HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-37. Unemployed persons by occupation, industry, and duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation and industry June 2015
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

1,714 669 446 600 213 387 25.1 8.1

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

603 157 184 262 101 161 28.9 12.0

Professional and related occupations

1,111 512 261 338 112 226 23.1 5.6

Service occupations

1,789 611 459 718 252 466 27.4 9.8

Sales and office occupations

1,777 549 471 757 328 429 27.2 10.6

Sales and related occupations

950 271 311 368 158 210 24.3 10.4

Office and administrative support occupations

827 278 160 389 170 219 30.5 11.2

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

926 280 210 435 185 250 30.9 13.3

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

88 31 27 30 10 19 14.9 8.8

Construction and extraction occupations

617 197 140 280 126 154 29.4 12.7

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

221 53 43 125 48 77 41.5 18.1

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,122 406 277 439 182 257 24.4 9.9

Production occupations

462 176 110 177 72 104 28.2 9.0

Transportation and material moving occupations

660 231 167 263 110 153 21.8 10.7

INDUSTRY(1)

Agriculture and related industries

137 34 50 53 27 26 15.6 11.1

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

92 28 31 33 19 15 16.0 11.1

Construction

534 177 121 237 95 142 30.4 11.3

Manufacturing

617 210 155 252 110 142 30.2 10.4

Durable goods

355 111 101 143 86 57 24.0 10.1

Nondurable goods

262 99 54 109 24 84 38.5 10.8

Wholesale and retail trade

1,180 354 339 487 197 291 26.7 10.9

Transportation and utilities

353 142 76 134 56 77 19.3 9.4

Information

111 46 28 36 10 27 27.5 6.4

Financial activities

240 65 47 128 51 76 35.6 16.4

Professional and business services

827 204 225 398 164 234 29.0 13.5

Education and health services

1,354 626 316 413 147 266 23.4 5.6

Leisure and hospitality

1,116 383 292 441 160 281 25.2 9.9

Other services

284 92 51 141 55 86 33.1 14.3

Public administration

118 34 25 59 21 38 42.1 14.5

No previous work experience

1,289 586 299 405 149 256 22.3 5.9

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 02, 2015