HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-37. Unemployed persons by occupation, industry, and duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation and industry June 2016
Unemployed Weeks of unemployment
Total Less
than
5 weeks
5 to 14
weeks
15 weeks and over Average
(mean)
duration
Median
duration
Total 15 to 26
weeks
27 weeks
and over

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

1,712 797 387 528 190 337 21.1 5.9

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

646 217 189 240 94 145 23.1 9.9

Professional and related occupations

1,067 580 198 288 96 192 20.0 4.2

Service occupations

1,658 648 418 592 216 375 25.7 8.3

Sales and office occupations

1,550 510 380 660 234 426 30.5 10.2

Sales and related occupations

820 269 219 332 124 209 27.0 9.7

Office and administrative support occupations

730 241 161 328 110 217 34.4 11.2

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

832 295 178 358 151 207 28.9 10.8

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

151 67 37 47 27 20 14.7 8.7

Construction and extraction occupations

462 170 101 191 75 117 30.6 9.4

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

218 58 40 120 49 70 35.3 17.6

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,091 380 289 423 173 249 26.4 9.5

Production occupations

439 134 124 181 82 99 27.8 10.0

Transportation and material moving occupations

652 246 164 242 91 151 25.5 9.1

INDUSTRY(1)

Agriculture and related industries

160 78 32 50 25 25 13.9 6.5

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

100 17 42 42 13 29 23.8 13.0

Construction

430 166 79 186 94 91 27.5 8.8

Manufacturing

578 143 180 255 84 171 28.3 11.3

Durable goods

380 107 109 164 62 102 27.0 10.4

Nondurable goods

198 35 72 91 22 70 30.8 12.6

Wholesale and retail trade

941 290 241 411 167 244 28.5 10.5

Transportation and utilities

285 88 72 124 50 74 31.9 11.9

Information

128 48 22 58 24 34 39.8 9.8

Financial activities

222 68 50 104 46 58 32.8 12.8

Professional and business services

812 266 226 320 121 199 27.3 9.6

Education and health services

1,279 704 256 318 134 185 17.0 4.2

Leisure and hospitality

985 425 248 312 113 199 23.3 6.4

Other services

376 139 102 135 31 104 33.3 9.3

Public administration

152 45 28 79 29 50 40.6 15.6

No previous work experience

1,278 567 309 402 97 305 23.7 5.8

Footnotes
(1) Includes wage and salary workers only.

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: July 08, 2016