The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission


Occupational Employment in Private Industry by Race/Ethnic Group/Sex, United States, 1999

ALL INDUSTRIES (193284 UNITS)

Race / Ethnic Group / Sex Total Employment Officials & Managers Professionals Technicians Sales Workers Office & Clerical Workers Craft Workers Operatives Laborers Service Workers
ALL EMPLOYEES 43128920 4545862 6785176 2626624 5262408 6213908 3448333 5986199 3396846 4863564
Male 22793019 3037959 3322153 1434297 2280028 1206580 3008970 4211538 2200701 2090793
Female 20335901 1507903 3463023 1192327 2982380 5007328 439363 1774661 1196145 2772771
WHITE 30888521 3923601 5548147 2005285 3884128 4397304 2700827 3946339 1820452 2662438
Male 16567766 2661002 2751893 1119701 1736841 805583 2390419 2857356 1177301 1067670
Female 14320755 1262599 2796254 885584 2147287 3591721 310408 1088983 643151 1594768
MINORITY 12240399 622261 1237029 621339 1378280 1816604 747506 2039860 1576394 2201126
Male 6225253 376957 570260 314596 543187 400997 618551 1354182 1023400 1023123
Female 6015146 245304 666769 306743 835093 1415607 128955 685678 552994 1178003
BLACK 6057692 281976 450379 298732 729191 1039643 338017 1039973 689788 1189993
Male 2764375 153320 159235 122848 263840 198463 271378 669306 439005 486980
Female 3293317 128656 291144 175884 465351 841180 66639 370667 250783 703013
HISPANIC 4167440 190452 237459 163685 460581 524406 307846 741826 747489 793696
Male 2410087 125413 118510 98699 198901 130125 267317 531616 504003 435503
Female 1757353 65039 118949 64986 261680 394281 40529 210210 243486 358193
ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER 1765663 132322 522867 143499 153411 218338 78039 219239 113808 184140
Male 916875 86859 279033 84423 66970 64049 59281 126543 63753 85964
Female 848788 45463 243834 59076 86441 154289 18758 92696 50055 98176
AMIND/ALASKAN NATIVE 249604 17511 26324 15423 35097 34217 23604 38822 25309 33297
Male 133916 11365 13482 8626 13476 8360 20575 26717 16639 14676
Female 115688 6146 12842 6797 21621 25857 3029 12105 8670 18621
PARTICIPATION RATE
ALL EMPLOYEES 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
Male 52.8 66.8 49 54.6 43.3 19.4 87.3 70.4 64.8 43
Female 47.2 33.2 51 45.4 56.7 80.6 12.7 29.6 35.2 57
WHITE 71.6 86.3 81.8 76.3 73.8 70.8 78.3 65.9 53.6 54.7
Male 38.4 58.5 40.6 42.6 33 13 69.3 47.7 34.7 22
Female 33.2 27.8 41.2 33.7 40.8 57.8 9 18.2 18.9 32.8
MINORITY 28.4 13.7 18.2 23.7 26.2 29.2 21.7 34.1 46.4 45.3
Male 14.4 8.3 8.4 12 10.3 6.5 17.9 22.6 30.1 21
Female 13.9 5.4 9.8 11.7 15.9 22.8 3.7 11.5 16.3 24.2
BLACK 14 6.2 6.6 11.4 13.9 16.7 9.8 17.4 20.3 24.5
Male 6.4 3.4 2.3 4.7 5 3.2 7.9 11.2 12.9 10
Female 7.6 2.8 4.3 6.7 8.8 13.5 1.9 6.2 7.4 14.5
HISPANIC 9.7 4.2 3.5 6.2 8.8 8.4 8.9 12.4 22 16.3
Male 5.6 2.8 1.7 3.8 3.8 2.1 7.8 8.9 14.8 9
Female 4.1 1.4 1.8 2.5 5 6.3 1.2 3.5 7.2 7.4
ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER 4.1 2.9 7.7 5.5 2.9 3.5 2.3 3.7 3.4 3.8
Male 2.1 1.9 4.1 3.2 1.3 1 1.7 2.1 1.9 1.8
Female 2 1 3.6 2.2 1.6 2.5 0.5 1.5 1.5 2
AMIND/ALASKAN NATIVE 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.7
Male 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.3
Female 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.4
OCCUPATIONAL DISTRIBUTION
ALL EMPLOYEES 100 10.5 15.7 6.1 12.2 14.4 8 13.9 7.9 11.3
Male 100 13.3 14.6 6.3 10 5.3 13.2 18.5 9.7 9.2
Female 100 7.4 17 5.9 14.7 24.6 2.2 8.7 5.9 13.6
WHITE 100 12.7 18 6.5 12.6 14.2 8.7 12.8 5.9 8.6
Male 100 16.1 16.6 6.8 10.5 4.9 14.4 17.2 7.1 6.4
Female 100 8.8 19.5 6.2 15 25.1 2.2 7.6 4.5 11.1
MINORITY 100 5.1 10.1 5.1 11.3 14.8 6.1 16.7 12.9 18
Male 100 6.1 9.2 5.1 8.7 6.4 9.9 21.8 16.4 16.4
Female 100 4.1 11.1 5.1 13.9 23.5 2.1 11.4 9.2 19.6
BLACK 100 4.7 7.4 4.9 12 17.2 5.6 17.2 11.4 19.6
Male 100 5.5 5.8 4.4 9.5 7.2 9.8 24.2 15.9 17.6
Female 100 3.9 8.8 5.3 14.1 25.5 2 11.3 7.6 21.3
HISPANIC 100 4.6 5.7 3.9 11.1 12.6 7.4 17.8 17.9 19
Male 100 5.2 4.9 4.1 8.3 5.4 11.1 22.1 20.9 18.1
Female 100 3.7 6.8 3.7 14.9 22.4 2.3 12 13.9 20.4
ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER 100 7.5 29.6 8.1 8.7 12.4 4.4 12.4 6.4 10.4
Male 100 9.5 30.4 9.2 7.3 7 6.5 13.8 7 9.4
Female 100 5.4 28.7 7 10.2 18.2 2.2 10.9 5.9 11.6
AMIND/ALASKAN NATIVE 100 7 10.5 6.2 14.1 13.7 9.5 15.6 10.1 13.3
Male 100 8.5 10.1 6.4 10.1 6.2 15.4 20 12.4 11
Female 100 5.3 11.1 5.9 18.7 22.4 2.6 10.5 7.5 16.1

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