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
Apr.
2017
Apr.
2018
Apr.
2017
Apr.
2018
Apr.
2017
Apr.
2018
Apr.
2017
Apr.
2018

Total, 16 years and over

6,555 5,932 100.0 100.0 5,242 4,831 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

1,953 1,782 29.8 30.1 1,330 1,283 25.4 26.6

5 to 14 weeks

1,735 1,666 26.5 28.1 1,431 1,375 27.3 28.5

5 to 10 weeks

1,041 936 15.9 15.8 852 739 16.3 15.3

11 to 14 weeks

694 730 10.6 12.3 579 636 11.0 13.2

15 weeks and over

2,868 2,483 43.7 41.9 2,482 2,174 47.3 45.0

15 to 26 weeks

1,206 1,158 18.4 19.5 1,020 1,021 19.5 21.1

27 weeks and over

1,662 1,325 25.4 22.3 1,462 1,152 27.9 23.9

27 to 51 weeks

667 538 10.2 9.1 586 458 11.2 9.5

52 weeks and over

994 787 15.2 13.3 877 695 16.7 14.4

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

25.7 24.2 - - 27.4 25.9 - -

Median duration, in weeks

12.1 11.9 - - 13.5 13.0 - -

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: May 04, 2018