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    Jan 1948    
 
 
    May 2018
Name May 2018 Apr 2018 May 2017 Units
NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED
Less than 5 weeks
1,950 1,782 2,106 Thous. of Persons
5 to 14 weeks
1,568 1,666 1,592 Thous. of Persons
15 weeks and over
2,237 2,483 2,874 Thous. of Persons
15 to 26 weeks
1,066 1,158 1,213 Thous. of Persons
27 weeks and over
1,171 1,325 1,661 Thous. of Persons
Average (mean) duration, in weeks
21.8 24.2 25.7 Weeks
Median duration, in weeks
9.9 11.9 11.3 Weeks
PERCENT DISTRIBUTION
Less than 5 weeks
33.9 30.1 32 %
5 to 14 weeks
27.3 28.1 24.2 %
15 weeks and over
38.9 41.9 43.7 %
15 to 26 weeks
18.5 19.5 18.5 %
27 weeks and over
20.3 22.3 25.3 %
   

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