HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-33. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, race, and Hispanic or Latino ethnicity
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason White Black or
African
American
Asian Hispanic
or Latino
ethnicity
June
2018
June
2019
June
2018
June
2019
June
2018
June
2019
June
2018
June
2019

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Total unemployed

4,706 4,422 1,352 1,262 349 239 1,306 1,268

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,141 1,921 604 539 127 115 608 522

On temporary layoff

725 670 134 103 24 27 203 127

Not on temporary layoff

1,415 1,251 470 436 104 88 406 394

Permanent job losers

969 896 311 278 89 68 257 257

Persons who completed temporary jobs

446 356 159 158 15 20 149 137

Job leavers

576 656 110 150 56 31 119 166

Reentrants

1,507 1,321 420 424 105 68 409 404

New entrants

482 524 218 149 61 25 170 176

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Total unemployed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

45.5 43.4 44.7 42.7 36.5 48.0 46.6 41.1

On temporary layoff

15.4 15.1 9.9 8.1 6.8 11.2 15.5 10.0

Not on temporary layoff

30.1 28.3 34.8 34.6 29.7 36.8 31.1 31.1

Job leavers

12.2 14.8 8.1 11.9 15.9 13.1 9.1 13.1

Reentrants

32.0 29.9 31.1 33.6 30.2 28.6 31.3 31.9

New entrants

10.2 11.9 16.1 11.8 17.4 10.3 13.0 13.9

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1.7 1.5 2.9 2.6 1.2 1.1 2.1 1.8

Job leavers

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.4 0.6

Reentrants

1.2 1.0 2.0 2.1 1.0 0.6 1.4 1.4

New entrants

0.4 0.4 1.1 0.7 0.6 0.2 0.6 0.6

NOTE: Estimates for the above race groups (White, Black or African American, and Asian) do not sum to totals because data are not presented for all races. Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: July 05, 2019