HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason 2014 2015
Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar.

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5,416 5,153 4,959 4,791 4,830 4,813 4,521 4,349 4,480 4,325 4,242 4,180 4,189

On temporary layoff

1,046 1,014 1,002 1,031 992 1,106 924 847 1,070 959 902 1,021 999

Not on temporary layoff

4,370 4,139 3,958 3,760 3,838 3,708 3,597 3,501 3,410 3,366 3,339 3,158 3,190

Permanent job losers

3,237 3,016 2,890 2,740 2,683 2,622 2,653 2,505 2,446 2,388 2,371 2,212 2,223

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,132 1,123 1,067 1,020 1,155 1,086 944 997 964 977 968 946 967

Job leavers

807 786 872 848 857 851 816 782 835 798 851 884 875

Reentrants

3,027 2,631 2,869 2,701 2,860 2,845 2,805 2,856 2,761 2,701 2,829 2,655 2,689

New entrants

1,157 1,052 1,063 1,059 1,080 1,064 1,094 1,058 1,045 971 1,033 972 815


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

52.0 53.6 50.8 51.0 50.2 50.3 49.0 48.1 49.1 49.2 47.4 48.1 48.9

On temporary layoff

10.1 10.5 10.3 11.0 10.3 11.5 10.0 9.4 11.7 10.9 10.1 11.7 11.7

Not on temporary layoff

42.0 43.0 40.5 40.0 39.9 38.7 39.0 38.7 37.4 38.3 37.3 36.3 37.2

Job leavers

7.8 8.2 8.9 9.0 8.9 8.9 8.8 8.6 9.2 9.1 9.5 10.2 10.2

Reentrants

29.1 27.3 29.4 28.7 29.7 29.7 30.4 31.6 30.3 30.7 31.6 30.5 31.4

New entrants

11.1 10.9 10.9 11.3 11.2 11.1 11.8 11.7 11.5 11.0 11.5 11.2 9.5


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.5 3.3 3.2 3.1 3.1 3.1 2.9 2.8 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.7

Job leavers

0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6

Reentrants

1.9 1.7 1.8 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.8 1.7 1.7

New entrants

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: April 03, 2015