HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-32. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, sex, and age
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason Total,
16 years
and over
Men,
20 years
and over
Women,
20 years
and over
Both sexes,
16 to 19
years
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
Sept.
2014

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Total unemployed

10,885 8,962 5,297 3,993 4,405 3,893 1,183 1,076

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5,470 4,176 3,275 2,256 2,022 1,767 173 153

On temporary layoff

732 608 442 308 229 249 61 51

Not on temporary layoff

4,738 3,567 2,832 1,948 1,793 1,517 112 102

Permanent job losers

3,536 2,622 2,123 1,426 1,360 1,139 53 58

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,201 946 710 523 433 379 59 44

Job leavers

1,068 892 494 406 462 420 111 66

Reentrants

3,206 2,851 1,269 1,085 1,625 1,442 311 324

New entrants

1,140 1,043 258 246 295 264 587 533

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Total unemployed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

50.3 46.6 61.8 56.5 45.9 45.4 14.6 14.2

On temporary layoff

6.7 6.8 8.4 7.7 5.2 6.4 5.2 4.8

Not on temporary layoff

43.5 39.8 53.5 48.8 40.7 39.0 9.5 9.5

Job leavers

9.8 10.0 9.3 10.2 10.5 10.8 9.4 6.1

Reentrants

29.5 31.8 24.0 27.2 36.9 37.0 26.3 30.1

New entrants

10.5 11.6 4.9 6.2 6.7 6.8 49.6 49.6

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.5 2.7 4.1 2.8 2.9 2.5 3.1 2.8

Job leavers

0.7 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.6 2.0 1.2

Reentrants

2.1 1.8 1.6 1.4 2.3 2.1 5.6 6.0

New entrants

0.7 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 10.6 9.9

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

 

Last Modified Date: October 03, 2014