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Table A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-11. Unemployed persons by reason for unemployment
[Numbers in thousands]
Reason Not seasonally adjusted Seasonally adjusted
Mar.
2013
Feb.
2014
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2013
Nov.
2013
Dec.
2013
Jan.
2014
Feb.
2014
Mar.
2014

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

6,638 6,024 5,779 6,321 5,731 5,366 5,407 5,448 5,489

On temporary layoff

1,312 1,341 1,236 1,118 1,128 997 986 1,036 1,051

Not on temporary layoff

5,325 4,682 4,543 5,204 4,603 4,369 4,421 4,412 4,438

Permanent job losers

4,029 3,366 3,370 3,948 3,428 3,219 3,341 3,230 3,295

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,296 1,316 1,174 1,255 1,174 1,150 1,080 1,182 1,143

Job leavers

947 813 780 978 890 862 818 823 815

Reentrants

3,061 2,974 2,929 3,182 3,065 3,036 2,937 2,997 3,037

New entrants

1,169 1,083 1,049 1,304 1,169 1,201 1,184 1,229 1,169

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

56.2 55.3 54.8 53.6 52.8 51.3 52.3 51.9 52.2

On temporary layoff

11.1 12.3 11.7 9.5 10.4 9.5 9.5 9.9 10.0

Not on temporary layoff

45.1 43.0 43.1 44.2 42.4 41.8 42.7 42.0 42.2

Job leavers

8.0 7.5 7.4 8.3 8.2 8.2 7.9 7.8 7.8

Reentrants

25.9 27.3 27.8 27.0 28.2 29.0 28.4 28.5 28.9

New entrants

9.9 9.9 10.0 11.1 10.8 11.5 11.4 11.7 11.1

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

4.3 3.9 3.7 4.1 3.7 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5

Job leavers

0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5

Reentrants

2.0 1.9 1.9 2.1 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.9 1.9

New entrants

0.8 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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Last Modified Date: April 04, 2014
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