African-American Employment Rate

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employment rate would also reduce crime rates and keep people from going to prison. Reduced crime rates among African Americans would raise the chances of getting hired by the employers. This paper will look at the various aspects of unemployment such as a scope of African-American unemployment, the reasons of high unemployment rates, government’s effort to improve the employment rates and what African-Americans can do to raise their employment rate.

On average unemployment rates of African-Americans are significantly higher compared to whites. The current unemployment rate for whites is 3.9% whereas for African-Americans is 8.9%. African-American unemployment rate is nearly double that of whites. It stayed this way for the past six decades.
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