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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-36. Unemployed persons by age, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, marital status, and duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Age, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and marital status November 2022
Unemployed Weeks of unemployment
Total Less
than
5 weeks
5 to 14
weeks
15 weeks and over Average
(mean)
duration
Median
duration
Total 15 to 26
weeks
27 weeks
and over

AGE AND SEX

Total, 16 years and over

5,523 2,051 1,562 1,910 716 1,194 22.0 8.7

16 to 19 years

675 307 224 144 85 58 11.0 5.4

20 to 24 years

901 328 327 246 91 155 16.2 8.3

25 to 34 years

1,377 479 368 530 212 318 21.6 10.0

35 to 44 years

887 333 223 331 121 210 24.7 9.5

45 to 54 years

795 251 242 303 104 199 25.9 9.7

55 to 64 years

543 224 109 211 53 158 33.0 8.3

65 years and over

345 130 70 145 50 94 27.7 9.3

Men, 16 years and over

2,986 1,135 801 1,051 359 692 23.3 8.8

16 to 19 years

388 174 133 82 40 42 11.8 5.4

20 to 24 years

520 197 158 164 64 100 18.1 10.3

25 to 34 years

712 257 183 272 103 169 22.5 10.0

35 to 44 years

431 160 96 174 45 129 27.7 9.6

45 to 54 years

411 128 113 170 56 113 27.5 10.8

55 to 64 years

325 132 72 121 26 95 34.1 8.1

65 years and over

199 86 45 67 24 43 26.8 7.3

Women, 16 years and over

2,537 916 761 859 357 502 20.5 8.6

16 to 19 years

287 133 91 62 46 16 9.9 5.3

20 to 24 years

380 130 168 82 27 55 13.5 7.2

25 to 34 years

666 223 185 258 108 149 20.6 10.1

35 to 44 years

455 172 127 157 76 81 21.8 9.3

45 to 54 years

385 123 128 133 47 86 24.1 9.1

55 to 64 years

218 92 36 90 28 63 31.2 8.7

65 years and over

146 44 24 77 26 51 28.9 20.0

RACE AND HISPANIC OR LATINO ETHNICITY

White, 16 years and over

3,741 1,527 1,041 1,172 442 730 21.1 7.6

Men

2,073 856 548 669 239 430 22.9 7.7

Women

1,668 671 494 503 203 300 19.0 7.4

Black or African American, 16 years and over

1,151 312 325 514 206 308 24.2 12.6

Men

571 169 149 254 78 176 25.7 12.5

Women

580 143 177 260 128 132 22.7 12.6

Asian, 16 years and over

282 80 120 82 22 60 20.1 8.8

Men

161 37 76 49 18 31 16.5 9.4

Women

120 43 44 33 4 29 25.0 7.9

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, 16 years and over

1,139 542 273 325 111 213 19.8 5.9

Men

659 320 163 176 62 114 18.6 5.1

Women

480 222 110 148 49 99 21.5 7.2

MARITAL STATUS

Men, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present(1)

855 380 203 273 78 195 24.2 7.4

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

327 120 77 130 45 85 28.2 9.2

Never married

1,803 635 521 648 236 412 22.0 9.4

Women, 16 years and over

Married, spouse present(1)

669 251 186 232 103 129 20.0 8.4

Widowed, divorced, or separated(2)

452 152 107 194 78 116 27.2 10.4

Never married

1,415 513 469 433 176 257 18.5 8.3

Footnotes
(1) Beginning with data for January 2020, refers to persons in both opposite-sex and same-sex married couples. Prior to January 2020, referred to persons in opposite-sex married couples only.
(2) Separated includes persons who are married, spouse absent.

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: December 02, 2022