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
July
2015
July
2016
July
2015
July
2016
July
2015
July
2016
July
2015
July
2016

Total, 16 years and over

8,805 8,267 100.0 100.0 7,245 6,721 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,870 2,476 32.6 30.0 2,178 1,828 30.1 27.2

5 to 14 weeks

2,690 2,731 30.5 33.0 2,149 2,177 29.7 32.4

5 to 10 weeks

1,937 2,018 22.0 24.4 1,501 1,558 20.7 23.2

11 to 14 weeks

753 713 8.6 8.6 648 619 9.0 9.2

15 weeks and over

3,245 3,060 36.9 37.0 2,918 2,716 40.3 40.4

15 to 26 weeks

1,049 1,033 11.9 12.5 940 877 13.0 13.1

27 weeks and over

2,196 2,027 24.9 24.5 1,977 1,839 27.3 27.4

27 to 51 weeks

809 705 9.2 8.5 727 641 10.0 9.5

52 weeks and over

1,387 1,322 15.7 16.0 1,251 1,197 17.3 17.8

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

26.5 26.3 - - 28.7 28.7 - -

Median duration, in weeks

9.4 9.6 - - 10.3 10.4 - -

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 05, 2016