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
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2015
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2015

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Total unemployed

10,537 8,682 5,238 4,411 4,232 3,352 1,066 920

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5,779 4,503 3,498 2,773 2,128 1,576 153 155

On temporary layoff

1,236 1,199 819 830 369 314 48 56

Not on temporary layoff

4,543 3,304 2,680 1,942 1,759 1,262 105 99

Permanent job losers

3,370 2,298 1,975 1,314 1,337 925 58 59

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,174 1,006 705 629 422 337 47 40

Job leavers

780 853 359 396 377 403 44 54

Reentrants

2,929 2,597 1,128 1,065 1,461 1,230 340 302

New entrants

1,049 729 253 177 266 143 530 409

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 51.9 66.8 62.9 50.3 47.0 14.3 16.8

On temporary layoff

11.7 13.8 15.6 18.8 8.7 9.4 4.5 6.1

Not on temporary layoff

43.1 38.0 51.2 44.0 41.6 37.7 9.8 10.7

Job leavers

7.4 9.8 6.9 9.0 8.9 12.0 4.1 5.9

Reentrants

27.8 29.9 21.5 24.1 34.5 36.7 31.8 32.9

New entrants

10.0 8.4 4.8 4.0 6.3 4.3 49.7 44.5

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.7 2.9 4.4 3.4 3.0 2.2 2.9 2.9

Job leavers

0.5 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.8 1.0

Reentrants

1.9 1.7 1.4 1.3 2.1 1.7 6.4 5.6

New entrants

0.7 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.2 10.1 7.6

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

 

Last Modified Date: April 03, 2015