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
Nov.
2015
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2015
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2015
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2015
Nov.
2016

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Total unemployed

7,573 7,066 3,637 3,347 3,147 2,906 790 814

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,633 3,271 2,140 1,877 1,376 1,290 117 103

On temporary layoff

768 723 472 438 245 253 51 32

Not on temporary layoff

2,865 2,548 1,668 1,439 1,131 1,038 66 72

Permanent job losers

2,072 1,838 1,191 1,039 831 754 50 45

Persons who completed temporary jobs

793 710 478 400 300 284 16 27

Job leavers

791 936 396 411 339 457 56 68

Reentrants

2,361 2,188 896 906 1,233 991 233 292

New entrants

788 671 205 153 200 167 383 350

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

48.0 46.3 58.8 56.1 43.7 44.4 14.8 12.7

On temporary layoff

10.1 10.2 13.0 13.1 7.8 8.7 6.5 3.9

Not on temporary layoff

37.8 36.1 45.9 43.0 35.9 35.7 8.4 8.8

Job leavers

10.4 13.3 10.9 12.3 10.8 15.7 7.1 8.4

Reentrants

31.2 31.0 24.6 27.1 39.2 34.1 29.5 35.8

New entrants

10.4 9.5 5.6 4.6 6.4 5.8 48.5 43.1

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2.3 2.1 2.7 2.3 1.9 1.8 2.2 1.8

Job leavers

0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 1.1 1.2

Reentrants

1.5 1.4 1.1 1.1 1.7 1.4 4.4 5.2

New entrants

0.5 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.2 7.2 6.3

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

 

Last Modified Date: December 02, 2016