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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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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
2019 2020
June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June

WHITE

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

200,746 200,843 200,953 201,062 201,172 201,254 201,326 200,918 200,968 201,023 201,082 201,154 201,233

Civilian labor force

126,319 126,398 126,853 127,018 127,122 127,191 127,197 127,288 127,146 126,021 121,242 122,661 124,009

Participation rate

62.9 62.9 63.1 63.2 63.2 63.2 63.2 63.4 63.3 62.7 60.3 61.0 61.6

Employed

122,199 122,213 122,566 122,955 123,028 123,077 123,175 123,332 123,189 121,042 104,065 107,499 111,538

Employment-population ratio

60.9 60.8 61.0 61.2 61.2 61.2 61.2 61.4 61.3 60.2 51.8 53.4 55.4

Unemployed

4,120 4,185 4,286 4,063 4,094 4,115 4,022 3,957 3,957 4,979 17,176 15,162 12,470

Unemployment rate

3.3 3.3 3.4 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.1 3.1 4.0 14.2 12.4 10.1

Not in labor force

74,427 74,445 74,100 74,044 74,050 74,063 74,129 73,630 73,821 75,002 79,840 78,493 77,224

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

65,942 65,988 66,064 66,109 66,115 66,204 66,076 66,279 66,153 65,522 63,645 64,125 64,688

Participation rate

71.7 71.7 71.8 71.8 71.7 71.8 71.6 72.0 71.8 71.1 69.1 69.5 70.1

Employed

64,015 64,007 64,099 64,224 64,173 64,247 64,238 64,341 64,204 63,120 55,776 57,263 58,898

Employment-population ratio

69.6 69.6 69.6 69.7 69.6 69.7 69.6 69.9 69.7 68.5 60.5 62.1 63.8

Unemployed

1,928 1,980 1,965 1,886 1,941 1,957 1,839 1,938 1,950 2,402 7,869 6,862 5,790

Unemployment rate

2.9 3.0 3.0 2.9 2.9 3.0 2.8 2.9 2.9 3.7 12.4 10.7 9.0

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

55,758 55,726 56,152 56,348 56,399 56,299 56,429 56,324 56,247 55,878 53,634 54,294 55,147

Participation rate

57.8 57.7 58.1 58.3 58.3 58.2 58.3 58.3 58.2 57.8 55.4 56.1 56.9

Employed

54,054 54,060 54,379 54,709 54,755 54,666 54,827 54,807 54,692 53,878 45,563 47,195 49,440

Employment-population ratio

56.0 56.0 56.3 56.6 56.6 56.5 56.6 56.7 56.6 55.7 47.1 48.8 51.1

Unemployed

1,704 1,666 1,773 1,639 1,644 1,633 1,602 1,517 1,555 2,000 8,071 7,099 5,707

Unemployment rate

3.1 3.0 3.2 2.9 2.9 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.8 3.6 15.0 13.1 10.3

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

4,619 4,684 4,636 4,561 4,608 4,688 4,692 4,686 4,746 4,621 3,963 4,242 4,174

Participation rate

37.7 38.3 37.9 37.3 37.6 38.3 38.4 38.4 39.0 38.0 32.6 34.9 34.4

Employed

4,131 4,145 4,088 4,022 4,099 4,164 4,111 4,184 4,294 4,043 2,727 3,041 3,201

Employment-population ratio

33.7 33.9 33.4 32.9 33.5 34.0 33.6 34.3 35.2 33.2 22.4 25.0 26.4

Unemployed

489 539 548 539 509 524 581 502 452 578 1,236 1,202 973

Unemployment rate

10.6 11.5 11.8 11.8 11.0 11.2 12.4 10.7 9.5 12.5 31.2 28.3 23.3


BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

33,014 33,045 33,081 33,116 33,152 33,184 33,215 33,184 33,211 33,238 33,267 33,294 33,323

Civilian labor force

20,439 20,722 20,604 20,685 20,704 20,675 20,949 20,790 20,946 20,596 19,487 19,858 20,010

