Labor force status flows by sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Labor force flows Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
Sept. to Oct.
2013
Aug. to Sept.
2014
Sept. to Oct.
2014
Sept. to Oct.
2013
May to June
2014
June to July
2014
July to Aug.
2014
Aug. to Sept.
2014
Sept. to Oct.
2014

TOTAL

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

144,144 146,941 147,936 143,485 146,221 146,352 146,368 146,600 147,283

Employed to employed

138,550 140,181 141,266 137,736 140,002 140,362 140,313 140,475 140,857

Unemployed to employed

1,885 2,477 2,255 2,011 2,151 1,982 2,155 2,190 2,226

Not in labor force to employed

3,653 4,165 4,358 3,678 4,017 3,978 3,833 3,814 4,140

Other inflows to employed(2)

57 118 57 60 50 31 67 121 60

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

10,773 8,962 8,680 11,140 9,474 9,671 9,591 9,262 8,995

Employed to unemployed

2,026 1,588 1,654 2,155 1,886 1,923 2,009 1,705 1,697

Unemployed to unemployed

6,410 5,126 4,672 6,513 5,294 5,221 5,233 5,206 4,898

Not in labor force to unemployed

2,329 2,235 2,337 2,463 2,274 2,516 2,337 2,337 2,382

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

8 13 17 9 20 10 11 14 18

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

91,463 92,543 92,041 91,756 92,120 92,001 92,269 92,584 92,378

Employed to not in labor force

4,051 4,853 3,998 4,355 3,895 3,838 4,005 4,164 4,021

Unemployed to not in labor force

2,588 2,183 2,033 2,677 2,352 2,264 2,281 2,193 2,136

Not in labor force to not in labor force

84,459 85,201 85,654 84,362 85,522 85,389 85,637 85,925 85,868

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

365 306 356 361 351 509 346 302 353

MEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

76,403 78,409 78,696 76,014 77,653 77,866 77,843 78,102 78,321

Employed to employed

73,757 75,460 75,592 73,292 74,572 74,784 74,859 75,105 75,293

Unemployed to employed

1,087 1,239 1,100 1,187 1,239 1,218 1,224 1,273 1,156

Not in labor force to employed

1,529 1,649 1,996 1,503 1,838 1,845 1,703 1,661 1,863

Other inflows to employed(2)

31 61 8 33 4 19 57 62 10

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

5,858 4,596 4,379 6,171 5,207 5,177 5,125 4,872 4,638

Employed to unemployed

1,107 854 888 1,193 1,069 1,092 1,180 914 954

Unemployed to unemployed

3,679 2,732 2,491 3,804 2,949 2,855 2,820 2,838 2,609

Not in labor force to unemployed

1,068 1,007 991 1,170 1,183 1,224 1,116 1,117 1,066

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

3 3 10 4 6 6 10 4 10

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

36,654 36,999 37,037 36,730 36,821 36,744 36,924 37,031 37,153

Employed to not in labor force

1,872 2,248 1,915 1,965 1,648 1,714 1,813 1,810 1,841

Unemployed to not in labor force

1,242 1,019 1,005 1,350 1,090 1,130 1,133 1,014 1,107

Not in labor force to not in labor force

33,360 33,579 33,920 33,236 33,877 33,638 33,834 34,055 34,010

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

181 153 197 179 205 263 145 152 195

WOMEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

67,741 68,532 69,240 67,471 68,568 68,486 68,525 68,499 68,962

Employed to employed

64,793 64,721 65,673 64,444 65,430 65,577 65,454 65,370 65,565

Unemployed to employed

798 1,237 1,156 825 913 764 931 917 1,070

Not in labor force to employed

2,124 2,516 2,363 2,175 2,179 2,133 2,130 2,153 2,277

Other inflows to employed(2)

26 57 49 27 46 11 10 59 50

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

4,915 4,366 4,301 4,969 4,267 4,494 4,466 4,390 4,358

Employed to unemployed

918 734 766 962 817 831 829 791 744

Unemployed to unemployed

2,731 2,393 2,181 2,709 2,344 2,366 2,414 2,369 2,290

Not in labor force to unemployed

1,261 1,228 1,346 1,293 1,091 1,292 1,222 1,220 1,316

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

5 10 8 5 15 4 2 10 8

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

54,809 55,545 55,004 55,026 55,299 55,256 55,345 55,553 55,225

Employed to not in labor force

2,180 2,605 2,083 2,390 2,247 2,124 2,192 2,353 2,180

Unemployed to not in labor force

1,346 1,165 1,028 1,327 1,261 1,134 1,148 1,180 1,030

Not in labor force to not in labor force

51,099 51,622 51,734 51,126 51,645 51,752 51,803 51,870 51,858

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

185 152 159 183 145 246 201 150 158

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: November 07, 2014