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 October 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

8,680 100.0 26.3 24.7 49.0 16.3 32.7

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,995 100.0 29.2 23.1 47.7 14.8 32.9

On temporary layoff

593 100.0 65.5 22.2 12.3 6.1 6.2

Not on temporary layoff

3,402 100.0 22.9 23.2 53.9 16.4 37.5

Permanent job losers

2,458 100.0 20.3 23.0 56.7 16.5 40.2

Persons who completed temporary jobs

944 100.0 29.6 23.9 46.5 16.0 30.5

Job leavers

803 100.0 32.4 29.8 37.8 18.1 19.7

Reentrants

2,863 100.0 22.3 24.7 53.0 15.7 37.3

New entrants

1,019 100.0 21.2 27.2 51.6 22.2 29.3

Men, 20 years and over

3,843 100.0 24.8 22.7 52.5 15.9 36.6

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,218 100.0 28.2 20.8 51.0 16.2 34.8

On temporary layoff

318 100.0 61.2 24.8 14.0 7.1 6.9

Not on temporary layoff

1,900 100.0 22.7 20.2 57.2 17.7 39.5

Permanent job losers

1,375 100.0 20.2 20.7 59.1 16.9 42.3

Persons who completed temporary jobs

525 100.0 29.1 18.9 52.0 19.9 32.1

Job leavers

384 100.0 29.1 33.4 37.4 14.3 23.1

Reentrants

995 100.0 17.8 23.4 58.8 15.5 43.3

New entrants

246 100.0 15.7 19.3 65.0 18.3 46.7

Women, 20 years and over

3,800 100.0 24.5 25.1 50.4 15.9 34.5

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1,656 100.0 27.5 25.8 46.7 14.1 32.6

On temporary layoff

217 100.0 69.4 17.5 13.0 6.2 6.9

Not on temporary layoff

1,438 100.0 21.2 27.0 51.8 15.3 36.5

Permanent job losers

1,052 100.0 18.9 26.0 55.1 16.4 38.7

Persons who completed temporary jobs

386 100.0 27.5 29.8 42.7 12.1 30.6

Job leavers

384 100.0 33.9 25.6 40.5 22.4 18.1

Reentrants

1,516 100.0 19.9 25.2 54.8 15.4 39.4

New entrants

245 100.0 17.3 19.3 63.4 21.3 42.2

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

1,037 100.0 38.6 30.9 30.5 18.8 11.7

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

121 100.0 71.5 27.2 1.3 1.0 0.3

On temporary layoff

58 100.0 - - - - -

Not on temporary layoff

63 100.0 - - - - -

Permanent job losers

31 100.0 - - - - -

Persons who completed temporary jobs

32 100.0 - - - - -

Job leavers

36 100.0 - - - - -

Reentrants

353 100.0 45.4 26.1 28.5 17.2 11.4

New entrants

527 100.0 25.6 34.6 39.8 24.5 15.3

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: November 07, 2014