U.S. long-term unemployment rate in 2018, by age

Percentage of unemployed who were jobless for 27 weeks or longer in the U.S. in 2018, by age group

by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 29, 2019
U.S. long-term unemployment rate in 2018, by age This statistic shows the percentage of unemployed who were jobless for 27 weeks or longer in the U.S. in 2017, by age group. In 2017, there were total 1.35 million people unemployed for 27 weeks or longer. Among all unemployed, aged between 25 to 34 years, about 21.31 percent people were unemployed for 27 weeks or longer.
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Percentage of unemployed who were jobless for 27 weeks or longer in the U.S. in 2018, by age group

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Percentage of long-term unemployed among all unemployed
16 to 19 years 9.35%
20 to 24 years 15.55%
25 to 34 years 21.31%
35 to 44 years 21.34%
45 to 54 years 27.93%
55 to 64 years 30.54%
65 years and over 27.83%
Percentage of long-term unemployed among all unemployed
16 to 19 years 9.35%
20 to 24 years 15.55%
25 to 34 years 21.31%
35 to 44 years 21.34%
45 to 54 years 27.93%
55 to 64 years 30.54%
65 years and over 27.83%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Apr 29, 2019
This statistic shows the percentage of unemployed who were jobless for 27 weeks or longer in the U.S. in 2017, by age group. In 2017, there were total 1.35 million people unemployed for 27 weeks or longer. Among all unemployed, aged between 25 to 34 years, about 21.31 percent people were unemployed for 27 weeks or longer.
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