Unemployed persons by duration of unemployment, quarters

Unit: thousands

20172018
2nd quarter3rd quarter4th quarter1st quarter2nd quarter
Total49.036.537.247.435.8
Less than 6 months27.917.517.928.618.5
6 to 11 months6.04.97.57.34.8
12 months or more15.014.111.711.512.5
..24 months or more6.75.65.65.47.6