Labor force status flows by sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Labor force flows Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
Feb. to Mar.
2013
Jan. to Feb.
2014
Feb. to Mar.
2014
Feb. to Mar.
2013
Oct. to Nov.
2013
Nov. to Dec.
2013
Dec. to Jan.
2014
Jan. to Feb.
2014
Feb. to Mar.
2014

TOTAL

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

142,698 144,134 145,090 143,393 144,443 144,586 145,224 145,266 145,742

Employed to employed

136,902 138,101 138,883 137,393 138,564 138,681 138,619 139,093 139,287

Unemployed to employed

2,197 2,212 2,316 2,161 2,135 2,212 2,176 2,195 2,275

Not in labor force to employed

3,558 3,731 3,820 3,792 3,688 3,624 4,371 3,882 4,101

Other inflows to employed(2)

41 90 72 47 56 69 57 96 78

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

11,815 10,893 10,537 11,706 10,841 10,351 10,236 10,459 10,486

Employed to unemployed

1,696 1,838 1,691 1,872 1,564 1,717 1,910 2,028 1,916

Unemployed to unemployed

7,542 6,491 6,226 7,163 6,608 6,105 5,742 5,895 5,867

Not in labor force to unemployed

2,556 2,554 2,610 2,649 2,662 2,509 2,571 2,524 2,692

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

20 11 10 22 8 19 13 12 11

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

90,483 92,058 91,630 89,896 91,283 91,808 91,455 91,361 91,030

Employed to not in labor force

3,606 3,563 3,536 4,175 3,333 4,020 4,029 4,078 4,038

Unemployed to not in labor force

2,758 2,150 2,350 2,721 2,395 2,523 2,431 2,145 2,315

Not in labor force to not in labor force

83,796 86,057 85,435 82,685 85,214 84,958 84,672 84,856 84,375

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

323 288 309 314 341 308 323 281 302

MEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

75,521 75,687 76,718 76,300 76,560 76,723 77,060 76,808 77,416

Employed to employed

72,550 72,797 73,267 73,374 73,627 73,775 73,828 73,902 74,007

Unemployed to employed

1,377 1,237 1,531 1,252 1,189 1,264 1,236 1,196 1,376

Not in labor force to employed

1,577 1,621 1,879 1,654 1,713 1,643 1,941 1,674 1,990

Other inflows to employed(2)

16 32 40 20 32 41 54 36 44

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

6,611 6,267 5,868 6,275 5,993 5,599 5,602 5,789 5,636

Employed to unemployed

1,023 1,153 1,030 1,060 842 957 1,152 1,216 1,110

Unemployed to unemployed

4,359 3,858 3,530 3,990 3,831 3,475 3,199 3,359 3,235

Not in labor force to unemployed

1,224 1,248 1,302 1,219 1,318 1,165 1,242 1,205 1,285

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

6 8 6 6 2 2 10 8 6

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

36,071 37,352 36,809 35,629 36,458 36,780 36,556 36,709 36,343

Employed to not in labor force

1,573 1,688 1,376 1,866 1,531 1,814 1,729 1,927 1,677

Unemployed to not in labor force

1,283 1,056 1,205 1,269 1,151 1,254 1,163 1,046 1,177

Not in labor force to not in labor force

33,045 34,453 34,079 32,329 33,609 33,558 33,506 33,586 33,343

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

169 154 149 164 167 154 157 150 144

WOMEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

67,176 68,446 68,373 67,093 67,882 67,862 68,163 68,458 68,325

Employed to employed

64,351 65,304 65,615 64,019 64,937 64,906 64,791 65,191 65,280

Unemployed to employed

820 975 785 909 946 948 940 999 899

Not in labor force to employed

1,980 2,110 1,941 2,138 1,976 1,980 2,430 2,208 2,112

Other inflows to employed(2)

25 58 32 27 24 28 3 60 34

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

5,203 4,626 4,669 5,431 4,848 4,752 4,634 4,670 4,850

Employed to unemployed

674 685 661 812 721 760 758 811 807

Unemployed to unemployed

3,183 2,632 2,696 3,173 2,777 2,631 2,543 2,535 2,632

Not in labor force to unemployed

1,332 1,306 1,308 1,430 1,344 1,344 1,330 1,319 1,407

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

14 4 4 16 5 17 3 4 5

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

54,412 54,707 54,822 54,267 54,825 55,028 54,899 54,652 54,688

Employed to not in labor force

2,033 1,875 2,160 2,309 1,803 2,206 2,300 2,151 2,361

Unemployed to not in labor force

1,475 1,094 1,145 1,452 1,244 1,268 1,268 1,099 1,138

Not in labor force to not in labor force

50,750 51,604 51,357 50,356 51,605 51,400 51,165 51,271 51,031

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

153 134 160 150 173 154 166 132 157

Footnotes
(1) Total shown for measure in the second month.
(2) Includes persons just turning 16 and adjustments to estimated population totals.

NOTE: Data may not sum to totals due to rounding.
SOURCE: Research series from the Current Population Survey, Bureau of Labor Statistics.

 

Last Modified Date: April 04, 2014