HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason 2014 2015
July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,830 4,813 4,521 4,349 4,480 4,325 4,242 4,180 4,189 4,136 4,267 4,088 4,143

On temporary layoff

992 1,106 924 847 1,070 959 902 1,021 999 950 1,041 1,052 999

Not on temporary layoff

3,838 3,708 3,597 3,501 3,410 3,366 3,339 3,158 3,190 3,185 3,226 3,035 3,145

Permanent job losers

2,683 2,622 2,653 2,505 2,446 2,388 2,371 2,212 2,223 2,238 2,217 2,126 2,224

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,155 1,086 944 997 964 977 968 946 967 948 1,009 909 921

Job leavers

857 851 816 782 835 798 851 884 875 828 829 773 843

Reentrants

2,860 2,845 2,805 2,856 2,761 2,701 2,829 2,655 2,689 2,685 2,615 2,516 2,447

New entrants

1,080 1,064 1,094 1,058 1,045 971 1,033 972 815 868 971 933 826


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

50.2 50.3 49.0 48.1 49.1 49.2 47.4 48.1 48.9 48.6 49.1 49.2 50.2

On temporary layoff

10.3 11.5 10.0 9.4 11.7 10.9 10.1 11.7 11.7 11.2 12.0 12.7 12.1

Not on temporary layoff

39.9 38.7 39.0 38.7 37.4 38.3 37.3 36.3 37.2 37.4 37.2 36.5 38.1

Job leavers

8.9 8.9 8.8 8.6 9.2 9.1 9.5 10.2 10.2 9.7 9.5 9.3 10.2

Reentrants

29.7 29.7 30.4 31.6 30.3 30.7 31.6 30.5 31.4 31.5 30.1 30.3 29.6

New entrants

11.2 11.1 11.8 11.7 11.5 11.0 11.5 11.2 9.5 10.2 11.2 11.2 10.0


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.1 3.1 2.9 2.8 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.6 2.7 2.6 2.6

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6

New entrants

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: August 07, 2015