TABLE 1 Census 2000 Summary File 4 Data for Puerto Rico

Total employment by gender, occupational groups, subgroups and occupations (Hispanic or Latino and Non-Hispanic or Latino)
Puerto Rico
Number
Males

Percent
Male

Female

531,992

Females
398,873

Total

Total:

930,865

57.2

42.8

Management, professional, and related occupations:

117,045

138,372

255,417

45.8

54.2

Management, business, and financial operations occupations:

52,522

40,265

92,787

56.6

43.4

Occupational groups, subgroups and occupations

Management occupations:

34,311

20,792

55,103

62.3

37.7

Top executives

7,018

2,389

9,407

74.6

25.4

Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers

1,619

1,119

2,738

59.1

40.9

Financial managers

2,302

2,336

4,638

49.6

50.4

Operations specialties managers, except financial managers

2,907

1,574

4,481

64.9

35.1

Farmers and farm managers

3,170

129

3,299

96.1

3.9

Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers

17,295

13,245

30,540

56.6

43.4
51.7

Business and financial operations occupations:

18,211

19,473

37,684

48.3

Business operations specialists

6,370

6,731

13,101

48.6

51.4

Financial specialists:

11,841

12,742

24,583

48.2

51.8

Accountants and auditors

9,097

9,880

18,977

47.9

52.1

Other financial specialists

2,744

2,862

5,606

48.9

51.1

Professional and related occupations:

64,523

98,107

162,630

39.7

60.3

Computer and mathematical occupations:

4,475

2,275

6,750

66.3

33.7

Computer specialists

3,996

1,733

5,729

69.8

30.2

479

542

1,021

46.9

53.1

Architecture and engineering occupations:

12,053

2,050

14,103

85.5

14.5

Architects, surveyors, and cartographers

1,097

188

1,285

85.4

14.6

Engineers

6,770

1,259

8,029

84.3

15.7

Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians

4,186

603

4,789

87.4

12.6

Life, physical, and social science occupations:

3,740

3,338

7,078

52.8

47.2

Life and physical scientists

1,966

1,563

3,529

55.7

44.3

547

971

1,518

36.0

64.0

Life, physical, and social science technicians

1,227

804

2,031

60.4

39.6

Community and social services occupations:

3,883

9,266

13,149

29.5

70.5

Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists

2,543

9,008

11,551

22.0

78.0

Religious workers

1,340

258

1,598

83.9

16.1

Mathematical science occupations

Social scientists and related workers

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TABLE 1 Census 2000 Summary File 4 Data for Puerto Rico
Total employment by gender, occupational groups, subgroups and occupations (Hispanic or Latino and Non-Hispanic or Latino)
Puerto Rico
Number
Males

Percent

Legal occupations:

5,732

Females
3,271

Lawyers

4,909

2,407

7,316

67.1

32.9

285

237

522

54.6

45.4

Occupational groups, subgroups and occupations

Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers

Total

Male

Female

9,003

63.7

36.3

538

627

1,165

46.2

53.8

Education, training, and library occupations:

14,664

44,872

59,536

24.6

75.4

Postsecondary teachers

3,502

3,987

7,489

46.8

53.2

Teachers, primary, secondary, and special education:

8,574

33,481

42,055

20.4

79.6

Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school

6,102

26,946

33,048

18.5

81.5

Teachers, secondary school

2,299

5,555

7,854

29.3

70.7

Teachers, special education

173

980

1,153

15.0

85.0
77.0

Legal support workers

429

1,438

1,867

23.0

Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations

2,159

5,966

8,125

26.6

73.4

Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:

6,777

4,189

10,966

61.8

38.2

Art and design workers

2,008

1,656

3,664

54.8

45.2

Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers

1,828

577

2,405

76.0

24.0

Media and communications workers

2,941

1,956

4,897

60.1

39.9

Healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:

13,199

28,846

42,045

31.4

68.6

Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations:

10,030

21,371

31,401

31.9

68.1

Physicians and surgeons

5,355

2,594

7,949

67.4

32.6

Registered nurses

1,597

13,664

15,261

10.5

89.5
75.0

Librarians, curators, and archivists

623

1,868

2,491

25.0

Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations

2,455

3,245

5,700

43.1

56.9

Health technologists and technicians

3,169

7,475

10,644

29.8

70.2

Service occupations:

86,760

63,897

150,657

57.6

42.4

Healthcare support occupations:

1,891

8,746

10,637

17.8

82.2

Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides

869

4,035

4,904

17.7

82.3

Occupational and physical therapist assistants and aides

24

268

292

8.2

91.8

Other healthcare support occupations

998

4,443

5,441

18.3

81.7

Protective service occupations:

33,483

7,064

40,547

82.6

17.4

Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors

1,128

28

1,156

97.6

2.4

Law enforcement workers, including supervisors

15,987

3,572

19,559

81.7

18.3

Other protective service workers, including supervisors

16,368

3,464

19,832

82.5

17.5

Therapists

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TABLE 1 Census 2000 Summary File 4 Data for Puerto Rico
Total employment by gender, occupational groups, subgroups and occupations (Hispanic or Latino and Non-Hispanic or Latino)
Puerto Rico
Number
Males

