HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason 2013 2014
Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5,421 5,354 5,403 5,416 5,153 4,959 4,791 4,830 4,813 4,521 4,349 4,480 4,325

On temporary layoff

1,014 996 1,037 1,046 1,014 1,002 1,031 992 1,106 924 847 1,070 959

Not on temporary layoff

4,408 4,359 4,366 4,370 4,139 3,958 3,760 3,838 3,708 3,597 3,501 3,410 3,366

Permanent job losers

3,256 3,298 3,190 3,237 3,016 2,890 2,740 2,683 2,622 2,653 2,505 2,446 2,388

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,151 1,061 1,177 1,132 1,123 1,067 1,020 1,155 1,086 944 997 964 977

Job leavers

860 815 816 807 786 872 848 857 851 816 782 835 798

Reentrants

3,027 2,911 2,972 3,027 2,631 2,869 2,701 2,860 2,845 2,805 2,856 2,761 2,701

New entrants

1,198 1,181 1,232 1,157 1,052 1,063 1,059 1,080 1,064 1,094 1,058 1,045 971


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

51.6 52.2 51.8 52.0 53.6 50.8 51.0 50.2 50.3 49.0 48.1 49.1 49.2

On temporary layoff

9.6 9.7 10.0 10.1 10.5 10.3 11.0 10.3 11.5 10.0 9.4 11.7 10.9

Not on temporary layoff

42.0 42.5 41.9 42.0 43.0 40.5 40.0 39.9 38.7 39.0 38.7 37.4 38.3

Job leavers

8.2 7.9 7.8 7.8 8.2 8.9 9.0 8.9 8.9 8.8 8.6 9.2 9.1

Reentrants

28.8 28.4 28.5 29.1 27.3 29.4 28.7 29.7 29.7 30.4 31.6 30.3 30.7

New entrants

11.4 11.5 11.8 11.1 10.9 10.9 11.3 11.2 11.1 11.8 11.7 11.5 11.0


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.5 3.4 3.5 3.5 3.3 3.2 3.1 3.1 3.1 2.9 2.8 2.9 2.8

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

2.0 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.7 1.8 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.7

New entrants

0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6

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

 

Last Modified Date: January 09, 2015