Economic News Release

Table 3. Long-tenured displaced workers (1) by whether they received written advance notice, reason for job loss, and employment status in January 2014

Table 3. Long-tenured displaced workers (1) by whether they received written advance notice, reason for job loss, and
employment status in January 2014

(Numbers in thousands)
                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                     
                                                                         Percent distribution by employment status   
                                                                                                                     
                     Characteristic                           Total                                                  
                                                                         Total      Employed   Unemployed  Not in the
                                                                                                          labor force
                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                     
                          TOTAL                                                                                      
                                                                                                                     
    Total, 20 years and over (2).........................     4,292      100.0        61.3        20.8        17.9   
Received written advance notice..........................     1,725      100.0        64.1        18.9        17.0   
Did not receive written advance notice...................     2,492      100.0        59.3        22.0        18.7   
                                                                                                                     
          Plant or company closed down or moved                                                                      
                                                                                                                     
    Total, 20 years and over (2).........................     1,513      100.0        62.3        19.3        18.4   
Received written advance notice..........................       857      100.0        63.5        19.3        17.2   
Did not receive written advance notice...................       625      100.0        61.1        18.9        20.0   
                                                                                                                     
                    Insufficient work                                                                                
                                                                                                                     
    Total, 20 years and over (2).........................     1,399      100.0        60.0        23.2        16.8   
Received written advance notice..........................       387      100.0        64.3        19.4        16.3   
Did not receive written advance notice...................       983      100.0        58.0        24.9        17.1   
                                                                                                                     
               Position or shift abolished                                                                           
                                                                                                                     
    Total, 20 years and over (2).........................     1,380      100.0        61.5        20.1        18.5   
Received written advance notice..........................       482      100.0        65.0        17.8        17.2   
Did not receive written advance notice...................       883      100.0        59.6        21.0        19.5   

   1 Data refer to persons who had 3 or more years of tenure on a job they had lost or left between January 2011 and
December 2013 because of plant or company closings or moves, insufficient work, or the abolishment of their positions
or shifts.
   2 Includes a small number who did not report information on advance notice.



Table of Contents

Last Modified Date: August 26, 2014
Recommend this page using: