HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-25. Persons at work 1 to 34 hours in all and in nonagricultural industries by reason for working less than 35 hours and usual full- or part-time status
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason for working less than 35 hours July 2014
All industries Nonagricultural industries
Total Usually
work
full time
Usually
work
part time
Total Usually
work
full time
Usually
work
part time

Total, at work 1 to 34 hours

34,103 10,063 24,040 33,564 9,902 23,663

Economic reasons

7,665 1,759 5,906 7,568 1,714 5,854

Slack work or business conditions

4,670 1,502 3,168 4,607 1,467 3,139

Could only find part-time work

2,608 - 2,608 2,585 - 2,585

Seasonal work

287 157 130 281 151 130

Job started or ended during week

100 100 - 96 96 -

Noneconomic reasons

26,437 8,303 18,134 25,996 8,188 17,809

Child-care problems

848 53 794 844 53 791

Other family or personal obligations

4,316 461 3,855 4,245 447 3,798

Health or medical limitations

786 - 786 768 - 768

In school or training

4,881 52 4,829 4,827 50 4,777

Retired or Social Security limit on earnings

2,141 - 2,141 2,042 - 2,042

Vacation or personal day

5,502 5,502 - 5,433 5,433 -

Holiday, legal or religious

543 543 - 539 539 -

Weather-related curtailment

83 83 - 73 73 -

All other reasons

7,337 1,609 5,728 7,224 1,592 5,632

Average hours, economic reasons

22.7 23.6 22.4 22.7 23.6 22.4

Average hours, noneconomic reasons

21.4 23.2 20.5 21.4 23.2 20.6

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000).

 

Last Modified Date: August 01, 2014