Labor force status flows by sex [Numbers in thousands]
Labor force flows Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
Oct. to Nov.
2016
Sept. to Oct.
2017
Oct. to Nov.
2017
Oct. to Nov.
2016
June to July
2017
July to Aug.
2017
Aug. to Sept.
2017
Sept. to Oct.
2017
Oct. to Nov.
2017

TOTAL

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

152,385 154,223 154,180 152,048 153,513 153,439 154,345 153,861 153,918

Employed to employed

146,378 148,168 148,316 145,441 146,799 147,155 147,380 147,498 147,518

Unemployed to employed

1,801 1,821 1,581 2,018 2,050 1,830 1,980 1,910 1,761

Not in labor force to employed

4,147 4,165 4,227 4,527 4,640 4,418 4,882 4,381 4,578

Other inflows to employed(2)

58 69 56 62 24 36 103 73 61

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

7,066 6,242 6,286 7,409 6,981 7,132 6,801 6,520 6,610

Employed to unemployed

1,635 1,401 1,474 1,756 1,641 1,744 1,584 1,600 1,597

Unemployed to unemployed

3,702 3,080 3,236 3,729 3,352 3,482 3,393 3,142 3,242

Not in labor force to unemployed

1,706 1,751 1,549 1,897 1,968 1,893 1,821 1,768 1,744

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

24 10 26 27 19 14 3 11 27

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

95,089 95,301 95,483 95,084 94,657 94,785 94,417 95,385 95,420

Employed to not in labor force

4,297 4,899 4,408 4,681 4,648 4,587 4,451 5,222 4,721

Unemployed to not in labor force

1,943 1,654 1,423 1,991 1,570 1,667 1,757 1,748 1,515

Not in labor force to not in labor force

88,488 88,398 89,325 88,057 87,973 88,145 87,884 88,069 88,863

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

361 351 327 355 466 386 325 346 321

MEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

80,763 81,875 81,535 80,826 81,273 81,310 81,883 81,659 81,630

Employed to employed

77,952 79,069 78,958 77,633 78,225 78,294 78,526 78,678 78,677

Unemployed to employed

974 924 863 1,149 1,075 1,001 1,105 1,009 1,001

Not in labor force to employed

1,815 1,862 1,691 2,019 1,968 1,985 2,203 1,950 1,925

Other inflows to employed(2)

22 20 23 25 6 30 49 22 26

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

3,865 3,362 3,408 4,034 3,715 3,826 3,636 3,570 3,541

Employed to unemployed

958 837 870 964 869 990 852 938 885

Unemployed to unemployed

2,078 1,666 1,740 2,135 1,848 1,936 1,871 1,762 1,780

Not in labor force to unemployed

822 854 777 928 988 897 911 865 854

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

7 5 22 7 11 3 2 5 22

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

38,370 38,380 38,764 38,139 38,323 38,277 37,996 38,387 38,537

Employed to not in labor force

2,041 2,198 2,032 2,106 2,150 1,975 1,917 2,253 2,082

Unemployed to not in labor force

973 806 758 993 777 777 850 864 788

Not in labor force to not in labor force

35,166 35,189 35,818 34,854 35,158 35,346 35,068 35,086 35,513

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

190 187 156 186 238 179 161 184 153

WOMEN

Flows into employment

Total employment(1)

71,622 72,348 72,645 71,222 72,240 72,129 72,461 72,202 72,289

Employed to employed

68,426 69,100 69,358 67,808 68,574 68,862 68,854 68,820 68,841

Unemployed to employed

827 896 718 869 975 829 875 901 760

Not in labor force to employed

2,332 2,303 2,536 2,508 2,673 2,432 2,679 2,430 2,653

Other inflows to employed(2)

36 49 33 37 18 6 54 51 36

Flows into unemployment

Total unemployment(1)

3,201 2,880 2,877 3,375 3,265 3,306 3,165 2,950 3,069

Employed to unemployed

677 564 605 792 772 753 731 662 712

Unemployed to unemployed

1,624 1,414 1,496 1,594 1,505 1,546 1,522 1,380 1,462

Not in labor force to unemployed

883 897 772 969 980 996 909 902 890

Other inflows to unemployed(2)

18 6 4 20 8 11 2 6 5

Flows into not in labor force

Total not in labor force(1)

56,719 56,921 56,719 56,945 56,334 56,509 56,421 56,998 56,884

Employed to not in labor force

2,256 2,701 2,375 2,575 2,499 2,612 2,533 2,969 2,639

Unemployed to not in labor force

970 847 665 999 793 890 907 883 727

Not in labor force to not in labor force

53,321 53,209 53,508 53,203 52,815 52,800 52,816 52,983 53,350

Other inflows to not in labor force(2)

172 164 172 169 228 207 164 162 168

Footnotes
(1) Total shown for measure in the second month.
(2) Includes persons just turning 16 and adjustments to estimated population totals.

NOTE: Data may not sum to totals due to rounding.
SOURCE: Research series from the Current Population Survey, Bureau of Labor Statistics.

 

Last Modified Date: December 08, 2017