More than 20% of workers laid off in the last five years haven’t found new jobs, according to a Rutgers University survey released Monday.

That’s about the same proportion of people who said they had been laid off in that time, and it illustrates how difficult the recovery has been for the unemployed.

Among laid-off Americans who say they’ve found a new job, 46% said it came with a pay cut and 44% reported a drop in status.

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