HOUSEHOLD DATA
NOT SEASONALLY ADJUSTED
A-31. Unemployed persons by industry, class of worker, and sex
[Numbers in thousands]
Industry and class of worker Total unemployed Unemployment rates
Mar.
2013
Mar.
2014
Total Men Women
Mar.
2013
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2013
Mar.
2014
Mar.
2013
Mar.
2014

Total, 16 years and over(1)

11,815 10,537 7.6 6.8 8.0 7.1 7.2 6.4

Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers(2)

9,148 8,110 7.6 6.7 7.9 6.9 7.3 6.4

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

72 60 6.1 5.3 6.4 6.0 3.3 0.2

Construction

1,195 950 14.7 11.3 15.2 11.6 10.1 7.8

Manufacturing

968 826 6.4 5.4 5.6 4.9 8.1 6.5

Durable goods

582 471 6.1 4.9 5.3 4.4 8.6 6.3

Nonmetallic mineral products

23 22 5.3 5.3 6.4 3.7 - 11.8

Primary and fabricated metal products

132 62 8.3 3.9 6.9 2.9 14.9 9.2

Machinery manufacturing

71 71 5.6 5.0 4.5 4.8 9.4 5.8

Computer and electronic products

80 64 6.1 5.4 4.3 4.4 10.3 7.3

Electrical equipment and appliances

23 34 5.4 6.9 4.9 5.3 6.8 11.2

Transportation equipment

97 79 4.3 3.3 3.8 3.8 6.1 2.0

Wood products

33 30 9.1 8.3 7.9 6.5 - -

Furniture and fixtures

35 24 8.4 5.9 11.0 7.6 2.4 1.3

Miscellaneous manufacturing

89 85 6.0 6.2 4.6 5.8 8.3 6.9

Nondurable goods

386 355 6.8 6.2 6.3 5.9 7.6 6.8

Food manufacturing

157 118 9.1 6.6 8.6 6.1 9.8 7.3

Beverage and tobacco products

15 21 5.9 7.1 4.3 7.3 8.0 6.7

Textile, apparel, and leather

68 68 12.1 10.8 11.7 12.8 12.4 8.7

Paper and printing

56 51 5.3 5.5 4.4 5.5 7.4 5.5

Petroleum and coal products

8 7 3.6 3.5 4.1 4.0 - -

Chemicals

37 61 2.9 4.5 3.7 3.9 1.2 5.7

Plastics and rubber products

44 29 7.9 6.0 8.3 5.4 7.1 7.3

Wholesale and retail trade

1,500 1,414 7.5 6.8 6.5 6.4 8.7 7.3

Wholesale trade

203 169 5.5 4.6 4.3 4.5 8.1 4.9

Retail trade

1,297 1,245 8.0 7.3 7.2 7.0 8.8 7.6

Transportation and utilities

463 424 7.6 6.8 7.4 6.6 8.4 7.4

Transportation and warehousing

432 394 8.3 7.3 8.1 7.2 9.0 7.9

Utilities

31 30 3.7 3.4 3.2 2.9 5.1 4.8

Information(3)

145 161 5.2 5.1 5.8 4.5 4.4 6.2

Publishing, except Internet

25 40 4.0 6.3 4.7 4.7 3.2 8.4

Motion picture and sound recording industries

33 41 9.7 9.0 11.7 9.1 6.4 8.8

Radio and television broadcasting and cable subscription programming

24 30 4.4 4.6 4.7 4.0 3.5 5.9

Telecommunications

49 42 4.9 3.8 4.4 3.3 5.7 4.6

Financial activities

414 403 4.3 4.2 4.0 3.5 4.6 4.8

Finance and insurance

266 244 3.7 3.6 3.0 2.2 4.3 4.6

Finance

168 159 3.7 3.7 3.6 2.3 3.8 4.8

Insurance

98 84 3.7 3.3 1.7 1.9 5.1 4.2

Real estate and rental and leasing

148 159 5.9 6.0 6.3 6.4 5.4 5.5

Real estate

115 115 5.3 5.1 5.8 5.1 4.9 5.0

Rental and leasing services

33 44 8.8 11.1 8.4 11.2 9.6 10.8

Professional and business services

1,378 1,273 8.9 8.1 9.2 7.8 8.6 8.4

Professional and technical services

461 404 5.0 4.4 4.4 3.4 5.7 5.7

Management, administrative, and waste services(3)

917 869 14.8 13.2 15.6 13.4 13.6 12.9

Administrative and support services

882 814 15.9 13.7 17.0 14.1 14.2 13.0

Waste management and remediation services

31 42 7.1 10.8 5.9 9.2 12.8 -

Education and health services

1,111 900 5.0 4.0 4.9 4.1 5.0 4.0

Educational services

250 188 5.3 4.1 6.2 5.4 4.8 3.4

Health care and social assistance

861 712 4.9 4.0 4.4 3.5 5.0 4.1

Hospitals

171 139 3.2 2.3 3.1 1.8 3.2 2.4

Health services, except hospitals

503 416 5.1 4.4 4.4 4.4 5.3 4.4

Social assistance

187 157 8.1 6.7 7.8 5.7 8.2 6.9

Leisure and hospitality

1,467 1,312 10.8 10.2 10.9 10.2 10.8 10.1

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

293 215 11.5 9.4 13.9 9.8 8.4 9.0

Accommodation and food services

1,173 1,097 10.7 10.3 10.0 10.3 11.3 10.3

Accommodation

157 147 10.5 9.7 9.4 9.4 11.3 9.9

Food services and drinking places

1,017 951 10.7 10.4 10.1 10.4 11.3 10.4

Other services

435 386 6.8 6.2 6.0 5.9 7.5 6.4

Other services, except private households

365 312 6.4 5.8 6.0 5.8 6.9 5.9

Repair and maintenance

142 116 7.6 7.0 7.3 7.0 9.2 6.9

Personal and laundry services

132 137 7.0 8.0 6.1 7.9 7.4 8.1

Membership associations and organizations

91 59 4.7 3.0 3.4 2.6 5.7 3.3

Private households

70 74 9.6 7.9 - - 10.1 7.8

Agricultural and related private wage and salary workers(2)

175 213 13.5 14.9 11.4 9.9 20.2 29.7

Government wage and salary workers

786 681 3.6 3.2 3.8 3.3 3.4 3.0

Self-employed workers, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers

537 485 5.6 4.9 6.2 5.8 4.5 3.6

No previous work experience

1,169 1,049 - - - - - -

Footnotes
(1) Includes a small number of persons whose last job was in the Armed Forces.
(2) Includes self-employed workers whose businesses are incorporated.
(3) Includes other industries, not shown separately.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data. Dash indicates no data or data that do not meet publication criteria (values not shown where base is less than 75,000).

 

Last Modified Date: April 04, 2014