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 March 2015
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

8,682 100.0 24.3 28.9 46.8 16.5 30.4

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,503 100.0 26.2 29.1 44.7 17.0 27.6

On temporary layoff

1,199 100.0 44.0 31.0 25.0 20.6 4.4

Not on temporary layoff

3,304 100.0 19.8 28.4 51.8 15.8 36.1

Permanent job losers

2,298 100.0 19.1 25.3 55.6 16.3 39.3

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,006 100.0 21.3 35.5 43.2 14.5 28.7

Job leavers

853 100.0 32.5 32.3 35.1 16.7 18.4

Reentrants

2,597 100.0 18.9 27.1 54.0 15.6 38.3

New entrants

729 100.0 21.6 30.4 48.1 15.4 32.6

Men, 20 years and over

4,411 100.0 22.1 27.7 50.2 17.5 32.7

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,773 100.0 25.6 29.4 45.0 17.8 27.2

On temporary layoff

830 100.0 40.0 32.0 28.0 23.2 4.8

Not on temporary layoff

1,942 100.0 19.5 28.2 52.3 15.6 36.7

Permanent job losers

1,314 100.0 18.1 23.6 58.3 17.4 40.8

Persons who completed temporary jobs

629 100.0 22.3 38.0 39.7 11.6 28.1

Job leavers

396 100.0 30.4 29.5 40.1 15.6 24.4

Reentrants

1,065 100.0 11.7 23.5 64.8 16.8 48.0

New entrants

177 100.0 10.2 23.1 66.7 20.2 46.4

Women, 20 years and over

3,352 100.0 23.8 29.5 46.8 15.8 31.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1,576 100.0 24.9 29.1 45.9 16.1 29.8

On temporary layoff

314 100.0 48.0 30.8 21.2 17.3 3.9

Not on temporary layoff

1,262 100.0 19.2 28.7 52.0 15.8 36.2

Permanent job losers

925 100.0 19.5 28.2 52.2 14.3 38.0

Persons who completed temporary jobs

337 100.0 18.4 30.1 51.5 20.1 31.4

Job leavers

403 100.0 29.9 35.0 35.0 20.0 15.0

Reentrants

1,230 100.0 20.6 28.9 50.5 14.9 35.6

New entrants

143 100.0 20.3 22.2 57.5 7.6 50.0

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

920 100.0 36.8 32.6 30.6 14.0 16.6

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

155 100.0 50.2 24.0 25.8 11.7 14.0

On temporary layoff

56 100.0 - - - - -

Not on temporary layoff

99 100.0 31.9 28.5 39.6 18.4 21.2

Permanent job losers

59 100.0 - - - - -

Persons who completed temporary jobs

40 100.0 - - - - -

Job leavers

54 100.0 - - - - -

Reentrants

302 100.0 37.9 31.9 30.1 14.7 15.4

New entrants

409 100.0 26.9 36.4 36.7 16.1 20.6

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: April 03, 2015