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

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,263 4,060 4,116 4,014 3,883 3,944 3,873 3,796 3,664 3,749 3,835 3,855 3,573

On temporary layoff

1,041 1,040 989 968 901 936 939 937 923 960 921 841 829

Not on temporary layoff

3,222 3,019 3,127 3,046 2,982 3,007 2,934 2,859 2,741 2,790 2,914 3,014 2,744

Permanent job losers

2,211 2,120 2,220 2,137 2,139 2,115 2,112 2,044 1,876 1,969 2,068 2,058 1,982

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,011 899 907 909 843 893 822 815 865 821 845 957 762

Job leavers

823 767 844 787 778 790 800 821 766 760 833 851 796

Reentrants

2,584 2,488 2,441 2,344 2,443 2,435 2,449 2,476 2,468 2,467 2,495 2,357 2,209

New entrants

963 931 827 846 832 812 847 858 827 833 778 839 865


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

49.4 49.2 50.0 50.2 48.9 49.4 48.6 47.7 47.4 48.0 48.3 48.8 48.0

On temporary layoff

12.1 12.6 12.0 12.1 11.3 11.7 11.8 11.8 11.9 12.3 11.6 10.6 11.1

Not on temporary layoff

37.3 36.6 38.0 38.1 37.6 37.7 36.8 36.0 35.5 35.7 36.7 38.2 36.9

Job leavers

9.5 9.3 10.3 9.9 9.8 9.9 10.0 10.3 9.9 9.7 10.5 10.8 10.7

Reentrants

29.9 30.2 29.7 29.3 30.8 30.5 30.7 31.1 31.9 31.6 31.4 29.8 29.7

New entrants

11.2 11.3 10.0 10.6 10.5 10.2 10.6 10.8 10.7 10.7 9.8 10.6 11.6


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2.7 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.4 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 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.4

New entrants

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

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

 

Last Modified Date: June 03, 2016