HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-35. Unemployed total and full-time workers by duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Duration Total Full-time workers
Unemployed Percent distribution Unemployed Percent distribution
Apr.
2014
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2014
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2014
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2014
Apr.
2015

Total, 16 years and over

9,079 7,966 100.0 100.0 7,680 6,619 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

1,993 2,235 22.0 28.1 1,488 1,673 19.4 25.3

5 to 14 weeks

1,946 1,930 21.4 24.2 1,587 1,599 20.7 24.2

5 to 10 weeks

1,221 1,201 13.4 15.1 991 955 12.9 14.4

11 to 14 weeks

726 728 8.0 9.1 596 644 7.8 9.7

15 weeks and over

5,139 3,802 56.6 47.7 4,606 3,347 60.0 50.6

15 to 26 weeks

1,653 1,238 18.2 15.5 1,417 1,078 18.5 16.3

27 weeks and over

3,486 2,564 38.4 32.2 3,188 2,269 41.5 34.3

27 to 51 weeks

1,184 785 13.0 9.9 1,080 696 14.1 10.5

52 weeks and over

2,303 1,779 25.4 22.3 2,109 1,573 27.5 23.8

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

37.1 32.8 - - 39.5 34.4 - -

Median duration, in weeks

18.4 13.5 - - 20.3 14.9 - -

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