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

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

8,242 8,050 7,677 7,163 6,982 6,838 6,473 6,497 6,183 5,861 5,753 5,448 5,039

On temporary layoff

1,241 1,204 1,212 1,187 1,169 1,261 1,084 1,124 1,118 1,116 1,210 1,025 1,018

Not on temporary layoff

7,001 6,846 6,465 5,976 5,813 5,577 5,390 5,373 5,065 4,745 4,543 4,424 4,021

Permanent job losers

5,597 5,443 5,103 4,713 4,529 4,361 4,162 4,090 3,803 3,586 3,381 3,289 2,943

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,404 1,403 1,362 1,263 1,284 1,215 1,228 1,283 1,262 1,160 1,161 1,135 1,078

Job leavers

946 969 1,012 1,021 941 927 982 971 945 948 865 819 838

Reentrants

3,409 3,463 3,381 3,321 3,316 3,334 3,424 3,344 3,232 3,172 3,068 2,990 2,728

New entrants

1,250 1,305 1,289 1,342 1,341 1,277 1,317 1,285 1,258 1,251 1,196 1,194 1,056


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

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

On temporary layoff

9.0 8.7 9.1 9.2 9.3 10.2 8.9 9.3 9.6 9.9 11.1 9.8 10.5

Not on temporary layoff

50.6 49.7 48.4 46.5 46.2 45.1 44.2 44.4 43.6 42.2 41.7 42.3 41.6

Job leavers

6.8 7.0 7.6 7.9 7.5 7.5 8.1 8.0 8.1 8.4 7.9 7.8 8.7

Reentrants

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

New entrants

9.0 9.5 9.7 10.4 10.7 10.3 10.8 10.6 10.8 11.1 11.0 11.4 10.9


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF
THE CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5.4 5.2 5.0 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.2 4.2 4.0 3.8 3.7 3.5 3.2

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

2.2 2.3 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.8

New entrants

0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7

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

 

Last Modified Date: July 03, 2014