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 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

8,805 100.0 32.6 30.5 36.9 11.9 24.9

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,204 100.0 34.0 30.9 35.1 11.4 23.7

On temporary layoff

1,140 100.0 54.3 39.7 6.0 3.7 2.3

Not on temporary layoff

3,063 100.0 26.5 27.6 45.9 14.2 31.7

Permanent job losers

2,182 100.0 24.1 26.9 49.0 16.0 33.0

Persons who completed temporary jobs

881 100.0 32.2 29.4 38.4 10.0 28.4

Job leavers

875 100.0 39.0 26.1 34.9 10.9 24.0

Reentrants

2,604 100.0 28.9 28.5 42.6 14.2 28.4

New entrants

1,122 100.0 30.9 37.5 31.6 9.4 22.3

Men, 20 years and over

3,779 100.0 28.7 27.9 43.4 13.3 30.2

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,138 100.0 32.3 27.6 40.1 12.7 27.4

On temporary layoff

409 100.0 64.4 27.4 8.2 4.8 3.4

Not on temporary layoff

1,729 100.0 24.7 27.6 47.7 14.6 33.1

Permanent job losers

1,218 100.0 22.0 27.3 50.7 17.4 33.3

Persons who completed temporary jobs

511 100.0 31.0 28.3 40.6 7.8 32.8

Job leavers

390 100.0 36.8 24.8 38.4 12.1 26.3

Reentrants

1,036 100.0 20.9 29.4 49.7 16.1 33.6

New entrants

215 100.0 15.7 29.1 55.2 7.1 48.1

Women, 20 years and over

3,854 100.0 33.6 31.1 35.3 11.1 24.2

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1,927 100.0 34.8 34.9 30.3 9.5 20.8

On temporary layoff

682 100.0 45.9 49.2 4.8 3.2 1.6

Not on temporary layoff

1,245 100.0 28.7 27.1 44.2 12.9 31.4

Permanent job losers

912 100.0 27.1 25.2 47.7 13.6 34.1

Persons who completed temporary jobs

333 100.0 32.9 32.4 34.8 10.9 23.9

Job leavers

418 100.0 38.2 28.6 33.2 10.4 22.8

Reentrants

1,277 100.0 33.1 25.2 41.7 13.2 28.5

New entrants

232 100.0 17.4 37.2 45.4 14.3 31.1

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

1,172 100.0 42.1 37.2 20.7 10.3 10.4

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

139 100.0 49.7 26.5 23.8 17.1 6.7

On temporary layoff

49 100.0 - - - - -

Not on temporary layoff

90 100.0 29.8 35.3 34.9 26.4 8.5

Permanent job losers

53 100.0 - - - - -

Persons who completed temporary jobs

37 100.0 - - - - -

Job leavers

67 100.0 - - - - -

Reentrants

291 100.0 39.1 39.6 21.3 12.3 9.0

New entrants

675 100.0 40.3 40.3 19.4 8.4 11.0

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 07, 2015