HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-9. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason 2011 2012 2013 2014
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

8,395 8,242 8,050 7,677 7,163 6,982 6,838 6,473 6,497 6,183 5,861 5,753 5,448

On temporary layoff

1,252 1,241 1,204 1,212 1,187 1,169 1,261 1,084 1,124 1,118 1,116 1,210 1,025

Not on temporary layoff

7,143 7,001 6,846 6,465 5,976 5,813 5,577 5,390 5,373 5,065 4,745 4,543 4,424

Permanent job losers

5,752 5,597 5,443 5,103 4,713 4,529 4,361 4,162 4,090 3,803 3,586 3,381 3,289

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,391 1,404 1,403 1,362 1,263 1,284 1,215 1,228 1,283 1,262 1,160 1,161 1,135

Job leavers

895 946 969 1,012 1,021 941 927 982 971 945 948 865 819

Reentrants

3,348 3,409 3,463 3,381 3,321 3,316 3,334 3,424 3,344 3,232 3,172 3,068 2,990

New entrants

1,309 1,250 1,305 1,289 1,342 1,341 1,277 1,317 1,285 1,258 1,251 1,196 1,194


PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Total unemployed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

60.2 59.5 58.4 57.5 55.8 55.5 55.2 53.1 53.7 53.2 52.2 52.9 52.1

On temporary layoff

9.0 9.0 8.7 9.1 9.2 9.3 10.2 8.9 9.3 9.6 9.9 11.1 9.8

Not on temporary layoff

51.2 50.6 49.7 48.4 46.5 46.2 45.1 44.2 44.4 43.6 42.2 41.7 42.3

Job leavers

6.4 6.8 7.0 7.6 7.9 7.5 7.5 8.1 8.0 8.1 8.4 7.9 7.8

Reentrants

24.0 24.6 25.1 25.3 25.8 26.4 26.9 28.1 27.6 27.8 28.2 28.2 28.6

New entrants

9.4 9.0 9.5 9.7 10.4 10.7 10.3 10.8 10.6 10.8 11.1 11.0 11.4


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF
THE CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5.5 5.4 5.2 5.0 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.2 4.2 4.0 3.8 3.7 3.5

Job leavers

0.6 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5

Reentrants

2.2 2.2 2.3 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.0 2.0 1.9

New entrants

0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: April 04, 2014