United States - Long term unemployment

Long-term unemployment, female (% of female unemployment)

Long-term unemployment, female (% of female unemployment) in United States was 30.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 30.20 in 2011, while its lowest value was 3.10 in 1980.

Definition: Long-term unemployment refers to the number of people with continuous periods of unemployment extending for a year or longer, expressed as a percentage of the total unemployed.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1980 3.10
1981 4.90
1982 5.70
1983 9.60
1984 8.60
1985 6.80
1986 6.20
1987 5.70
1988 5.10
1989 3.70
1990 3.70
1991 4.70
1992 9.00
1993 9.10
1994 10.20
1995 8.10
1996 8.40
1997 8.00
1998 7.10
1999 6.20
2000 5.30
2001 5.80
2002 8.10
2003 11.00
2004 11.40
2005 10.80
2006 9.20
2007 9.00
2008 10.30
2009 16.10
2010 27.70
2011 30.20

Long-term unemployment, male (% of male unemployment)

Long-term unemployment, male (% of male unemployment) in United States was 32.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 32.20 in 2011, while its lowest value was 5.20 in 1980.

Definition: Long-term unemployment refers to the number of people with continuous periods of unemployment extending for a year or longer, expressed as a percentage of the total unemployed.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1980 5.20
1981 8.20
1982 9.20
1983 16.00
1984 15.20
1985 11.70
1986 10.70
1987 10.00
1988 9.40
1989 7.40
1990 7.00
1991 7.40
1992 12.60
1993 13.30
1994 13.90
1995 11.00
1996 10.30
1997 9.40
1998 8.80
1999 7.40
2000 6.70
2001 6.40
2002 8.90
2003 12.50
2004 13.70
2005 12.60
2006 10.70
2007 10.70
2008 10.90
2009 16.40
2010 29.90
2011 32.20

Long-term unemployment (% of total unemployment)

Long-term unemployment (% of total unemployment) in United States was 31.30 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 31.30 in 2011, while its lowest value was 4.30 in 1980.

Definition: Long-term unemployment refers to the number of people with continuous periods of unemployment extending for a year or longer, expressed as a percentage of the total unemployed.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

See also:

Year Value
1980 4.30
1981 6.70
1982 7.70
1983 13.30
1984 12.30
1985 9.50
1986 8.70
1987 8.10
1988 7.40
1989 5.70
1990 5.50
1991 6.30
1992 11.10
1993 11.50
1994 12.20
1995 9.70
1996 9.50
1997 8.70
1998 8.00
1999 6.80
2000 6.00
2001 6.10
2002 8.50
2003 11.80
2004 12.70
2005 11.80
2006 10.00
2007 10.00
2008 10.60
2009 16.30
2010 29.00
2011 31.30

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment