Table 7. Long-tenured displaced workers (1) who lost full-time wage and salary jobs and were reemployed in January 2012 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
2012 by industry of lost job and characteristics of new job

(In thousands)
                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                      
                                                                     Reemployed in January 2012                       
                                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                      
                                                                     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)...............................   3,003     424   2,368      630       408       538       352       211 
Agriculture and related industries wage and                                                                           
 salary workers.............................      24       1      23       11         3         5         4        -  
Nonagricultural industries wage and salary                                                                            
 workers....................................   2,943     423   2,313      619       398       529       340       208 
                                                                                                                      
  Private nonagricultural wage and salary                                                                             
   workers..................................   2,805     402   2,209      589       385       506       308       195 
        Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas                                                                            
         extraction.........................      15       2      12       12        -         -         -         -  
        Construction........................     393      54     290       89        49        64        43        49 
        Manufacturing.......................     645      66     544      171       108        87        64        35 
             Durable goods..................     457      43     387      125        74        53        48        28 
             Nondurable goods...............     188      24     157       46        34        34        16         7 
        Wholesale and retail trade..........     368      60     290       84        42        77        52        18 
        Transportation and utilities........     139      14     114       22        26        15        20        11 
        Information.........................      95      21      72       27        14         8        10         2 
        Financial activities................     255      18     220       52        29        46        27        18 
        Professional and business services..     373      31     301       56        60        93        36        41 
        Education and health services.......     257      70     176       29        30        67        21        11 
        Leisure and hospitality.............     174      50     115       25        17        31        22         9 
        Other services......................      91      14      75       20        10        18        11         2 
                                                                                                                      
  Government wage and salary workers........     138      21     104       30        13        22        33        13 
  
   1 Data refer to persons who had 3 or more years of tenure on a job they had lost or left between January 2009 and
December 2011 because of plant or company closings or moves, insufficient work, or the abolishment of their positions
or shifts.
   2 Includes about 440,000 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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