Friday, January 06, 2017

Employment Situation: Unemployment Duration December 2016

Today's employment situation report showed that conditions for the long term unemployed went flat in December.

Workers unemployed 27 weeks or more declined to 1.831 million or 24.2% of all unemployed workers while the median term of unemployment increased to 10.3 weeks and the average stay on unemployment declined to 26.0 weeks.