HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-37. Unemployed persons by occupation, industry, and duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation and industry June 2017
Unemployed Weeks of unemployment
Total Less
than
5 weeks
5 to 14
weeks
15 weeks and over Average
(mean)
duration
Median
duration
Total 15 to 26
weeks
27 weeks
and over

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

1,440 628 330 482 138 344 25.6 7.4

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

504 147 161 196 50 146 31.0 10.1

Professional and related occupations

936 481 169 286 88 198 22.7 4.4

Service occupations

1,540 613 399 528 182 347 20.5 7.5

Sales and office occupations

1,503 568 370 565 219 346 25.2 9.0

Sales and related occupations

797 319 200 278 89 189 23.2 8.3

Office and administrative support occupations

706 249 170 287 130 157 27.5 10.0

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

747 290 161 296 93 203 25.4 9.3

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

95 43 22 31 12 19 13.8 10.8

Construction and extraction occupations

459 173 102 183 61 123 25.1 8.9

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

192 73 37 82 20 62 32.1 9.8

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,027 426 247 354 153 202 21.5 8.2

Production occupations

466 197 129 140 47 93 19.2 7.8

Transportation and material moving occupations

560 229 117 214 106 109 23.5 8.5

INDUSTRY(1)

Agriculture and related industries

107 45 25 37 12 25 18.6 10.7

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

25 11 0 14 0 14 - -

Construction

434 167 104 164 73 91 20.8 8.2

Manufacturing

533 176 138 218 72 146 28.1 10.3

Durable goods

339 115 91 133 50 83 25.7 10.1

Nondurable goods

193 61 47 85 22 63 32.4 10.6

Wholesale and retail trade

1,000 375 291 334 116 218 21.0 8.5

Transportation and utilities

259 100 52 107 62 45 21.7 8.8

Information

122 20 43 59 18 41 41.0 13.6

Financial activities

260 80 53 128 14 113 40.7 14.2

Professional and business services

721 246 205 270 85 185 22.8 9.2

Education and health services

1,139 644 197 298 113 185 19.8 4.0

Leisure and hospitality

938 386 240 312 148 164 18.2 7.7

Other services

269 126 53 90 34 56 22.9 5.2

Public administration

169 51 33 85 26 59 36.2 15.0

No previous work experience

981 533 229 218 82 136 17.3 4.2

Footnotes
(1) Includes wage and salary workers only.

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 07, 2017