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

1,890 355 475 1,060 327 733 41.2 18.7

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

827 124 189 514 147 366 43.6 22.8

Professional and related occupations

1,063 231 286 546 179 367 39.3 15.4

Service occupations

2,190 434 598 1,158 398 760 34.0 16.4

Sales and office occupations

2,343 423 627 1,294 398 895 36.3 18.2

Sales and related occupations

1,163 200 340 623 223 400 33.9 16.8

Office and administrative support occupations

1,180 223 287 670 175 495 38.6 19.9

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

1,438 288 395 755 336 420 33.6 15.7

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

210 43 35 131 73 59 40.6 17.9

Construction and extraction occupations

981 194 297 490 217 273 31.8 14.5

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

247 50 62 134 46 88 34.7 19.0

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

1,601 359 428 815 268 546 32.4 15.1

Production occupations

698 175 164 359 123 236 30.0 15.4

Transportation and material moving occupations

903 184 263 456 146 310 34.2 14.8

INDUSTRY(1)

Agriculture and related industries

217 43 41 133 81 52 39.9 17.3

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

62 13 19 30 8 22 - -

Construction

963 196 307 459 213 246 30.3 13.7

Manufacturing

836 170 195 471 135 336 38.7 19.6

Durable goods

474 88 107 279 79 200 40.0 20.8

Nondurable goods

362 82 88 192 55 136 36.8 17.3

Wholesale and retail trade

1,437 264 427 745 249 497 32.5 15.7

Transportation and utilities

482 75 129 279 67 212 38.8 20.2

Information

166 38 45 84 27 57 38.2 14.7

Financial activities

409 74 102 234 88 146 37.8 19.3

Professional and business services

1,314 235 400 679 270 409 31.7 15.5

Education and health services

1,159 252 223 684 174 510 42.0 21.9

Leisure and hospitality

1,368 245 370 752 260 492 34.3 17.7

Other services

386 88 114 184 51 134 36.9 13.8

Public administration

179 41 38 100 26 75 44.1 20.5

No previous work experience

1,049 202 238 609 180 429 40.7 22.3

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: April 04, 2014