HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-34. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, sex, age, and duration of unemployment
[Percent distribution]
Reason, sex, and age November 2014
Total unemployed Duration of unemployment
Thousands of
persons
Percent Less than
5 weeks
5 to 14
weeks
15 weeks and over
Total 15 to 26
weeks
27 weeks
and over

Total, 16 years and over

8,630 100.0 25.8 26.1 48.0 15.9 32.1

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,182 100.0 32.0 23.9 44.1 14.8 29.4

On temporary layoff

876 100.0 70.9 19.4 9.6 4.6 5.0

Not on temporary layoff

3,306 100.0 21.7 25.1 53.3 17.4 35.8

Permanent job losers

2,365 100.0 19.2 24.9 56.0 17.6 38.4

Persons who completed temporary jobs

941 100.0 28.0 25.6 46.4 17.0 29.4

Job leavers

830 100.0 23.0 37.5 39.5 17.9 21.6

Reentrants

2,656 100.0 18.3 25.3 56.3 16.0 40.3

New entrants

962 100.0 22.3 28.4 49.3 19.0 30.2

Men, 20 years and over

4,152 100.0 27.8 24.3 48.0 13.8 34.2

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,529 100.0 33.6 22.9 43.5 13.5 30.0

On temporary layoff

573 100.0 72.9 18.4 8.6 3.5 5.1

Not on temporary layoff

1,956 100.0 22.1 24.2 53.7 16.4 37.3

Permanent job losers

1,383 100.0 18.8 24.6 56.6 16.9 39.7

Persons who completed temporary jobs

573 100.0 30.0 23.2 46.8 15.3 31.5

Job leavers

415 100.0 24.9 34.4 40.7 15.0 25.7

Reentrants

935 100.0 15.0 24.5 60.6 13.8 46.8

New entrants

274 100.0 21.8 21.1 57.1 14.3 42.9

Women, 20 years and over

3,567 100.0 21.5 26.3 52.3 18.3 34.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1,560 100.0 27.8 25.0 47.3 17.7 29.6

On temporary layoff

258 100.0 66.4 20.1 13.5 8.0 5.6

Not on temporary layoff

1,303 100.0 20.1 25.9 53.9 19.6 34.4

Permanent job losers

966 100.0 19.1 25.3 55.6 18.9 36.7

Persons who completed temporary jobs

336 100.0 23.1 27.7 49.2 21.6 27.6

Job leavers

382 100.0 20.4 39.0 40.6 21.5 19.1

Reentrants

1,380 100.0 16.4 23.3 60.3 17.7 42.5

New entrants

244 100.0 11.5 31.3 57.2 19.9 37.3

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

911 100.0 34.2 34.2 31.6 16.6 15.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

93 100.0 58.2 33.4 8.4 0.0 8.4

On temporary layoff

45 100.0 - - - - -

Not on temporary layoff

47 100.0 - - - - -

Permanent job losers

15 100.0 - - - - -

Persons who completed temporary jobs

32 100.0 - - - - -

Job leavers

33 100.0 - - - - -

Reentrants

341 100.0 35.5 35.7 28.8 15.2 13.6

New entrants

445 100.0 28.7 31.3 40.0 21.5 18.6

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: December 05, 2014