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
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2016

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Total unemployed

8,682 8,116 4,411 4,020 3,352 3,248 920 848

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,503 4,149 2,773 2,522 1,576 1,530 155 97

On temporary layoff

1,199 1,106 830 720 314 351 56 35

Not on temporary layoff

3,304 3,044 1,942 1,802 1,262 1,179 99 62

Permanent job losers

2,298 2,153 1,314 1,275 925 858 59 20

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,006 891 629 527 337 321 40 42

Job leavers

853 829 396 377 403 406 54 46

Reentrants

2,597 2,450 1,065 945 1,230 1,137 302 369

New entrants

729 688 177 176 143 176 409 336

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

51.9 51.1 62.9 62.7 47.0 47.1 16.8 11.4

On temporary layoff

13.8 13.6 18.8 17.9 9.4 10.8 6.1 4.1

Not on temporary layoff

38.0 37.5 44.0 44.8 37.7 36.3 10.7 7.3

Job leavers

9.8 10.2 9.0 9.4 12.0 12.5 5.9 5.4

Reentrants

29.9 30.2 24.1 23.5 36.7 35.0 32.9 43.5

New entrants

8.4 8.5 4.0 4.4 4.3 5.4 44.5 39.7

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2.9 2.6 3.4 3.1 2.2 2.1 2.9 1.8

Job leavers

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 1.0 0.8

Reentrants

1.7 1.5 1.3 1.2 1.7 1.6 5.6 6.7

New entrants

0.5 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 7.6 6.1

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

 

Last Modified Date: April 01, 2016