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Table 2. Employment status of the foreign-born and native-born populations 16 years and over by presence and age of youngest child and sex, 2009-10 annual averages

Table 2. Employment status of the foreign-born and native-born populations 16 years and over by presence and age of
youngest child and sex, 2009-10 annual averages

(Numbers in thousands)
                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                     
                                                              2009                                2010               
               Characteristic                                                                                        
                                                                                                                     
                                                 Total        Men        Women       Total        Men        Women   
                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                     
                FOREIGN BORN                                                                                         
                                                                                                                     
         With own children under 18                                                                                  
                                                                                                                     
Civilian noninstitutional population.........    13,723       6,585       7,138      14,385       6,896       7,490  
 Civilian labor force........................    10,577       6,209       4,368      11,032       6,480       4,552  
   Participation rate........................      77.1        94.3        61.2        76.7        94.0        60.8  
  Employed...................................     9,573       5,645       3,928      10,008       5,913       4,095  
   Employment-population ratio...............      69.8        85.7        55.0        69.6        85.7        54.7  
  Unemployed.................................     1,003         563         440       1,025         568         457  
   Unemployment rate.........................       9.5         9.1        10.1         9.3         8.8        10.0  
                                                                                                                     
   With own children 6 to 17, none younger                                                                           
                                                                                                                     
Civilian noninstitutional population.........     7,180       3,395       3,785       7,338       3,423       3,915  
 Civilian labor force........................     5,834       3,176       2,658       5,908       3,184       2,725  
   Participation rate........................      81.2        93.5        70.2        80.5        93.0        69.6  
  Employed...................................     5,292       2,876       2,416       5,373       2,903       2,470  
   Employment-population ratio...............      73.7        84.7        63.8        73.2        84.8        63.1  
  Unemployed.................................       542         299         242         536         281         255  
   Unemployment rate.........................       9.3         9.4         9.1         9.1         8.8         9.4  
                                                                                                                     
          With own children under 6                                                                                  
                                                                                                                     
Civilian noninstitutional population.........     6,543       3,190       3,353       7,047       3,473       3,574  
 Civilian labor force........................     4,743       3,033       1,710       5,124       3,296       1,827  
   Participation rate........................      72.5        95.1        51.0        72.7        94.9        51.1  
  Employed...................................     4,281       2,769       1,512       4,635       3,010       1,625  
   Employment-population ratio...............      65.4        86.8        45.1        65.8        86.7        45.5  
  Unemployed.................................       461         264         198         489         287         202  
   Unemployment rate.........................       9.7         8.7        11.6         9.5         8.7        11.1  
                                                                                                                     
          With own children under 3                                                                                  
                                                                                                                     
Civilian noninstitutional population.........     3,758       1,852       1,907       4,074       2,022       2,053  
 Civilian labor force........................     2,632       1,758         874       2,871       1,916         955  
   Participation rate........................      70.0        95.0        45.8        70.5        94.8        46.5  
  Employed...................................     2,379       1,612         767       2,585       1,748         837  
   Employment-population ratio...............      63.3        87.0        40.2        63.4        86.4        40.8  
  Unemployed.................................       253         146         107         286         168         118  
   Unemployment rate.........................       9.6         8.3        12.2        10.0         8.8        12.3  
                                                                                                                     
        With no own children under 18                                                                                
                                                                                                                     
Civilian noninstitutional population.........    21,493      11,043      10,450      21,484      11,040      10,444  
 Civilian labor force........................    13,349       7,982       5,367      13,323       7,895       5,429  
   Participation rate........................      62.1        72.3        51.4        62.0        71.5        52.0  
  Employed...................................    12,035       7,119       4,916      11,961       7,033       4,928  
   Employment-population ratio...............      56.0        64.5        47.0        55.7        63.7        47.2  
  Unemployed.................................     1,314         862         452       1,362         862         501  
   Unemployment rate.........................       9.8        10.8         8.4        10.2        10.9         9.2  
                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                     
                 NATIVE BORN                                                                                         
                                                                                                                     
         With own children under 18                                                                                  
                                                                                                                     
Civilian noninstitutional population.........    50,974      22,132      28,841      51,801      22,530      29,270  
 Civilian labor force........................    42,050      20,720      21,330      42,459      21,018      21,441  
   Participation rate........................      82.5        93.6        74.0        82.0        93.3        73.2  
  Employed...................................    38,934      19,291      19,642      38,981      19,430      19,551  
   Employment-population ratio...............      76.4        87.2        68.1        75.3        86.2        66.8  
  Unemployed.................................     3,116       1,429       1,687       3,478       1,588       1,890  
   Unemployment rate.........................       7.4         6.9         7.9         8.2         7.6         8.8  
                                                                                                                     
   With own children 6 to 17, none younger                                                                           
                                                                                                                     
Civilian noninstitutional population.........    28,548      12,527      16,021      28,468      12,426      16,042  
 Civilian labor force........................    24,244      11,589      12,655      24,033      11,503      12,530  
   Participation rate........................      84.9        92.5        79.0        84.4        92.6        78.1  
  Employed...................................    22,653      10,847      11,806      22,337      10,735      11,601  
   Employment-population ratio...............      79.4        86.6        73.7        78.5        86.4        72.3  
  Unemployed.................................     1,591         743         848       1,697         768         929  
   Unemployment rate.........................       6.6         6.4         6.7         7.1         6.7         7.4  
                                                                                                                     
          With own children under 6                                                                                  
                                                                                                                     
Civilian noninstitutional population.........    22,426       9,606      12,820      23,333      10,104      13,229  
 Civilian labor force........................    17,806       9,131       8,675      18,426       9,515       8,911  
   Participation rate........................      79.4        95.1        67.7        79.0        94.2        67.4  
  Employed...................................    16,281       8,445       7,836      16,644       8,695       7,949  
   Employment-population ratio...............      72.6        87.9        61.1        71.3        86.1        60.1  
  Unemployed.................................     1,525         686         839       1,781         820         961  
   Unemployment rate.........................       8.6         7.5         9.7         9.7         8.6        10.8  
                                                                                                                     
          With own children under 3                                                                                  
                                                                                                                     
Civilian noninstitutional population.........    13,293       5,723       7,570      13,859       6,006       7,853  
 Civilian labor force........................    10,350       5,438       4,913      10,725       5,658       5,067  
   Participation rate........................      77.9        95.0        64.9        77.4        94.2        64.5  
  Employed...................................     9,442       5,018       4,424       9,638       5,146       4,492  
   Employment-population ratio...............      71.0        87.7        58.4        69.5        85.7        57.2  
  Unemployed.................................       908         420         488       1,087         511         575  
   Unemployment rate.........................       8.8         7.7         9.9        10.1         9.0        11.4  
                                                                                                                     
        With no own children under 18                                                                                
                                                                                                                     
Civilian noninstitutional population.........   149,611      74,375      75,236     150,159      74,708      75,452  
 Civilian labor force........................    88,167      47,213      40,954      87,074      46,591      40,483  
   Participation rate........................      58.9        63.5        54.4        58.0        62.4        53.7  
  Employed...................................    79,335      41,614      37,722      78,115      40,983      37,131  
   Employment-population ratio...............      53.0        56.0        50.1        52.0        54.9        49.2  
  Unemployed.................................     8,831       5,599       3,232       8,960       5,608       3,352  
   Unemployment rate.........................      10.0        11.9         7.9        10.3        12.0         8.3  

   NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. See the Technical Note
for further information.



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