Labor force status flows by sex [Numbers in thousands]
Labor force flows Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
May to June
2015
Apr. to May
2016
May to June
2016
May to June
2015
Jan. to Feb.
2016
Feb. to Mar.
2016
Mar. to Apr.
2016
Apr. to May
2016
May to June
2016

TOTAL

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

149,645 151,594 151,990 148,722 151,074 151,320 151,004 151,030 151,097

Employed to employed

142,667 145,662 144,880 142,200 144,659 144,896 145,061 144,905 144,977

Unemployed to employed

2,027 1,810 1,916 2,108 1,775 1,863 1,770 1,915 1,794

Not in labor force to employed

4,828 4,020 5,120 4,305 4,559 4,484 4,055 4,108 4,267

Other inflows to employed(2)

124 101 74 109 82 76 118 102 59

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

8,638 7,207 8,144 8,262 7,815 7,966 7,920 7,436 7,783

Employed to unemployed

1,844 1,474 2,099 1,766 1,571 1,860 1,708 1,692 1,802

Unemployed to unemployed

4,291 3,758 3,616 4,368 4,081 4,158 4,224 3,906 3,900

Not in labor force to unemployed

2,481 1,962 2,407 2,112 2,141 1,924 1,972 1,825 2,065

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

22 13 22 16 21 24 17 13 15

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

92,380 94,374 93,262 93,679 93,688 93,482 94,044 94,708 94,517

Employed to not in labor force

4,814 3,914 4,589 4,758 4,289 4,294 4,526 4,382 4,221

Unemployed to not in labor force

2,051 1,843 1,673 2,141 1,933 1,792 1,970 2,098 1,740

Not in labor force to not in labor force

85,231 88,302 86,650 86,477 87,166 87,083 87,259 87,914 88,176

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

284 315 350 304 300 314 290 314 380

MEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

79,902 80,673 81,514 79,006 80,491 80,543 80,419 80,369 80,596

Employed to employed

76,402 77,666 77,848 75,861 77,348 77,413 77,556 77,400 77,538

Unemployed to employed

1,222 1,089 1,132 1,220 979 1,014 936 1,059 1,026

Not in labor force to employed

2,201 1,876 2,497 1,855 2,121 2,083 1,863 1,868 2,002

Other inflows to employed(2)

77 42 37 69 43 33 64 42 30

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

4,560 3,851 4,275 4,455 4,181 4,222 4,222 3,963 4,169

Employed to unemployed

941 820 1,048 1,019 845 1,129 963 959 1,028

Unemployed to unemployed

2,383 2,104 1,959 2,430 2,216 2,274 2,354 2,186 2,118

Not in labor force to unemployed

1,224 921 1,257 997 1,113 816 900 811 1,016

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

12 6 11 9 7 3 5 6 8

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

36,571 37,792 36,638 37,572 37,344 37,347 37,572 37,984 37,662

Employed to not in labor force

2,116 1,802 1,763 2,274 1,896 1,934 2,009 2,044 1,784

Unemployed to not in labor force

941 827 759 1,001 939 892 931 976 818

Not in labor force to not in labor force

33,389 34,999 33,944 34,162 34,361 34,352 34,491 34,800 34,870

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

124 164 172 135 148 169 141 163 190

WOMEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

69,744 70,921 70,476 69,716 70,583 70,777 70,586 70,661 70,501

Employed to employed

66,264 67,997 67,032 66,339 67,311 67,483 67,505 67,505 67,439

Unemployed to employed

805 720 784 888 796 849 834 855 768

Not in labor force to employed

2,627 2,144 2,623 2,449 2,438 2,401 2,192 2,240 2,265

Other inflows to employed(2)

47 60 37 40 38 43 54 60 29

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

4,078 3,356 3,869 3,808 3,634 3,743 3,698 3,473 3,614

Employed to unemployed

903 654 1,052 747 726 730 745 733 774

Unemployed to unemployed

1,908 1,654 1,657 1,939 1,866 1,884 1,870 1,719 1,782

Not in labor force to unemployed

1,257 1,041 1,150 1,115 1,028 1,107 1,072 1,014 1,049

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

10 7 10 7 14 22 11 7 7

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

55,809 56,582 56,625 56,108 56,344 56,135 56,472 56,725 56,855

Employed to not in labor force

2,697 2,112 2,826 2,484 2,393 2,359 2,516 2,337 2,437

Unemployed to not in labor force

1,110 1,016 914 1,140 994 900 1,039 1,123 922

Not in labor force to not in labor force

51,842 53,303 52,706 52,315 52,805 52,731 52,767 53,114 53,307

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

160 151 179 169 151 145 149 151 189

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: July 08, 2016