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

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5,887 5,803 6,162 5,731 5,366 5,407 5,448 5,489 5,236 5,018 4,862 4,859 4,836

On temporary layoff

1,059 1,091 1,507 1,128 997 986 1,036 1,051 1,021 1,003 1,029 996 1,085

Not on temporary layoff

4,828 4,712 4,655 4,603 4,369 4,421 4,412 4,438 4,215 4,015 3,833 3,863 3,752

Permanent job losers

3,638 3,531 3,496 3,428 3,219 3,341 3,230 3,295 3,077 2,946 2,806 2,718 2,653

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,190 1,181 1,159 1,174 1,150 1,080 1,182 1,143 1,138 1,069 1,027 1,145 1,098

Job leavers

890 984 842 890 862 818 823 815 784 875 854 862 860

Reentrants

3,116 3,165 3,104 3,065 3,036 2,937 2,997 3,037 2,620 2,857 2,707 2,848 2,845

New entrants

1,295 1,211 1,217 1,169 1,201 1,184 1,229 1,169 1,043 1,062 1,064 1,087 1,066


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

52.6 52.0 54.4 52.8 51.3 52.3 51.9 52.2 54.1 51.1 51.2 50.3 50.3

On temporary layoff

9.5 9.8 13.3 10.4 9.5 9.5 9.9 10.0 10.5 10.2 10.8 10.3 11.3

Not on temporary layoff

43.2 42.2 41.1 42.4 41.8 42.7 42.0 42.2 43.5 40.9 40.4 40.0 39.1

Job leavers

8.0 8.8 7.4 8.2 8.2 7.9 7.8 7.8 8.1 8.9 9.0 8.9 9.0

Reentrants

27.9 28.4 27.4 28.2 29.0 28.4 28.5 28.9 27.1 29.1 28.5 29.5 29.6

New entrants

11.6 10.9 10.7 10.8 11.5 11.4 11.7 11.1 10.8 10.8 11.2 11.3 11.1


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.8 3.7 4.0 3.7 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.4 3.2 3.1 3.1 3.1

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

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

New entrants

0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7

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

 

Last Modified Date: September 05, 2014