Table 7. Long-tenured displaced workers (1) who lost full-time wage and salary jobs and were reemployed in January 2016 by industry of lost job and characteristics of new job

Table 7. Long-tenured displaced workers (1) who lost full-time wage and salary jobs and were reemployed in January
2016 by industry of lost job and characteristics of new job
(In thousands)
                                                                                                                      
                                                                     Reemployed in January 2016                       
                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                      
                                                                     Wage and salary workers                          
                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                      
                                                                                Full time                             
                                                                                                               Self-  
  Industry and class of worker of lost job                                                                    employed
                                              Total                   Earnings relative to those of lost job    and   
                                                       Part                                                    unpaid 
                                                       time                                                    family 
                                                              Total      20      Below,   Equal or     20     workers 
                                                               (2)    percent     but      above,   percent           
                                                                      or more  within 20    but     or more           
                                                                       below    percent  within 20   above            
                                                                                          percent                     
                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                      
    Total who lost full-time wage and salary                                                                          
     jobs (3)................................  1,838     231   1,470      340       239       391       258       137 
Agriculture and related industries wage and                                                                           
 salary workers.............................      10       3       1        1      -         -         -            5 
Nonagricultural industries wage and salary                                                                            
 workers....................................   1,799     221   1,447      339       239       387       252       131 
                                                                                                                      
  Private nonagricultural wage and salary                                                                             
   workers..................................   1,734     206   1,396      334       239       366       232       131 
        Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas                                                                            
         extraction.........................      26      -       26       14         1        -          2        -  
        Construction........................     143      19     101       20        18        36        10        24 
        Manufacturing.......................     332      35     273       59        57        86        35        25 
             Durable goods..................     207      21     178       28        38        65        25         8 
             Nondurable goods...............     125      14      95       31        19        21        10        16 
        Wholesale and retail trade..........     257      23     217       75        32        26        50        16 
        Transportation and utilities........      64    -         59       11        11        23         8         5 
        Information.........................     119       6     100       34        23        13        14        13 
        Financial activities................     170      14     145       26        38        20        28        12 
        Professional and business services..     233      30     184       36        20        76        14        19 
        Education and health services.......     231      65     165       24        20        54        54         2 
        Leisure and hospitality.............     104      10      83       23        11        20        15        11 
        Other services......................      52       4      43       12         8        12         1         5 
                                                                                                                      
  Government wage and salary workers........      66      15      50        5        -         21        20        -  

   1 Data refer to persons who had 3 or more years of tenure on a job they had lost or left between January 2013 and
December 2015 because of plant or company closings or moves, insufficient work, or the abolishment of their positions
or shifts.
   2 Includes about 242,000 persons who did not report earnings on lost job.
   3 Includes a small number who did not report industry.
   NOTE: Dash represents or rounds to zero.



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