Table 1. Long-tenured displaced workers (1) by age, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and employment status in January 2014

Table 1. Long-tenured displaced workers (1) by age, sex, race, Hispanic or Latino ethnicity, and
employment status in January 2014

(Numbers in thousands)
                                                                                                         
                                                                                                         
                                                         Percent distribution by employment status       
   Age, sex, race, and Hispanic                                                                          
        or Latino ethnicity             Total                                                            
                                                      Total        Employed     Unemployed    Not in the 
                                                                                             labor force 
                                                                                                         
                                                                                                         
               TOTAL                                                                                     
                                                                                                         
    Total, 20 years and over.......      4,292        100.0          61.3          20.8          17.9    
20 to 24 years.....................         91        100.0          58.7          24.6          16.7    
25 to 54 years.....................      2,897        100.0          68.2          20.2          11.6    
55 to 64 years.....................      1,004        100.0          53.2          24.3          22.5    
65 years and over..................        301        100.0          22.5          13.7          63.7    
                                                                                                         
                Men                                                                                      
                                                                                                         
    Total, 20 years and over.......      2,390        100.0          64.1          21.6          14.3    
20 to 24 years.....................         42        100.0          (2)           (2)           (2)     
25 to 54 years.....................      1,659        100.0          69.8          21.5           8.7    
55 to 64 years.....................        525        100.0          57.6          26.2          16.3    
65 years and over..................        164        100.0          23.9           8.5          67.6    
                                                                                                         
               Women                                                                                     
                                                                                                         
    Total, 20 years and over.......      1,902        100.0          57.7          19.9          22.4    
20 to 24 years.....................         49        100.0          (2)           (2)           (2)     
25 to 54 years.....................      1,237        100.0          66.0          18.6          15.4    
55 to 64 years.....................        479        100.0          48.4          22.3          29.3    
65 years and over..................        137        100.0          20.9          20.0          59.1    
                                                                                                         
               White                                                                                     
                                                                                                         
    Total, 20 years and over.......      3,499        100.0          62.2          20.1          17.6    
Men................................      1,966        100.0          64.4          21.5          14.1    
Women..............................      1,533        100.0          59.4          18.5          22.1    
                                                                                                         
     Black or African American                                                                           
                                                                                                         
    Total, 20 years and over.......        465        100.0          54.6          30.6          14.8    
Men................................        209        100.0          63.0          26.7          10.3    
Women..............................        256        100.0          47.7          33.7          18.5    
                                                                                                         
               Asian                                                                                     
                                                                                                         
    Total, 20 years and over.......        192        100.0          58.7          15.1          26.2    
Men................................        120        100.0          61.9          18.7          19.5    
Women..............................         71        100.0          (2)           (2)           (2)     
                                                                                                         
   Hispanic or Latino ethnicity                                                                          
                                                                                                         
    Total, 20 years and over.......        685        100.0          64.5          20.7          14.8    
Men................................        413        100.0          70.8          20.6           8.6    
Women..............................        273        100.0          54.9          20.9          24.2    

   1 Data refer to persons who had 3 or more years of tenure on a job they had lost or left between
January 2011 and December 2013 because of plant or company closings or moves, insufficient work, or the
abolishment of their positions or shifts.
   2 Data not shown where base is less than 75,000.
   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.



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