A more comprehensive look at employment: Employment-to-population ratios for select workers by race/ethnicity and gender, February 2020, April 2020, November 2022, and December 2022

characteristic February 2020 April 2020 November 2022 December 2022
White men 69.70% 60.50% 67.9% 68.30%
White women 56.60% 47.10% 55.1% 55.50%
Black men 63.80% 53.20% 64.6% 64.80%
Black women 60.80% 49.60% 58.6% 58.60%
Latinx men 78.40% 64.30% 75.5% 76.00%
Latinx women 59.10% 45.20% 57.6% 58.10%

 

Notes: Data are for workers ages 20 and older. Racial and ethnic categories are not mutually exclusive; white and Black data do not exclude Latinx workers of each race. Employment to population levels are labeled for February, April, and the trough in between.

Source: EPI analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Household Data Table A-2, and Table A-3.

View the underlying data on epi.org.