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Table 7. Long-tenured displaced workers (1) who lost full-time wage and salary jobs and were reemployed in January 2020 by industry of lost job and characteristics of new job

Table 7. Long-tenured displaced workers(1) who lost full-time wage and salary jobs and were reemployed in January 2020 by industry of lost job and characteristics of new job
(In thousands)
Industry and class of worker of lost job Reemployed in January 2020
Total Wage and salary workers Self-
employed
and unpaid
family
workers
Part time Full time
Total(2) Earnings relative to those of lost job
20 percent
or more
below
Below, but
within 20
percent
Equal or
above, but
within 20
percent
20 percent
or more
above

Total who lost full-time wage and salary jobs(3)

1,672 186 1,335 172 181 383 269 151

Agriculture and related industries wage and salary workers

11 4 7 - - 5 1 -

Nonagricultural industries wage and salary workers

1,645 181 1,314 172 180 373 267 150

Private nonagricultural wage and salary workers

1,569 168 1,250 156 175 362 244 150

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

18 - 14 2 6 0 5 4

Construction

116 9 84 15 14 15 10 24

Manufacturing

285 18 244 28 26 86 47 23

Durable goods manufacturing

169 10 141 23 17 48 24 18

Nondurable goods manufacturing

116 8 103 5 9 38 23 5

Wholesale and retail trade

286 46 237 51 14 61 38 3

Transportation and utilities

62 - 53 9 13 19 7 9

Information

100 0 77 17 16 21 6 22

Financial activities

172 11 150 15 20 51 22 11

Professional and business services

260 12 214 2 38 63 68 34

Education and health services

144 30 109 16 16 32 17 6

Leisure and hospitality

67 15 43 1 12 4 12 9

Other services

59 27 27 1 1 10 12 5

Government wage and salary workers

77 13 64 16 5 11 23 -

(1) Data refer to persons who had 3 or more years of tenure on a job they had lost or left between January 2017 and December 2019 because of plant or company closings or moves, insufficient work, or the abolishment of their positions or shifts.
(2) Includes persons who did not report earnings on lost job.
(3) Includes other industries, not shown separately.

NOTE: Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000).

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Last Modified Date: August 27, 2020