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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-15. Employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, sex, and age
[Numbers in thousands]
Employment status, race,
and Hispanic
or Latino ethnicity
Total Men, 20 years and
over
Women, 20 years and
over
Both sexes, 16 to 19
years
July
2021
July
2022
July
2021
July
2022
July
2021
July
2022
July
2021
July
2022

TOTAL

Civilian noninstitutional population

261,469 264,012 118,192 119,977 126,837 126,951 16,440 17,084

Civilian labor force

162,817 165,321 83,075 84,270 72,547 73,607 7,195 7,444

Participation rate

62.3 62.6 70.3 70.2 57.2 58.0 43.8 43.6

Employed

153,596 159,067 78,698 81,610 68,494 70,900 6,403 6,557

Employment-population ratio

58.7 60.2 66.6 68.0 54.0 55.8 38.9 38.4

Unemployed

9,221 6,255 4,376 2,660 4,053 2,708 792 887

Unemployment rate

5.7 3.8 5.3 3.2 5.6 3.7 11.0 11.9

Not in labor force

98,653 98,690 35,118 35,707 54,290 53,344 9,245 9,640

White

Civilian noninstitutional population

201,888 203,229 92,620 93,761 97,210 96,970 12,057 12,498

Civilian labor force

125,285 126,611 65,140 65,662 54,594 55,243 5,551 5,706

Participation rate

62.1 62.3 70.3 70.0 56.2 57.0 46.0 45.7

Employed

118,974 122,376 62,093 63,763 51,831 53,489 5,050 5,124

Employment-population ratio

58.9 60.2 67.0 68.0 53.3 55.2 41.9 41.0

Unemployed

6,311 4,235 3,048 1,899 2,763 1,754 501 582

Unemployment rate

5.0 3.3 4.7 2.9 5.1 3.2 9.0 10.2

Not in labor force

76,602 76,618 27,480 28,100 42,616 41,727 6,506 6,791

Black or African American

Civilian noninstitutional population

33,619 34,138 14,210 14,511 17,022 17,145 2,386 2,482

Civilian labor force

20,692 21,418 9,503 9,853 10,284 10,664 905 901

Participation rate

61.6 62.7 66.9 67.9 60.4 62.2 37.9 36.3

Employed

18,883 20,027 8,699 9,297 9,426 10,032 758 698

Employment-population ratio

56.2 58.7 61.2 64.1 55.4 58.5 31.8 28.1

Unemployed

1,809 1,391 804 556 858 632 147 203

Unemployment rate

8.7 6.5 8.5 5.6 8.3 5.9 16.3 22.6

Not in labor force

12,926 12,720 4,707 4,658 6,738 6,480 1,481 1,581

Asian

Civilian noninstitutional population

16,514 16,920 7,354 7,511 8,270 8,493 891 916

Civilian labor force

10,703 11,050 5,512 5,721 4,952 5,047 240 281

Participation rate

64.8 65.3 75.0 76.2 59.9 59.4 26.9 30.7

Employed

10,118 10,731 5,224 5,604 4,710 4,876 185 252

Employment-population ratio

61.3 63.4 71.0 74.6 57.0 57.4 20.7 27.5

Unemployed

585 319 288 118 242 171 55 30

Unemployment rate

5.5 2.9 5.2 2.1 4.9 3.4 23.0 10.6

Not in labor force

5,811 5,870 1,842 1,790 3,318 3,446 651 635

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

Civilian noninstitutional population

44,927 46,200 20,303 20,931 20,575 20,996 4,049 4,274

Civilian labor force

29,607 30,455 16,209 16,450 11,939 12,433 1,459 1,572

Participation rate

65.9 65.9 79.8 78.6 58.0 59.2 36.0 36.8

Employed

27,652 29,191 15,316 15,911 11,087 11,992 1,248 1,288

Employment-population ratio

61.5 63.2 75.4 76.0 53.9 57.1 30.8 30.1

Unemployed

1,955 1,265 893 540 851 441 211 284

Unemployment rate

6.6 4.2 5.5 3.3 7.1 3.5 14.5 18.1

Not in labor force

15,320 15,745 4,094 4,480 8,636 8,562 2,590 2,703

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 05, 2022