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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
Sept.
2013
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Sept.
2013
May
2014
June
2014
July
2014
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5,470 4,750 4,176 5,803 5,018 4,862 4,859 4,836 4,530

On temporary layoff

732 1,070 608 1,091 1,003 1,029 996 1,085 925

Not on temporary layoff

4,738 3,681 3,567 4,712 4,015 3,833 3,863 3,752 3,606

Permanent job losers

3,536 2,605 2,622 3,531 2,946 2,806 2,718 2,653 2,665

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,201 1,076 946 1,181 1,069 1,027 1,145 1,098 940

Job leavers

1,068 922 892 984 875 854 862 860 829

Reentrants

3,206 2,943 2,851 3,165 2,857 2,707 2,848 2,845 2,809

New entrants

1,140 1,171 1,043 1,211 1,062 1,064 1,087 1,066 1,105

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

50.3 48.5 46.6 52.0 51.1 51.2 50.3 50.3 48.9

On temporary layoff

6.7 10.9 6.8 9.8 10.2 10.8 10.3 11.3 10.0

Not on temporary layoff

43.5 37.6 39.8 42.2 40.9 40.4 40.0 39.1 38.9

Job leavers

9.8 9.4 10.0 8.8 8.9 9.0 8.9 9.0 8.9

Reentrants

29.5 30.1 31.8 28.4 29.1 28.5 29.5 29.6 30.3

New entrants

10.5 12.0 11.6 10.9 10.8 11.2 11.3 11.1 11.9

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.5 3.0 2.7 3.7 3.2 3.1 3.1 3.1 2.9

Job leavers

0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.5

Reentrants

2.1 1.9 1.8 2.0 1.8 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.8

New entrants

0.7 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7

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

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Last Modified Date: October 03, 2014
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