Yesterday we introduced you to the most unemployed person in America. We identified him using simple data from the BLS.
Now meet the most employed person.
Firstly, it’s a woman: 8.9% unemployment rate.
Secondly, she’s white: 8.9% unemployment rate.
Thirdly, she’s got a college education: 5.1% unemployment rate.
Put it all together and you’ve got a thin college-educated white female professional in Bismark, N.D.
White women over 20: 7.6% unemployed
Asians (not seasonally adjusted): 7.6% unemployed
White men over 20: 9.2% unemployed
Black women over 20: 13.1% unemployed
Black men over 20: 16.7% unemployed
Whites age 16-19: 20.9% unemployed
Blacks age 16-19: 46.5% unemployed
Note: Professionals includes a wide range of occupations from lawyer to health technician to teacher.
Professional and related occupation workers: 4.1% unemployed
Management, business and financial workers: 5.5% unemployed
Installation, maintenance and repair workers: 8.6% unemployed
Sales and related occupations: 8.8% unemployed
Office and administrative support occupations: 8.8% unemployed
Service occupations: 10.2% unemployed
Transportation and moving materials: 11.3% unemployed
Production occupations: 12.2% unemployed
Farming, fishing and forestry workers: 16.9% unemployed
Construction and extraction workers: 19.0% unemployed
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