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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
Nov.
2013
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014
Nov.
2013
July
2014
Aug.
2014
Sept.
2014
Oct.
2014
Nov.
2014

NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

5,400 3,995 4,182 5,731 4,859 4,836 4,530 4,358 4,483

On temporary layoff

912 593 876 1,128 996 1,085 925 865 1,064

Not on temporary layoff

4,488 3,402 3,306 4,603 3,863 3,752 3,606 3,493 3,419

Permanent job losers

3,329 2,458 2,365 3,428 2,718 2,653 2,665 2,492 2,454

Persons who completed temporary jobs

1,160 944 941 1,174 1,145 1,098 940 1,001 965

Job leavers

874 803 830 890 862 860 829 794 838

Reentrants

2,935 2,863 2,656 3,065 2,848 2,845 2,809 2,871 2,773

New entrants

1,062 1,019 962 1,169 1,087 1,066 1,105 1,063 1,064

PERCENT DISTRIBUTION

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

52.6 46.0 48.5 52.8 50.3 50.3 48.9 48.0 49.0

On temporary layoff

8.9 6.8 10.2 10.4 10.3 11.3 10.0 9.5 11.6

Not on temporary layoff

43.7 39.2 38.3 42.4 40.0 39.1 38.9 38.4 37.3

Job leavers

8.5 9.3 9.6 8.2 8.9 9.0 8.9 8.7 9.1

Reentrants

28.6 33.0 30.8 28.2 29.5 29.6 30.3 31.6 30.3

New entrants

10.3 11.7 11.2 10.8 11.3 11.1 11.9 11.7 11.6

UNEMPLOYED AS A PERCENT OF THE
CIVILIAN LABOR FORCE

Job losers and persons who completed temporary jobs

3.5 2.6 2.7 3.7 3.1 3.1 2.9 2.8 2.9

Job leavers

0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5

Reentrants

1.9 1.8 1.7 2.0 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8

New entrants

0.7 0.7 0.6 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: December 05, 2014
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