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 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

33,472 8,771 24,701 32,826 8,623 24,203

Economic reasons

6,776 1,724 5,052 6,650 1,679 4,971

Slack work or business conditions

4,011 1,357 2,654 3,932 1,320 2,611

Could only find part-time work

2,308 - 2,308 2,284 - 2,284

Seasonal work

274 184 90 252 176 76

Job started or ended during week

182 182 - 182 182 -

Noneconomic reasons

26,696 7,047 19,649 26,175 6,943 19,232

Child-care problems

944 78 866 933 78 856

Other family or personal obligations

4,882 507 4,375 4,788 495 4,292

Health or medical limitations

949 - 949 934 - 934

In school or training

5,094 71 5,023 5,041 69 4,972

Retired or Social Security limit on earnings

2,389 - 2,389 2,244 - 2,244

Vacation or personal day

4,351 4,351 - 4,307 4,307 -

Holiday, legal or religious

42 42 - 42 42 -

Weather-related curtailment

242 242 - 225 225 -

All other reasons

7,802 1,755 6,047 7,661 1,728 5,933

Average hours, economic reasons

23.0 22.9 23.1 23.0 22.9 23.1

Average hours, noneconomic reasons

21.4 23.7 20.6 21.4 23.8 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: July 02, 2015