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Table 1.
Summary Statistics, 1996—2013
Workers in mass layoffs 1,445.8 
 (6434.50) 
Workers in mass layoffs as share of labor force 0.00568 
 (0.01) 
Layoffs > 1% of labor force 0.203 
 (0.40) 
Layoffs > 5% of labor force 0.0235 
 (0.15) 
Unemployment rate 0.0588 
 (0.03) 
Population (1,000s) 365.7 
 (1,047.00) 
Population age 18—60 years (1,000s) 206.4 
 (602.10) 
Community colleges 2.496 
 (3.85) 
For-profit 2-year colleges 5.296 
 (16.61) 
Community college fall enrollment 9,407.9 
 (30,888.60) 
For-profit fall enrollment 788.4 
 (2,934.80) 
No 2-year institutions in commuting zone 0.0672 
 (0.25) 
Only 2-year institutions in commuting zone 0.374 
 (0.48) 
Associate's degrees 1,117.1 
 (2,822.40) 
1—4 year certificates 562.2 
 (1,571.70) 
<1 year certificates 597.2 
 (2,045.50) 
Share of awards in career technical education 0.405 
 (0.17) 
Share of awards in construction/manufacturing 0.0967 
 (0.11) 
Share of awards in health 0.179 
 (0.12) 
Share of awards in information technology 0.0284 
 (0.03) 
Share of awards in public/protective services 0.0381 
 (0.04) 
Share of awards in cosmetology/child care 0.0132 
 (0.02) 
Workers in mass layoffs 1,445.8 
 (6434.50) 
Workers in mass layoffs as share of labor force 0.00568 
 (0.01) 
Layoffs > 1% of labor force 0.203 
 (0.40) 
Layoffs > 5% of labor force 0.0235 
 (0.15) 
Unemployment rate 0.0588 
 (0.03) 
Population (1,000s) 365.7 
 (1,047.00) 
Population age 18—60 years (1,000s) 206.4 
 (602.10) 
Community colleges 2.496 
 (3.85) 
For-profit 2-year colleges 5.296 
 (16.61) 
Community college fall enrollment 9,407.9 
 (30,888.60) 
For-profit fall enrollment 788.4 
 (2,934.80) 
No 2-year institutions in commuting zone 0.0672 
 (0.25) 
Only 2-year institutions in commuting zone 0.374 
 (0.48) 
Associate's degrees 1,117.1 
 (2,822.40) 
1—4 year certificates 562.2 
 (1,571.70) 
<1 year certificates 597.2 
 (2,045.50) 
Share of awards in career technical education 0.405 
 (0.17) 
Share of awards in construction/manufacturing 0.0967 
 (0.11) 
Share of awards in health 0.179 
 (0.12) 
Share of awards in information technology 0.0284 
 (0.03) 
Share of awards in public/protective services 0.0381 
 (0.04) 
Share of awards in cosmetology/child care 0.0132 
 (0.02) 

Notes: Unit of observation is commuting zone by year. Means and standard deviations displayed.

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