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

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,851 3,864 3,578 3,767 3,711 3,777 3,930 3,749 3,542 3,639 3,713 3,709 3,519

On temporary layoff

928 847 836 1,097 1,000 1,002 1,068 994 896 1,033 1,062 979 953

Not on temporary layoff

2,923 3,017 2,742 2,670 2,712 2,775 2,862 2,755 2,646 2,606 2,651 2,730 2,567

Permanent job losers

2,082 2,066 1,985 1,909 2,002 1,989 1,963 1,906 1,903 1,902 1,981 2,042 1,819

Persons who completed temporary jobs

842 951 757 762 710 786 899 848 743 704 670 688 748

Job leavers

839 864 803 838 837 893 900 945 934 905 862 802 798

Reentrants

2,483 2,337 2,215 2,275 2,299 2,284 2,327 2,339 2,266 2,219 2,170 2,197 2,066

New entrants

783 847 865 892 822 853 802 791 728 783 813 773 790


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

48.4 48.8 48.0 48.5 48.4 48.4 49.4 47.9 47.4 48.2 49.1 49.6 49.1

On temporary layoff

11.7 10.7 11.2 14.1 13.0 12.8 13.4 12.7 12.0 13.7 14.0 13.1 13.3

Not on temporary layoff

36.7 38.1 36.7 34.4 35.4 35.5 36.0 35.2 35.4 34.5 35.1 36.5 35.8

Job leavers

10.5 10.9 10.8 10.8 10.9 11.4 11.3 12.1 12.5 12.0 11.4 10.7 11.1

Reentrants

31.2 29.5 29.7 29.3 30.0 29.3 29.2 29.9 30.3 29.4 28.7 29.4 28.8

New entrants

9.8 10.7 11.6 11.5 10.7 10.9 10.1 10.1 9.7 10.4 10.8 10.3 11.0


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

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

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

1.6 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3

New entrants

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 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: April 07, 2017