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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
July
2021
June
2022
July
2022
July
2021
Mar.
2022
Apr.
2022
May
2022
June
2022
July
2022

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5,135 2,601 2,776 4,907 2,831 2,839 2,736 2,645 2,547

On temporary layoff

1,455 815 1,037 1,212 787 853 810 827 791

Not on temporary layoff

3,680 1,786 1,739 3,695 2,044 1,987 1,927 1,818 1,756

Permanent job losers

2,927 1,278 1,185 2,905 1,392 1,386 1,386 1,273 1,166

Persons who completed temporary jobs

753 508 554 789 652 601 541 545 589

Job leavers

967 812 880 927 787 793 764 832 842

Reentrants

2,447 2,200 1,938 2,289 1,985 1,882 1,943 1,990 1,826

New entrants

672 721 661 468 463 515 535 464 460

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

55.7 41.1 44.4 57.1 46.7 47.1 45.8 44.6 44.9

On temporary layoff

15.8 12.9 16.6 14.1 13.0 14.1 13.5 13.9 13.9

Not on temporary layoff

39.9 28.2 27.8 43.0 33.7 33.0 32.2 30.7 30.9

Job leavers

10.5 12.8 14.1 10.8 13.0 13.1 12.8 14.0 14.8

Reentrants

26.5 34.7 31.0 26.6 32.7 31.2 32.5 33.6 32.2

New entrants

7.3 11.4 10.6 5.4 7.6 8.5 8.9 7.8 8.1

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.2 1.6 1.7 3.0 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6

Job leavers

0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5

Reentrants

1.5 1.3 1.2 1.4 1.2 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.1

New entrants

0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

NOTE: Detail for the seasonally adjusted data shown in this table will not necessarily add to total unemployed in table A-1 because of the independent seasonal adjustment of the various series. Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

Last Modified Date: August 05, 2022