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
Apr.
2014
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2014
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2014
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2014
Apr.
2015

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Total unemployed

9,079 7,966 4,512 3,921 3,648 3,206 918 840

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,972 3,977 2,922 2,394 1,905 1,464 144 119

On temporary layoff

931 871 568 554 299 271 64 46

Not on temporary layoff

4,041 3,106 2,354 1,839 1,606 1,193 81 73

Permanent job losers

2,996 2,224 1,657 1,267 1,269 910 70 46

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,045 882 698 572 337 283 10 27

Job leavers

751 780 363 333 349 405 39 42

Reentrants

2,425 2,465 992 1,034 1,209 1,173 224 257

New entrants

932 745 236 160 185 164 511 421

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

54.8 49.9 64.8 61.0 52.2 45.7 15.7 14.2

On temporary layoff

10.3 10.9 12.6 14.1 8.2 8.4 6.9 5.5

Not on temporary layoff

44.5 39.0 52.2 46.9 44.0 37.2 8.8 8.8

Job leavers

8.3 9.8 8.0 8.5 9.6 12.6 4.3 5.0

Reentrants

26.7 30.9 22.0 26.4 33.1 36.6 24.4 30.7

New entrants

10.3 9.4 5.2 4.1 5.1 5.1 55.6 50.1

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.2 2.5 3.7 3.0 2.7 2.1 2.8 2.2

Job leavers

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.8 0.8

Reentrants

1.6 1.6 1.2 1.3 1.7 1.7 4.3 4.8

New entrants

0.6 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.2 9.9 7.8

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

 

Last Modified Date: May 08, 2015