Percent

Food preparation and serving related occupations:

16,886

Females
20,907

Cooks and food preparation workers

8,121

12,214

20,335

39.9

60.1

Waiters and waitresses

3,014

3,115

6,129

49.2

50.8

Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses

2,443

1,945

4,388

55.7

44.3

Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors

3,308

3,633

6,941

47.7

52.3

Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations

27,573

15,872

43,445

63.5

36.5

Personal care and service occupations:

6,927

11,308

18,235

38.0

62.0

Personal appearance workers

2,385

5,042

7,427

32.1

67.9

Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants

1,134

606

1,740

65.2

34.8

188

3,164

3,352

5.6

94.4

3,220

2,496

5,716

56.3

43.7

Sales and office occupations:

107,951

152,366

260,317

41.5

58.5

Sales and related occupations:

63,586

54,787

118,373

53.7

46.3

Occupational groups, subgroups and occupations

Child care workers
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers

Total

Male

37,793

44.7

Female
55.3

Cashiers

8,671

22,606

31,277

27.7

72.3

Retail sales workers, except cashiers

15,292

13,242

28,534

53.6

46.4

Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing

15,357

7,127

22,484

68.3

31.7

Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors

24,266

11,812

36,078

67.3

32.7

Office and administrative support occupations:

44,365

97,579

141,944

31.3

68.7

461

773

1,234

37.4

62.6

Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks

2,647

4,664

7,311

36.2

63.8

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks

1,392

2,592

3,984

34.9

65.1

Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives

4,558

10,270

14,828

30.7

69.3

Communications equipment operators

Customer service representatives

2,760

3,672

6,432

42.9

57.1

Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers

14,579

2,718

17,297

84.3

15.7

Secretaries and administrative assistants

1,703

48,304

50,007

3.4

96.6

Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors

16,265

24,586

40,851

39.8

60.2

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations:

9,477

894

10,371

91.4

8.6

Agricultural workers, including supervisors

8,994

873

9,867

91.2

8.8

Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations

483

21

504

95.8

4.2

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TABLE 1 Census 2000 Summary File 4 Data for Puerto Rico
Total employment by gender, occupational groups, subgroups and occupations (Hispanic or Latino and Non-Hispanic or Latino)
Puerto Rico
Number
Males

Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:

110,084

Females
2,692

Construction and extraction occupations:

68,888

1,417

Occupational groups, subgroups and occupations

Percent
Total

Male

112,776

97.6

Female
2.4

70,305

98.0

2.0

Supervisors, construction and extraction workers

5,373

206

5,579

96.3

3.7

Carpenters

11,568

117

11,685

99.0

1.0

Construction laborers

17,255

350

17,605

98.0

2.0

Electricians

4,236

78

4,314

98.2

1.8

Painters and paperhangers

2,942

88

3,030

97.1

2.9

Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters

2,448

33

2,481

98.7

1.3

Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construc

16,914

264

17,178

98.5

1.5

Other construction workers and helpers

7,975

259

8,234

96.9

3.1

177

22

199

88.9

11.1

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations:

41,196

1,275

42,471

97.0

3.0

Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers

17,942

141

18,083

99.2

0.8

Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, includ

23,254

1,134

24,388

95.4

4.6

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations:

100,675

40,652

141,327

71.2

28.8

Production occupations:

53,478

36,591

90,069

59.4

40.6

Assemblers and fabricators

4,520

4,557

9,077

49.8

50.2

Food processing workers

3,699

1,308

5,007

73.9

26.1

Metal workers and plastic workers

8,391

2,466

10,857

77.3

22.7

Printing workers

1,361

290

1,651

82.4

17.6

Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers

4,213

11,171

15,384

27.4

72.6

Woodworkers

1,785

55

1,840

97.0

3.0

Plant and system operators

1,791

151

1,942

92.2

7.8

Other production occupations, including supervisors

27,718

16,593

44,311

62.6

37.4

Transportation and material moving occupations:

47,197

4,061

51,258

92.1

7.9

Supervisors, transportation, and material moving workers

1,457

278

1,735

84.0

16.0

Extraction workers

Aircraft and traffic control occupations

356

29

385

92.5

7.5

Rail and water transportation workers

451

10

461

97.8

2.2

Bus drivers

1,806

240

2,046

88.3

11.7

Driver/sales workers and truck drivers

18,844

478

19,322

97.5

2.5

Motor vehicle operators, except bus and truck drivers

5,210

199

5,409

96.3

3.7

4

TABLE 1 Census 2000 Summary File 4 Data for Puerto Rico
Total employment by gender, occupational groups, subgroups and occupations (Hispanic or Latino and Non-Hispanic or Latino)
Puerto Rico
Number
Males

Occupational groups, subgroups and occupations

Percent

Other transportation occupations

2,582

Females
331

Material moving workers:

16,491

2,496

18,987

86.9

13.1

Laborers and material movers, hand

12,496

2,384

14,880

84.0

16.0

Other material moving workers, except laborers

3,995

112

4,107

97.3

2.7

5

Total

Male

2,913

88.6

Female
11.4