Underemployment rates for young workers are highest for Black and AAPI men : Unemployment and underemployment rates in the spring of 2020, by gender and race/ethnicity

Group Unemployment Underemployment
White men 19.2% 28.2%
White women 23.1% 32.9%
Black men 28.8% 44.4%
Black women 30.3% 39.9%
Hispanic men 26.0% 39.4%
Hispanic women 29.1% 40.9%
AAPI men 34.3% 46.3%
AAPI women 25.9% 33.7%

Notes: Unemployment and underemployment rates are compared using a pooled average of April, May, and June data in 2020. Racial and ethnic categories are mutually exclusive. Hispanic refers to Hispanic/Latinx of any race while white, Black, and AAPI refers to non-Hispanic whites, non-Hispanic Blacks, and non-Hispanic Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders, respectively.

Source: Economic Policy Institute Current Population Survey Extracts, Version 1.0.9 (2020), https://microdata.epi.org.

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