HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-34. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, sex, age, and duration of unemployment
[Percent distribution]
Reason, sex, and age August 2014
Total unemployed Duration of unemployment
Thousands of
persons
Percent Less than
5 weeks
5 to 14
weeks
15 weeks and over
Total 15 to 26
weeks
27 weeks
and over

Total, 16 years and over

9,787 100.0 27.2 28.6 44.1 13.8 30.3

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,750 100.0 30.6 27.0 42.4 14.8 27.5

On temporary layoff

1,070 100.0 53.1 38.0 8.9 5.3 3.6

Not on temporary layoff

3,681 100.0 24.0 23.9 52.1 17.6 34.5

Permanent job losers

2,605 100.0 21.4 23.2 55.4 18.6 36.8

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,076 100.0 30.2 25.6 44.2 15.1 29.0

Job leavers

922 100.0 33.9 29.6 36.5 14.8 21.7

Reentrants

2,943 100.0 23.1 24.9 52.0 13.3 38.7

New entrants

1,171 100.0 18.8 43.6 37.6 10.5 27.1

Men, 20 years and over

4,366 100.0 27.3 23.7 49.1 15.7 33.4

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,546 100.0 29.9 24.0 46.1 17.2 28.9

On temporary layoff

500 100.0 62.6 26.7 10.8 7.4 3.4

Not on temporary layoff

2,046 100.0 21.9 23.4 54.7 19.6 35.1

Permanent job losers

1,445 100.0 20.3 21.6 58.1 20.1 38.0

Persons who completed temporary jobs

601 100.0 25.7 27.7 46.6 18.6 28.0

Job leavers

418 100.0 37.0 27.5 35.5 16.3 19.2

Reentrants

1,183 100.0 20.4 22.1 57.4 13.8 43.7

New entrants

219 100.0 15.3 20.3 64.5 7.0 57.5

Women, 20 years and over

4,266 100.0 25.1 30.4 44.5 13.2 31.3

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,054 100.0 29.1 31.0 39.9 12.7 27.3

On temporary layoff

534 100.0 41.8 50.3 7.8 3.8 4.1

Not on temporary layoff

1,520 100.0 24.6 24.2 51.2 15.8 35.4

Permanent job losers

1,111 100.0 21.5 24.7 53.7 17.2 36.5

Persons who completed temporary jobs

409 100.0 32.8 22.9 44.3 11.8 32.5

Job leavers

451 100.0 27.6 32.4 40.0 14.1 25.9

Reentrants

1,486 100.0 21.1 27.4 51.4 13.2 38.2

New entrants

276 100.0 12.9 38.4 48.7 15.6 33.1

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

1,155 100.0 34.9 41.0 24.1 9.2 15.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

150 100.0 62.7 24.0 13.2 4.3 8.9

On temporary layoff

36 100.0 - - - - -

Not on temporary layoff

114 100.0 54.4 28.2 17.4 5.7 11.7

Permanent job losers

49 100.0 - - - - -

Persons who completed temporary jobs

66 100.0 - - - - -

Job leavers

54 100.0 - - - - -

Reentrants

274 100.0 45.3 23.3 31.4 11.2 20.2

New entrants

676 100.0 22.3 53.4 24.4 9.5 14.9

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: September 05, 2014