Table A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
Nov.
2015
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2015
July
2016
Aug.
2016
Sept.
2016
Oct.
2016
Nov.
2016

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,633 3,352 3,271 3,873 3,739 3,791 3,967 3,749 3,555

On temporary layoff

768 673 723 939 997 998 1,075 994 904

Not on temporary layoff

2,865 2,679 2,548 2,934 2,743 2,792 2,892 2,755 2,651

Permanent job losers

2,072 1,856 1,838 2,112 2,021 2,005 1,986 1,907 1,901

Persons who completed temporary jobs

793 823 710 822 722 787 906 847 750

Job leavers

791 975 936 800 824 885 893 949 934

Reentrants

2,361 2,374 2,188 2,449 2,298 2,271 2,333 2,354 2,274

New entrants

788 746 671 847 826 861 805 793 729

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

48.0 45.0 46.3 48.6 48.6 48.6 49.6 47.8 47.5

On temporary layoff

10.1 9.0 10.2 11.8 13.0 12.8 13.4 12.7 12.1

Not on temporary layoff

37.8 36.0 36.1 36.8 35.7 35.8 36.2 35.1 35.4

Job leavers

10.4 13.1 13.3 10.0 10.7 11.3 11.2 12.1 12.5

Reentrants

31.2 31.9 31.0 30.7 29.9 29.1 29.2 30.0 30.4

New entrants

10.4 10.0 9.5 10.6 10.7 11.0 10.1 10.1 9.7

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2.3 2.1 2.1 2.5 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.3 2.2

Job leavers

0.5 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6

Reentrants

1.5 1.5 1.4 1.6 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.4

New entrants

0.5 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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