HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-34. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment, sex, age, and duration of unemployment
[Percent distribution]
Reason, sex, and age November 2017
Total unemployed Duration of unemployment
Thousands of
persons
Percent Less than
5 weeks
5 to 14
weeks
15 weeks and over
Total 15 to 26
weeks
27 weeks
and over

Total, 16 years and over

6,286 100.0 33.2 27.9 39.0 14.6 24.3

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

2,907 100.0 37.9 27.4 34.7 13.5 21.3

On temporary layoff

807 100.0 68.7 21.9 9.5 5.6 3.9

Not on temporary layoff

2,100 100.0 26.0 29.5 44.5 16.5 28.0

Permanent job losers

1,483 100.0 26.2 28.9 44.9 17.7 27.2

Persons who completed temporary jobs

617 100.0 25.6 31.0 43.4 13.5 29.9

Job leavers

757 100.0 35.9 33.3 30.8 13.5 17.3

Reentrants

1,978 100.0 26.8 26.7 46.5 15.0 31.4

New entrants

644 100.0 28.1 27.3 44.6 20.1 24.5

Men, 20 years and over

2,909 100.0 32.2 26.6 41.2 14.2 27.0

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1,649 100.0 36.5 28.2 35.3 13.7 21.6

On temporary layoff

441 100.0 67.7 22.6 9.7 6.0 3.7

Not on temporary layoff

1,207 100.0 25.1 30.2 44.7 16.5 28.1

Permanent job losers

839 100.0 23.5 28.8 47.7 18.7 29.0

Persons who completed temporary jobs

368 100.0 28.9 33.4 37.7 11.5 26.2

Job leavers

354 100.0 35.2 28.8 36.0 14.5 21.6

Reentrants

803 100.0 23.9 22.8 53.4 15.6 37.8

New entrants

103 100.0 16.4 24.8 58.8 10.8 48.0

Women, 20 years and over

2,509 100.0 31.6 27.8 40.6 14.5 26.1

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

1,135 100.0 37.9 24.9 37.2 14.5 22.7

On temporary layoff

295 100.0 69.1 19.9 11.0 5.9 5.0

Not on temporary layoff

840 100.0 26.9 26.7 46.4 17.5 28.9

Permanent job losers

627 100.0 29.6 28.1 42.3 16.9 25.4

Persons who completed temporary jobs

214 100.0 19.0 22.5 58.5 19.2 39.3

Job leavers

362 100.0 35.1 36.9 27.9 14.0 13.9

Reentrants

871 100.0 23.6 27.9 48.5 14.4 34.1

New entrants

142 100.0 21.3 27.1 51.6 15.8 35.9

Both sexes, 16 to 19 years

868 100.0 41.0 32.3 26.8 16.7 10.1

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

123 100.0 55.9 39.5 4.6 1.1 3.5

On temporary layoff

71 100.0 - - - - -

Not on temporary layoff

52 100.0 - - - - -

Permanent job losers

16 100.0 - - - - -

Persons who completed temporary jobs

35 100.0 - - - - -

Job leavers

41 100.0 - - - - -

Reentrants

304 100.0 43.7 33.8 22.5 15.5 7.0

New entrants

399 100.0 33.5 28.1 38.5 24.0 14.5

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000).

 

Last Modified Date: December 08, 2017