Estimated unemployment rates remain high for workers of color.
Estimated unemployment rates by race and ethnicity. Massachusetts.
Estimates should be interpreted with caution due to small sample size. Unemployment rates for each group are developed by applying the ratio of unemployment rates between each group and the total population using 6 months of Basic Monthly Current Population Survey data to the official quarterly statewide unemployment rate published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Based off methodology developed by the Economic Policy Institute. Data updated in March 2022.