HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
QUARTERLY AVERAGES
E-9. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason 2011 2012 2013 2014
4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

7,703 7,130 6,977 6,851 6,510 6,443 6,175 5,887 5,799 5,391 4,968 4,721 4,384

On temporary layoff

1,217 1,192 1,169 1,247 1,089 1,130 1,117 1,103 1,219 1,026 1,015 1,007 959

Not on temporary layoff

6,486 5,938 5,808 5,604 5,421 5,313 5,058 4,785 4,580 4,365 3,952 3,714 3,426

Permanent job losers

5,122 4,676 4,522 4,395 4,189 4,033 3,792 3,631 3,412 3,242 2,882 2,653 2,446

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,364 1,262 1,286 1,209 1,232 1,280 1,266 1,154 1,169 1,123 1,070 1,062 979

Job leavers

1,013 1,029 940 919 984 980 943 939 866 813 836 841 805

Reentrants

3,363 3,318 3,347 3,324 3,402 3,340 3,270 3,160 3,046 2,970 2,734 2,836 2,772

New entrants

1,283 1,341 1,348 1,276 1,309 1,283 1,268 1,248 1,188 1,190 1,058 1,079 1,025


PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Total unemployed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

57.6 55.6 55.3 55.4 53.3 53.5 53.0 52.4 53.2 52.0 51.8 49.8 48.8

On temporary layoff

9.1 9.3 9.3 10.1 8.9 9.4 9.6 9.8 11.2 9.9 10.6 10.6 10.7

Not on temporary layoff

48.5 46.3 46.1 45.3 44.4 44.1 43.4 42.6 42.0 42.1 41.2 39.2 38.1

Job leavers

7.6 8.0 7.4 7.4 8.1 8.1 8.1 8.4 7.9 7.8 8.7 8.9 9.0

Reentrants

25.2 25.9 26.5 26.9 27.9 27.7 28.1 28.1 27.9 28.7 28.5 29.9 30.9

New entrants

9.6 10.5 10.7 10.3 10.7 10.7 10.9 11.1 10.9 11.5 11.0 11.4 11.4


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF
THE CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5.0 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.2 4.1 4.0 3.8 3.7 3.5 3.2 3.0 2.8

Job leavers

0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5

Reentrants

2.2 2.1 2.2 2.1 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.8

New entrants

0.8 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7

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

 

Last Modified Date: January 09, 2015