HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason 2016 2017
June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,767 3,711 3,777 3,930 3,749 3,542 3,639 3,713 3,709 3,519 3,538 3,327 3,444

On temporary layoff

1,097 1,000 1,002 1,068 994 896 1,033 1,062 979 953 934 814 900

Not on temporary layoff

2,670 2,712 2,775 2,862 2,755 2,646 2,606 2,651 2,730 2,567 2,604 2,513 2,545

Permanent job losers

1,909 2,002 1,989 1,963 1,906 1,903 1,902 1,981 2,042 1,819 1,806 1,741 1,758

Persons who completed temporary jobs

762 710 786 899 848 743 704 670 688 748 799 772 787

Job leavers

838 837 893 900 945 934 905 862 802 798 789 804 820

Reentrants

2,275 2,299 2,284 2,327 2,339 2,266 2,219 2,170 2,197 2,066 2,032 2,100 2,043

New entrants

892 822 853 802 791 728 783 813 773 790 712 656 682


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

48.5 48.4 48.4 49.4 47.9 47.4 48.2 49.1 49.6 49.1 50.0 48.3 49.3

On temporary layoff

14.1 13.0 12.8 13.4 12.7 12.0 13.7 14.0 13.1 13.3 13.2 11.8 12.9

Not on temporary layoff

34.4 35.4 35.5 36.0 35.2 35.4 34.5 35.1 36.5 35.8 36.8 36.5 36.4

Job leavers

10.8 10.9 11.4 11.3 12.1 12.5 12.0 11.4 10.7 11.1 11.2 11.7 11.7

Reentrants

29.3 30.0 29.3 29.2 29.9 30.3 29.4 28.7 29.4 28.8 28.7 30.5 29.2

New entrants

11.5 10.7 10.9 10.1 10.1 9.7 10.4 10.8 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

2.4 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.3 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.2

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3

New entrants

0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4

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

 

Last Modified Date: July 07, 2017