Participation rate

61.9 62.7 62.3 62.5 62.5 62.3 63.1 62.6 63.1 62.0 58.6 59.6 60.0

Employed

19,216 19,502 19,485 19,550 19,571 19,527 19,712 19,549 19,730 19,208 16,240 16,523 16,927

Employment-population ratio

58.2 59.0 58.9 59.0 59.0 58.8 59.3 58.9 59.4 57.8 48.8 49.6 50.8

Unemployed

1,223 1,220 1,119 1,135 1,133 1,148 1,238 1,241 1,216 1,387 3,247 3,334 3,083

Unemployment rate

6.0 5.9 5.4 5.5 5.5 5.6 5.9 6.0 5.8 6.7 16.7 16.8 15.4

Not in labor force

12,575 12,323 12,477 12,431 12,448 12,509 12,266 12,395 12,266 12,642 13,780 13,436 13,313

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

9,302 9,500 9,487 9,488 9,485 9,504 9,591 9,445 9,499 9,477 8,880 8,970 9,161

Participation rate

67.1 68.4 68.2 68.1 68.0 68.1 68.6 67.6 68.0 67.7 63.4 63.9 65.2

Employed

8,773 8,956 8,937 8,976 9,003 9,019 9,034 8,918 8,945 8,812 7,448 7,583 7,670

Employment-population ratio

63.3 64.5 64.3 64.5 64.6 64.6 64.6 63.9 64.0 63.0 53.2 54.1 54.6

Unemployed

528 543 550 512 482 485 557 526 554 665 1,432 1,388 1,492

Unemployment rate

5.7 5.7 5.8 5.4 5.1 5.1 5.8 5.6 5.8 7.0 16.1 15.5 16.3

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

10,404 10,431 10,400 10,478 10,494 10,445 10,625 10,617 10,721 10,374 9,995 10,097 10,113

Participation rate

62.4 62.5 62.2 62.6 62.6 62.3 63.3 63.3 63.8 61.7 59.4 59.9 60.0

Employed

9,858 9,893 9,944 9,987 9,984 9,929 10,094 10,067 10,207 9,830 8,351 8,426 8,693

Employment-population ratio

59.1 59.2 59.5 59.7 59.6 59.2 60.1 60.0 60.8 58.5 49.6 50.0 51.6

Unemployed

546 537 456 491 511 516 530 550 514 543 1,644 1,671 1,420

Unemployment rate

5.2 5.2 4.4 4.7 4.9 4.9 5.0 5.2 4.8 5.2 16.4 16.5 14.0

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

733 792 717 719 724 727 734 728 725 745 612 791 735

Participation rate

29.8 32.2 29.1 29.3 29.5 29.6 29.9 29.8 29.8 30.7 25.2 32.7 30.4

Employed

585 653 604 588 584 579 583 564 578 566 441 515 564

Employment-population ratio

23.7 26.5 24.6 23.9 23.8 23.6 23.8 23.1 23.7 23.3 18.2 21.3 23.3

Unemployed

149 139 113 132 141 147 151 164 148 180 171 276 171

Unemployment rate

20.3 17.6 15.8 18.3 19.4 20.3 20.6 22.5 20.4 24.1 28.0 34.9 23.2


ASIAN

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

16,557 16,399 16,433 16,400 16,399 16,558 16,482 16,178 16,421 16,419 16,363 16,385 16,471

Civilian labor force

10,528 10,452 10,527 10,521 10,713 10,705 10,478 10,332 10,574 10,470 9,938 9,968 10,108

Participation rate

63.6 63.7 64.1 64.2 65.3 64.7 63.6 63.9 64.4 63.8 60.7 60.8 61.4

Employed

10,302 10,163 10,227 10,262 10,409 10,429 10,214 10,017 10,312 10,037 8,499 8,475 8,717

