HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-33. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason White Black or
African
American
Asian Hispanic
or Latino
ethnicity
June
2013
June
2014
June
2013
June
2014
June
2013
June
2014
June
2013
June
2014

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Total unemployed

8,495 6,858 2,698 2,107 435 445 2,277 1,988

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,347 3,367 1,159 894 167 205 1,077 961

On temporary layoff

926 795 143 119 22 12 212 224

Not on temporary layoff

3,422 2,572 1,016 775 145 193 864 738

Permanent job losers

2,666 1,890 693 540 123 167 623 515

Persons who completed temporary jobs

755 682 323 236 21 26 242 223

Job leavers

710 597 192 143 31 37 189 103

Reentrants

2,348 1,957 906 695 141 127 647 603

New entrants

1,089 938 441 375 96 76 364 320

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

51.2 49.1 42.9 42.4 38.4 46.1 47.3 48.4

On temporary layoff

10.9 11.6 5.3 5.6 5.1 2.6 9.3 11.3

Not on temporary layoff

40.3 37.5 37.6 36.8 33.3 43.5 38.0 37.1

Job leavers

8.4 8.7 7.1 6.8 7.2 8.2 8.3 5.2

Reentrants

27.6 28.5 33.6 33.0 32.4 28.6 28.4 30.4

New entrants

12.8 13.7 16.3 17.8 22.0 17.0 16.0 16.1

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.5 2.7 6.1 4.7 1.9 2.3 4.3 3.8

Job leavers

0.6 0.5 1.0 0.8 0.4 0.4 0.8 0.4

Reentrants

1.9 1.6 4.8 3.7 1.6 1.5 2.6 2.4

New entrants

0.9 0.8 2.3 2.0 1.1 0.9 1.5 1.3

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (white, black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: July 03, 2014