World Economy

Blacks Jobless Figure High

Blacks Jobless Figure HighBlacks Jobless Figure High

Since the government started tracking unemployment data by race, the unemployment rate for black Americans has never been lower than that of white Americans, NewsNow reported. In fact, it has never been less than 66% higher — i.e. it’s never been close. In the newest jobs report, blacks are the only demographic group besides teenagers with an unemployment rate over 10%.