HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason 2013 2014
Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept.

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5,803 6,162 5,731 5,366 5,407 5,448 5,489 5,236 5,018 4,862 4,859 4,836 4,530

On temporary layoff

1,091 1,507 1,128 997 986 1,036 1,051 1,021 1,003 1,029 996 1,085 925

Not on temporary layoff

4,712 4,655 4,603 4,369 4,421 4,412 4,438 4,215 4,015 3,833 3,863 3,752 3,606

Permanent job losers

3,531 3,496 3,428 3,219 3,341 3,230 3,295 3,077 2,946 2,806 2,718 2,653 2,665

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,181 1,159 1,174 1,150 1,080 1,182 1,143 1,138 1,069 1,027 1,145 1,098 940

Job leavers

984 842 890 862 818 823 815 784 875 854 862 860 829

Reentrants

3,165 3,104 3,065 3,036 2,937 2,997 3,037 2,620 2,857 2,707 2,848 2,845 2,809

New entrants

1,211 1,217 1,169 1,201 1,184 1,229 1,169 1,043 1,062 1,064 1,087 1,066 1,105


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 54.4 52.8 51.3 52.3 51.9 52.2 54.1 51.1 51.2 50.3 50.3 48.9

On temporary layoff

9.8 13.3 10.4 9.5 9.5 9.9 10.0 10.5 10.2 10.8 10.3 11.3 10.0

Not on temporary layoff

42.2 41.1 42.4 41.8 42.7 42.0 42.2 43.5 40.9 40.4 40.0 39.1 38.9

Job leavers

8.8 7.4 8.2 8.2 7.9 7.8 7.8 8.1 8.9 9.0 8.9 9.0 8.9

Reentrants

28.4 27.4 28.2 29.0 28.4 28.5 28.9 27.1 29.1 28.5 29.5 29.6 30.3

New entrants

10.9 10.7 10.8 11.5 11.4 11.7 11.1 10.8 10.8 11.2 11.3 11.1 11.9


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.7 4.0 3.7 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.4 3.2 3.1 3.1 3.1 2.9

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.7 1.8 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.8

New entrants

0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7

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

 

Last Modified Date: October 03, 2014