Table A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
June
2016
May
2017
June
2017
June
2016
Feb.
2017
Mar.
2017
Apr.
2017
May
2017
June
2017

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,677 3,017 3,359 3,767 3,709 3,519 3,538 3,327 3,444

On temporary layoff

1,124 575 926 1,097 979 953 934 814 900

Not on temporary layoff

2,552 2,442 2,433 2,670 2,730 2,567 2,604 2,513 2,545

Permanent job losers

1,848 1,699 1,700 1,909 2,042 1,819 1,806 1,741 1,758

Persons who completed temporary jobs

704 743 733 762 688 748 799 772 787

Job leavers

797 741 779 838 802 798 789 804 820

Reentrants

2,392 2,187 2,131 2,275 2,197 2,066 2,032 2,100 2,043

New entrants

1,278 628 981 892 773 790 712 656 682

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

45.1 45.9 46.3 48.5 49.6 49.1 50.0 48.3 49.3

On temporary layoff

13.8 8.7 12.8 14.1 13.1 13.3 13.2 11.8 12.9

Not on temporary layoff

31.3 37.2 33.6 34.4 36.5 35.8 36.8 36.5 36.4

Job leavers

9.8 11.3 10.7 10.8 10.7 11.1 11.2 11.7 11.7

Reentrants

29.4 33.3 29.4 29.3 29.4 28.8 28.7 30.5 29.2

New entrants

15.7 9.5 13.5 11.5 10.3 11.0 10.1 9.5 9.8

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2.3 1.9 2.1 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.2

Job leavers

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5

Reentrants

1.5 1.4 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3

New entrants

0.8 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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