Table 10. Quits levels and rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted

Table 10. Quits levels and rates by industry and region, not seasonally adjusted(1)
Industry and region Levels (in thousands) Rates(2)
July
2015
June
2016
July
2016(p)
July
2015
June
2016
July
2016(p)

Total

3,106 3,178 3,389 2.2 2.2 2.4

INDUSTRY

Total private

2,908 2,890 3,175 2.4 2.3 2.6

Mining and logging

17 13 14 2.1 1.9 2.0

Construction

136 119 160 2.0 1.7 2.3

Manufacturing

149 143 163 1.2 1.2 1.3

Durable goods

94 81 92 1.2 1.0 1.2

Nondurable goods

55 62 71 1.2 1.3 1.5

Trade, transportation, and utilities

652 654 695 2.4 2.4 2.5

Wholesale trade

85 95 101 1.4 1.6 1.7

Retail trade

461 458 487 2.9 2.9 3.0

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

106 101 107 2.0 1.9 2.0

Information

50 35 53 1.8 1.2 1.9

Financial activities

101 109 104 1.2 1.3 1.2

Finance and insurance

68 77 68 1.1 1.2 1.1

Real estate and rental and leasing

34 32 36 1.6 1.5 1.6

Professional and business services

527 560 624 2.7 2.8 3.1

Education and health services

427 448 477 2.0 2.0 2.1

Educational services

66 76 70 2.1 2.3 2.2

Health care and social assistance

361 372 407 1.9 1.9 2.1

Leisure and hospitality

712 670 744 4.5 4.1 4.6

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

67 61 80 2.7 2.4 3.1

Accommodation and food services

644 609 664 4.8 4.5 4.9

Other services

137 140 142 2.4 2.4 2.5

Government

198 287 214 1.0 1.3 1.0

Federal

14 14 12 0.5 0.5 0.4

State and local

184 273 202 1.0 1.4 1.1

State and local education

108 188 100 1.2 1.9 1.1

State and local, excluding education

76 85 102 0.8 0.9 1.1

REGION(3)

Northeast

449 415 514 1.7 1.5 1.9

South

1,329 1,288 1,350 2.6 2.4 2.6

Midwest

692 700 739 2.2 2.2 2.3

West

636 774 785 2.0 2.3 2.4

Footnotes
(1) Quits are the number of quits during the entire month.
(2) The quits rate is the number of quits during the entire month as a percent of total employment.
(3) 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.
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Last Modified Date: September 07, 2016