Labor force status flows by sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Labor force flows Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
Nov. to Dec.
2013
Oct. to Nov.
2014
Nov. to Dec.
2014
Nov. to Dec.
2013
July to Aug.
2014
Aug. to Sept.
2014
Sept. to Oct.
2014
Oct. to Nov.
2014
Nov. to Dec.
2014

TOTAL

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

144,423 147,666 147,190 144,671 146,451 146,607 147,260 147,331 147,442

Employed to employed

139,298 142,266 141,744 138,719 140,362 140,512 140,822 141,194 141,140

Unemployed to employed

1,790 1,776 1,753 2,213 2,160 2,178 2,241 2,012 2,160

Not in labor force to employed

3,271 3,510 3,591 3,671 3,860 3,796 4,138 4,007 4,047

Other inflows to employed(2)

65 114 102 69 68 121 60 118 94

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

9,984 8,630 8,331 10,376 9,568 9,237 8,983 9,071 8,688

Employed to unemployed

1,745 1,768 1,725 1,764 1,986 1,704 1,700 1,967 1,756

Unemployed to unemployed

5,992 4,715 4,644 6,102 5,216 5,189 4,872 4,773 4,712

Not in labor force to unemployed

2,231 2,137 1,954 2,490 2,354 2,331 2,393 2,320 2,215

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

16 10 8 19 11 14 18 11 6

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

92,338 92,547 93,506 91,698 92,210 92,601 92,414 92,442 92,898

Employed to not in labor force

3,708 3,878 4,173 3,982 4,028 4,210 4,061 4,075 4,411

Unemployed to not in labor force

2,487 2,187 2,232 2,498 2,270 2,199 2,123 2,196 2,198

Not in labor force to not in labor force

85,827 86,199 86,808 84,909 85,568 85,890 85,878 85,893 85,986

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

315 283 293 308 345 302 352 278 303

MEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

76,403 78,208 78,052 76,757 77,873 78,094 78,286 78,084 78,400

Employed to employed

73,912 75,656 75,287 73,799 74,858 75,111 75,249 75,169 75,186

Unemployed to employed

984 896 1,004 1,254 1,221 1,263 1,161 1,052 1,248

Not in labor force to employed

1,468 1,593 1,690 1,662 1,737 1,657 1,866 1,798 1,903

Other inflows to employed(2)

38 63 71 41 58 62 10 66 63

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

5,583 4,627 4,748 5,626 5,136 4,890 4,664 4,877 4,810

Employed to unemployed

1,078 1,145 1,086 996 1,164 917 968 1,204 1,030

Unemployed to unemployed

3,454 2,465 2,597 3,476 2,830 2,853 2,614 2,544 2,602

Not in labor force to unemployed

1,048 1,014 1,062 1,153 1,132 1,117 1,072 1,125 1,175

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

2 4 2 2 10 4 10 4 4

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

37,118 37,373 37,501 36,720 36,883 37,021 37,161 37,247 37,091

Employed to not in labor force

1,721 1,881 1,821 1,780 1,818 1,832 1,862 1,899 1,855

Unemployed to not in labor force

1,232 1,018 1,025 1,255 1,111 1,020 1,114 1,068 1,026

Not in labor force to not in labor force

34,006 34,339 34,528 33,531 33,810 34,017 33,991 34,147 34,077

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

158 136 127 154 144 152 195 133 133

WOMEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

68,021 69,459 69,138 67,914 68,577 68,514 68,974 69,247 69,042

Employed to employed

65,386 66,610 66,457 64,920 65,504 65,402 65,572 66,025 65,955

Unemployed to employed

806 881 749 958 939 915 1,080 960 912

Not in labor force to employed

1,802 1,918 1,901 2,009 2,123 2,138 2,272 2,209 2,144

Other inflows to employed(2)

27 51 31 28 10 59 50 52 31

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

4,402 4,003 3,584 4,750 4,431 4,348 4,318 4,195 3,878

Employed to unemployed

667 623 640 769 822 787 732 763 726

Unemployed to unemployed

2,538 2,250 2,046 2,626 2,386 2,336 2,258 2,229 2,109

Not in labor force to unemployed

1,182 1,124 892 1,337 1,222 1,214 1,321 1,195 1,040

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

14 7 6 17 2 10 8 7 2

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

55,220 55,175 56,005 54,978 55,327 55,581 55,253 55,195 55,807

Employed to not in labor force

1,987 1,997 2,352 2,203 2,210 2,378 2,199 2,175 2,556

Unemployed to not in labor force

1,255 1,169 1,207 1,243 1,158 1,179 1,009 1,129 1,172

Not in labor force to not in labor force

51,821 51,861 52,280 51,379 51,758 51,873 51,887 51,746 51,909

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

157 147 166 154 201 150 158 145 170

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: January 09, 2015