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

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,542 3,639 3,713 3,709 3,519 3,538 3,327 3,444 3,378 3,523 3,359 3,227 3,159

On temporary layoff

896 1,033 1,062 979 953 934 814 900 1,044 1,032 895 842 963

Not on temporary layoff

2,646 2,606 2,651 2,730 2,567 2,604 2,513 2,545 2,334 2,490 2,464 2,384 2,196

Permanent job losers

1,903 1,902 1,981 2,042 1,819 1,806 1,741 1,758 1,676 1,799 1,759 1,709 1,542

Persons who completed temporary jobs

743 704 670 688 748 799 772 787 658 691 705 676 655

Job leavers

934 905 862 802 798 789 804 820 757 804 738 742 751

Reentrants

2,266 2,219 2,170 2,197 2,066 2,032 2,100 2,043 2,083 2,132 2,079 2,006 2,029

New entrants

728 783 813 773 790 712 656 682 703 656 669 629 691


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

47.4 48.2 49.1 49.6 49.1 50.0 48.3 49.3 48.8 49.5 49.1 48.9 47.6

On temporary layoff

12.0 13.7 14.0 13.1 13.3 13.2 11.8 12.9 15.1 14.5 13.1 12.8 14.5

Not on temporary layoff

35.4 34.5 35.1 36.5 35.8 36.8 36.5 36.4 33.7 35.0 36.0 36.1 33.1

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

30.3 29.4 28.7 29.4 28.8 28.7 30.5 29.2 30.1 30.0 30.4 30.4 30.6

New entrants

9.7 10.4 10.8 10.3 11.0 10.1 9.5 9.8 10.2 9.2 9.8 9.5 10.4


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2.2 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.2 2.1 2.2 2.1 2.0 2.0

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3

New entrants

0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4

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

 

Last Modified Date: December 08, 2017