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 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

7,413 100.0 29.2 23.6 47.2 18.8 28.5

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,716 100.0 30.7 23.0 46.3 20.6 25.7

On temporary layoff

748 100.0 50.3 21.9 27.8 21.0 6.8

Not on temporary layoff

2,968 100.0 25.7 23.3 50.9 20.5 30.5

Permanent job losers

2,065 100.0 25.3 22.5 52.2 20.2 32.0

Persons who completed temporary jobs

903 100.0 26.6 25.3 48.1 21.2 26.9

Job leavers

810 100.0 36.6 27.7 35.7 14.4 21.3

Reentrants

2,163 100.0 23.4 23.2 53.4 18.2 35.2

New entrants

724 100.0 30.7 23.0 46.4 15.9 30.5

Men, 20 years and over

3,628 100.0 26.9 22.8 50.3 19.7 30.6

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,229 100.0 30.3 23.3 46.4 19.9 26.5

On temporary layoff

414 100.0 46.3 22.5 31.1 24.0 7.2

Not on temporary layoff

1,815 100.0 26.7 23.5 49.9 19.0 30.9

Permanent job losers

1,247 100.0 27.2 22.6 50.2 17.9 32.3

Persons who completed temporary jobs

568 100.0 25.6 25.3 49.1 21.3 27.8

Job leavers

397 100.0 33.3 28.8 37.9 14.7 23.2

Reentrants

865 100.0 16.8 18.5 64.7 21.7 42.9

New entrants

137 100.0 14.8 25.6 59.5 18.5 41.0

Women, 20 years and over

2,983 100.0 27.8 23.5 48.7 19.2 29.5

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1,364 100.0 30.7 22.1 47.3 22.1 25.1

On temporary layoff

285 100.0 55.1 20.6 24.3 18.3 6.0

Not on temporary layoff

1,079 100.0 24.2 22.5 53.3 23.1 30.2

Permanent job losers

785 100.0 21.5 22.2 56.3 24.5 31.8

Persons who completed temporary jobs

294 100.0 31.5 23.3 45.3 19.5 25.8

Job leavers

379 100.0 36.5 27.0 36.4 15.3 21.2

Reentrants

1,037 100.0 23.2 24.0 52.8 17.2 35.6

New entrants

203 100.0 15.8 23.9 60.3 17.1 43.2

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

802 100.0 44.9 27.3 27.7 12.8 14.9

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

123 100.0 36.9 29.4 33.7 16.1 17.6

On temporary layoff

48 100.0 - - - - -

Not on temporary layoff

74 100.0 - - - - -

Permanent job losers

33 100.0 - - - - -

Persons who completed temporary jobs

41 100.0 - - - - -

Job leavers

34 100.0 - - - - -

Reentrants

261 100.0 45.7 35.5 18.7 10.7 8.1

New entrants

384 100.0 44.2 21.5 34.3 14.3 20.0

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: May 06, 2016