January 1980

HOUSEHOLD DATA
ANNUAL AVERAGES
50. Employed persons by sex, age, race, and Hispanic origin
[In thousands]
Total

Hispanic origin2

White

Sex and age

Total, 16 years and over . .
16 to 19 years
16 to 17 years
18 to 19 years
20 to 24 years
25 years and over
25 to 54 years
55 years and over
Males, 16 years and over . .
16 to 19years
16 to 17 years
18 to 19 years
20 to 24 years
25 years and over
25 to 54 years
55 years and over
Females, 16 years and over
16 to 19 years
16 to 17 years
18 to 19 years
20 to 24 years
25 years and over
25 to 54 years
55 years and over

1

1978

1979

1978

1979

1978

1979

1978

1979

94,373

96,945

83,836

86,025

8,925

9,160

4,366

4,605

7,981
3,269
4,712
13,498
72,894
58,759
14,136

7,984
3,271
4,713
13,891
75,070
60,721
14,349

7,312
3,033
4,279
11,977
64,547
51,774
12,774

7,295
3,021
4,274
12,287
66,444
53,468
12,976

557
189
368
1,295
7,072
5,870
1,202

563
201
362
1,353
7,244
6,054
1,190

412
153
259
766
3 ,188
2 ,833
355

433
146
286
819
3,353
2,981
372

55,491

56,499

49,893

50,721

4,717

4,836

2 ,707

2,848

4,279
1,767
2,512
7,330
43,883
35,149
8,734

4,236
1,761
2,475
7,534
44,730
35,923
8,807

3,916
1,637
2,279
6,560
39,417
31,472
7,945

3,866
1,624
2,242
6,692
40,163
32,129
8,034

303
105
198
658
3,757
3,074
683

306
110
196
710
3,820
3,163
657

234
90
144
472
2 ,001
1,755
246

252
89
164
486
2,110
1,861 ^
249

38,882

40,446

33,943

35,304

4,207

4,324

1 ,659

1,757

3,702
1,502
2,200
6,168
29,011
23,609
5,402

3,748
1,510
2,238
6,358
30,340
24,798
5,542

3,396
1,396
2,000
5,418
25,130
20,302
4,828

3,428
1,396
2,032
5,595
26,281
21,339
4,942

254
84
170
638
3,317
2,797
520

257
91
166
643
3,425
2,891
533

178
63
115
294
1 ,187
1,079
109

180
58
123
333
1,244
1,120
124

3

See footnote 1, table 44.

See footnote 2, table 44.

51. Rates of unemployment by sex, age, race, and Hispanic origin
Hispanic origin2

Total
Sex and age

Total, 16 years and over . .
16 to 19 years
16 to 17 years
18 to 19 years
20 to 24 years
25 years and over
25 to 54 years
55 years and over
Males, 16 years and over . .
16 to 19 years
16 to 17 years
18 to 19 years
20 to 24 years
25 years and over
25 to 54 years
55 years and over
Females, 16 years and over
16 to 19 years
16 to 17 years
18 to 19 years
20 to 24 years
25 years and over
25 to 54 ye?.rs
55 years and over

1

See footnote 1, table 44.

196

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1978

1979

1978

1979

1978

1979

1978

1979

6.0

5.8

5.2

5.1

12.6

12.2

9.1

8.3

16.3
19.3
14.2
9.5
4.0
4.2
3.2

16.1
18.1
14.6
9.0
3.9
4.1
3.0

13.9
17.0
11.5
7.9
3.6
3.8
3.0

13.9
16.0
12.4
7.6
3.5
3.6
2.8

38 .6
43 .9
35 .5
21 .7
7 .5
8 .1
5 .0

36.5
40.2
34.3
20.4
7.6
8.2
5.0

20.6
28.6
15.1
10.8
6.9
7.1
5.3

19.1
26.3
14.8
10.3
6.1
6.2
5.8

5.2

5.1

4.5

4.4

11 .6

11.2

7.6

6.9

15.7
19.2
13.2
9.1
3.3
3.4
3.1

15.8
17.9
14.2
8.6
3.3
3.4
2.9

13.5
16.9
10.8
7.6
3.0
3.0
2.9

13.9
16.1
12.3
7.4
2.9
3.0
2.6

36 .5
42 .8
32 .7
20 .8
6 .7
7 .1
4 .9

34.0
37.6
31.8
18.4
7.1
7.4
5.3

19.5
27.2
13.8
9.3
5.6
5.6
5.0

17.4
23.4
13.8
9.0
5.0
5.0
5.0

7.2

6.8

6.2

5.9

13 .7

13.2

11.3

10.4

17.0
19.5
15.3
10.1
5.1
5.4
3.3

16.4
18.3
15.0
9.6
4.8
5.2
3.2

14.4
17.1
12.4
8.3
4.5
4.9
3.1

13.9
15.9
12.5
7.8
4.4
4.7
3.0

41 .0
45 .2
38 .6
22 .6
8 .5
9 .1
5 .1

39.2
42.9
36.9
22.4
8.3
8.9

22.0
30.3
16.6
13.1
9.0
9.3
6.9

21.3
30.5
16.1
12.2
8.0
8.0
7.6

7

See footnote 2. table 44.

4.5

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