HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-37. Unemployed persons by occupation, industry, and duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation and industry July 2014
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

2,011 534 633 845 217 628 31.9 10.4

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

656 140 167 348 89 260 40.1 17.2

Professional and related occupations

1,355 393 466 496 128 368 28.0 9.0

Service occupations

2,076 683 546 848 222 626 28.9 10.7

Sales and office occupations

2,168 494 607 1,068 300 768 34.0 14.2

Sales and related occupations

1,034 240 289 505 163 342 32.1 14.0

Office and administrative support occupations

1,135 254 318 563 137 426 35.7 14.3

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

1,048 294 215 540 149 390 34.1 15.7

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

94 21 23 51 13 38 31.4 17.2

Construction and extraction occupations

691 225 119 346 95 251 33.1 14.6

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

263 48 72 143 41 102 37.5 18.0

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,489 424 396 668 223 445 31.7 12.2

Production occupations

714 177 180 358 100 258 36.2 14.5

Transportation and material moving occupations

774 247 217 310 124 187 27.6 10.4

INDUSTRY(1)

Agriculture and related industries

102 29 18 56 10 45 33.2 19.3

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

39 20 1 17 4 14 - -

Construction

686 190 131 365 95 270 34.9 16.9

Manufacturing

837 226 186 425 108 317 36.4 15.3

Durable goods

522 159 118 245 66 179 31.9 13.3

Nondurable goods

315 67 68 180 42 138 43.8 20.3

Wholesale and retail trade

1,300 293 395 612 192 419 32.8 13.4

Transportation and utilities

403 117 67 219 97 122 34.3 16.4

Information

128 18 29 81 17 64 43.5 24.5

Financial activities

350 67 71 212 55 157 39.6 21.3

Professional and business services

1,100 331 338 430 130 300 27.5 10.8

Education and health services

1,610 522 561 527 146 382 24.2 8.0

Leisure and hospitality

1,210 344 356 510 141 369 28.7 11.5

Other services

435 116 101 218 54 164 42.6 14.6

Public administration

160 28 53 79 23 56 40.4 14.3

No previous work experience

1,479 492 520 467 121 345 24.7 7.9

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: August 01, 2014