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 March 2015
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 8,403 25,195 32,996 8,213 24,783

Economic reasons

6,672 1,635 5,037 6,569 1,572 4,997

Slack work or business conditions

4,027 1,426 2,601 3,966 1,390 2,576

Could only find part-time work

2,333 - 2,333 2,320 - 2,320

Seasonal work

230 127 103 200 99 101

Job started or ended during week

82 82 - 82 82 -

Noneconomic reasons

26,927 6,768 20,159 26,427 6,641 19,786

Child-care problems

992 67 925 982 67 915

Other family or personal obligations

5,044 734 4,310 4,977 721 4,256

Health or medical limitations

942 - 942 911 - 911

In school or training

6,102 86 6,015 6,045 86 5,958

Retired or Social Security limit on earnings

2,416 - 2,416 2,311 - 2,311

Vacation or personal day

2,748 2,748 - 2,711 2,711 -

Holiday, legal or religious

52 52 - 52 52 -

Weather-related curtailment

562 562 - 531 531 -

All other reasons

8,070 2,519 5,550 7,909 2,474 5,435

Average hours, economic reasons

23.0 23.2 22.9 23.0 23.3 22.9

Average hours, noneconomic reasons

20.9 24.3 19.8 21.0 24.4 19.8

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: April 03, 2015