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 April 2015
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

7,966 100.0 28.1 24.2 47.7 15.5 32.2

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,977 100.0 31.4 23.1 45.4 15.6 29.9

On temporary layoff

871 100.0 54.0 20.1 25.9 17.7 8.2

Not on temporary layoff

3,106 100.0 25.1 24.0 50.9 15.0 35.9

Permanent job losers

2,224 100.0 22.7 24.5 52.8 14.0 38.8

Persons who completed temporary jobs

882 100.0 31.1 22.8 46.1 17.4 28.7

Job leavers

780 100.0 31.1 30.6 38.2 14.7 23.5

Reentrants

2,465 100.0 21.9 23.7 54.4 16.5 37.9

New entrants

745 100.0 27.3 25.1 47.6 12.9 34.7

Men, 20 years and over

3,921 100.0 25.8 22.4 51.8 16.2 35.6

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,394 100.0 29.9 22.2 47.9 17.3 30.5

On temporary layoff

554 100.0 49.3 19.5 31.3 21.9 9.3

Not on temporary layoff

1,839 100.0 24.1 23.0 52.9 16.0 36.9

Permanent job losers

1,267 100.0 20.5 23.6 55.9 15.0 41.0

Persons who completed temporary jobs

572 100.0 32.1 21.7 46.2 18.2 28.0

Job leavers

333 100.0 28.7 27.4 43.8 15.6 28.2

Reentrants

1,034 100.0 17.7 21.0 61.3 14.2 47.1

New entrants

160 100.0 11.3 23.5 65.2 12.1 53.2

Women, 20 years and over

3,206 100.0 28.2 25.0 46.8 15.4 31.4

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1,464 100.0 31.8 25.3 42.9 13.2 29.8

On temporary layoff

271 100.0 61.0 22.4 16.6 10.7 5.9

Not on temporary layoff

1,193 100.0 25.1 26.0 48.9 13.7 35.2

Permanent job losers

910 100.0 24.4 25.9 49.7 13.1 36.6

Persons who completed temporary jobs

283 100.0 27.6 26.0 46.3 15.8 30.5

Job leavers

405 100.0 31.7 33.3 35.1 14.7 20.4

Reentrants

1,173 100.0 23.1 23.1 53.8 18.7 35.1

New entrants

164 100.0 23.9 15.5 60.5 13.8 46.7

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

840 100.0 38.0 29.8 32.2 13.1 19.2

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

119 100.0 56.7 15.8 27.5 10.0 17.4

On temporary layoff

46 100.0 - - - - -

Not on temporary layoff

73 100.0 - - - - -

Permanent job losers

46 100.0 - - - - -

Persons who completed temporary jobs

27 100.0 - - - - -

Job leavers

42 100.0 - - - - -

Reentrants

257 100.0 33.5 36.8 29.7 15.7 14.0

New entrants

421 100.0 34.7 29.4 35.9 12.9 23.1

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: May 08, 2015