Table A. Job openings, hires, and total separations by industry, seasonally adjusted

Table A. Job openings, hires, and total separations by industry, seasonally adjusted
Category Job openings Hires Total separations
July
2015
June
2016
July
2016(p)
July
2015
June
2016
July
2016(p)
July
2015
June
2016
July
2016(p)

LEVELS BY INDUSTRY
(in thousands)


Total

5,788 5,643 5,871 5,084 5,172 5,227 4,794 4,964 4,937

Total private

5,243 5,115 5,358 4,710 4,814 4,861 4,458 4,612 4,611

Mining and logging(1)

23 12 13 27 23 21 32 28 24

Construction(1)

151 187 214 301 281 334 274 293 297

Manufacturing

366 361 379 264 281 274 253 264 258

Durable goods(1)

218 200 227 159 161 167 161 160 158

Nondurable goods(1)

148 160 152 106 119 106 91 103 100

Trade, transportation, and utilities

1,037 986 1,030 1,109 1,038 1,034 1,071 1,047 1,022

Wholesale trade(1)

210 182 165 141 144 137 158 138 148

Retail trade

604 588 627 773 719 723 739 711 708

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(1)

223 217 239 196 175 174 174 198 167

Information(1)

116 94 79 79 76 77 81 68 77

Financial activities

366 314 321 187 197 178 174 177 168

Finance and insurance

248 232 245 125 130 117 112 118 108

Real estate and rental and leasing(1)

117 82 76 62 67 62 61 58 60

Professional and business services

1,125 1,104 1,270 1,003 1,003 1,140 940 943 1,030

Education and health services

1,133 1,127 1,078 603 654 622 541 618 586

Educational services(1)

123 102 115 84 96 83 76 102 92

Health care and social assistance

1,010 1,025 962 519 558 539 465 517 494

Leisure and hospitality

743 741 763 925 1,024 1,021 873 950 958

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

65 91 106 120 180 162 105 155 141

Accommodation and food services

678 651 656 805 844 858 767 795 817

Other services(1)

183 188 211 211 238 161 220 224 192

Government

546 527 513 374 358 367 336 352 327

Federal(1)

69 86 88 45 38 39 42 34 33

State and local

477 441 426 329 320 327 294 317 294

State and local education

169 139 147 173 163 164 135 164 135

State and local, excluding education(1)

308 302 279 156 156 163 159 153 159





RATES BY INDUSTRY
(percent)


Total

3.9 3.8 3.9 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.4 3.4 3.4

Total private

4.2 4.0 4.2 3.9 3.9 4.0 3.7 3.8 3.8

Mining and logging(1)

2.8 1.8 1.9 3.4 3.4 3.1 4.0 4.0 3.5

Construction(1)

2.3 2.7 3.1 4.7 4.2 5.0 4.3 4.4 4.5

Manufacturing

2.9 2.8 3.0 2.1 2.3 2.2 2.0 2.1 2.1

Durable goods(1)

2.7 2.5 2.9 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.1

Nondurable goods(1)

3.1 3.4 3.2 2.3 2.6 2.3 2.0 2.2 2.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

3.7 3.5 3.6 4.1 3.8 3.8 4.0 3.8 3.7

Wholesale trade(1)

3.5 3.0 2.7 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.7 2.3 2.5

Retail trade

3.7 3.6 3.8 4.9 4.5 4.5 4.7 4.5 4.4

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(1)

3.9 3.8 4.2 3.6 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.6 3.1

Information(1)

4.0 3.3 2.8 2.9 2.7 2.8 2.9 2.5 2.8

Financial activities

4.3 3.7 3.7 2.3 2.4 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.0

Finance and insurance

3.9 3.6 3.8 2.1 2.1 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.8

Real estate and rental and leasing(1)

5.3 3.7 3.4 3.0 3.1 2.9 2.9 2.7 2.8

Professional and business services

5.4 5.2 5.9 5.1 5.0 5.6 4.8 4.7 5.1

Education and health services

4.9 4.7 4.5 2.7 2.9 2.7 2.5 2.7 2.6

Educational services(1)

3.4 2.8 3.2 2.4 2.7 2.3 2.2 2.9 2.6

Health care and social assistance

5.1 5.1 4.8 2.8 2.9 2.8 2.5 2.7 2.6

Leisure and hospitality

4.7 4.6 4.7 6.1 6.6 6.6 5.8 6.1 6.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

2.9 3.9 4.5 5.5 8.0 7.2 4.9 6.9 6.2

Accommodation and food services

5.0 4.7 4.7 6.2 6.4 6.5 5.9 6.0 6.2

Other services(1)

3.2 3.2 3.6 3.7 4.2 2.8 3.9 3.9 3.4

Government

2.4 2.3 2.3 1.7 1.6 1.7 1.5 1.6 1.5

Federal(1)

2.4 3.0 3.0 1.6 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.2 1.2

State and local

2.4 2.2 2.1 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.5 1.6 1.5

State and local education

1.6 1.3 1.4 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.3 1.6 1.3

State and local, excluding education(1)

3.3 3.2 3.0 1.7 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.7

Footnotes
(1) No regular seasonal movements could be identified in this series; therefore, identical numbers appear for the unadjusted and seasonally adjusted series.
(p) Preliminary

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Last Modified Date: September 07, 2016