Source: La Alianza surveys, NDWA Labs
Released: March 10, 2023
The most recent Bureau of Labor Statistics Jobs Report shows the general unemployment rate increased slightly, and the number of jobs added was above market expectations . The unemployment rate for Latina women increased for the third consecutive month.
NDWA Labs’ February Report shows that the joblessness rate for domestic worker respondents edged down to 21%. However, it remains higher than during the second half of 2022, and it is more than twice the rate of 9% who reported having no jobs before COVID-19 .