Labor force status flows by sex [Numbers in thousands]
Labor force flows Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
July to Aug.
2015
June to July
2016
July to Aug.
2016
July to Aug.
2015
Mar. to Apr.
2016
Apr. to May
2016
May to June
2016
June to July
2016
July to Aug.
2016

TOTAL

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

149,228 152,437 151,804 149,043 151,004 151,030 151,097 151,517 151,614

Employed to employed

142,545 145,816 145,644 142,422 145,061 144,905 144,977 145,037 145,439

Unemployed to employed

2,218 1,922 1,949 2,071 1,770 1,915 1,794 1,920 1,832

Not in labor force to employed

4,308 4,658 4,094 4,399 4,055 4,108 4,267 4,526 4,234

Other inflows to employed(2)

157 41 117 151 118 102 59 34 109

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

8,162 8,267 7,996 8,018 7,920 7,436 7,783 7,770 7,849

Employed to unemployed

1,729 1,787 1,763 1,702 1,708 1,692 1,802 1,689 1,723

Unemployed to unemployed

4,324 4,339 4,308 4,157 4,224 3,906 3,900 4,142 4,170

Not in labor force to unemployed

2,099 2,120 1,912 2,148 1,972 1,825 2,065 1,923 1,943

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

10 21 14 10 17 13 15 17 13

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

93,706 92,916 94,054 94,035 94,044 94,708 94,517 94,333 94,391

Employed to not in labor force

5,423 4,291 5,006 4,717 4,526 4,382 4,221 4,240 4,330

Unemployed to not in labor force

2,261 1,877 2,009 2,019 1,970 2,098 1,740 1,714 1,767

Not in labor force to not in labor force

85,748 86,239 86,712 87,019 87,259 87,914 88,176 87,802 87,958

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

274 508 327 280 290 314 380 578 336

MEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

79,898 81,823 81,365 79,211 80,419 80,369 80,596 80,548 80,674

Employed to employed

77,020 78,733 78,627 76,143 77,556 77,400 77,538 77,597 77,695

Unemployed to employed

1,109 1,003 883 1,131 936 1,059 1,026 1,023 939

Not in labor force to employed

1,681 2,069 1,789 1,851 1,863 1,868 2,002 1,913 1,980

Other inflows to employed(2)

88 18 66 85 64 42 30 14 60

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

4,098 4,308 4,052 4,276 4,222 3,963 4,169 4,278 4,232

Employed to unemployed

925 943 866 951 963 959 1,028 1,012 916

Unemployed to unemployed

2,260 2,393 2,313 2,338 2,354 2,186 2,118 2,327 2,361

Not in labor force to unemployed

908 965 866 982 900 811 1,016 935 948

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

5 6 7 5 5 6 8 5 7

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

37,253 36,409 37,240 37,763 37,572 37,984 37,662 37,713 37,750

Employed to not in labor force

2,477 1,794 2,315 2,075 2,009 2,044 1,784 1,921 1,923

Unemployed to not in labor force

1,025 877 1,111 904 931 976 818 816 977

Not in labor force to not in labor force

33,627 33,497 33,660 34,656 34,491 34,800 34,870 34,696 34,692

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

124 242 153 128 141 163 190 279 159

WOMEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

69,329 70,615 70,439 69,833 70,586 70,661 70,501 70,969 70,940

Employed to employed

65,525 67,083 67,017 66,279 67,505 67,505 67,439 67,439 67,744

Unemployed to employed

1,109 919 1,066 940 834 855 768 897 893

Not in labor force to employed

2,627 2,589 2,305 2,547 2,192 2,240 2,265 2,613 2,254

Other inflows to employed(2)

68 23 51 67 54 60 29 20 49

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

4,064 3,960 3,945 3,742 3,698 3,473 3,614 3,492 3,617

Employed to unemployed

804 843 897 752 745 733 774 676 807

Unemployed to unemployed

2,064 1,946 1,995 1,819 1,870 1,719 1,782 1,816 1,809

Not in labor force to unemployed

1,190 1,155 1,046 1,166 1,072 1,014 1,049 988 995

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

5 15 7 4 11 7 7 12 6

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

56,453 56,507 56,814 56,272 56,472 56,725 56,855 56,620 56,641

Employed to not in labor force

2,946 2,497 2,691 2,642 2,516 2,337 2,437 2,319 2,407

Unemployed to not in labor force

1,236 1,000 898 1,115 1,039 1,123 922 898 790

Not in labor force to not in labor force

52,121 52,743 53,052 52,363 52,767 53,114 53,307 53,105 53,267

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

150 267 174 152 149 151 189 299 177

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: September 02, 2016