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
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2016

Total, 16 years and over

8,682 8,116 100.0 100.0 7,288 6,749 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,108 2,083 24.3 25.7 1,521 1,532 20.9 22.7

5 to 14 weeks

2,511 2,382 28.9 29.3 2,083 1,947 28.6 28.9

5 to 10 weeks

1,648 1,501 19.0 18.5 1,334 1,216 18.3 18.0

11 to 14 weeks

863 880 9.9 10.8 749 731 10.3 10.8

15 weeks and over

4,064 3,651 46.8 45.0 3,684 3,269 50.5 48.4

15 to 26 weeks

1,428 1,346 16.5 16.6 1,273 1,181 17.5 17.5

27 weeks and over

2,635 2,305 30.4 28.4 2,411 2,088 33.1 30.9

27 to 51 weeks

898 830 10.3 10.2 814 750 11.2 11.1

52 weeks and over

1,737 1,476 20.0 18.2 1,597 1,338 21.9 19.8

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

31.3 29.1 - - 33.8 31.4 - -

Median duration, in weeks

13.2 12.7 - - 14.9 13.9 - -

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: April 01, 2016