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
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014

Total, 16 years and over

10,885 8,962 100.0 100.0 9,237 7,321 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,588 2,341 23.8 26.1 1,874 1,560 20.3 21.3

5 to 14 weeks

2,527 2,379 23.2 26.5 2,136 1,970 23.1 26.9

5 to 10 weeks

1,599 1,465 14.7 16.3 1,342 1,214 14.5 16.6

11 to 14 weeks

927 914 8.5 10.2 794 756 8.6 10.3

15 weeks and over

5,770 4,242 53.0 47.3 5,227 3,792 56.6 51.8

15 to 26 weeks

1,683 1,332 15.5 14.9 1,479 1,195 16.0 16.3

27 weeks and over

4,087 2,910 37.6 32.5 3,747 2,596 40.6 35.5

27 to 51 weeks

1,240 913 11.4 10.2 1,146 835 12.4 11.4

52 weeks and over

2,847 1,997 26.2 22.3 2,601 1,762 28.2 24.1

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

37.6 32.1 - - 39.9 34.8 - -

Median duration, in weeks

16.6 13.5 - - 19.0 15.7 - -

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: October 03, 2014