Demographic Data

The following information is designed to provide labor market information to assist employers in evaluating the utilization of women and minorities in their work forces and in establishing goals to improve such utilization.

Employment Status by Race for Arkansas, 2016



These tables contain labor force, employment, and unemployment data for calendar year 2016 for the designated area. The Table for the State of Arkansas is listed first, Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) are next, followed by counties in alphabetical order. Users without Microsoft Office may wish to download the free Excel Viewer.

Unemployment Rates for Minority and Youth in Arkansas

Labor Force Characteristics by Race and Ethnicity, 2017 (BLS Reports)


Detailed Occupational Statistics by Sex and Race/Ethnicity for the Labor Force (Census Bureau Website-American FactFinder)


Arkansas Population by Sex and Race