Table A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
June
2017
May
2018
June
2018
June
2017
Feb.
2018
Mar.
2018
Apr.
2018
May
2018
June
2018

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,359 2,493 3,022 3,447 3,279 3,146 2,958 2,854 3,065

On temporary layoff

926 533 952 907 878 865 862 803 906

Not on temporary layoff

2,433 1,960 2,070 2,539 2,401 2,281 2,096 2,052 2,159

Permanent job losers

1,700 1,380 1,422 1,765 1,709 1,645 1,418 1,439 1,486

Persons who completed temporary jobs

733 580 647 774 692 637 678 612 673

Job leavers

779 801 776 816 780 864 815 852 811

Reentrants

2,131 1,933 2,184 2,055 1,948 1,967 2,009 1,882 2,086

New entrants

981 529 829 680 704 625 623 571 578

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

46.3 43.3 44.4 49.3 48.9 47.7 46.2 46.3 46.9

On temporary layoff

12.8 9.3 14.0 13.0 13.1 13.1 13.5 13.0 13.9

Not on temporary layoff

33.6 34.1 30.4 36.3 35.8 34.6 32.7 33.3 33.0

Job leavers

10.7 13.9 11.4 11.7 11.6 13.1 12.7 13.8 12.4

Reentrants

29.4 33.6 32.1 29.4 29.0 29.8 31.4 30.6 31.9

New entrants

13.5 9.2 12.2 9.7 10.5 9.5 9.7 9.3 8.8

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2.1 1.5 1.9 2.2 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.9

Job leavers

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5

Reentrants

1.3 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3

New entrants

0.6 0.3 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: July 06, 2018