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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-34. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, sex, age, and duration of unemployment
[Percent distribution]
Reason, sex, and age April 2022
Total unemployed Duration of unemployment
Thousands of
persons
Percent Less than
5 weeks
5 to 14
weeks
15 weeks and over
Total 15 to 26
weeks
27 weeks
and over

Total, 16 years and over

5,458 100.0 34.7 24.6 40.7 14.9 25.7

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,650 100.0 35.9 21.6 42.5 16.5 26.0

On temporary layoff

731 100.0 62.5 10.1 27.4 15.2 12.2

Not on temporary layoff

1,919 100.0 25.7 26.0 48.3 17.0 31.3

Permanent job losers

1,373 100.0 24.3 26.3 49.4 15.8 33.6

Persons who completed temporary jobs

546 100.0 29.3 25.3 45.5 20.0 25.5

Job leavers

752 100.0 45.0 26.6 28.4 16.6 11.8

Reentrants

1,654 100.0 29.7 27.6 42.7 11.9 30.8

New entrants

402 100.0 28.2 28.9 42.9 13.4 29.5

Men, 20 years and over

2,834 100.0 30.9 23.7 45.3 16.2 29.1

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1,572 100.0 33.9 21.3 44.8 17.3 27.5

On temporary layoff

402 100.0 57.5 10.8 31.8 20.6 11.1

Not on temporary layoff

1,170 100.0 25.8 24.9 49.3 16.1 33.1

Permanent job losers

815 100.0 23.6 26.5 49.9 13.9 36.0

Persons who completed temporary jobs

354 100.0 30.8 21.4 47.8 21.3 26.5

Job leavers

376 100.0 40.6 27.2 32.2 17.4 14.8

Reentrants

718 100.0 23.4 24.0 52.5 13.0 39.6

New entrants

167 100.0 13.3 37.1 49.5 17.5 32.0

Women, 20 years and over

2,069 100.0 35.5 26.3 38.2 13.6 24.6

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

970 100.0 35.4 23.9 40.7 14.2 26.5

On temporary layoff

278 100.0 65.8 10.9 23.3 7.3 16.0

Not on temporary layoff

693 100.0 23.1 29.1 47.7 17.0 30.7

Permanent job losers

520 100.0 23.4 27.8 48.8 16.6 32.2

Persons who completed temporary jobs

172 100.0 22.4 33.1 44.5 18.3 26.2

Job leavers

311 100.0 48.1 26.3 25.6 15.0 10.6

Reentrants

725 100.0 30.8 30.4 38.8 12.1 26.7

New entrants

63 100.0 - - - - -

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

555 100.0 51.1 23.1 25.8 13.3 12.5

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

108 100.0 69.5 4.8 25.7 25.7 0.0

On temporary layoff

51 100.0 - - - - -

Not on temporary layoff

57 100.0 - - - - -

Permanent job losers

37 100.0 - - - - -

Persons who completed temporary jobs

19 100.0 - - - - -

Job leavers

65 100.0 - - - - -

Reentrants

210 100.0 47.7 29.7 22.6 8.1 14.5

New entrants

173 100.0 41.9 26.1 31.9 9.4 22.6

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: May 06, 2022