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

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,873 3,796 3,664 3,749 3,835 3,855 3,573 3,776 3,739 3,791 3,967 3,749 3,555

On temporary layoff

939 937 923 960 921 841 829 1,097 997 998 1,075 994 904

Not on temporary layoff

2,934 2,859 2,741 2,790 2,914 3,014 2,744 2,679 2,743 2,792 2,892 2,755 2,651

Permanent job losers

2,112 2,044 1,876 1,969 2,068 2,058 1,982 1,917 2,021 2,005 1,986 1,907 1,901

Persons who completed temporary jobs

822 815 865 821 845 957 762 763 722 787 906 847 750

Job leavers

800 821 766 760 833 851 796 828 824 885 893 949 934

Reentrants

2,449 2,476 2,468 2,467 2,495 2,357 2,209 2,268 2,298 2,271 2,333 2,354 2,274

New entrants

847 858 827 833 778 839 865 902 826 861 805 793 729


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

48.6 47.7 47.4 48.0 48.3 48.8 48.0 48.6 48.6 48.6 49.6 47.8 47.5

On temporary layoff

11.8 11.8 11.9 12.3 11.6 10.6 11.1 14.1 13.0 12.8 13.4 12.7 12.1

Not on temporary layoff

36.8 36.0 35.5 35.7 36.7 38.2 36.9 34.5 35.7 35.8 36.2 35.1 35.4

Job leavers

10.0 10.3 9.9 9.7 10.5 10.8 10.7 10.7 10.7 11.3 11.2 12.1 12.5

Reentrants

30.7 31.1 31.9 31.6 31.4 29.8 29.7 29.2 29.9 29.1 29.2 30.0 30.4

New entrants

10.6 10.8 10.7 10.7 9.8 10.6 11.6 11.6 10.7 11.0 10.1 10.1 9.7


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2.5 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.3 2.2

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.4

New entrants

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 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: December 02, 2016