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 September 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

8,962 100.0 26.1 26.5 47.3 14.9 32.5

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4,176 100.0 25.4 26.7 47.8 14.3 33.6

On temporary layoff

608 100.0 54.2 30.9 14.9 10.0 4.9

Not on temporary layoff

3,567 100.0 20.5 26.0 53.5 15.0 38.5

Permanent job losers

2,622 100.0 18.3 25.4 56.3 15.4 40.9

Persons who completed temporary jobs

946 100.0 26.7 27.6 45.7 14.0 31.7

Job leavers

892 100.0 36.1 32.5 31.4 12.3 19.1

Reentrants

2,851 100.0 25.0 23.9 51.1 15.0 36.1

New entrants

1,043 100.0 23.5 28.0 48.5 18.9 29.6

Men, 20 years and over

3,993 100.0 23.4 25.0 51.6 16.2 35.5

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,256 100.0 24.6 26.0 49.4 15.9 33.5

On temporary layoff

308 100.0 51.2 33.2 15.6 10.9 4.7

Not on temporary layoff

1,948 100.0 20.4 24.9 54.7 16.7 38.1

Permanent job losers

1,426 100.0 18.3 25.1 56.5 16.7 39.8

Persons who completed temporary jobs

523 100.0 25.9 24.2 49.9 16.5 33.4

Job leavers

406 100.0 32.6 32.6 34.8 12.0 22.8

Reentrants

1,085 100.0 19.5 21.9 58.7 17.6 41.0

New entrants

246 100.0 14.6 16.6 68.8 19.2 49.6

Women, 20 years and over

3,893 100.0 25.5 26.6 47.9 14.0 34.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1,767 100.0 23.8 26.7 49.5 13.2 36.3

On temporary layoff

249 100.0 53.2 29.6 17.2 10.9 6.2

Not on temporary layoff

1,517 100.0 19.0 26.2 54.8 13.6 41.2

Permanent job losers

1,139 100.0 17.1 24.2 58.7 14.5 44.2

Persons who completed temporary jobs

379 100.0 24.6 32.1 43.2 10.9 32.3

Job leavers

420 100.0 35.2 33.1 31.8 14.5 17.2

Reentrants

1,442 100.0 26.2 24.2 49.6 13.8 35.8

New entrants

264 100.0 17.2 28.8 54.0 19.0 35.0

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

1,076 100.0 38.5 32.2 29.3 13.3 16.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

153 100.0 56.7 37.9 5.4 2.8 2.6

On temporary layoff

51 100.0 - - - - -

Not on temporary layoff

102 100.0 46.5 45.4 8.1 4.1 4.0

Permanent job losers

58 100.0 - - - - -

Persons who completed temporary jobs

44 100.0 - - - - -

Job leavers

66 100.0 - - - - -

Reentrants

324 100.0 37.8 29.2 32.9 12.0 21.0

New entrants

533 100.0 30.7 32.9 36.5 18.8 17.7

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: October 03, 2014