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)
Mar.
2015
Nov.
2015
Dec.
2015
Jan.
2016
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016(p)
Mar.
2015
Nov.
2015
Dec.
2015
Jan.
2016
Feb.
2016
Mar.
2016(p)

Total

356 378 368 422 397 395 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

INDUSTRY

Total private

291 311 303 365 332 327 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Mining and logging

2 5 3 2 4 5 0.2 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.7

Construction(3)

19 6 8 11 13 14 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2

Manufacturing

24 20 26 22 29 27 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Durable goods

14 15 17 13 15 20 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3

Nondurable goods(3)

10 5 8 9 14 7 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2

Trade, transportation, and utilities

92 110 89 102 113 101 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4

Wholesale trade

6 10 14 8 9 13 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2

Retail trade

69 84 68 69 94 72 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.5

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities(3)

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

Information(3)

11 5 7 16 11 6 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.4 0.2

Financial activities

27 46 19 47 25 28 0.3 0.6 0.2 0.6 0.3 0.3

Finance and insurance

22 42 17 36 22 21 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.6 0.4 0.3

Real estate and rental and leasing(3)

5 4 2 11 3 7 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.3

Professional and business services

47 56 66 61 68 80 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4

Education and health services

38 36 44 61 29 24 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1

Educational services(3)

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

Health care and social assistance(3)

36 31 40 58 27 21 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1

Leisure and hospitality

24 23 34 34 32 26 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Arts, entertainment, and recreation(3)

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

Accommodation and food services(3)

22 18 32 32 30 24 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Other services(3)

8 4 7 8 8 17 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3

Government

65 66 65 56 65 68 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3

Federal

11 17 17 14 18 19 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.7

State and local

54 49 48 43 47 49 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3

State and local education

24 26 25 22 22 23 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

State and local, excluding education

30 23 23 20 24 26 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3

REGION(4)

Northeast

73 67 86 75 46 68 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3

South

114 168 125 151 163 148 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3

Midwest

78 77 75 77 72 102 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3

West

90 66 82 119 116 77 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.2

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: May 10, 2016