HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-25. Persons at work 1 to 34 hours in all and in nonagricultural industries by reason for working less than 35 hours and usual full- or part-time status
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason for working less than 35 hours June 2019
All industries Nonagricultural industries
Total Usually
work
full time
Usually
work
part time
Total Usually
work
full time
Usually
work
part time

Total, at work 1 to 34 hours

33,061 9,495 23,567 32,566 9,381 23,186

Economic reasons

4,602 1,590 3,012 4,529 1,556 2,973

Slack work or business conditions

2,837 1,253 1,584 2,787 1,227 1,560

Could only find part-time work

1,360 - 1,360 1,347 - 1,347

Seasonal work

250 183 67 241 175 65

Job started or ended during week

155 155 - 155 155 -

Noneconomic reasons

28,460 7,905 20,555 28,037 7,824 20,213

Child-care problems

1,038 68 970 1,026 68 959

Other family or personal obligations

4,835 625 4,210 4,765 621 4,144

Health or medical limitations

1,180 - 1,180 1,163 - 1,163

In school or training

5,348 91 5,257 5,284 91 5,193

Retired or Social Security limit on earnings

2,650 - 2,650 2,561 - 2,561

Vacation or personal day

4,651 4,651 - 4,613 4,613 -

Holiday, legal or religious

124 124 - 123 123 -

Weather-related curtailment

249 249 - 223 223 -

All other reasons

8,384 2,097 6,287 8,279 2,086 6,193

Average hours, economic reasons

23.1 23.4 23.0 23.1 23.4 22.9

Average hours, noneconomic reasons

21.3 23.8 20.3 21.3 23.8 20.3

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 05, 2019