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 June 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

33,598 8,700 24,898 33,092 8,548 24,544

Economic reasons

7,805 1,732 6,073 7,706 1,688 6,018

Slack work or business conditions

4,598 1,405 3,192 4,552 1,377 3,175

Could only find part-time work

2,793 - 2,793 2,761 - 2,761

Seasonal work

265 177 88 255 173 82

Job started or ended during week

150 150 - 139 139 -

Noneconomic reasons

25,793 6,968 18,825 25,386 6,860 18,526

Child-care problems

918 19 899 914 17 897

Other family or personal obligations

4,829 690 4,138 4,764 682 4,083

Health or medical limitations

886 - 886 874 - 874

In school or training

4,876 74 4,802 4,825 74 4,751

Retired or Social Security limit on earnings

2,265 - 2,265 2,171 - 2,171

Vacation or personal day

3,999 3,999 - 3,965 3,965 -

Holiday, legal or religious

99 99 - 95 95 -

Weather-related curtailment

213 213 - 180 180 -

All other reasons

7,709 1,874 5,835 7,598 1,847 5,751

Average hours, economic reasons

23.2 23.8 23.0 23.2 23.8 23.0

Average hours, noneconomic reasons

21.5 23.9 20.6 21.6 23.9 20.7

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: July 03, 2014