HOUSEHOLD DATA
SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, seasonally adjusted
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason 2017 2018
Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov.

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3,149 3,254 3,273 3,279 3,146 2,958 2,854 3,065 3,017 2,875 2,796 2,850 2,808

On temporary layoff

950 915 912 878 865 862 803 906 890 872 820 793 811

Not on temporary layoff

2,200 2,339 2,361 2,401 2,281 2,096 2,052 2,159 2,127 2,003 1,975 2,057 1,997

Permanent job losers

1,539 1,636 1,652 1,709 1,645 1,418 1,439 1,486 1,455 1,345 1,248 1,355 1,297

Persons who completed temporary jobs

661 703 709 692 637 678 612 673 672 658 727 701 700

Job leavers

739 715 716 780 864 815 852 811 844 862 730 726 704

Reentrants

2,025 2,003 1,958 1,948 1,967 2,009 1,882 2,086 1,799 1,846 1,877 1,906 1,869

New entrants

697 581 645 704 625 623 571 578 591 584 586 606 573


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

47.6 49.7 49.6 48.9 47.7 46.2 46.3 46.9 48.3 46.6 46.7 46.8 47.2

On temporary layoff

14.4 14.0 13.8 13.1 13.1 13.5 13.0 13.9 14.2 14.1 13.7 13.0 13.6

Not on temporary layoff

33.3 35.7 35.8 35.8 34.6 32.7 33.3 33.0 34.0 32.5 33.0 33.8 33.5

Job leavers

11.2 10.9 10.9 11.6 13.1 12.7 13.8 12.4 13.5 14.0 12.2 11.9 11.8

Reentrants

30.6 30.6 29.7 29.0 29.8 31.4 30.6 31.9 28.8 29.9 31.3 31.3 31.4

New entrants

10.5 8.9 9.8 10.5 9.5 9.7 9.3 8.8 9.5 9.5 9.8 10.0 9.6


UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.8 1.7

Job leavers

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

Reentrants

1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.1

New entrants

0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 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 07, 2018