HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-37. Unemployed persons by occupation, industry, and duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation and industry June 2019
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

1,540 677 369 493 148 345 20.8 6.7

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

519 154 144 222 55 167 25.9 11.5

Professional and related occupations

1,020 524 225 272 93 178 18.2 4.4

Service occupations

1,230 488 365 377 147 230 18.3 7.0

Sales and office occupations

1,295 440 347 509 237 272 22.6 9.9

Sales and related occupations

534 220 115 199 94 104 20.7 8.3

Office and administrative support occupations

761 219 232 310 142 168 24.0 10.8

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

606 239 154 214 91 123 20.7 8.0

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

90 32 21 37 17 20 18.3 8.5

Construction and extraction occupations

364 157 91 116 51 66 17.7 7.4

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

152 50 42 60 23 38 29.4 9.2

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

837 309 254 273 81 192 21.5 8.4

Production occupations

309 115 105 89 26 64 17.0 7.8

Transportation and material moving occupations

528 195 149 184 55 128 24.1 9.4

INDUSTRY(1)

Agriculture and related industries

96 31 30 35 17 18 16.3 8.4

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

24 10 7 8 3 5 - -

Construction

394 146 108 140 58 82 25.1 8.8

Manufacturing

463 147 158 158 46 111 20.2 9.1

Durable goods

298 92 112 94 31 63 19.9 9.0

Nondurable goods

165 55 46 64 15 48 20.7 9.3

Wholesale and retail trade

779 274 195 310 130 180 23.8 9.5

Transportation and utilities

295 109 81 105 28 78 23.9 7.9

Information

70 26 21 23 12 11 - -

Financial activities

203 73 45 86 28 57 32.1 11.2

Professional and business services

660 190 140 330 94 236 26.1 14.5

Education and health services

1,208 639 333 236 113 123 13.1 4.3

Leisure and hospitality

756 302 241 213 90 123 16.6 6.2

Other services

200 71 44 85 37 48 23.1 10.2

Public administration

131 24 50 57 19 39 32.3 12.4

No previous work experience

754 458 141 154 33 120 15.2 3.6

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 05, 2019