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
Oct.
2013
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2013
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2013
Oct.
2014
Oct.
2013
Oct.
2014

Total, 16 years and over

10,773 8,680 100.0 100.0 9,220 7,253 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,585 2,283 24.0 26.3 1,991 1,716 21.6 23.7

5 to 14 weeks

2,460 2,146 22.8 24.7 2,028 1,753 22.0 24.2

5 to 10 weeks

1,570 1,371 14.6 15.8 1,252 1,093 13.6 15.1

11 to 14 weeks

890 775 8.3 8.9 775 660 8.4 9.1

15 weeks and over

5,729 4,251 53.2 49.0 5,201 3,784 56.4 52.2

15 to 26 weeks

1,772 1,413 16.4 16.3 1,577 1,232 17.1 17.0

27 weeks and over

3,957 2,838 36.7 32.7 3,624 2,552 39.3 35.2

27 to 51 weeks

1,191 822 11.1 9.5 1,077 763 11.7 10.5

52 weeks and over

2,766 2,016 25.7 23.2 2,547 1,789 27.6 24.7

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

36.5 33.8 - - 39.0 35.9 - -

Median duration, in weeks

16.8 14.0 - - 18.9 15.9 - -

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: November 07, 2014