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 March 2014
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

34,185 8,589 25,595 33,621 8,427 25,194

Economic reasons

7,455 1,592 5,863 - 1,551 5,770

Slack work or business conditions

4,397 1,368 3,029 4,325 1,341 2,984

Could only find part-time work

2,741 - 2,741 2,713 - 2,713

Seasonal work

232 138 93 198 125 73

Job started or ended during week

85 85 - 85 85 -

Noneconomic reasons

26,730 6,997 - 26,299 6,876 19,424

Child-care problems

943 77 865 940 77 862

Other family or personal obligations

4,841 601 4,239 4,790 592 4,197

Health or medical limitations

863 - 863 856 - 856

In school or training

6,061 77 5,983 6,025 77 5,947

Retired or Social Security limit on earnings

2,447 - 2,447 2,322 - 2,322

Vacation or personal day

3,087 3,087 - 3,052 3,052 -

Holiday, legal or religious

71 71 - 71 71 -

Weather-related curtailment

648 648 - 612 612 -

All other reasons

7,770 2,435 5,334 7,633 2,394 5,239

Average hours, economic reasons

22.8 23.6 22.7 22.9 23.6 22.7

Average hours, noneconomic reasons

21.0 24.6 19.7 21.0 24.7 19.7

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: April 04, 2014