Table 3-7
Unemployment rate of individuals in S&E occupations, by sex, race/ethnicity, and visa status: 1993 and 2003
(Percent)
 
Sex/race/ethnicity 1993 2003
All with S&E occupations
2.6 3.9
Male
2.7 3.7
Female
2.1 4.2
White
2.4 3.4
Asian/Pacific Islander
4.0 6.0
Black
2.8 5.3
Hispanic
3.5 2.7
Temporary residents
4.8 2.1
 

NOTE: 2003 data includes some individuals with multiple races in each category.

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, Division of Science Resources Statistics, SESTAT (1993) and preliminary estimates (2003), http://sestat.nsf.gov. See appendix table 3-10.

 
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