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
June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June

WHITE

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

200,132 200,236 200,356 200,476 200,596 200,690 200,774 200,382 200,447 200,508 200,576 200,658 200,746

Civilian labor force

125,765 125,716 125,347 125,617 126,100 126,334 126,680 126,351 126,313 126,404 125,900 125,980 126,244

Participation rate

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

Employed

121,357 121,507 121,074 121,507 121,923 122,036 122,318 121,880 122,168 122,143 121,944 121,883 122,125

Employment-population ratio

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

Unemployed

4,408 4,209 4,272 4,110 4,177 4,299 4,362 4,471 4,144 4,261 3,957 4,097 4,119

Unemployment rate

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

Not in labor force

74,367 74,521 75,009 74,858 74,496 74,355 74,094 74,030 74,134 74,104 74,676 74,678 74,502

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

65,822 65,614 65,527 65,661 65,771 65,961 66,110 66,051 66,052 66,014 65,802 65,973 65,928

Participation rate

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

Employed

63,680 63,681 63,513 63,664 63,785 63,960 64,046 63,890 64,088 63,936 63,896 64,042 64,009

Employment-population ratio

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

Unemployed

2,142 1,933 2,014 1,996 1,986 2,000 2,064 2,161 1,964 2,078 1,906 1,931 1,919

Unemployment rate

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

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

55,439 55,537 55,372 55,378 55,778 55,819 55,995 55,740 55,814 55,806 55,671 55,526 55,704

Participation rate

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

Employed

53,635 53,764 53,616 53,792 54,062 54,023 54,226 53,959 54,151 54,140 54,133 53,869 53,993

Employment-population ratio

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

Unemployed

1,804 1,774 1,757 1,586 1,716 1,796 1,769 1,781 1,663 1,666 1,538 1,657 1,711

Unemployment rate

3.3 3.2 3.2 2.9 3.1 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.0 3.0 2.8 3.0 3.1

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

4,504 4,565 4,447 4,578 4,551 4,554 4,575 4,560 4,447 4,585 4,427 4,482 4,612

Participation rate

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

Employed

4,042 4,063 3,945 4,051 4,076 4,052 4,047 4,031 3,929 4,067 3,915 3,972 4,123

Employment-population ratio

32.8 33.0 32.1 32.9 33.1 32.9 32.9 32.9 32.0 33.2 31.9 32.4 33.7

Unemployed

462 502 501 527 476 502 528 530 518 517 512 510 489

Unemployment rate

10.3 11.0 11.3 11.5 10.5 11.0 11.6 11.6 11.6 11.3 11.6 11.4 10.6


BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

32,737 32,771 32,810 32,848 32,887 32,923 32,956 32,868 32,897 32,925 32,955 32,984 33,014

Civilian labor force

20,371 20,496 20,384 20,504 20,564 20,451 20,460 20,628 20,575 20,432 20,589 20,562 20,430

Participation rate

62.2 62.5 62.1 62.4 62.5 62.1 62.1 62.8 62.5 62.1 62.5 62.3 61.9

Employed

19,057 19,151 19,108 19,265 19,290 19,232 19,107 19,220 19,137 19,073 19,219 19,280 19,199

Employment-population ratio

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

Unemployed

1,314 1,345 1,276 1,239 1,274 1,219 1,353 1,408 1,437 1,359 1,370 1,282 1,231

Unemployment rate

6.5 6.6 6.3 6.0 6.2 6.0 6.6 6.8 7.0 6.7 6.7 6.2 6.0

Not in labor force

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

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

9,167 9,325 9,394 9,349 9,400 9,310 9,284 9,367 9,414 9,399 9,456 9,422 9,303

Participation rate

66.9 67.9 68.3 67.9 68.2 67.4 67.2 67.9 68.2 68.0 68.3 68.0 67.1

Employed

8,580 8,756 8,828 8,800 8,814 8,771 8,709 8,705 8,734 8,753 8,811 8,833 8,768

Employment-population ratio

62.6 63.8 64.2 63.9 63.9 63.5 63.0 63.1 63.3 63.3 63.7 63.8 63.2

Unemployed

587 569 565 549 586 539 575 662 680 646 645 589 535

Unemployment rate

6.4 6.1 6.0 5.9 6.2 5.8 6.2 7.1 7.2 6.9 6.8 6.3 5.8

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

10,404 10,424 10,356 10,422 10,327 10,303 10,359 10,419 10,366 10,316 10,411 10,469 10,396

