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
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2017
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2017
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2017
Nov.
2016
Nov.
2017

Total, 16 years and over

7,066 6,286 100.0 100.0 5,819 4,896 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,201 2,084 31.1 33.2 1,626 1,441 27.9 29.4

5 to 14 weeks

2,006 1,753 28.4 27.9 1,661 1,373 28.5 28.0

5 to 10 weeks

1,336 1,215 18.9 19.3 1,073 941 18.4 19.2

11 to 14 weeks

670 537 9.5 8.5 588 432 10.1 8.8

15 weeks and over

2,859 2,449 40.5 39.0 2,532 2,083 43.5 42.5

15 to 26 weeks

1,060 921 15.0 14.6 920 768 15.8 15.7

27 weeks and over

1,799 1,529 25.5 24.3 1,612 1,315 27.7 26.9

27 to 51 weeks

625 536 8.8 8.5 573 476 9.8 9.7

52 weeks and over

1,174 993 16.6 15.8 1,039 839 17.9 17.1

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

27.1 26.3 - - 29.0 28.7 - -

Median duration, in weeks

10.5 9.7 - - 11.9 11.1 - -

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