15,223 15,437 9,659 9,679 1,207 1,257 580 583

Participation rate

75.8 75.7 76.8 76.1 66.9 67.8 68.0 68.7

Employed

14,327 14,552 9,099 9,103 1,134 1,171 543 562

Unemployed

896 885 560 576 73 86 36 20

Unemployment rate

5.9 5.7 5.8 5.9 6.0 6.8 6.3 3.5

Not in labor force

4,849 4,961 2,924 3,034 596 596 273 265

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

18,169 18,461 11,355 11,431 1,633 1,672 804 797

Civilian labor force

14,643 14,882 9,278 9,304 1,151 1,186 576 579

Participation rate

80.6 80.6 81.7 81.4 70.5 70.9 71.7 72.6

Employed

13,829 14,088 8,765 8,785 1,093 1,114 540 558

Unemployed

815 794 513 519 58 71 36 20

Unemployment rate

5.6 5.3 5.5 5.6 5.0 6.0 6.3 3.5

Not in labor force

3,525 3,579 2,076 2,127 482 486 228 218

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

20,229 20,604 12,269 12,290 2,089 2,078 863 865

Civilian labor force

11,307 11,708 6,676 6,841 1,165 1,244 455 415

Participation rate

55.9 56.8 54.4 55.7 55.7 59.9 52.7 48.0

Employed

10,592 10,982 6,235 6,403 1,077 1,175 437 397

Unemployed

716 725 441 438 87 69 18 18

Unemployment rate

6.3 6.2 6.6 6.4 7.5 5.6 3.9 4.4

Not in labor force

8,922 8,897 5,593 5,449 924 834 408 450

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

18,388 18,725 11,028 11,008 1,903 1,912 805 798

Civilian labor force

10,748 11,107 6,289 6,421 1,112 1,176 450 401

Participation rate

58.5 59.3 57.0 58.3 58.4 61.5 55.9 50.3

Employed

10,127 10,474 5,913 6,055 1,035 1,114 435 388

Unemployed

621 633 376 366 77 62 15 13

Unemployment rate

5.8 5.7 6.0 5.7 6.9 5.3 3.4 3.3

Not in labor force

7,640 7,618 4,739 4,587 791 736 355 396

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,744 3,816 2,468 2,563 356 347 106 119

Civilian labor force

1,138 1,156 767 795 109 139 7 18

Participation rate

30.4 30.3 31.1 31.0 30.5 40.1 6.9 15.1

Employed

962 973 656 666 84 118 5 13

Unemployed

176 183 111 129 25 22 2 5

Unemployment rate

15.5 15.9 14.5 16.2 23.0 15.6 - -

Not in labor force

2,606 2,660 1,701 1,769 247 208 99 101

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 07, 2017