Table 4. Long-tenured displaced workers (1) by industry and class of worker of lost job and employment status in January 2018

Table 4. Long-tenured displaced workers(1) by industry and class of worker of lost job and employment status in January 2018
(Numbers in thousands)
Industry and class of worker of lost job Total Percent distribution by employment status
Total Employed Unemployed Not in the
labor force

Total, 20 years and over(2)

2,981 100.0 66.4 14.4 19.3

Agriculture and related industries wage and salary workers

35 100.0 - - -

Nonagricultural industries wage and salary workers

2,893 100.0 66.9 13.9 19.2

Private nonagricultural wage and salary workers

2,772 100.0 66.9 14.0 19.1

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

96 100.0 54.1 13.4 32.5

Construction

165 100.0 60.9 15.5 23.6

Manufacturing

479 100.0 64.7 13.7 21.7

Durable goods manufacturing

313 100.0 67.5 8.6 23.9

Primary metals and fabricated metal products

48 100.0 - - -

Machinery manufacturing

67 100.0 - - -

Computers and electronic products

52 100.0 - - -

Electrical equipment and appliances

29 100.0 - - -

Transportation equipment

58 100.0 - - -

Miscellaneous manufacturing

49 100.0 - - -

Other durable goods industries

11 100.0 - - -

Nondurable goods manufacturing

166 100.0 59.3 23.3 17.4

Food manufacturing

46 100.0 - - -

Textiles, apparel, and leather

14 100.0 - - -

Paper and printing

32 100.0 - - -

Other nondurable goods industries

73 100.0 - - -

Wholesale and retail trade

479 100.0 67.7 10.6 21.7

Wholesale trade

122 100.0 67.4 11.7 20.9

Retail trade

357 100.0 67.9 10.2 21.9

Transportation and utilities(3)

88 100.0 64.7 18.4 16.8

Transportation and warehousing

73 100.0 - - -

Information(3)

98 100.0 47.3 38.9 13.8

Telecommunications

38 100.0 - - -

Financial activities

205 100.0 68.1 15.9 16.0

Finance and insurance

152 100.0 64.0 21.4 14.6

Finance

73 100.0 - - -

Insurance

80 100.0 51.6 29.5 18.9

Real estate and rental and leasing

53 100.0 - - -

Professional and business services

439 100.0 67.3 15.9 16.8

Professional and technical services

328 100.0 68.3 16.2 15.5

Management, administrative, and waste services

112 100.0 64.5 15.1 20.5

Education and health services

368 100.0 77.5 10.0 12.5

Educational services

98 100.0 67.5 19.1 13.4

Health care and social assistance(3)

270 100.0 81.2 6.7 12.1

Hospitals

62 100.0 - - -

Health services, except hospitals

173 100.0 83.9 4.6 11.4

Leisure and hospitality(3)

234 100.0 65.9 10.3 23.8

Accommodation and food services(3)

188 100.0 65.8 11.7 22.6

Food services and drinking places

159 100.0 59.6 13.8 26.6

Other services

108 100.0 76.0 10.9 13.1

Government wage and salary workers

120 100.0 66.7 9.9 23.4

(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) Total includes a small number of unpaid family workers and persons who did not report industry or class of worker of lost job, not shown separately.
(3) Includes other industries, not shown separately.

Note: Data not shown where base is less than 75,000.

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Last Modified Date: August 28, 2018