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
Feb.
2014
Feb.
2015
Feb.
2014
Feb.
2015
Feb.
2014
Feb.
2015
Feb.
2014
Feb.
2015

Total, 16 years and over

10,893 9,095 100.0 100.0 9,205 7,638 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,145 2,185 19.7 24.0 1,597 1,599 17.3 20.9

5 to 14 weeks

3,091 2,662 28.4 29.3 2,611 2,244 28.4 29.4

5 to 10 weeks

2,044 1,815 18.8 20.0 1,662 1,498 18.1 19.6

11 to 14 weeks

1,047 847 9.6 9.3 949 745 10.3 9.8

15 weeks and over

5,657 4,248 51.9 46.7 4,997 3,795 54.3 49.7

15 to 26 weeks

1,771 1,485 16.3 16.3 1,517 1,300 16.5 17.0

27 weeks and over

3,886 2,763 35.7 30.4 3,480 2,496 37.8 32.7

27 to 51 weeks

1,124 924 10.3 10.2 1,021 839 11.1 11.0

52 weeks and over

2,762 1,839 25.4 20.2 2,459 1,656 26.7 21.7

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

36.3 31.1 - - 37.8 33.1 - -

Median duration, in weeks

16.0 13.1 - - 17.6 14.4 - -

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: March 06, 2015