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

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,194 4,130 4,263 4,060 4,116 4,014 3,883 3,944 3,873 3,796 3,664 3,749 3,835

On temporary layoff

1,004 959 1,041 1,040 989 968 901 936 939 937 923 960 921

Not on temporary layoff

3,190 3,171 3,222 3,019 3,127 3,046 2,982 3,007 2,934 2,859 2,741 2,790 2,914

Permanent job losers

2,229 2,230 2,211 2,120 2,220 2,137 2,139 2,115 2,112 2,044 1,876 1,969 2,068

Persons who completed temporary jobs

961 941 1,011 899 907 909 843 893 822 815 865 821 845

Job leavers

870 824 823 767 844 787 778 790 800 821 766 760 833

Reentrants

2,666 2,649 2,584 2,488 2,441 2,344 2,443 2,435 2,449 2,476 2,468 2,467 2,495

New entrants

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


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

49.1 48.8 49.4 49.2 50.0 50.2 48.9 49.4 48.6 47.7 47.4 48.0 48.3

On temporary layoff

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

Not on temporary layoff

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

Job leavers

10.2 9.7 9.5 9.3 10.3 9.9 9.8 9.9 10.0 10.3 9.9 9.7 10.5

Reentrants

31.2 31.3 29.9 30.2 29.7 29.3 30.8 30.5 30.7 31.1 31.9 31.6 31.4

New entrants

9.5 10.2 11.2 11.3 10.0 10.6 10.5 10.2 10.6 10.8 10.7 10.7 9.8


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

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

Job leavers

0.6 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 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6

New entrants

0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 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: April 01, 2016