Table 3. Long-tenured displaced workers (1) by whether they received written advance notice, reason for job loss, and employment status in January 2018

Table 3. Long-tenured displaced workers(1) by whether they received written advance notice, reason for job loss, and employment status in January 2018
(Numbers in thousands)
Characteristic Total Percent distribution by employment status
Total Employed Unemployed Not in the
labor force

Total

Total, 20 years and over(2)

2,981 100.0 66.4 14.4 19.3

Received written advance notice

1,272 100.0 65.9 14.2 19.9

Did not receive written advance notice

1,650 100.0 66.7 14.5 18.8

Plant or company closed down or moved

Total, 20 years and over(2)

1,093 100.0 70.4 9.6 19.9

Received written advance notice

632 100.0 68.7 11.8 19.5

Did not receive written advance notice

432 100.0 73.3 6.2 20.6

Insufficient work

Total, 20 years and over(2)

786 100.0 66.1 14.2 19.7

Received written advance notice

206 100.0 60.1 15.5 24.4

Did not receive written advance notice

576 100.0 68.0 13.8 18.2

Position or shift abolished

Total, 20 years and over(2)

1,103 100.0 62.5 19.2 18.2

Received written advance notice

435 100.0 64.6 17.0 18.3

Did not receive written advance notice

643 100.0 61.1 20.8 18.1

(1) Data refer to persons who had 3 or more years of tenure on a job they had lost or left between January 2015 and December 2017 because of plant or company closings or moves, insufficient work, or the abolishment of their positions or shifts.
(2) Includes a small number who did not report information on advance notice.

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Last Modified Date: August 28, 2018