Unemployed persons by duration of unemployment, quarters

Unit: thousands

20172018
1st quarter2nd quarter3rd quarter4th quarter1st quarter
Total38.449.036.537.247.4
Less than 6 months21.127.917.517.928.6
6 to 11 months4.26.04.97.57.3
12 months or more13.115.014.111.711.5
..24 months or more5.26.75.65.65.4