Black workers are twice as likely to be unemployed as white workers at almost every education level: Unemployment rates by race and education, 2019
|Less than high school||15.4%||8.4%|
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Notes: Estimates are based on a 12-month average (July 2018–June 2019). “Black” includes blacks of Hispanic ethnicity. Whites are non-Hispanic.
Source: Authors’ analysis of Current Population Survey basic monthly microdata from the U.S. Census Bureau