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 November 2016
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

7,066 100.0 31.1 28.4 40.5 15.0 25.5

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,271 100.0 36.3 26.1 37.5 13.7 23.9

On temporary layoff

723 100.0 70.4 21.0 8.6 4.1 4.4

Not on temporary layoff

2,548 100.0 26.7 27.5 45.8 16.4 29.4

Permanent job losers

1,838 100.0 23.9 28.1 48.0 18.2 29.8

Persons who completed temporary jobs

710 100.0 34.0 26.1 39.9 11.6 28.2

Job leavers

936 100.0 34.0 33.4 32.6 14.9 17.7

Reentrants

2,188 100.0 24.7 29.3 46.0 15.1 30.8

New entrants

671 100.0 22.6 29.6 47.8 21.1 26.7

Men, 20 years and over

3,347 100.0 30.1 26.7 43.2 15.3 27.9

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1,877 100.0 35.9 25.6 38.6 15.4 23.1

On temporary layoff

438 100.0 68.1 21.7 10.2 4.6 5.6

Not on temporary layoff

1,439 100.0 26.1 26.7 47.2 18.7 28.5

Permanent job losers

1,039 100.0 22.1 27.5 50.4 22.0 28.4

Persons who completed temporary jobs

400 100.0 36.4 24.8 38.8 10.2 28.6

Job leavers

411 100.0 29.0 32.4 38.6 18.5 20.1

Reentrants

906 100.0 21.4 28.6 50.0 13.7 36.3

New entrants

153 100.0 13.4 14.9 71.8 14.6 57.2

Women, 20 years and over

2,906 100.0 29.2 29.2 41.6 14.8 26.9

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1,290 100.0 33.9 27.2 38.9 12.2 26.8

On temporary layoff

253 100.0 72.7 20.5 6.8 3.9 2.9

Not on temporary layoff

1,038 100.0 24.4 28.8 46.8 14.2 32.6

Permanent job losers

754 100.0 23.2 29.2 47.6 14.0 33.5

Persons who completed temporary jobs

284 100.0 27.6 27.8 44.6 14.6 30.0

Job leavers

457 100.0 34.7 34.8 30.6 13.3 17.3

Reentrants

991 100.0 23.2 29.2 47.6 16.4 31.1

New entrants

167 100.0 13.2 29.6 57.1 28.8 28.3

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

814 100.0 42.5 32.3 25.2 14.6 10.6

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

103 100.0 75.8 22.4 1.8 0.8 1.0

On temporary layoff

32 100.0 - - - - -

Not on temporary layoff

72 100.0 - - - - -

Permanent job losers

45 100.0 - - - - -

Persons who completed temporary jobs

27 100.0 - - - - -

Job leavers

68 100.0 - - - - -

Reentrants

292 100.0 40.4 31.8 27.9 15.1 12.8

New entrants

350 100.0 31.1 36.0 32.9 20.3 12.5

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: December 02, 2016