HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-25. Persons at work 1 to 34 hours in all and in nonagricultural industries by reason for working less than 35 hours and usual full- or part-time status
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason for working less than 35 hours June 2016
All industries Nonagricultural industries
Total Usually
work
full time
Usually
work
part time
Total Usually
work
full time
Usually
work
part time

Total, at work 1 to 34 hours

33,337 9,083 24,254 32,744 8,955 23,789

Economic reasons

6,119 1,523 4,595 6,023 1,496 4,528

Slack work or business conditions

3,567 1,216 2,351 3,507 1,193 2,314

Could only find part-time work

2,144 - 2,144 2,128 - 2,128

Seasonal work

272 172 101 257 171 86

Job started or ended during week

135 135 - 132 132 -

Noneconomic reasons

27,218 7,560 19,659 26,721 7,459 19,261

Child-care problems

914 81 834 908 81 827

Other family or personal obligations

4,876 606 4,271 4,776 597 4,180

Health or medical limitations

1,072 - 1,072 1,059 - 1,059

In school or training

4,947 75 4,872 4,895 73 4,822

Retired or Social Security limit on earnings

2,542 - 2,542 2,407 - 2,407

Vacation or personal day

4,495 4,495 - 4,458 4,458 -

Holiday, legal or religious

110 110 - 110 110 -

Weather-related curtailment

124 124 - 112 112 -

All other reasons

8,138 2,069 6,069 7,996 2,029 5,967

Average hours, economic reasons

23.0 23.3 22.9 23.0 23.3 22.9

Average hours, noneconomic reasons

21.4 23.9 20.5 21.5 23.9 20.6

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000).

 

Last Modified Date: July 08, 2016