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
Dec.
2013
Dec.
2014
Dec.
2013
Dec.
2014
Dec.
2013
Dec.
2014
Dec.
2013
Dec.
2014

Total, 16 years and over

9,984 8,331 100.0 100.0 8,394 7,014 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,236 2,261 22.4 27.1 1,584 1,670 18.9 23.8

5 to 14 weeks

2,376 2,149 23.8 25.8 1,995 1,837 23.8 26.2

5 to 10 weeks

1,532 1,489 15.3 17.9 1,238 1,260 14.7 18.0

11 to 14 weeks

845 659 8.5 7.9 757 577 9.0 8.2

15 weeks and over

5,372 3,922 53.8 47.1 4,815 3,507 57.4 50.0

15 to 26 weeks

1,619 1,229 16.2 14.8 1,414 1,082 16.9 15.4

27 weeks and over

3,753 2,693 37.6 32.3 3,401 2,425 40.5 34.6

27 to 51 weeks

1,172 912 11.7 10.9 1,070 827 12.7 11.8

52 weeks and over

2,581 1,781 25.8 21.4 2,331 1,598 27.8 22.8

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

36.2 32.4 - - 38.3 34.4 - -

Median duration, in weeks

17.5 13.0 - - 20.1 14.5 - -

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: January 09, 2015