HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-32. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, sex, and age
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason Total,
16 years
and over
Men,
20 years
and over
Women,
20 years
and over
Both sexes,
16 to 19
years
Oct.
2013
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2013
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2013
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2013
Oct.
2014

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Total unemployed

10,773 8,680 5,178 3,843 4,403 3,800 1,193 1,037

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5,649 3,995 3,291 2,218 2,202 1,656 156 121

On temporary layoff

1,059 593 637 318 385 217 37 58

Not on temporary layoff

4,590 3,402 2,654 1,900 1,817 1,438 119 63

Permanent job losers

3,478 2,458 1,973 1,375 1,420 1,052 84 31

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,112 944 681 525 397 386 35 32

Job leavers

883 803 419 384 410 384 54 36

Reentrants

3,071 2,863 1,203 995 1,532 1,516 336 353

New entrants

1,171 1,019 265 246 259 245 648 527

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Total unemployed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

52.4 46.0 63.6 57.7 50.0 43.6 13.0 11.7

On temporary layoff

9.8 6.8 12.3 8.3 8.7 5.7 3.1 5.6

Not on temporary layoff

42.6 39.2 51.3 49.5 41.3 37.8 10.0 6.1

Job leavers

8.2 9.3 8.1 10.0 9.3 10.1 4.5 3.5

Reentrants

28.5 33.0 23.2 25.9 34.8 39.9 28.2 34.0

New entrants

10.9 11.7 5.1 6.4 5.9 6.5 54.3 50.9

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.6 2.6 4.1 2.8 3.1 2.3 2.8 2.1

Job leavers

0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 1.0 0.6

Reentrants

2.0 1.8 1.5 1.2 2.2 2.1 6.1 6.2

New entrants

0.8 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.3 11.8 9.3

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: November 07, 2014