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Winter 2009-10 Vol. 53, Number 4

Industry employment


 

Most job losses
Numeric decline in employment of wage and salary workers by detailed industry, projected 200818, in thousands
Industry In thousands

Department stores

-159

Semiconductor and other electronic component manufacturing

-146

Motor vehicle parts manufacturing

-101

U.S. Postal Service

-98

Printing and related support activities

-95

Cut and sew apparel manufacturing

-89

Newspaper publishers

-81

Gasoline stations

-75

Wired telecommunications carriers

-73

Automobile dealers

-68

Converted paper product manufacturing

-64

Computer and peripheral equipment manufacturing

-58

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers

-56

Basic chemical manufacturing

-52

Direct insurance (except life, health, and medical) carriers

-50

Pulp, paper, and paperboard mills

-44

Office supplies, stationery, and gift stores

-42

Specialty food stores

-38

Ventilation, heating, air-conditioning, and commercial refrigeration equipment manufacturing

-37

Plastics product manufacturing

-34

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