Employment Situation Summary Table A. Household data, seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Summary table A. Household data, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Category June
2013
Apr.
2014
May
2014
June
2014
Change from:
May
2014-
June
2014

Employment status

Civilian noninstitutional population

245,552 247,439 247,622 247,814 192

Civilian labor force

155,822 155,421 155,613 155,694 81

Participation rate

63.5 62.8 62.8 62.8 0.0

Employed

144,075 145,669 145,814 146,221 407

Employment-population ratio

58.7 58.9 58.9 59.0 0.1

Unemployed

11,747 9,753 9,799 9,474 -325

Unemployment rate

7.5 6.3 6.3 6.1 -0.2

Not in labor force

89,730 92,018 92,009 92,120 111

Unemployment rates

Total, 16 years and over

7.5 6.3 6.3 6.1 -0.2

Adult men (20 years and over)

7.0 5.9 5.9 5.7 -0.2

Adult women (20 years and over)

6.8 5.7 5.7 5.3 -0.4

Teenagers (16 to 19 years)

23.8 19.1 19.2 21.0 1.8

White

6.6 5.3 5.4 5.3 -0.1

Black or African American

13.5 11.6 11.5 10.7 -0.8

Asian (not seasonally adjusted)

5.0 5.7 5.3 5.1 -

Hispanic or Latino ethnicity

9.1 7.3 7.7 7.8 0.1

Total, 25 years and over

6.2 5.2 5.2 5.0 -0.2

Less than a high school diploma

10.7 8.9 9.1 9.1 0.0

High school graduates, no college

7.6 6.3 6.5 5.8 -0.7

Some college or associate degree

6.3 5.7 5.5 5.0 -0.5

Bachelor's degree and higher

3.9 3.3 3.2 3.3 0.1

Reason for unemployment

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

6,089 5,236 5,018 4,862 -156

Job leavers

1,034 784 875 854 -21

Reentrants

3,240 2,620 2,857 2,707 -150

New entrants

1,250 1,043 1,062 1,064 2

Duration of unemployment

Less than 5 weeks

2,665 2,447 2,559 2,410 -149

5 to 14 weeks

2,848 2,359 2,390 2,416 26

15 to 26 weeks

1,892 1,533 1,441 1,472 31

27 weeks and over

4,325 3,452 3,374 3,081 -293

Employed persons at work part time

Part time for economic reasons

8,194 7,465 7,269 7,544 275

Slack work or business conditions

5,193 4,555 4,453 4,525 72

Could only find part-time work

2,635 2,669 2,537 2,648 111

Part time for noneconomic reasons

19,032 18,886 19,040 19,880 840

Persons not in the labor force (not seasonally adjusted)

Marginally attached to the labor force

2,582 2,160 2,130 2,028 -

Discouraged workers

1,027 783 697 676 -

- Over-the-month changes are not displayed for not seasonally adjusted data.
NOTE: Persons whose ethnicity is identified as Hispanic or Latino may be of any race. Detail for the seasonally adjusted data shown in this table will not necessarily add to totals because of the independent seasonal adjustment of the various series. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: July 03, 2014