HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason 2015 2016
Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr.

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,130 4,263 4,060 4,116 4,014 3,883 3,944 3,873 3,796 3,664 3,749 3,835 3,855

On temporary layoff

959 1,041 1,040 989 968 901 936 939 937 923 960 921 841

Not on temporary layoff

3,171 3,222 3,019 3,127 3,046 2,982 3,007 2,934 2,859 2,741 2,790 2,914 3,014

Permanent job losers

2,230 2,211 2,120 2,220 2,137 2,139 2,115 2,112 2,044 1,876 1,969 2,068 2,058

Persons who completed temporary jobs

941 1,011 899 907 909 843 893 822 815 865 821 845 957

Job leavers

824 823 767 844 787 778 790 800 821 766 760 833 851

Reentrants

2,649 2,584 2,488 2,441 2,344 2,443 2,435 2,449 2,476 2,468 2,467 2,495 2,357

New entrants

867 963 931 827 846 832 812 847 858 827 833 778 839


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

48.8 49.4 49.2 50.0 50.2 48.9 49.4 48.6 47.7 47.4 48.0 48.3 48.8

On temporary layoff

11.3 12.1 12.6 12.0 12.1 11.3 11.7 11.8 11.8 11.9 12.3 11.6 10.6

Not on temporary layoff

37.4 37.3 36.6 38.0 38.1 37.6 37.7 36.8 36.0 35.5 35.7 36.7 38.2

Job leavers

9.7 9.5 9.3 10.3 9.9 9.8 9.9 10.0 10.3 9.9 9.7 10.5 10.8

Reentrants

31.3 29.9 30.2 29.7 29.3 30.8 30.5 30.7 31.1 31.9 31.6 31.4 29.8

New entrants

10.2 11.2 11.3 10.0 10.6 10.5 10.2 10.6 10.8 10.7 10.7 9.8 10.6


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2.6 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.4

Job leavers

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5

Reentrants

1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5

New entrants

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: May 06, 2016