Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Employment Situation: Unemployment Duration July 2017

The latest employment situation report showed that conditions for the long term unemployed generally worsened in July.

Workers unemployed 27 weeks or more increased to 1.785 million or 25.9% of all unemployed workers while the median term of unemployment increased to 10.6 weeks and the average stay on unemployment increased to 24.9 weeks.