HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-9. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason 2012 2013 2014 2015
2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

6,977 6,851 6,510 6,443 6,175 5,887 5,799 5,391 4,968 4,721 4,384 4,203 4,164

On temporary layoff

1,169 1,247 1,089 1,130 1,117 1,103 1,219 1,026 1,015 1,007 959 974 1,015

Not on temporary layoff

5,808 5,604 5,421 5,313 5,058 4,785 4,580 4,365 3,952 3,714 3,426 3,229 3,149

Permanent job losers

4,522 4,395 4,189 4,033 3,792 3,631 3,412 3,242 2,882 2,653 2,446 2,269 2,194

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,286 1,209 1,232 1,280 1,266 1,154 1,169 1,123 1,070 1,062 979 961 955

Job leavers

940 919 984 980 943 939 866 813 836 841 805 870 810

Reentrants

3,347 3,324 3,402 3,340 3,270 3,160 3,046 2,970 2,734 2,836 2,772 2,724 2,605

New entrants

1,348 1,276 1,309 1,283 1,268 1,248 1,188 1,190 1,058 1,079 1,025 940 924


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

55.3 55.4 53.3 53.5 53.0 52.4 53.2 52.0 51.8 49.8 48.8 48.1 49.0

On temporary layoff

9.3 10.1 8.9 9.4 9.6 9.8 11.2 9.9 10.6 10.6 10.7 11.1 11.9

Not on temporary layoff

46.1 45.3 44.4 44.1 43.4 42.6 42.0 42.1 41.2 39.2 38.1 37.0 37.0

Job leavers

7.4 7.4 8.1 8.1 8.1 8.4 7.9 7.8 8.7 8.9 9.0 10.0 9.5

Reentrants

26.5 26.9 27.9 27.7 28.1 28.1 27.9 28.7 28.5 29.9 30.9 31.2 30.6

New entrants

10.7 10.3 10.7 10.7 10.9 11.1 10.9 11.5 11.0 11.4 11.4 10.8 10.9


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF
THE CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4.5 4.4 4.2 4.1 4.0 3.8 3.7 3.5 3.2 3.0 2.8 2.7 2.6

Job leavers

0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5

Reentrants

2.2 2.1 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.7

New entrants

0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6

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

 

Last Modified Date: July 02, 2015