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

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,246 4,177 4,194 4,130 4,263 4,060 4,116 4,014 3,883 3,944 3,873 3,796 3,664

On temporary layoff

919 1,027 1,004 959 1,041 1,040 989 968 901 936 939 937 923

Not on temporary layoff

3,327 3,150 3,190 3,171 3,222 3,019 3,127 3,046 2,982 3,007 2,934 2,859 2,741

Permanent job losers

2,357 2,206 2,229 2,230 2,211 2,120 2,220 2,137 2,139 2,115 2,112 2,044 1,876

Persons who completed temporary jobs

970 944 961 941 1,011 899 907 909 843 893 822 815 865

Job leavers

851 880 870 824 823 767 844 787 778 790 800 821 766

Reentrants

2,836 2,632 2,666 2,649 2,584 2,488 2,441 2,344 2,443 2,435 2,449 2,476 2,468

New entrants

1,026 949 812 867 963 931 827 846 832 812 847 858 827


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

47.4 48.4 49.1 48.8 49.4 49.2 50.0 50.2 48.9 49.4 48.6 47.7 47.4

On temporary layoff

10.3 11.9 11.8 11.3 12.1 12.6 12.0 12.1 11.3 11.7 11.8 11.8 11.9

Not on temporary layoff

37.1 36.5 37.3 37.4 37.3 36.6 38.0 38.1 37.6 37.7 36.8 36.0 35.5

Job leavers

9.5 10.2 10.2 9.7 9.5 9.3 10.3 9.9 9.8 9.9 10.0 10.3 9.9

Reentrants

31.7 30.5 31.2 31.3 29.9 30.2 29.7 29.3 30.8 30.5 30.7 31.1 31.9

New entrants

11.4 11.0 9.5 10.2 11.2 11.3 10.0 10.6 10.5 10.2 10.6 10.8 10.7


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

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

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

1.8 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6

New entrants

0.7 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 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: February 05, 2016