HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason 2015 2016
Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,799 3,686 3,771 3,851 3,864 3,578 3,767 3,711 3,777 3,930 3,749 3,542 3,639

On temporary layoff

925 927 960 928 847 836 1,097 1,000 1,002 1,068 994 896 1,033

Not on temporary layoff

2,875 2,759 2,810 2,923 3,017 2,742 2,670 2,712 2,775 2,862 2,755 2,646 2,606

Permanent job losers

2,046 1,889 1,991 2,082 2,066 1,985 1,909 2,002 1,989 1,963 1,906 1,903 1,902

Persons who completed temporary jobs

828 870 819 842 951 757 762 710 786 899 848 743 704

Job leavers

817 768 760 839 864 803 838 837 893 900 945 934 905

Reentrants

2,486 2,458 2,449 2,483 2,337 2,215 2,275 2,299 2,284 2,327 2,339 2,266 2,219

New entrants

860 834 833 783 847 865 892 822 853 802 791 728 783


PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Total unemployed

100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

47.7 47.6 48.3 48.4 48.8 48.0 48.5 48.4 48.4 49.4 47.9 47.4 48.2

On temporary layoff

11.6 12.0 12.3 11.7 10.7 11.2 14.1 13.0 12.8 13.4 12.7 12.0 13.7

Not on temporary layoff

36.1 35.6 36.0 36.7 38.1 36.7 34.4 35.4 35.5 36.0 35.2 35.4 34.5

Job leavers

10.3 9.9 9.7 10.5 10.9 10.8 10.8 10.9 11.4 11.3 12.1 12.5 12.0

Reentrants

31.2 31.7 31.3 31.2 29.5 29.7 29.3 30.0 29.3 29.2 29.9 30.3 29.4

New entrants

10.8 10.8 10.7 9.8 10.7 11.6 11.5 10.7 10.9 10.1 10.1 9.7 10.4


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2.4 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.3 2.2 2.3

Job leavers

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6

Reentrants

1.6 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.4

New entrants

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5

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

 

Last Modified Date: January 06, 2017