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)
June
2014
May
2015
June
2015(p)
June
2014
May
2015
June
2015(p)

Total

2,641 2,784 2,936 1.9 2.0 2.1

INDUSTRY

Total private

2,448 2,605 2,695 2.1 2.2 2.2

Mining and logging

14 17 13 1.6 2.1 1.6

Construction

116 126 125 1.8 2.0 1.9

Manufacturing

121 127 150 1.0 1.0 1.2

Durable goods

62 74 84 0.8 0.9 1.1

Nondurable goods

58 54 67 1.3 1.2 1.5

Trade, transportation, and utilities

590 624 632 2.2 2.3 2.3

Wholesale trade

74 83 79 1.3 1.4 1.3

Retail trade

434 454 468 2.8 2.9 3.0

Transportation, warehousing, and utilities

82 87 85 1.6 1.6 1.6

Information

35 40 38 1.3 1.4 1.3

Financial activities

88 105 97 1.1 1.3 1.2

Finance and insurance

60 66 67 1.0 1.1 1.1

Real estate and rental and leasing

28 39 30 1.3 1.9 1.4

Professional and business services

460 527 523 2.4 2.7 2.6

Education and health services

351 361 382 1.7 1.6 1.7

Educational services

53 45 61 1.7 1.3 1.9

Health care and social assistance

297 317 320 1.6 1.7 1.7

Leisure and hospitality

569 557 619 3.7 3.6 3.9

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

58 52 62 2.4 2.3 2.5

Accommodation and food services

511 505 557 3.9 3.8 4.2

Other services

105 119 117 1.9 2.1 2.0

Government

193 179 241 0.9 0.8 1.1

Federal

12 13 11 0.4 0.5 0.4

State and local

181 166 230 0.9 0.8 1.2

REGION(3)

Northeast

333 377 395 1.3 1.4 1.5

South

1,149 1,154 1,202 2.3 2.2 2.3

Midwest

609 645 652 1.9 2.0 2.0

West

550 608 686 1.7 1.9 2.1

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: August 12, 2015