HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-4. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, sex, and age, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, race,
Hispanic or Latino ethnicity,
sex, and age
2018 2019
July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July

WHITE

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

200,236 200,356 200,476 200,596 200,690 200,774 200,382 200,447 200,508 200,576 200,658 200,746 200,843

Civilian labor force

125,716 125,347 125,617 126,100 126,334 126,680 126,351 126,313 126,404 125,900 125,980 126,244 126,345

Participation rate

62.8 62.6 62.7 62.9 63.0 63.1 63.1 63.0 63.0 62.8 62.8 62.9 62.9

Employed

121,507 121,074 121,507 121,923 122,036 122,318 121,880 122,168 122,143 121,944 121,883 122,125 122,144

Employment-population ratio

60.7 60.4 60.6 60.8 60.8 60.9 60.8 60.9 60.9 60.8 60.7 60.8 60.8

Unemployed

4,209 4,272 4,110 4,177 4,299 4,362 4,471 4,144 4,261 3,957 4,097 4,119 4,201

Unemployment rate

3.3 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.4 3.4 3.5 3.3 3.4 3.1 3.3 3.3 3.3

Not in labor force

74,521 75,009 74,858 74,496 74,355 74,094 74,030 74,134 74,104 74,676 74,678 74,502 74,498

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

65,614 65,527 65,661 65,771 65,961 66,110 66,051 66,052 66,014 65,802 65,973 65,928 65,994

Participation rate

71.6 71.4 71.5 71.6 71.8 71.9 72.0 72.0 71.9 71.6 71.8 71.7 71.7

Employed

63,681 63,513 63,664 63,785 63,960 64,046 63,890 64,088 63,936 63,896 64,042 64,009 64,005

Employment-population ratio

69.5 69.2 69.4 69.4 69.6 69.6 69.6 69.8 69.6 69.6 69.7 69.6 69.6

Unemployed

1,933 2,014 1,996 1,986 2,000 2,064 2,161 1,964 2,078 1,906 1,931 1,919 1,989

Unemployment rate

2.9 3.1 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.1 3.3 3.0 3.1 2.9 2.9 2.9 3.0

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

55,537 55,372 55,378 55,778 55,819 55,995 55,740 55,814 55,806 55,671 55,526 55,704 55,663

Participation rate

57.7 57.5 57.5 57.8 57.9 58.0 57.8 57.9 57.9 57.7 57.5 57.7 57.6

Employed

53,764 53,616 53,792 54,062 54,023 54,226 53,959 54,151 54,140 54,133 53,869 53,993 53,988

Employment-population ratio

55.9 55.7 55.8 56.1 56.0 56.2 56.0 56.2 56.1 56.1 55.8 55.9 55.9

Unemployed

1,774 1,757 1,586 1,716 1,796 1,769 1,781 1,663 1,666 1,538 1,657 1,711 1,675

Unemployment rate

3.2 3.2 2.9 3.1 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.0 3.0 2.8 3.0 3.1 3.0

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

4,565 4,447 4,578 4,551 4,554 4,575 4,560 4,447 4,585 4,427 4,482 4,612 4,687

Participation rate

37.1 36.1 37.2 37.0 37.0 37.2 37.2 36.3 37.4 36.1 36.6 37.7 38.3

Employed

4,063 3,945 4,051 4,076 4,052 4,047 4,031 3,929 4,067 3,915 3,972 4,123 4,151

Employment-population ratio

33.0 32.1 32.9 33.1 32.9 32.9 32.9 32.0 33.2 31.9 32.4 33.7 33.9

Unemployed

502 501 527 476 502 528 530 518 517 512 510 489 536

Unemployment rate

11.0 11.3 11.5 10.5 11.0 11.6 11.6 11.6 11.3 11.6 11.4 10.6 11.4


BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

32,771 32,810 32,848 32,887 32,923 32,956 32,868 32,897 32,925 32,955 32,984 33,014 33,045

Civilian labor force

20,496 20,384 20,504 20,564 20,451 20,460 20,628 20,575 20,432 20,589 20,562 20,430 20,714