Employment-population ratio

62.2 62.0 62.2 62.6 63.5 63.0 62.0 61.9 62.8 61.1 51.9 51.7 52.9

Unemployed

225 290 299 259 305 276 264 315 262 433 1,438 1,493 1,392

Unemployment rate

2.1 2.8 2.8 2.5 2.8 2.6 2.5 3.0 2.5 4.1 14.5 15.0 13.8

Not in labor force

6,030 5,947 5,906 5,879 5,686 5,852 6,004 5,847 5,848 5,948 6,425 6,417 6,362


HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

43,453 43,537 43,630 43,722 43,814 43,902 43,986 43,742 43,820 43,895 43,975 44,053 44,132

Civilian labor force

28,873 28,916 29,088 29,293 29,482 29,575 29,517 29,672 29,852 29,443 27,841 28,218 28,907

Participation rate

66.4 66.4 66.7 67.0 67.3 67.4 67.1 67.8 68.1 67.1 63.3 64.1 65.5

Employed

27,621 27,610 27,876 28,156 28,279 28,339 28,286 28,397 28,531 27,672 22,579 23,241 24,711

Employment-population ratio

63.6 63.4 63.9 64.4 64.5 64.6 64.3 64.9 65.1 63.0 51.3 52.8 56.0

Unemployed

1,252 1,305 1,213 1,137 1,203 1,236 1,231 1,275 1,322 1,771 5,263 4,977 4,195

Unemployment rate

4.3 4.5 4.2 3.9 4.1 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.4 6.0 18.9 17.6 14.5

Not in labor force

14,581 14,622 14,542 14,430 14,332 14,327 14,468 14,070 13,968 14,452 16,133 15,834 15,225

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

15,663 15,653 15,719 15,793 15,841 15,983 15,875 16,114 16,035 15,844 15,337 15,493 15,588

Participation rate

79.9 79.6 79.8 80.0 80.1 80.6 79.9 81.6 81.1 80.0 77.2 77.9 78.2

Employed

15,099 15,028 15,191 15,320 15,310 15,498 15,393 15,571 15,519 15,037 12,776 13,154 13,590

Employment-population ratio

77.0 76.5 77.1 77.6 77.4 78.2 77.5 78.9 78.5 75.9 64.3 66.1 68.2

Unemployed

564 625 528 473 531 485 483 543 516 807 2,561 2,338 1,999

Unemployment rate

3.6 4.0 3.4 3.0 3.4 3.0 3.0 3.4 3.2 5.1 16.7 15.1 12.8

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

11,899 11,943 12,119 12,192 12,318 12,196 12,293 12,242 12,441 12,245 11,348 11,510 11,999

Participation rate

59.9 60.0 60.8 61.0 61.5 60.8 61.1 61.2 62.1 61.0 56.4 57.1 59.4

Employed

11,396 11,493 11,609 11,723 11,834 11,675 11,736 11,701 11,834 11,507 9,060 9,326 10,158

Employment-population ratio

57.4 57.8 58.2 58.7 59.1 58.2 58.4 58.5 59.1 57.3 45.0 46.3 50.3

Unemployed

503 450 510 468 485 521 558 541 607 738 2,288 2,184 1,841

Unemployment rate

4.2 3.8 4.2 3.8 3.9 4.3 4.5 4.4 4.9 6.0 20.2 19.0 15.3

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,311 1,320 1,250 1,308 1,323 1,396 1,349 1,316 1,377 1,354 1,157 1,216 1,319

Participation rate

32.9 33.1 31.3 32.7 33.0 34.8 33.6 32.9 34.4 33.8 28.9 30.3 32.9

Employed

1,126 1,090 1,075 1,112 1,135 1,166 1,157 1,125 1,177 1,128 743 761 964

Employment-population ratio

28.2 27.3 26.9 27.8 28.3 29.0 28.8 28.1 29.4 28.2 18.6 19.0 24.0

Unemployed

185 230 175 196 188 230 191 191 199 225 414 454 355

Unemployment rate

14.1 17.4 14.0 15.0 14.2 16.5 14.2 14.5 14.5 16.7 35.8 37.4 26.9


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: July 02, 2020