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 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

10,537 100.0 19.6 26.2 54.2 18.2 36.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5,779 100.0 20.4 27.1 52.4 19.1 33.3

On temporary layoff

1,236 100.0 40.1 28.6 31.3 26.1 5.2

Not on temporary layoff

4,543 100.0 15.1 26.7 58.2 17.2 41.0

Permanent job losers

3,370 100.0 14.9 25.1 60.0 16.5 43.5

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,174 100.0 15.8 31.4 52.8 19.2 33.6

Job leavers

780 100.0 25.3 29.9 44.8 17.2 27.5

Reentrants

2,929 100.0 16.5 24.8 58.7 16.9 41.9

New entrants

1,049 100.0 19.3 22.7 58.0 17.2 40.9

Men, 20 years and over

5,238 100.0 17.2 25.8 57.0 19.3 37.6

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,498 100.0 19.0 28.0 53.0 20.6 32.4

On temporary layoff

819 100.0 32.5 32.7 34.8 30.3 4.5

Not on temporary layoff

2,680 100.0 14.9 26.5 58.6 17.6 41.0

Permanent job losers

1,975 100.0 15.3 24.0 60.7 16.6 44.1

Persons who completed temporary jobs

705 100.0 13.9 33.4 52.7 20.4 32.3

Job leavers

359 100.0 23.0 27.6 49.5 19.5 30.0

Reentrants

1,128 100.0 12.6 20.1 67.3 15.9 51.4

New entrants

253 100.0 3.9 19.6 76.5 17.4 59.1

Women, 20 years and over

4,232 100.0 19.6 25.8 54.6 17.1 37.6

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,128 100.0 21.1 25.8 53.1 16.8 36.3

On temporary layoff

369 100.0 52.3 22.0 25.7 18.8 6.9

Not on temporary layoff

1,759 100.0 14.5 26.6 58.9 16.4 42.5

Permanent job losers

1,337 100.0 13.0 26.4 60.7 16.8 43.9

Persons who completed temporary jobs

422 100.0 19.3 27.5 53.2 15.1 38.1

Job leavers

377 100.0 25.3 30.6 44.1 16.7 27.4

Reentrants

1,461 100.0 16.9 26.4 56.6 17.5 39.1

New entrants

266 100.0 14.7 14.9 70.4 17.5 53.0

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

1,066 100.0 31.2 30.1 38.7 16.7 22.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

153 100.0 44.0 26.0 30.0 18.0 12.0

On temporary layoff

48 100.0 - - - - -

Not on temporary layoff

105 100.0 29.8 33.7 36.6 21.6 14.9

Permanent job losers

58 100.0 - - - - -

Persons who completed temporary jobs

47 100.0 - - - - -

Job leavers

44 100.0 - - - - -

Reentrants

340 100.0 27.4 33.3 39.2 17.3 21.9

New entrants

530 100.0 28.9 28.1 43.0 16.9 26.1

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 04, 2014