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
Aug.
2013
Aug.
2014
Aug.
2013
Aug.
2014
Aug.
2013
Aug.
2014
Aug.
2013
Aug.
2014

Total, 16 years and over

11,462 9,787 100.0 100.0 9,731 8,075 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,523 2,664 22.0 27.2 1,888 1,964 19.4 24.3

5 to 14 weeks

3,116 2,802 27.2 28.6 2,490 2,266 25.6 28.1

5 to 10 weeks

1,907 1,888 16.6 19.3 1,515 1,480 15.6 18.3

11 to 14 weeks

1,209 914 10.6 9.3 975 786 10.0 9.7

15 weeks and over

5,822 4,321 50.8 44.1 5,353 3,845 55.0 47.6

15 to 26 weeks

1,525 1,354 13.3 13.8 1,362 1,206 14.0 14.9

27 weeks and over

4,297 2,967 37.5 30.3 3,992 2,639 41.0 32.7

27 to 51 weeks

1,329 864 11.6 8.8 1,224 763 12.6 9.4

52 weeks and over

2,967 2,102 25.9 21.5 2,768 1,876 28.4 23.2

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

36.6 31.2 - - 39.5 33.7 - -

Median duration, in weeks

15.2 12.0 - - 18.7 13.5 - -

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: September 05, 2014