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    Jan 1948    
 
 
    May 2019
Name May 2019 Apr 2019 May 2018 Units
NUMBER OF UNEMPLOYED
Less than 5 weeks
2,082 1,585 1,950 Thous. of Persons
5 to 14 weeks
1,261 1,572 1,568 Thous. of Persons
15 weeks and over
2,159 2,231 2,237 Thous. of Persons
15 to 26 weeks
888 997 1,066 Thous. of Persons
27 weeks and over
1,271 1,234 1,171 Thous. of Persons
Average (mean) duration, in weeks
24.8 24.2 21.8 Weeks
Median duration, in weeks
9.7 11.2 9.9 Weeks
PERCENT DISTRIBUTION
Less than 5 weeks
37.8 29.4 33.9 %
5 to 14 weeks
22.9 29.2 27.3 %
15 weeks and over
39.2 41.4 38.9 %
15 to 26 weeks
16.1 18.5 18.5 %
27 weeks and over
23.1 22.9 20.3 %
   

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