February 23, 2007

Hispanic Employment Gains

993,000

That’s the increase in overall employment for Hispanics between the second quarters of 2005 and 2006.

The overall employment increase for Hispanics between the second quarters of 2005 and 2006 was 993,00 with the vast majority of these jobs, 81%, going to foreign-born Latinos. This reflects a demographic trend driven by immigration — thre foreign-born Hispanic workforce is greater than the native-born Hispanic workforce. Read More