Participation rate

62.5 62.1 62.4 62.5 62.1 62.1 62.8 62.5 62.1 62.5 62.3 61.9 62.7

Employed

19,151 19,108 19,265 19,290 19,232 19,107 19,220 19,137 19,073 19,219 19,280 19,199 19,481

Employment-population ratio

58.4 58.2 58.6 58.7 58.4 58.0 58.5 58.2 57.9 58.3 58.5 58.2 59.0

Unemployed

1,345 1,276 1,239 1,274 1,219 1,353 1,408 1,437 1,359 1,370 1,282 1,231 1,233

Unemployment rate

6.6 6.3 6.0 6.2 6.0 6.6 6.8 7.0 6.7 6.7 6.2 6.0 6.0

Not in labor force

12,275 12,426 12,345 12,323 12,472 12,496 12,240 12,322 12,493 12,366 12,421 12,584 12,331

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

9,325 9,394 9,349 9,400 9,310 9,284 9,367 9,414 9,399 9,456 9,422 9,303 9,502

Participation rate

67.9 68.3 67.9 68.2 67.4 67.2 67.9 68.2 68.0 68.3 68.0 67.1 68.4

Employed

8,756 8,828 8,800 8,814 8,771 8,709 8,705 8,734 8,753 8,811 8,833 8,768 8,953

Employment-population ratio

63.8 64.2 63.9 63.9 63.5 63.0 63.1 63.3 63.3 63.7 63.8 63.2 64.5

Unemployed

569 565 549 586 539 575 662 680 646 645 589 535 549

Unemployment rate

6.1 6.0 5.9 6.2 5.8 6.2 7.1 7.2 6.9 6.8 6.3 5.8 5.8

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

10,424 10,356 10,422 10,327 10,303 10,359 10,419 10,366 10,316 10,411 10,469 10,396 10,421

Participation rate

63.0 62.5 62.8 62.2 62.0 62.2 62.8 62.4 62.0 62.5 62.8 62.3 62.4

Employed

9,793 9,769 9,874 9,825 9,789 9,749 9,847 9,822 9,777 9,859 9,934 9,846 9,877

Employment-population ratio

59.2 59.0 59.5 59.2 58.9 58.6 59.3 59.1 58.8 59.2 59.6 59.0 59.2

Unemployed

631 587 548 501 515 611 572 544 539 552 535 550 544

Unemployment rate

6.1 5.7 5.3 4.9 5.0 5.9 5.5 5.3 5.2 5.3 5.1 5.3 5.2

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

748 634 733 837 837 817 842 795 717 722 671 731 790

Participation rate

30.0 25.4 29.4 33.6 33.6 32.8 34.0 32.1 29.0 29.2 27.2 29.7 32.1

Employed

602 510 591 650 672 650 669 582 542 549 513 586 650

Employment-population ratio

24.1 20.5 23.7 26.1 27.0 26.1 27.0 23.5 21.9 22.2 20.8 23.8 26.4

Unemployed

145 124 141 187 165 167 173 213 174 173 158 145 140

Unemployment rate

19.4 19.5 19.3 22.4 19.7 20.5 20.6 26.8 24.3 24.0 23.5 19.9 17.7


ASIAN

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

15,922 16,093 16,011 16,030 16,096 16,138 16,034 16,055 16,245 16,290 16,361 16,557 16,399

Civilian labor force

10,156 10,260 10,303 10,280 10,334 10,262 10,298 10,369 10,402 10,180 10,304 10,526 10,449

Participation rate

63.8 63.8 64.3 64.1 64.2 63.6 64.2 64.6 64.0 62.5 63.0 63.6 63.7

Employed

9,842 9,951 9,943 9,956 10,050 9,929 9,978 10,045 10,082 9,957 10,046 10,303 10,160

