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
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2017
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2017
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2017
Mar.
2016
Mar.
2017

Total, 16 years and over

8,116 7,284 100.0 100.0 6,749 5,892 100.0 100.0

Less than 5 weeks

2,083 2,000 25.7 27.5 1,532 1,417 22.7 24.0

5 to 14 weeks

2,382 2,269 29.3 31.1 1,947 1,867 28.9 31.7

5 to 10 weeks

1,501 1,399 18.5 19.2 1,216 1,140 18.0 19.3

11 to 14 weeks

880 870 10.8 11.9 731 728 10.8 12.4

15 weeks and over

3,651 3,016 45.0 41.4 3,269 2,608 48.4 44.3

15 to 26 weeks

1,346 1,255 16.6 17.2 1,181 1,044 17.5 17.7

27 weeks and over

2,305 1,761 28.4 24.2 2,088 1,564 30.9 26.5

27 to 51 weeks

830 689 10.2 9.5 750 608 11.1 10.3

52 weeks and over

1,476 1,072 18.2 14.7 1,338 955 19.8 16.2

Average (mean) duration, in weeks

29.1 26.1 - - 31.4 27.7 - -

Median duration, in weeks

12.7 11.6 - - 13.9 12.6 - -

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: April 07, 2017