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
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2016
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2016
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2016
Apr.
2015
Apr.
2016

Total, 16 years and over

7,966 7,413 100.0 100.0 6,619 6,202 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,235 2,164 28.1 29.2 1,673 1,635 25.3 26.4

5 to 14 weeks

1,930 1,749 24.2 23.6 1,599 1,465 24.2 23.6

5 to 10 weeks

1,201 1,090 15.1 14.7 955 880 14.4 14.2

11 to 14 weeks

728 660 9.1 8.9 644 585 9.7 9.4

15 weeks and over

3,802 3,499 47.7 47.2 3,347 3,102 50.6 50.0

15 to 26 weeks

1,238 1,390 15.5 18.8 1,078 1,214 16.3 19.6

27 weeks and over

2,564 2,109 32.2 28.5 2,269 1,888 34.3 30.4

27 to 51 weeks

785 770 9.9 10.4 696 668 10.5 10.8

52 weeks and over

1,779 1,339 22.3 18.1 1,573 1,219 23.8 19.7

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

32.8 29.8 - - 34.4 31.6 - -

Median duration, in weeks

13.5 13.2 - - 14.9 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: May 06, 2016