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
Apr.
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016(p)
Apr.
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016(p)
Apr.
2015
Mar.
2016
Apr.
2016(p)

LEVELS BY INDUSTRY
(in thousands)


Total

5,580 5,670 5,788 5,071 5,290 5,092 4,887 5,096 4,988

Total private

5,083 5,175 5,289 4,730 4,912 4,743 4,558 4,747 4,630

Mining and logging(1)

15 9 16 25 26 23 39 40 33

Construction(1)

170 215 200 335 346 339 299 334 337

Manufacturing

337 337 415 254 251 273 259 288 279

Durable goods(1)

215 167 213 145 145 156 151 171 159

Nondurable goods(1)

122 170 202 109 106 117 108 116 120

Trade, transportation, and utilities

978 975 1,120 1,040 1,094 1,018 1,018 1,043 1,011

Wholesale trade(1)

181 189 254 128 164 150 127 145 148

Retail trade

538 605 626 720 769 713 712 747 707

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(1)

259 181 239 191 161 156 178 151 156

Information(1)

116 75 102 78 74 80 68 67 82

Financial activities

380 326 380 211 218 202 207 191 184

Finance and insurance

279 257 270 145 135 131 133 116 112

Real estate and rental and leasing(1)

100 69 110 66 83 71 74 76 72

Professional and business services

1,116 1,145 871 1,066 1,071 1,038 1,027 1,042 1,002

Education and health services

1,056 1,042 1,124 594 615 612 531 557 569

Educational services(1)

103 85 109 73 82 94 68 73 76

Health care and social assistance

954 957 1,015 521 534 519 463 484 492

Leisure and hospitality

726 781 763 929 1,001 957 929 972 934

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

67 80 65 142 150 120 135 144 126

Accommodation and food services

659 701 698 788 852 837 794 828 808

Other services(1)

189 269 299 197 215 201 182 213 201

Government

496 494 498 341 379 348 329 349 358

Federal(1)

78 90 86 39 40 34 36 39 40

State and local

418 404 412 302 339 314 293 310 318

State and local education

138 145 143 143 174 161 144 171 175

State and local, excluding education(1)

280 259 269 158 165 154 149 139 143





RATES BY INDUSTRY
(percent)


Total

3.8 3.8 3.9 3.6 3.7 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5

Total private

4.1 4.1 4.2 4.0 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.9 3.8

Mining and logging(1)

1.7 1.3 2.1 3.0 3.6 3.2 4.7 5.6 4.6

Construction(1)

2.6 3.1 2.9 5.2 5.2 5.1 4.7 5.0 5.1

Manufacturing

2.7 2.7 3.3 2.1 2.0 2.2 2.1 2.3 2.3

Durable goods(1)

2.7 2.1 2.7 1.9 1.9 2.0 1.9 2.2 2.1

Nondurable goods(1)

2.6 3.6 4.2 2.4 2.3 2.5 2.4 2.5 2.6

Trade, transportation, and utilities

3.5 3.5 3.9 3.9 4.0 3.7 3.8 3.8 3.7

Wholesale trade(1)

3.0 3.1 4.1 2.2 2.8 2.5 2.2 2.4 2.5

Retail trade

3.3 3.7 3.8 4.6 4.8 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.4

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(1)

4.6 3.2 4.2 3.6 3.0 2.9 3.3 2.8 2.9

Information(1)

4.1 2.6 3.5 2.8 2.7 2.9 2.5 2.4 2.9

Financial activities

4.5 3.8 4.4 2.6 2.7 2.4 2.6 2.3 2.2

Finance and insurance

4.4 4.0 4.2 2.4 2.2 2.1 2.2 1.9 1.8

Real estate and rental and leasing(1)

4.6 3.2 4.9 3.2 3.9 3.4 3.6 3.6 3.4

Professional and business services

5.4 5.4 4.2 5.5 5.3 5.2 5.3 5.2 5.0

Education and health services

4.6 4.4 4.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.4 2.5 2.5

Educational services(1)

2.9 2.4 3.0 2.1 2.3 2.7 2.0 2.1 2.2

Health care and social assistance

4.9 4.8 5.1 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.5 2.5 2.6

Leisure and hospitality

4.6 4.8 4.7 6.2 6.5 6.2 6.2 6.3 6.0

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

3.0 3.5 2.8 6.6 6.7 5.4 6.3 6.5 5.7

Accommodation and food services

4.9 5.0 5.0 6.1 6.4 6.3 6.2 6.3 6.1

Other services(1)

3.3 4.5 5.0 3.5 3.8 3.5 3.2 3.7 3.5

Government

2.2 2.2 2.2 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.6

Federal(1)

2.8 3.2 3.0 1.4 1.4 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5

State and local

2.1 2.0 2.1 1.6 1.8 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.6

State and local education

1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.7 1.6 1.4 1.7 1.7

State and local, excluding education(1)

3.0 2.8 2.9 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.5 1.6

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: June 08, 2016