HOUSEHOLD DATA ANNUAL AVERAGES 34. Unemployed jobseekers by sex, reason for unemployment, and active jobsearch methods used ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ | | 1995 | _______________________________________________________________________________ | | | | Thousands of | Methods used as a percent of total jobseekers | | persons | | | | | _______________ _______________________________________________________ | | | | | | | | | |Average Sex and reason | | | | Sent | | | | | |number | | | | out |Placed | | | | | of | Total | Total |Emplo- |resumes| or |Friends|Public |Private| |methods | unem- | job- | yer | or |answe- | or |employ-|employ-| Other | used |ployed |seekers| dire- |filled | red |relati-| ment | ment | | | | | ctly | out | ads | ves |agency |agency | | | | | |applica| | | | | | | | | | tions | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ | | | | | | | | | | Total, 16 years and over.........................| 7,404| 6,375| 65.3 | 45.1 | 18.5 | 17.3 | 18.8 | 6.5 | 7.9 | 1.80 Job losers and persons who completed temporary | | | | | | | | | | jobs 1/............................................| 3,476| 2,446| 68.5 | 44.4 | 22.8 | 21.0 | 25.7 | 8.7 | 8.7 | 2.06 _ Job leavers........................................| 824| 824| 66.6 | 48.1 | 21.1 | 17.4 | 19.3 | 7.5 | 7.2 | 1.88 Reentrants.........................................| 2,525| 2,525| 62.6 | 44.2 | 15.2 | 14.2 | 14.2 | 5.0 | 7.9 | 1.63 New entrants.......................................| 579| 579| 61.9 | 48.1 | 10.8 | 15.6 | 8.9 | 2.9 | 5.6 | 1.54 | | | | | | | | | | Men, 16 years and over...........................| 3,983| 3,336| 66.8 | 42.8 | 18.1 | 19.5 | 20.1 | 6.5 | 8.9 | 1.83 Job losers and persons who completed temporary | | | | | | | | | | jobs 1/............................................| 2,190| 1,543| 70.1 | 40.9 | 21.6 | 22.8 | 26.3 | 8.0 | 9.7 | 2.05 Job leavers........................................| 407| 407| 67.2 | 44.3 | 21.8 | 18.5 | 20.9 | 7.3 | 6.9 | 1.87 Reentrants.........................................| 1,113| 1,113| 63.0 | 43.5 | 13.8 | 16.3 | 13.8 | 5.0 | 9.2 | 1.65 New entrants.......................................| 273| 273| 63.7 | 48.3 | 9.8 | 15.0 | 9.3 | 2.7 | 5.7 | 1.54 | | | | | | | | | | Women, 16 years and over.........................| 3,421| 3,039| 63.6 | 47.7 | 18.9 | 15.0 | 17.4 | 6.6 | 6.8 | 1.76 Job losers and persons who completed temporary | | | | | | | | | | jobs 1/............................................| 1,286| 904| 65.7 | 50.3 | 24.8 | 17.9 | 24.6 | 9.8 | 7.0 | 2.08 Job leavers........................................| 417| 417| 66.1 | 51.9 | 20.5 | 16.3 | 17.8 | 7.6 | 7.4 | 1.88 Reentrants.........................................| 1,412| 1,412| 62.2 | 44.7 | 16.3 | 12.5 | 14.6 | 4.9 | 6.8 | 1.62 New entrants.......................................| 306| 306| 60.3 | 48.0 | 11.6 | 16.2 | 8.6 | 3.0 | 5.4 | 1.59 | | | | | | | | | | ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 1/ Data on the number of jobseekers and the jobsearch methods used exclude persons on temporary layoff. NOTE: The jobseeker total is less than the total unemployed because it does not include persons on temporary layoff. The percent using each method will always total more than 100 because many jobseekers use more than one method.