Unemployment rate, North Carolina compared with U.S., by race and ethnicity, 4th quarter 2012

North Carolina United States
All 9.2% 7.8%
White 6.7% 6.3%
Black 17.3% 14.0%
Hispanic 7.4% 9.8%

Note: Races and ethnicities are presented in mutually exclusive categories, i.e., white refers to non-Hispanic whites, black refers to non-Hispanic blacks, and Hispanic refers to Hispanics of any race.

Source: Authors' analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics Local Area Unemployment Statistics and basic monthly Current Population Survey microdata

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