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

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5,354 5,403 5,416 5,153 4,959 4,791 4,830 4,813 4,521 4,349 4,480 4,325 4,242

On temporary layoff

996 1,037 1,046 1,014 1,002 1,031 992 1,106 924 847 1,070 959 902

Not on temporary layoff

4,359 4,366 4,370 4,139 3,958 3,760 3,838 3,708 3,597 3,501 3,410 3,366 3,339

Permanent job losers

3,298 3,190 3,237 3,016 2,890 2,740 2,683 2,622 2,653 2,505 2,446 2,388 2,371

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,061 1,177 1,132 1,123 1,067 1,020 1,155 1,086 944 997 964 977 968

Job leavers

815 816 807 786 872 848 857 851 816 782 835 798 851

Reentrants

2,911 2,972 3,027 2,631 2,869 2,701 2,860 2,845 2,805 2,856 2,761 2,701 2,829

New entrants

1,181 1,232 1,157 1,052 1,063 1,059 1,080 1,064 1,094 1,058 1,045 971 1,033


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

52.2 51.8 52.0 53.6 50.8 51.0 50.2 50.3 49.0 48.1 49.1 49.2 47.4

On temporary layoff

9.7 10.0 10.1 10.5 10.3 11.0 10.3 11.5 10.0 9.4 11.7 10.9 10.1

Not on temporary layoff

42.5 41.9 42.0 43.0 40.5 40.0 39.9 38.7 39.0 38.7 37.4 38.3 37.3

Job leavers

7.9 7.8 7.8 8.2 8.9 9.0 8.9 8.9 8.8 8.6 9.2 9.1 9.5

Reentrants

28.4 28.5 29.1 27.3 29.4 28.7 29.7 29.7 30.4 31.6 30.3 30.7 31.6

New entrants

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


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.4 3.5 3.5 3.3 3.2 3.1 3.1 3.1 2.9 2.8 2.9 2.8 2.7

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

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

New entrants

0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.7

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

 

Last Modified Date: February 06, 2015