HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason 2015 2016
Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug.

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,014 3,883 3,944 3,873 3,796 3,664 3,749 3,835 3,855 3,573 3,776 3,739 3,791

On temporary layoff

968 901 936 939 937 923 960 921 841 829 1,097 997 998

Not on temporary layoff

3,046 2,982 3,007 2,934 2,859 2,741 2,790 2,914 3,014 2,744 2,679 2,743 2,792

Permanent job losers

2,137 2,139 2,115 2,112 2,044 1,876 1,969 2,068 2,058 1,982 1,917 2,021 2,005

Persons who completed temporary jobs

909 843 893 822 815 865 821 845 957 762 763 722 787

Job leavers

787 778 790 800 821 766 760 833 851 796 828 824 885

Reentrants

2,344 2,443 2,435 2,449 2,476 2,468 2,467 2,495 2,357 2,209 2,268 2,298 2,271

New entrants

846 832 812 847 858 827 833 778 839 865 902 826 861


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

50.2 48.9 49.4 48.6 47.7 47.4 48.0 48.3 48.8 48.0 48.6 48.6 48.6

On temporary layoff

12.1 11.3 11.7 11.8 11.8 11.9 12.3 11.6 10.6 11.1 14.1 13.0 12.8

Not on temporary layoff

38.1 37.6 37.7 36.8 36.0 35.5 35.7 36.7 38.2 36.9 34.5 35.7 35.8

Job leavers

9.9 9.8 9.9 10.0 10.3 9.9 9.7 10.5 10.8 10.7 10.7 10.7 11.3

Reentrants

29.3 30.8 30.5 30.7 31.1 31.9 31.6 31.4 29.8 29.7 29.2 29.9 29.1

New entrants

10.6 10.5 10.2 10.6 10.8 10.7 10.7 9.8 10.6 11.6 11.6 10.7 11.0


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2.6 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.3 2.4

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4

New entrants

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: September 02, 2016