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Labor Force Statistics from the Current Population Survey
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HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-37. Unemployed persons by occupation, industry, and duration of unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Occupation and industry June 2020
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

4,390 1,050 2,612 727 421 307 12.7 10.9

Management, business, and financial operations occupations

1,367 317 840 210 117 93 12.2 10.8

Professional and related occupations

3,022 733 1,772 517 304 213 12.8 10.9

Service occupations

4,887 744 3,333 810 491 319 13.5 11.7

Sales and office occupations

3,819 696 2,449 674 380 295 13.8 11.3

Sales and related occupations

2,059 326 1,358 376 225 151 14.0 11.7

Office and administrative support occupations

1,759 370 1,091 298 155 144 13.6 10.6

Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations

1,513 277 937 299 172 127 14.3 10.0

Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations

76 24 35 16 4 12 12.1 8.2

Construction and extraction occupations

961 180 582 199 112 87 13.9 10.5

Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

475 73 319 83 55 28 15.5 9.7

Production, transportation, and material moving occupations

2,593 437 1,689 466 321 146 12.8 10.9

Production occupations

889 157 540 192 127 65 14.0 10.5

Transportation and material moving occupations

1,704 280 1,150 274 194 80 12.2 11.0

INDUSTRY(1)

Agriculture and related industries

87 34 37 17 5 12 10.7 7.3

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

145 57 45 43 11 32 21.3 7.9

Construction

970 156 649 165 120 45 12.3 10.6

Manufacturing

1,406 273 818 315 190 125 13.7 10.2

Durable goods

879 154 535 190 104 86 14.4 10.5

Nondurable goods

527 119 283 125 86 38 12.5 9.7

Wholesale and retail trade

2,149 329 1,467 352 204 148 13.1 11.5

Transportation and utilities

974 150 641 183 86 97 15.6 10.7

Information

332 42 216 74 39 35 14.3 11.7

Financial activities

531 121 285 124 81 43 14.9 11.2

Professional and business services

1,568 336 965 266 178 88 12.3 10.1

Education and health services

3,145 798 1,910 437 241 196 12.0 10.9

Leisure and hospitality

3,897 548 2,726 623 377 246 13.1 11.7

Other services

931 101 694 136 87 49 13.4 11.5

Public administration

243 80 78 85 75 11 13.3 11.2

No previous work experience

834 392 280 162 70 92 15.1 5.5

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). Effective with January 2020 data, occupations reflect the introduction of the 2018 Census occupational classification system, derived from the 2018 Standard Occupational Classification (SOC). Effective with January 2020 data, industries reflect the introduction of the 2017 Census industry classification system, derived from the 2017 North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). No historical data have been revised. Data for 2020 are not strictly comparable with earlier years.

 

Last Modified Date: July 02, 2020