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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
2nd
2020
2nd
2021
2nd
2020
2nd
2021
2nd
2020
2nd
2021
2nd
2020
2nd
2021
2nd
2020
2nd
2021

Total, 16 years and over

12.9 5.8 12.0 5.1 16.1 9.2 14.3 5.6 16.7 7.2

16 to 19 years

28.7 11.3 27.6 10.3 31.7 15.9 27.6 14.7 33.0 14.7

16 to 17 years

29.5 11.8 29.0 10.6 35.5 18.2 - 12.5 31.1 17.2

18 to 19 years

28.2 11.1 26.9 10.0 29.6 14.9 29.8 15.9 33.7 13.6

20 years and over

12.3 5.6 11.5 4.9 15.5 9.0 14.1 5.4 16.0 6.9

20 to 24 years

22.7 10.0 20.9 8.6 27.5 15.2 29.7 9.9 25.5 10.8

25 years and over

11.3 5.1 10.5 4.5 14.2 8.3 13.0 5.1 14.6 6.3

25 to 54 years

11.2 5.2 10.4 4.5 14.5 8.9 11.9 4.7 14.6 6.2

25 to 34 years

13.0 6.1 12.1 5.1 17.1 10.5 13.9 5.3 15.1 6.8

35 to 44 years

10.0 4.9 9.4 4.3 11.8 8.1 10.4 4.3 13.9 5.9

45 to 54 years

10.3 4.6 9.5 4.1 13.9 7.5 11.4 4.6 14.8 5.6

55 years and over

11.5 4.8 11.0 4.4 13.3 6.3 17.3 6.6 14.9 7.1

55 to 64 years

10.9 4.6 10.3 4.2 12.9 5.9 16.7 6.7 13.9 7.2

65 years and over

13.2 5.2 12.8 4.8 14.5 7.3 18.9 6.0 18.7 6.8

Men, 16 years and over

11.9 6.0 10.9 5.2 16.2 10.0 13.0 5.7 15.2 6.7

16 to 19 years

27.1 11.5 25.9 10.9 29.8 12.1 28.9 17.2 33.6 13.4

16 to 17 years

24.9 11.7 24.2 10.5 34.5 16.2 - - 26.4 14.6

18 to 19 years

28.1 11.4 26.8 11.1 27.7 10.5 - - 36.7 12.9

20 years and over

11.4 5.7 10.4 5.0 15.7 9.9 12.8 5.4 14.5 6.5

20 to 24 years

21.3 11.0 18.9 9.5 27.1 15.5 34.2 10.7 23.3 11.4

25 years and over

10.4 5.2 9.6 4.5 14.4 9.3 11.3 5.1 13.4 5.8

25 to 54 years

10.5 5.4 9.6 4.6 14.8 10.0 10.2 4.7 13.4 5.6

25 to 34 years

12.8 6.5 11.8 5.6 17.5 11.9 13.0 5.3 14.3 6.5

35 to 44 years

9.3 4.8 8.7 4.1 11.3 8.8 8.8 4.2 13.0 4.9

45 to 54 years

9.1 4.8 8.3 4.2 14.8 8.7 8.5 4.5 12.6 5.4

55 years and over

10.2 4.7 9.6 4.2 13.1 6.8 15.9 6.8 13.5 6.6

55 to 64 years

9.7 4.7 9.1 4.2 12.5 6.1 14.8 7.3 12.7 6.7

65 years and over

11.6 4.9 10.9 4.3 15.1 8.7 18.9 5.2 16.9 6.5

Women, 16 years and over

14.0 5.6 13.3 4.9 16.1 8.5 15.8 5.6 18.7 7.8

16 to 19 years

30.4 11.1 29.5 9.6 33.2 18.9 26.4 12.4 32.3 16.2

16 to 17 years

33.5 11.9 33.3 10.7 36.1 19.7 - - 36.7 19.9

18 to 19 years

28.4 10.7 27.0 8.9 31.3 18.6 - 12.8 30.9 14.4

20 years and over

13.4 5.4 12.7 4.7 15.4 8.1 15.6 5.4 17.9 7.4

20 to 24 years

24.1 8.9 23.0 7.7 27.9 14.8 25.6 9.2 27.9 10.0

25 years and over

12.2 5.0 11.6 4.4 14.0 7.4 14.8 5.1 16.4 7.0

25 to 54 years

11.9 5.0 11.2 4.4 14.2 7.8 13.9 4.8 16.3 6.9

25 to 34 years

13.3 5.6 12.4 4.6 16.7 9.2 15.0 5.2 16.2 7.2

35 to 44 years

10.8 5.0 10.2 4.5 12.2 7.4 12.1 4.5 15.2 7.3

45 to 54 years

11.5 4.4 10.9 3.9 13.1 6.5 14.5 4.7 17.6 5.9

55 years and over

13.0 4.8 12.6 4.6 13.4 5.8 18.9 6.3 16.8 7.7

55 to 64 years

12.2 4.6 11.7 4.3 13.3 5.8 18.8 6.2 15.7 7.8

65 years and over

15.2 5.6 15.2 5.3 13.9 5.9 19.0 7.0 21.3 7.3

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: July 02, 2021