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 July 2016
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

8,267 100.0 30.0 33.0 37.0 12.5 24.5

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,869 100.0 31.3 33.0 35.6 13.2 22.4

On temporary layoff

1,165 100.0 46.6 46.3 7.1 4.1 3.0

Not on temporary layoff

2,704 100.0 24.7 27.3 47.9 17.2 30.8

Permanent job losers

2,014 100.0 21.7 26.9 51.5 17.6 33.9

Persons who completed temporary jobs

690 100.0 33.7 28.6 37.7 15.9 21.8

Job leavers

865 100.0 38.0 34.8 27.2 11.6 15.7

Reentrants

2,429 100.0 23.6 30.1 46.4 14.4 32.0

New entrants

1,104 100.0 33.0 38.1 28.9 6.5 22.4

Men, 20 years and over

3,698 100.0 29.6 29.1 41.3 13.1 28.2

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,051 100.0 31.2 29.7 39.1 14.4 24.7

On temporary layoff

441 100.0 55.0 34.8 10.3 6.3 4.0

Not on temporary layoff

1,610 100.0 24.7 28.3 47.0 16.6 30.3

Permanent job losers

1,198 100.0 21.5 28.1 50.4 16.5 33.9

Persons who completed temporary jobs

412 100.0 34.2 28.9 36.9 17.0 19.9

Job leavers

417 100.0 40.3 31.8 28.0 12.4 15.5

Reentrants

1,001 100.0 23.1 27.5 49.5 11.9 37.6

New entrants

230 100.0 23.9 26.4 49.6 8.1 41.5

Women, 20 years and over

3,389 100.0 26.9 34.5 38.5 13.1 25.5

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1,686 100.0 29.4 37.6 33.0 12.2 20.8

On temporary layoff

669 100.0 38.3 56.6 5.1 3.0 2.2

Not on temporary layoff

1,016 100.0 23.6 25.1 51.3 18.2 33.1

Permanent job losers

764 100.0 20.6 24.4 55.0 19.8 35.1

Persons who completed temporary jobs

252 100.0 32.7 27.1 40.2 13.3 26.9

Job leavers

406 100.0 34.9 36.9 28.2 10.8 17.4

Reentrants

1,100 100.0 21.4 28.8 49.8 16.5 33.3

New entrants

198 100.0 20.1 35.6 44.4 6.8 37.6

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

1,179 100.0 39.8 41.0 19.2 8.9 10.3

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

132 100.0 56.6 27.0 16.4 8.6 7.8

On temporary layoff

54 100.0 - - - - -

Not on temporary layoff

78 100.0 40.0 35.9 24.1 14.5 9.6

Permanent job losers

52 100.0 - - - - -

Persons who completed temporary jobs

26 100.0 - - - - -

Job leavers

42 100.0 - - - - -

Reentrants

329 100.0 32.3 42.2 25.5 15.2 10.3

New entrants

677 100.0 39.8 42.8 17.3 5.9 11.5

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: August 05, 2016