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
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014
Nov.
2013
Nov.
2014

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Total unemployed

10,271 8,630 5,058 4,152 4,137 3,567 1,076 911

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5,400 4,182 3,217 2,529 2,010 1,560 174 93

On temporary layoff

912 876 574 573 257 258 81 45

Not on temporary layoff

4,488 3,306 2,643 1,956 1,752 1,303 93 47

Permanent job losers

3,329 2,365 1,916 1,383 1,344 966 69 15

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,160 941 727 573 408 336 24 32

Job leavers

874 830 417 415 421 382 37 33

Reentrants

2,935 2,656 1,194 935 1,415 1,380 326 341

New entrants

1,062 962 231 274 292 244 539 445

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

52.6 48.5 63.6 60.9 48.6 43.7 16.2 10.2

On temporary layoff

8.9 10.2 11.3 13.8 6.2 7.2 7.5 5.0

Not on temporary layoff

43.7 38.3 52.3 47.1 42.4 36.5 8.7 5.2

Job leavers

8.5 9.6 8.2 10.0 10.2 10.7 3.4 3.6

Reentrants

28.6 30.8 23.6 22.5 34.2 38.7 30.3 37.4

New entrants

10.3 11.2 4.6 6.6 7.1 6.8 50.1 48.8

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.5 2.7 4.0 3.2 2.9 2.2 3.2 1.7

Job leavers

0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.6

Reentrants

1.9 1.7 1.5 1.2 2.0 2.0 6.0 6.2

New entrants

0.7 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.3 10.0 8.1

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

 

Last Modified Date: December 05, 2014