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 2016
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

33,195 9,530 23,665 32,605 9,384 23,221

Economic reasons

6,157 1,580 4,577 6,071 1,546 4,524

Slack work or business conditions

3,742 1,263 2,478 3,676 1,236 2,440

Could only find part-time work

1,990 - 1,990 1,979 - 1,979

Seasonal work

316 207 109 306 201 105

Job started or ended during week

109 109 - 109 109 -

Noneconomic reasons

27,038 7,950 19,088 26,534 7,838 18,697

Child-care problems

890 49 841 882 47 835

Other family or personal obligations

4,524 553 3,971 4,425 538 3,888

Health or medical limitations

989 - 989 972 - 972

In school or training

4,992 77 4,916 4,931 74 4,857

Retired or Social Security limit on earnings

2,385 - 2,385 2,254 - 2,254

Vacation or personal day

5,093 5,093 - 5,024 5,024 -

Holiday, legal or religious

134 134 - 134 134 -

Weather-related curtailment

137 137 - 132 132 -

All other reasons

7,893 1,907 5,986 7,780 1,889 5,891

Average hours, economic reasons

23.1 23.9 22.8 23.1 23.9 22.8

Average hours, noneconomic reasons

21.2 23.1 20.5 21.3 23.1 20.5

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 05, 2016