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
Jan.
2017
Jan.
2018
Jan.
2017
Jan.
2018
Jan.
2017
Jan.
2018
Jan.
2017
Jan.
2018

Total, 16 years and over

8,149 7,189 100.0 100.0 6,664 5,738 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,824 2,655 34.6 36.9 2,082 1,907 31.2 33.2

5 to 14 weeks

2,216 2,064 27.2 28.7 1,865 1,702 28.0 29.7

5 to 10 weeks

1,520 1,385 18.7 19.3 1,270 1,142 19.1 19.9

11 to 14 weeks

696 679 8.5 9.4 595 560 8.9 9.8

15 weeks and over

3,109 2,470 38.2 34.4 2,717 2,129 40.8 37.1

15 to 26 weeks

1,201 972 14.7 13.5 1,028 817 15.4 14.2

27 weeks and over

1,908 1,498 23.4 20.8 1,689 1,312 25.3 22.9

27 to 51 weeks

771 517 9.5 7.2 680 457 10.2 8.0

52 weeks and over

1,137 982 14.0 13.7 1,009 855 15.1 14.9

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

23.7 22.7 - - 25.4 24.1 - -

Median duration, in weeks

9.6 8.9 - - 10.4 9.7 - -

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: February 02, 2018