HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-35. Unemployed total and full-time workers by duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Duration Total Full-time workers
Unemployed Percent distribution Unemployed Percent distribution
Nov.
2015
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2015
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2015
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2015
Nov.
2016

Total, 16 years and over

7,573 7,066 100.0 100.0 6,195 5,819 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,173 2,201 28.7 31.1 1,565 1,626 25.3 27.9

5 to 14 weeks

2,144 2,006 28.3 28.4 1,738 1,661 28.1 28.5

5 to 10 weeks

1,461 1,336 19.3 18.9 1,170 1,073 18.9 18.4

11 to 14 weeks

683 670 9.0 9.5 568 588 9.2 10.1

15 weeks and over

3,256 2,859 43.0 40.5 2,893 2,532 46.7 43.5

15 to 26 weeks

1,249 1,060 16.5 15.0 1,093 920 17.6 15.8

27 weeks and over

2,007 1,799 26.5 25.5 1,799 1,612 29.0 27.7

27 to 51 weeks

629 625 8.3 8.8 585 573 9.4 9.8

52 weeks and over

1,378 1,174 18.2 16.6 1,214 1,039 19.6 17.9

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

29.1 27.1 - - 31.1 29.0 - -

Median duration, in weeks

11.4 10.5 - - 13.1 11.9 - -

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