Employment-population ratio

61.8 61.8 62.1 62.1 62.4 61.5 62.2 62.6 62.1 61.1 61.4 62.2 62.0

Unemployed

314 309 360 324 284 334 321 324 320 223 258 222 289

Unemployment rate

3.1 3.0 3.5 3.1 2.7 3.3 3.1 3.1 3.1 2.2 2.5 2.1 2.8

Not in labor force

5,766 5,832 5,709 5,750 5,762 5,876 5,736 5,686 5,843 6,110 6,058 6,032 5,950


HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

42,767 42,863 42,959 43,054 43,146 43,234 43,044 43,127 43,205 43,289 43,370 43,453 43,537

Civilian labor force

28,502 28,253 28,388 28,513 28,820 28,963 28,985 28,724 28,929 28,546 28,689 28,855 28,896

Participation rate

66.6 65.9 66.1 66.2 66.8 67.0 67.3 66.6 67.0 65.9 66.2 66.4 66.4

Employed

27,223 26,935 27,102 27,266 27,524 27,701 27,579 27,480 27,566 27,348 27,493 27,602 27,581

Employment-population ratio

63.7 62.8 63.1 63.3 63.8 64.1 64.1 63.7 63.8 63.2 63.4 63.5 63.4

Unemployed

1,279 1,317 1,287 1,248 1,296 1,261 1,406 1,245 1,363 1,198 1,196 1,253 1,314

Unemployment rate

4.5 4.7 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.4 4.9 4.3 4.7 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.5

Not in labor force

14,265 14,610 14,571 14,541 14,326 14,271 14,060 14,403 14,277 14,743 14,681 14,599 14,642

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

15,513 15,425 15,424 15,448 15,595 15,651 15,699 15,675 15,832 15,611 15,731 15,659 15,651

Participation rate

80.4 79.7 79.5 79.5 80.1 80.2 80.8 80.5 81.2 79.9 80.4 79.8 79.6

Employed

15,006 14,852 14,832 14,854 15,063 15,107 15,066 15,117 15,187 15,028 15,188 15,093 15,017

Employment-population ratio

77.7 76.8 76.5 76.4 77.3 77.4 77.6 77.7 77.9 76.9 77.6 76.9 76.4

Unemployed

508 574 592 594 533 544 633 557 646 583 543 566 634

Unemployment rate

3.3 3.7 3.8 3.8 3.4 3.5 4.0 3.6 4.1 3.7 3.4 3.6 4.0

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

11,689 11,608 11,689 11,767 11,857 12,002 11,968 11,798 11,839 11,762 11,810 11,885 11,929

Participation rate

59.9 59.3 59.6 59.9 60.2 60.8 60.9 59.9 60.0 59.5 59.6 59.9 60.0

Employed

11,137 11,025 11,188 11,266 11,308 11,487 11,396 11,331 11,321 11,330 11,330 11,382 11,480

Employment-population ratio

57.0 56.3 57.0 57.3 57.4 58.2 58.0 57.5 57.4 57.3 57.2 57.3 57.7

Unemployed

552 582 501 501 550 515 572 466 518 432 480 503 449

Unemployment rate

4.7 5.0 4.3 4.3 4.6 4.3 4.8 4.0 4.4 3.7 4.1 4.2 3.8

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,299 1,220 1,276 1,298 1,367 1,310 1,318 1,252 1,257 1,172 1,149 1,310 1,316

Participation rate

33.0 30.9 32.3 32.8 34.5 33.0 33.3 31.6 31.7 29.5 28.9 32.9 33.0

Employed

1,080 1,058 1,082 1,145 1,154 1,107 1,117 1,031 1,058 989 975 1,126 1,084

Employment-population ratio

27.4 26.8 27.4 28.9 29.1 27.9 28.2 26.0 26.6 24.9 24.5 28.3 27.2

Unemployed

219 161 193 153 214 202 201 221 199 183 174 184 232

Unemployment rate

16.9 13.2 15.2 11.8 15.6 15.4 15.2 17.6 15.9 15.6 15.1 14.0 17.6


Footnotes
(1) The population figures are not adjusted for seasonal variation.

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. 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.

 

Last Modified Date: August 02, 2019