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
3rd
2016
3rd
2017
3rd
2016
3rd
2017
3rd
2016
3rd
2017
3rd
2016
3rd
2017

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

40,826 41,492 25,109 25,857 3,754 3,787 1,856 1,684

Civilian labor force

27,002 27,537 16,545 17,120 2,310 2,316 1,199 1,065

Participation rate

66.1 66.4 65.9 66.2 61.5 61.1 64.6 63.2

Employed

25,437 26,132 15,604 16,269 2,155 2,182 1,129 1,032

Unemployed

1,565 1,405 941 851 155 134 70 33

Unemployment rate

5.8 5.1 5.7 5.0 6.7 5.8 5.9 3.1

Not in labor force

13,824 13,955 8,564 8,738 1,444 1,472 657 619

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

20,330 20,637 12,643 13,186 1,868 1,786 929 841

Civilian labor force

15,567 15,769 9,832 10,201 1,238 1,176 680 611

Participation rate

76.6 76.4 77.8 77.4 66.3 65.8 73.2 72.6

Employed

14,755 15,046 9,331 9,765 1,160 1,085 641 591

Unemployed

812 723 501 436 78 91 39 20

Unemployment rate

5.2 4.6 5.1 4.3 6.3 7.7 5.8 3.3

Not in labor force

4,763 4,868 2,810 2,985 630 611 248 230

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

18,404 18,681 11,376 11,885 1,702 1,577 885 786

Civilian labor force

14,883 15,103 9,377 9,748 1,198 1,112 670 600

Participation rate

80.9 80.8 82.4 82.0 70.4 70.5 75.8 76.3

Employed

14,201 14,496 8,960 9,392 1,130 1,034 636 580

Unemployed

682 607 416 357 68 79 35 20

Unemployment rate

4.6 4.0 4.4 3.7 5.7 7.1 5.2 3.3

Not in labor force

3,521 3,579 2,000 2,136 504 465 214 186

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

20,496 20,855 12,466 12,671 1,886 2,001 928 842

Civilian labor force

11,436 11,768 6,713 6,919 1,072 1,140 519 454

Participation rate

55.8 56.4 53.8 54.6 56.8 57.0 55.9 53.9

Employed

10,683 11,086 6,273 6,504 995 1,097 488 441

Unemployed

753 682 440 415 77 43 31 13

Unemployment rate

6.6 5.8 6.6 6.0 7.1 3.8 6.0 2.8

Not in labor force

9,060 9,087 5,753 5,753 814 861 409 389

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

18,633 18,957 11,146 11,374 1,736 1,862 892 787

Civilian labor force

10,879 11,133 6,311 6,481 1,017 1,100 512 442

Participation rate

58.4 58.7 56.6 57.0 58.6 59.1 57.4 56.2

Employed

10,217 10,532 5,935 6,120 946 1,061 481 429

Unemployed

662 601 376 361 71 39 31 13

Unemployment rate

6.1 5.4 6.0 5.6 7.0 3.6 6.1 2.9

Not in labor force

7,754 7,824 4,835 4,893 719 762 381 345

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,789 3,853 2,587 2,599 315 349 79 111

Civilian labor force

1,240 1,301 857 890 94 104 17 23

Participation rate

32.7 33.8 33.1 34.3 29.9 29.7 21.6 20.4

Employed

1,019 1,104 708 758 78 87 13 23

Unemployed

221 197 149 133 16 16 4 0

Unemployment rate

17.8 15.2 17.4 14.9 17.1 15.7 - -

Not in labor force

2,549 2,552 1,729 1,709 221 245 62 88

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: October 06, 2017