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

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

6,162 5,731 5,366 5,407 5,448 5,489 5,236 5,018 4,862 4,859 4,836 4,530 4,358

On temporary layoff

1,507 1,128 997 986 1,036 1,051 1,021 1,003 1,029 996 1,085 925 865

Not on temporary layoff

4,655 4,603 4,369 4,421 4,412 4,438 4,215 4,015 3,833 3,863 3,752 3,606 3,493

Permanent job losers

3,496 3,428 3,219 3,341 3,230 3,295 3,077 2,946 2,806 2,718 2,653 2,665 2,492

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,159 1,174 1,150 1,080 1,182 1,143 1,138 1,069 1,027 1,145 1,098 940 1,001

Job leavers

842 890 862 818 823 815 784 875 854 862 860 829 794

Reentrants

3,104 3,065 3,036 2,937 2,997 3,037 2,620 2,857 2,707 2,848 2,845 2,809 2,871

New entrants

1,217 1,169 1,201 1,184 1,229 1,169 1,043 1,062 1,064 1,087 1,066 1,105 1,063


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

54.4 52.8 51.3 52.3 51.9 52.2 54.1 51.1 51.2 50.3 50.3 48.9 48.0

On temporary layoff

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

Not on temporary layoff

41.1 42.4 41.8 42.7 42.0 42.2 43.5 40.9 40.4 40.0 39.1 38.9 38.4

Job leavers

7.4 8.2 8.2 7.9 7.8 7.8 8.1 8.9 9.0 8.9 9.0 8.9 8.7

Reentrants

27.4 28.2 29.0 28.4 28.5 28.9 27.1 29.1 28.5 29.5 29.6 30.3 31.6

New entrants

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


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4.0 3.7 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.4 3.2 3.1 3.1 3.1 2.9 2.8

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

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

New entrants

0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 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: November 07, 2014