Main reason for not working (August 4 – August 16)
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I did not want to be employed at this time
I was caring for someone or sick myself with coronavirus symptoms
I was caring for children not in school or daycare
I was caring for an elderly person
I was concerned about getting or spreading the coronavirus
I was sick (not coronavirus related) or disabled
I was laid off or furloughed due to coronavirus pandemic
My employer closed temporarily due to the coronavirus pandemic
My employer went out of business due to the coronavirus pandemic
I did not have tranportation to work
Other reason
Did not report reason