Labor force status flows by sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Labor force flows Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
Mar. to Apr.
2014
Feb. to Mar.
2015
Mar. to Apr.
2015
Mar. to Apr.
2014
Nov. to Dec.
2014
Dec. to Jan.
2015
Jan. to Feb.
2015
Feb. to Mar.
2015
Mar. to Apr.
2015

TOTAL

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

145,767 147,635 148,587 145,724 147,442 148,201 148,297 148,331 148,523

Employed to employed

140,066 141,508 141,910 139,854 141,140 141,422 141,816 142,012 142,119

Unemployed to employed

2,383 2,044 2,431 2,260 2,160 1,911 1,992 2,025 2,039

Not in labor force to employed

3,290 4,006 4,181 3,579 4,047 4,542 4,435 4,221 4,296

Other inflows to employed(2)

28 78 65 30 94 326 54 73 69

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

9,079 8,682 7,966 9,696 8,688 8,979 8,705 8,575 8,549

Employed to unemployed

1,438 1,602 1,639 1,826 1,756 1,708 1,846 1,830 1,847

Unemployed to unemployed

5,604 4,798 4,148 5,597 4,712 4,757 4,672 4,453 4,401

Not in labor force to unemployed

2,021 2,278 2,170 2,256 2,215 2,494 2,184 2,288 2,296

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

15 4 10 17 6 20 3 4 4

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

92,594 93,762 93,712 92,019 92,898 92,544 92,898 93,175 93,194

Employed to not in labor force

3,546 3,984 4,061 4,080 4,411 4,287 4,515 4,430 4,341

Unemployed to not in labor force

2,547 2,251 2,102 2,524 2,198 2,018 2,313 2,226 2,132

Not in labor force to not in labor force

86,120 87,207 87,217 85,044 85,986 85,668 85,730 86,194 86,387

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

381 320 332 370 303 571 340 324 333

MEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

77,086 78,275 78,996 77,329 78,400 78,869 79,006 79,014 79,203

Employed to employed

74,202 75,133 75,587 74,530 75,186 75,512 75,809 75,943 76,098

Unemployed to employed

1,433 1,292 1,476 1,248 1,248 1,093 1,196 1,155 1,136

Not in labor force to employed

1,449 1,821 1,906 1,548 1,903 2,122 1,968 1,886 1,937

Other inflows to employed(2)

2 29 28 2 63 142 33 30 32

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

5,018 4,954 4,362 5,251 4,810 4,903 4,766 4,680 4,602

Employed to unemployed

922 891 968 1,107 1,030 963 1,096 1,003 1,034

Unemployed to unemployed

3,068 2,846 2,378 3,002 2,602 2,674 2,559 2,540 2,481

Not in labor force to unemployed

1,021 1,214 1,015 1,137 1,175 1,256 1,110 1,136 1,085

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

5 2 2 6 4 9 2 2 2

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

37,384 37,509 37,473 36,908 37,091 36,787 36,875 37,044 37,026

Employed to not in labor force

1,564 1,786 1,706 1,813 1,855 1,910 1,950 2,046 1,869

Unemployed to not in labor force

1,364 1,077 1,099 1,280 1,026 1,042 1,147 1,071 1,062

Not in labor force to not in labor force

34,240 34,480 34,497 33,607 34,077 33,620 33,618 33,761 33,929

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

216 166 171 208 133 214 161 166 166

WOMEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

68,680 69,360 69,591 68,395 69,042 69,332 69,291 69,317 69,320

Employed to employed

65,864 66,375 66,324 65,324 65,955 65,910 66,007 66,069 66,021

Unemployed to employed

949 752 956 1,012 912 818 796 870 903

Not in labor force to employed

1,841 2,185 2,275 2,031 2,144 2,420 2,467 2,335 2,359

Other inflows to employed(2)

26 48 37 28 31 184 21 43 37

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

4,061 3,729 3,605 4,445 3,878 4,076 3,939 3,894 3,947

Employed to unemployed

516 712 672 720 726 745 750 827 813

Unemployed to unemployed

2,536 1,952 1,770 2,595 2,109 2,083 2,113 1,913 1,920

Not in labor force to unemployed

999 1,064 1,155 1,119 1,040 1,237 1,074 1,152 1,212

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

10 2 8 11 2 11 1 2 2

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

55,210 56,253 56,238 55,111 55,807 55,756 56,023 56,131 56,167

Employed to not in labor force

1,982 2,198 2,355 2,268 2,556 2,376 2,565 2,385 2,472

Unemployed to not in labor force

1,183 1,175 1,002 1,245 1,172 976 1,166 1,155 1,070

Not in labor force to not in labor force

51,880 52,728 52,720 51,437 51,909 52,048 52,113 52,434 52,458

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

165 153 161 162 170 356 179 158 167

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: May 08, 2015