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    Jan 1954    
 
 
    May 2020
Name May 2020 Apr 2020 May 2019 Units
White
Civilian noninstitutional population
201,154 201,082 200,658 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
122,552 120,795 126,042 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
60.9 60.1 62.8 %
Employed
107,761 104,083 122,269 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
53.6 51.8 60.9 %
Unemployed
14,792 16,713 3,773 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
12.1 13.8 3.0 %
Not in Labor Force
78,602 80,287 74,616 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
64,294 63,595 66,179 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
69.7 69.0 72.0 %
Employed
57,633 55,863 64,412 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
62.5 60.6 70.1 %
Unemployed
6,661 7,732 1,767 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
10.4 12.2 2.7 %
Women, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
54,129 53,581 55,457 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
55.9 55.4 57.5 %
Employed
47,194 45,735 53,957 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
48.8 47.3 55.9 %
Unemployed
6,935 7,846 1,500 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
12.8 14.6 2.7 %
Both sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian labor force
4,129 3,620 4,407 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
34.0 29.8 36.0 %
Employed
2,934 2,485 3,900 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
24.1 20.4 31.8 %
Unemployed
1,196 1,135 507 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
29.0 31.3 11.5 %
Black or African American
Civilian noninstitutional population
33,294 33,267 32,984 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
19,815 19,425 20,547 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
59.5 58.4 62.3 %
Employed
16,530 16,248 19,335 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
49.6 48.8 58.6 %
Unemployed
3,285 3,177 1,212 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
16.6 16.4 5.9 %
Not in Labor Force
13,479 13,841 12,437 Thous. of Persons
Men, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
8,979 8,856 9,444 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
64.0 63.2 68.2 %
Employed
7,606 7,431 8,887 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
54.2 53.0 64.2 %
Unemployed
1,373 1,425 557 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
15.3 16.1 5.9 %
Women, 20 years and over
Civilian labor force
10,065 9,997 10,446 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
59.7 59.4 62.7 %
Employed
8,439 8,413 9,949 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
50.1 50.0 59.7 %
Unemployed
1,627 1,584 497 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
16.2 15.8 4.8 %
Both sexes, 16 to 19 years
Civilian labor force
771 573 657 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
31.8 23.6 26.7 %
Employed
485 405 499 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
20.0 16.7 20.3 %
Unemployed
285 168 158 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
37.0 29.4 24.0 %
Asian
Civilian noninstitutional population
16,385 16,363 16,361 Thous. of Persons
Civilian labor force
9,932 9,893 10,290 Thous. of Persons
Participation rate
60.6 60.5 62.9 %
Employed
8,462 8,476 10,049 Thous. of Persons
Employment-Population Ratio
51.6 51.8 61.4 %
Unemployed
1,470 1,418 240 Thous. of Persons
Unemployment Rate
14.8 14.3 2.3 %
Not in Labor Force
6,453 6,470 6,072 Thous. of Persons
   

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