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
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TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

40,004 41,101 24,631 24,939 3,791 3,832 1,817 1,933

Civilian labor force

26,245 27,017 16,260 16,434 2,200 2,246 1,147 1,259

Participation rate

65.6 65.7 66.0 65.9 58.0 58.6 63.2 65.1

Employed

24,629 25,491 15,272 15,505 2,008 2,092 1,091 1,189

Unemployed

1,616 1,526 988 930 192 154 56 70

Unemployment rate

6.2 5.6 6.1 5.7 8.7 6.9 4.9 5.6

Not in labor force

13,758 14,084 8,371 8,504 1,591 1,586 669 674

Men, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

19,935 20,465 12,506 12,650 1,762 1,832 915 915

Civilian labor force

15,050 15,471 9,598 9,703 1,100 1,135 647 694

Participation rate

75.5 75.6 76.8 76.7 62.4 62.0 70.7 75.8

Employed

14,185 14,593 9,065 9,152 998 1,051 613 655

Unemployed

866 878 533 552 102 84 34 38

Unemployment rate

5.8 5.7 5.6 5.7 9.2 7.4 5.3 5.5

Not in labor force

4,885 4,994 2,907 2,947 662 697 268 221

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

18,040 18,529 11,259 11,426 1,581 1,632 858 852

Civilian labor force

14,465 14,889 9,199 9,328 1,050 1,074 639 685

Participation rate

80.2 80.4 81.7 81.6 66.4 65.8 74.5 80.5

Employed

13,708 14,143 8,734 8,869 965 999 605 650

Unemployed

757 746 465 459 85 75 34 35

Unemployment rate

5.2 5.0 5.1 4.9 8.1 7.0 5.4 5.2

Not in labor force

3,575 3,641 2,060 2,098 531 558 219 166

Women, 16 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

20,068 20,636 12,126 12,288 2,029 2,000 902 1,018

Civilian labor force

11,195 11,546 6,662 6,731 1,100 1,110 500 565

Participation rate

55.8 56.0 54.9 54.8 54.2 55.5 55.5 55.5

Employed

10,444 10,898 6,207 6,353 1,010 1,040 478 533

Unemployed

751 649 455 378 90 70 22 32

Unemployment rate

6.7 5.6 6.8 5.6 8.2 6.3 4.4 5.7

Not in labor force

8,874 9,090 5,463 5,557 929 889 401 453

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian noninstitutional population

18,238 18,763 10,881 11,032 1,872 1,842 841 949

Civilian labor force

10,694 11,005 6,305 6,369 1,061 1,053 491 553

Participation rate

58.6 58.7 57.9 57.7 56.7 57.2 58.4 58.3

Employed

10,022 10,418 5,907 6,033 974 990 472 524

Unemployed

672 586 397 336 88 63 20 29

Unemployment rate

6.3 5.3 6.3 5.3 8.3 6.0 4.0 5.2

Not in labor force

7,544 7,758 4,576 4,663 811 788 350 395

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian noninstitutional population

3,725 3,809 2,491 2,480 338 357 118 133

Civilian labor force

1,086 1,124 756 737 89 118 17 20

Participation rate

29.2 29.5 30.4 29.7 26.4 33.0 14.4 15.3

Employed

900 930 631 603 69 102 15 14

Unemployed

186 194 125 135 20 16 2 6

Unemployment rate

17.2 17.3 16.6 18.3 22.0 13.3 - -

Not in labor force

2,639 2,685 1,735 1,743 249 240 101 112

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: January 06, 2017