Labor force status flows by sex [Numbers in thousands]
Labor force flows Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
Oct. to Nov.
2015
Sept. to Oct.
2016
Oct. to Nov.
2016
Oct. to Nov.
2015
June to July
2016
July to Aug.
2016
Aug. to Sept.
2016
Sept. to Oct.
2016
Oct. to Nov.
2016

TOTAL

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

149,766 152,335 152,385 149,444 151,517 151,614 151,968 151,925 152,085

Employed to employed

144,032 146,384 146,378 142,953 145,037 145,439 145,603 145,849 145,482

Unemployed to employed

1,738 1,944 1,801 2,003 1,920 1,832 1,967 2,020 2,023

Not in labor force to employed

3,908 3,897 4,147 4,396 4,526 4,234 4,297 3,943 4,518

Other inflows to employed(2)

89 110 58 92 34 109 101 113 62

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

7,573 7,447 7,066 7,924 7,770 7,849 7,939 7,787 7,400

Employed to unemployed

1,580 1,521 1,635 1,756 1,689 1,723 1,667 1,715 1,743

Unemployed to unemployed

4,100 3,911 3,702 4,090 4,142 4,170 4,170 3,995 3,754

Not in labor force to unemployed

1,876 1,997 1,706 2,059 1,923 1,943 2,098 2,057 1,876

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

17 19 24 19 17 13 5 21 27

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

94,407 94,539 95,089 94,380 94,333 94,391 94,184 94,609 95,055

Employed to not in labor force

4,080 4,048 4,297 4,463 4,240 4,330 4,320 4,379 4,675

Unemployed to not in labor force

1,758 1,802 1,943 1,805 1,714 1,767 1,710 1,923 2,008

Not in labor force to not in labor force

88,248 88,364 88,488 87,795 87,802 87,958 87,798 87,986 88,017

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

322 325 361 317 578 336 356 320 355

MEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

79,142 80,966 80,763 79,182 80,548 80,674 80,755 80,722 80,843

Employed to employed

76,641 78,190 77,952 76,208 77,597 77,695 77,663 77,840 77,658

Unemployed to employed

825 1,035 974 1,044 1,023 939 1,049 1,111 1,150

Not in labor force to employed

1,645 1,683 1,815 1,897 1,913 1,980 1,990 1,712 2,010

Other inflows to employed(2)

31 59 22 34 14 60 53 60 25

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

4,115 4,025 3,865 4,321 4,278 4,232 4,329 4,312 4,030

Employed to unemployed

990 843 958 1,018 1,012 916 974 953 948

Unemployed to unemployed

2,201 2,208 2,078 2,250 2,327 2,361 2,344 2,341 2,160

Not in labor force to unemployed

909 970 822 1,036 935 948 1,008 1,013 916

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

15 4 7 16 5 7 3 4 7

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

38,319 37,898 38,370 38,074 37,713 37,750 37,691 37,855 38,125

Employed to not in labor force

1,933 1,906 2,041 1,985 1,921 1,923 2,023 1,948 2,103

Unemployed to not in labor force

966 799 973 985 816 977 838 876 1,002

Not in labor force to not in labor force

35,256 35,032 35,166 34,943 34,696 34,692 34,659 34,872 34,835

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

165 161 190 161 279 159 171 159 186

WOMEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

70,624 71,369 71,622 70,262 70,969 70,940 71,213 71,202 71,242

Employed to employed

67,390 68,194 68,426 66,745 67,439 67,744 67,940 68,009 67,824

Unemployed to employed

913 909 827 959 897 893 918 909 873

Not in labor force to employed

2,264 2,214 2,332 2,499 2,613 2,254 2,307 2,231 2,507

Other inflows to employed(2)

57 51 36 58 20 49 48 53 37

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

3,458 3,423 3,201 3,603 3,492 3,617 3,610 3,475 3,370

Employed to unemployed

590 678 677 738 676 807 693 762 795

Unemployed to unemployed

1,899 1,703 1,624 1,840 1,816 1,809 1,826 1,653 1,595

Not in labor force to unemployed

967 1,027 883 1,023 988 995 1,090 1,044 960

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

3 15 18 3 12 6 1 16 20

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

56,088 56,640 56,719 56,305 56,620 56,641 56,493 56,754 56,930

Employed to not in labor force

2,147 2,142 2,256 2,478 2,319 2,407 2,297 2,432 2,572

Unemployed to not in labor force

792 1,002 970 820 898 790 873 1,047 1,007

Not in labor force to not in labor force

52,992 53,332 53,321 52,852 53,105 53,267 53,139 53,115 53,182

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

157 164 172 156 299 177 184 161 169

Footnotes
(1) Total shown for measure in the second month.
(2) Includes persons just turning 16 and adjustments to estimated population totals.

NOTE: Data may not sum to totals due to rounding.
SOURCE: Research series from the Current Population Survey, Bureau of Labor Statistics.

 

Last Modified Date: December 02, 2016