HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-37. Unemployed persons by occupation, industry, and duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation and industry June 2018
Unemployed Weeks of unemployment
Total Less
than
5 weeks
5 to 14
weeks
15 weeks and over Average
(mean)
duration
Median
duration
Total 15 to 26
weeks
27 weeks
and over

OCCUPATION

Management, professional, and related occupations

1,575 739 404 432 154 278 17.7 5.6

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

536 165 168 204 70 134 25.3 10.7

Professional and related occupations

1,039 574 236 228 84 144 13.8 4.1

Service occupations

1,451 653 346 452 184 269 17.9 6.0

Sales and office occupations

1,333 461 350 522 191 331 23.7 9.9

Sales and related occupations

741 278 177 286 111 176 21.6 9.8

Office and administrative support occupations

592 183 173 235 80 155 26.3 9.9

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

746 310 181 255 92 163 19.8 7.8

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

106 42 27 36 23 13 17.1 8.0

Construction and extraction occupations

479 218 106 155 44 111 20.1 6.0

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

161 50 47 64 25 39 20.6 10.0

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

870 318 220 332 141 191 22.3 9.2

Production occupations

331 107 100 125 59 66 22.9 10.0

Transportation and material moving occupations

539 211 120 207 82 125 22.0 8.7

INDUSTRY(1)

Agriculture and related industries

132 35 43 53 28 26 29.5 9.5

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

23 13 5 4 0 4 - -

Construction

475 206 111 158 64 95 18.2 7.3

Manufacturing

498 140 157 200 67 134 24.8 10.6

Durable goods

271 74 89 109 42 67 23.6 10.3

Nondurable goods

227 67 69 91 25 66 26.2 11.1

Wholesale and retail trade

859 314 241 304 129 176 19.2 8.9

Transportation and utilities

253 93 55 106 47 59 21.9 9.9

Information

131 39 28 63 27 37 23.2 12.1

Financial activities

224 69 74 80 24 56 23.0 8.0

Professional and business services

581 183 182 216 78 138 24.9 10.0

Education and health services

1,182 709 220 253 118 136 12.7 3.8

Leisure and hospitality

889 408 242 239 75 164 16.5 5.7

Other services

286 119 58 108 40 68 21.9 8.2

Public administration

138 36 27 76 18 58 43.2 22.9

No previous work experience

829 510 160 159 47 113 14.9 3.7

Footnotes
(1) Includes wage and salary workers only.

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