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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-16. Unemployment rates by age, sex, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity
[Percent]
Age and sex Total White Black or African
American
Asian Hispanic or Latino
3rd
2020
3rd
2021
3rd
2020
3rd
2021
3rd
2020
3rd
2021
3rd
2020
3rd
2021
3rd
2020
3rd
2021

Total, 16 years and over

8.9 5.2 7.9 4.6 13.2 8.4 10.6 4.7 11.2 6.2

16 to 19 years

17.1 11.0 15.7 9.6 22.1 15.9 23.7 16.3 22.0 15.8

16 to 17 years

16.1 11.0 15.3 9.2 20.7 15.9 16.0 13.8 22.4 17.8

18 to 19 years

17.7 11.1 16.0 9.9 22.9 15.9 27.5 17.6 21.8 15.0

20 years and over

8.6 4.9 7.6 4.3 12.9 8.1 10.3 4.5 10.6 5.8

20 to 24 years

14.8 8.8 12.6 7.4 24.4 14.3 19.4 8.9 16.3 9.4

25 years and over

7.9 4.5 7.1 4.0 11.5 7.4 9.5 4.2 9.9 5.3

25 to 54 years

8.0 4.7 7.1 4.2 11.7 7.7 8.8 3.9 9.6 5.5

25 to 34 years

9.9 5.7 8.9 5.0 14.5 9.9 10.3 4.0 11.4 6.7

35 to 44 years

6.9 4.3 6.2 3.8 10.2 7.3 6.5 3.8 8.2 4.8

45 to 54 years

6.9 4.0 6.2 3.7 9.7 5.2 9.6 4.1 8.8 4.7

55 years and over

7.8 4.0 7.0 3.6 10.9 6.2 12.1 5.0 11.2 4.3

55 to 64 years

7.6 3.8 6.7 3.4 10.9 6.4 11.6 5.4 10.9 3.9

65 years and over

8.3 4.4 7.6 4.2 10.9 5.5 13.6 3.7 12.3 5.9

Men, 16 years and over

8.4 5.1 7.4 4.4 13.8 8.6 9.6 5.0 10.2 5.9

16 to 19 years

18.4 11.8 17.1 10.4 25.5 18.0 21.7 15.4 23.5 16.1

16 to 17 years

17.5 10.9 17.0 9.3 23.0 18.0 - - 21.7 16.5

18 to 19 years

19.0 12.3 17.1 11.1 27.0 18.0 26.3 21.7 24.4 15.9

20 years and over

8.0 4.8 7.0 4.2 13.3 8.3 9.3 4.8 9.6 5.4

20 to 24 years

14.4 9.4 11.9 7.8 25.5 13.9 19.3 12.5 13.3 8.9

25 years and over

7.3 4.4 6.5 3.9 11.8 7.5 8.5 4.2 9.1 4.9

25 to 54 years

7.5 4.6 6.7 4.0 12.1 8.0 7.6 3.8 8.7 5.2

25 to 34 years

9.7 5.6 8.8 5.0 14.3 10.0 9.5 3.1 11.3 7.0

35 to 44 years

6.5 4.2 5.7 3.7 12.1 7.2 4.4 4.2 7.4 4.2

45 to 54 years

6.0 3.8 5.4 3.3 8.8 6.2 9.1 4.1 7.0 4.0

55 years and over

7.0 3.8 6.1 3.4 11.0 5.8 12.0 5.9 10.7 3.9

55 to 64 years

6.9 3.7 6.1 3.3 11.0 5.8 11.5 6.3 11.0 3.3

65 years and over

7.1 4.1 6.3 3.7 11.0 5.7 13.4 4.9 9.7 5.7

Women, 16 years and over

9.5 5.3 8.6 4.7 12.7 8.2 11.6 4.4 12.5 6.8

16 to 19 years

15.7 10.3 14.3 8.9 19.3 14.1 26.1 17.2 20.4 15.6

16 to 17 years

14.7 11.0 13.8 9.1 18.9 14.4 - - 23.2 18.9

18 to 19 years

16.4 9.8 14.6 8.7 19.6 14.0 28.9 13.8 19.1 13.7

20 years and over

9.2 5.0 8.3 4.5 12.4 8.0 11.4 4.2 12.1 6.3

20 to 24 years

15.3 8.2 13.3 7.0 23.4 14.7 19.6 5.3 19.7 9.9

25 years and over

8.6 4.7 7.8 4.2 11.2 7.2 10.6 4.1 10.9 5.7

25 to 54 years

8.5 4.9 7.7 4.4 11.4 7.4 10.2 4.1 10.7 5.9

25 to 34 years

10.1 5.8 9.1 4.9 14.7 9.8 11.2 5.0 11.4 6.2

35 to 44 years

7.4 4.5 6.7 3.9 8.5 7.4 9.0 3.4 9.4 5.7

45 to 54 years

7.9 4.2 7.2 4.1 10.5 4.3 10.2 4.1 11.3 5.7

55 years and over

8.7 4.2 8.0 3.9 10.8 6.5 12.3 3.9 11.8 4.9

55 to 64 years

8.3 4.0 7.5 3.5 10.8 7.0 11.8 4.4 10.6 4.6

65 years and over

9.8 4.8 9.4 4.8 10.7 5.2 13.9 2.2 15.9 6.3

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 08, 2021