E.g., 08/04/2021
E.g., 08/04/2021

U.S. Unemployment Trends by Nativity, Gender, Industry & Education Before and During Pandemic

U.S. Unemployment amid Pandemic

As the United States went into lockdown beginning in March 2020 to contain the spread of the coronavirus, tens of millions of workers lost their jobs within weeks, particularly in sectors that require face-to-face interaction, such as restaurants, hotels, shops, and even health clinics. The effects have been felt differently by different groups, including immigrants. These interactive data tools, updated monthly, track trends in unemployment since January 2019 for U.S.-born and immigrant workers by gender, race/ethnicity, educational attainment, and industry.

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