HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-35. Unemployed total and full-time workers by duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Duration Total Full-time workers
Unemployed Percent distribution Unemployed Percent distribution
June
2017
June
2018
June
2017
June
2018
June
2017
June
2018
June
2017
June
2018

Total, 16 years and over

7,250 6,812 100.0 100.0 6,006 5,540 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

3,057 2,991 42.2 43.9 2,379 2,232 39.6 40.3

5 to 14 weeks

1,739 1,665 24.0 24.4 1,426 1,394 23.7 25.2

5 to 10 weeks

1,196 1,150 16.5 16.9 994 934 16.5 16.9

11 to 14 weeks

542 515 7.5 7.6 432 460 7.2 8.3

15 weeks and over

2,454 2,156 33.8 31.7 2,201 1,914 36.6 34.5

15 to 26 weeks

867 811 12.0 11.9 807 720 13.4 13.0

27 weeks and over

1,587 1,345 21.9 19.7 1,394 1,193 23.2 21.5

27 to 51 weeks

582 554 8.0 8.1 529 510 8.8 9.2

52 weeks and over

1,005 791 13.9 11.6 866 684 14.4 12.3

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

22.9 19.4 - - 24.0 20.5 - -

Median duration, in weeks

7.6 6.6 - - 8.5 8.0 - -

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: July 06, 2018