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
June
2015
June
2016
June
2015
June
2016
June
2015
June
2016
June
2015
June
2016

Total, 16 years and over

8,638 8,144 100.0 100.0 7,034 6,627 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

3,102 3,206 35.9 39.4 2,279 2,356 32.4 35.6

5 to 14 weeks

2,167 1,969 25.1 24.2 1,805 1,613 25.7 24.3

5 to 10 weeks

1,484 1,374 17.2 16.9 1,213 1,121 17.2 16.9

11 to 14 weeks

683 594 7.9 7.3 592 491 8.4 7.4

15 weeks and over

3,369 2,970 39.0 36.5 2,950 2,658 41.9 40.1

15 to 26 weeks

1,316 1,066 15.2 13.1 1,153 927 16.4 14.0

27 weeks and over

2,052 1,904 23.8 23.4 1,797 1,731 25.5 26.1

27 to 51 weeks

699 554 8.1 6.8 586 511 8.3 7.7

52 weeks and over

1,353 1,350 15.7 16.6 1,211 1,220 17.2 18.4

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

26.2 25.7 - - 28.0 27.8 - -

Median duration, in weeks

9.4 8.3 - - 10.7 9.7 - -

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: July 08, 2016