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.
2014
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2015

Total, 16 years and over

10,537 8,682 100.0 100.0 8,963 7,288 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,064 2,108 19.6 24.3 1,489 1,521 16.6 20.9

5 to 14 weeks

2,766 2,511 26.2 28.9 2,341 2,083 26.1 28.6

5 to 10 weeks

1,667 1,648 15.8 19.0 1,368 1,334 15.3 18.3

11 to 14 weeks

1,098 863 10.4 9.9 973 749 10.9 10.3

15 weeks and over

5,708 4,064 54.2 46.8 5,132 3,684 57.3 50.5

15 to 26 weeks

1,913 1,428 18.2 16.5 1,710 1,273 19.1 17.5

27 weeks and over

3,795 2,635 36.0 30.4 3,422 2,411 38.2 33.1

27 to 51 weeks

1,180 898 11.2 10.3 1,032 814 11.5 11.2

52 weeks and over

2,616 1,737 24.8 20.0 2,390 1,597 26.7 21.9

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

36.2 31.3 - - 38.2 33.8 - -

Median duration, in weeks

17.3 13.2 - - 18.9 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: April 03, 2015