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 September 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

32,772 7,686 25,086 32,174 7,528 24,647

Economic reasons

6,711 1,396 5,315 6,618 1,367 5,251

Slack work or business conditions

3,966 1,249 2,717 3,909 1,232 2,677

Could only find part-time work

2,524 - 2,524 2,509 - 2,509

Seasonal work

141 66 75 121 56 65

Job started or ended during week

81 81 - 79 79 -

Noneconomic reasons

26,060 6,290 19,771 25,556 6,160 19,396

Child-care problems

1,010 52 958 1,003 52 951

Other family or personal obligations

4,741 673 4,068 4,665 672 3,993

Health or medical limitations

844 - 844 821 - 821

In school or training

5,956 88 5,869 5,906 88 5,819

Retired or Social Security limit on earnings

2,415 - 2,415 2,318 - 2,318

Vacation or personal day

2,986 2,986 - 2,922 2,922 -

Holiday, legal or religious

202 202 - 199 199 -

Weather-related curtailment

274 274 - 252 252 -

All other reasons

7,633 2,016 5,617 7,470 1,976 5,494

Average hours, economic reasons

23.2 24.4 22.8 23.2 24.6 22.9

Average hours, noneconomic reasons

21.2 25.2 20.0 21.3 25.2 20.0

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: October 03, 2014