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
Jan.
2014
Jan.
2015
Jan.
2014
Jan.
2015
Jan.
2014
Jan.
2015
Jan.
2014
Jan.
2015

Total, 16 years and over

10,855 9,498 100.0 100.0 9,254 7,976 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,876 2,780 26.5 29.3 2,160 2,130 23.3 26.7

5 to 14 weeks

2,587 2,468 23.8 26.0 2,188 2,032 23.6 25.5

5 to 10 weeks

1,704 1,572 15.7 16.5 1,455 1,270 15.7 15.9

11 to 14 weeks

883 896 8.1 9.4 733 762 7.9 9.6

15 weeks and over

5,392 4,250 49.7 44.7 4,906 3,813 53.0 47.8

15 to 26 weeks

1,702 1,396 15.7 14.7 1,502 1,228 16.2 15.4

27 weeks and over

3,690 2,853 34.0 30.0 3,405 2,585 36.8 32.4

27 to 51 weeks

1,238 994 11.4 10.5 1,139 903 12.3 11.3

52 weeks and over

2,452 1,859 22.6 19.6 2,266 1,682 24.5 21.1

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

33.3 30.3 - - 35.5 32.4 - -

Median duration, in weeks

14.3 12.3 - - 16.5 13.6 - -

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: February 06, 2015