Table 6. Other separations levels and rates by industry and region, seasonally adjusted

Table 6. Other separations levels and rates by industry and region, seasonally adjusted(1)
Industry and region Levels (in thousands) Rates(2)
Feb.
2015
Oct.
2015
Nov.
2015
Dec.
2015
Jan.
2016
Feb.
2016(p)
Feb.
2015
Oct.
2015
Nov.
2015
Dec.
2015
Jan.
2016
Feb.
2016(p)

Total

354 394 378 368 422 385 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

INDUSTRY

Total private

291 320 311 303 365 321 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Mining and logging

3 2 5 3 2 5 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.7

Construction(3)

7 11 6 8 11 10 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1

Manufacturing

21 22 20 26 22 28 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Durable goods

12 15 15 17 13 14 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Nondurable goods(3)

9 7 5 8 9 14 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3

Trade, transportation, and utilities

97 84 110 89 102 123 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.5

Wholesale trade

14 7 10 14 8 8 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1

Retail trade

73 60 84 68 69 100 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.6

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(3)

10 17 15 8 24 14 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.4 0.3

Information(3)

8 9 5 7 16 10 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.4

Financial activities

18 32 46 19 47 26 0.2 0.4 0.6 0.2 0.6 0.3

Finance and insurance

16 27 42 17 36 22 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.6 0.4

Real estate and rental and leasing(3)

2 5 4 2 11 3 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.5 0.2

Professional and business services

61 63 56 66 61 49 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

Education and health services

35 48 36 44 61 33 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.1

Educational services(3)

5 4 5 4 3 4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

Health care and social assistance(3)

31 44 31 40 58 29 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

Leisure and hospitality

26 34 23 34 34 34 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation(3)

5 4 5 2 3 3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1

Accommodation and food services(3)

21 30 18 32 32 31 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2

Other services(3)

14 15 4 7 8 4 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1

Government

63 74 66 65 56 64 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Federal

10 19 17 17 14 17 0.4 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.6

State and local

52 55 49 48 43 47 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2

State and local education

28 27 26 25 22 22 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2

State and local, excluding education

24 28 23 23 20 25 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3

REGION(4)

Northeast

69 66 67 86 75 51 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2

South

138 177 168 125 151 158 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3

Midwest

77 79 77 75 77 77 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

West

71 72 66 82 119 100 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.3

Footnotes
(1) Other separations are the number of other separations during the entire month.
(2) The other separations rate is the number of other separations during the entire month as a percent of total employment.
(3) No regular seasonal movements could be identified in this series, therefore, the seasonally adjusted and not seasonally adjusted data are identical.
(4) The states (including the District of Columbia) that comprise the regions are: Northeast: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont; South: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia; Midwest: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin; West: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.
(p) Preliminary

NOTE: Levels are rounded to the nearest thousand and rates are rounded to the nearest tenth. Levels and rates may round down to zero.

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Last Modified Date: April 05, 2016