Participation rate

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

Employed

9,834 9,793 9,769 9,874 9,825 9,789 9,749 9,847 9,822 9,777 9,859 9,934 9,846

Employment-population ratio

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

Unemployed

571 631 587 548 501 515 611 572 544 539 552 535 550

Unemployment rate

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

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

800 748 634 733 837 837 817 842 795 717 722 671 731

Participation rate

32.0 30.0 25.4 29.4 33.6 33.6 32.8 34.0 32.1 29.0 29.2 27.2 29.7

Employed

643 602 510 591 650 672 650 669 582 542 549 513 586

Employment-population ratio

25.7 24.1 20.5 23.7 26.1 27.0 26.1 27.0 23.5 21.9 22.2 20.8 23.8

Unemployed

157 145 124 141 187 165 167 173 213 174 173 158 145

Unemployment rate

19.6 19.4 19.5 19.3 22.4 19.7 20.5 20.6 26.8 24.3 24.0 23.5 19.9


ASIAN

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

15,934 15,922 16,093 16,011 16,030 16,096 16,138 16,034 16,055 16,245 16,290 16,361 16,557

Civilian labor force

10,147 10,156 10,260 10,303 10,280 10,334 10,262 10,298 10,369 10,402 10,180 10,304 10,526

Participation rate

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

Employed

9,825 9,842 9,951 9,943 9,956 10,050 9,929 9,978 10,045 10,082 9,957 10,046 10,303

Employment-population ratio

61.7 61.8 61.8 62.1 62.1 62.4 61.5 62.2 62.6 62.1 61.1 61.4 62.2

Unemployed

322 314 309 360 324 284 334 321 324 320 223 258 222

Unemployment rate

3.2 3.1 3.0 3.5 3.1 2.7 3.3 3.1 3.1 3.1 2.2 2.5 2.1

Not in labor force

5,787 5,766 5,832 5,709 5,750 5,762 5,876 5,736 5,686 5,843 6,110 6,058 6,032


HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

Civilian noninstitutional population(1)

42,679 42,767 42,863 42,959 43,054 43,146 43,234 43,044 43,127 43,205 43,289 43,370 43,453

Civilian labor force

28,369 28,502 28,253 28,388 28,513 28,820 28,963 28,985 28,724 28,929 28,546 28,689 28,855

Participation rate

66.5 66.6 65.9 66.1 66.2 66.8 67.0 67.3 66.6 67.0 65.9 66.2 66.4

Employed

27,077 27,223 26,935 27,102 27,266 27,524 27,701 27,579 27,480 27,566 27,348 27,493 27,602

Employment-population ratio

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

Unemployed

1,292 1,279 1,317 1,287 1,248 1,296 1,261 1,406 1,245 1,363 1,198 1,196 1,253

Unemployment rate

4.6 4.5 4.7 4.5 4.4 4.5 4.4 4.9 4.3 4.7 4.2 4.2 4.3

Not in labor force

14,310 14,265 14,610 14,571 14,541 14,326 14,271 14,060 14,403 14,277 14,743 14,681 14,599

Men, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

15,547 15,513 15,425 15,424 15,448 15,595 15,651 15,699 15,675 15,832 15,611 15,731 15,659

Participation rate

80.7 80.4 79.7 79.5 79.5 80.1 80.2 80.8 80.5 81.2 79.9 80.4 79.8

Employed

14,952 15,006 14,852 14,832 14,854 15,063 15,107 15,066 15,117 15,187 15,028 15,188 15,093

Employment-population ratio

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

Unemployed

595 508 574 592 594 533 544 633 557 646 583 543 566

Unemployment rate

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

Women, 20 years and over

Civilian labor force

11,632 11,689 11,608 11,689 11,767 11,857 12,002 11,968 11,798 11,839 11,762 11,810 11,885

Participation rate

59.7 59.9 59.3 59.6 59.9 60.2 60.8 60.9 59.9 60.0 59.5 59.6 59.9

Employed

11,072 11,137 11,025 11,188 11,266 11,308 11,487 11,396 11,331 11,321 11,330 11,330 11,382

Employment-population ratio

56.8 57.0 56.3 57.0 57.3 57.4 58.2 58.0 57.5 57.4 57.3 57.2 57.3

Unemployed

560 552 582 501 501 550 515 572 466 518 432 480 503

Unemployment rate

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

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

Civilian labor force

1,190 1,299 1,220 1,276 1,298 1,367 1,310 1,318 1,252 1,257 1,172 1,149 1,310

Participation rate

30.3 33.0 30.9 32.3 32.8 34.5 33.0 33.3 31.6 31.7 29.5 28.9 32.9

Employed

1,054 1,080 1,058 1,082 1,145 1,154 1,107 1,117 1,031 1,058 989 975 1,126

Employment-population ratio

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

Unemployed

137 219 161 193 153 214 202 201 221 199 183 174 184

Unemployment rate

11.5 16.9 13.2 15.2 11.8 15.6 15.4 15.2 17.6 15.9 15.6 15.1 14.0


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 05, 2019