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

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,116 4,014 3,883 3,944 3,873 3,796 3,664 3,749 3,835 3,855 3,573 3,776 3,739

On temporary layoff

989 968 901 936 939 937 923 960 921 841 829 1,097 997

Not on temporary layoff

3,127 3,046 2,982 3,007 2,934 2,859 2,741 2,790 2,914 3,014 2,744 2,679 2,743

Permanent job losers

2,220 2,137 2,139 2,115 2,112 2,044 1,876 1,969 2,068 2,058 1,982 1,917 2,021

Persons who completed temporary jobs

907 909 843 893 822 815 865 821 845 957 762 763 722

Job leavers

844 787 778 790 800 821 766 760 833 851 796 828 824

Reentrants

2,441 2,344 2,443 2,435 2,449 2,476 2,468 2,467 2,495 2,357 2,209 2,268 2,298

New entrants

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


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

50.0 50.2 48.9 49.4 48.6 47.7 47.4 48.0 48.3 48.8 48.0 48.6 48.6

On temporary layoff

12.0 12.1 11.3 11.7 11.8 11.8 11.9 12.3 11.6 10.6 11.1 14.1 13.0

Not on temporary layoff

38.0 38.1 37.6 37.7 36.8 36.0 35.5 35.7 36.7 38.2 36.9 34.5 35.7

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

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

New entrants

10.0 10.6 10.5 10.2 10.6 10.8 10.7 10.7 9.8 10.6 11.6 11.6 10.7


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

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

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 0.5

Reentrants

1.6 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 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 0.5 0.6 0.5

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

 

Last Modified Date: August 05, 2016