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
July
2013
July
2014
Total Men Women
July
2013
July
2014
July
2013
July
2014
July
2013
July
2014

Total, 16 years and over(1)

12,083 10,307 7.7 6.5 7.6 6.2 7.8 6.9

Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers(2)

8,683 7,366 7.1 5.9 7.0 5.6 7.1 6.3

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

57 34 5.1 3.0 5.3 3.0 4.4 2.6

Construction

767 666 9.1 7.5 9.0 7.8 10.1 5.2

Manufacturing

1,082 825 6.9 5.2 6.3 4.7 8.2 6.4

Durable goods

619 510 6.3 5.2 5.7 4.9 8.1 6.0

Nonmetallic mineral products

43 21 10.3 4.8 11.1 5.3 - 2.7

Primary and fabricated metal products

118 72 7.1 4.4 6.9 4.8 8.2 2.4

Machinery manufacturing

66 72 5.0 5.2 3.5 4.7 9.6 6.9

Computer and electronic products

91 92 6.6 6.8 5.3 3.8 10.1 12.8

Electrical equipment and appliances

6 13 1.5 2.9 2.1 2.3 0.0 5.0

Transportation equipment

137 117 5.9 5.1 5.3 5.6 7.6 3.6

Wood products

35 29 7.5 6.1 8.3 7.4 3.8 0.0

Furniture and fixtures

38 13 8.2 3.4 8.0 2.9 8.8 4.5

Miscellaneous manufacturing

85 82 6.1 5.4 4.5 5.0 8.9 6.0

Nondurable goods

463 315 7.8 5.4 7.6 4.5 8.2 7.0

Food manufacturing

196 137 10.0 7.1 10.4 5.5 9.5 9.3

Beverage and tobacco products

12 9 3.7 2.7 4.1 3.7 2.4 0.0

Textile, apparel, and leather

56 39 8.8 6.7 9.2 1.5 8.4 11.1

Paper and printing

67 45 7.5 5.0 8.1 4.8 6.2 5.8

Petroleum and coal products

16 0 7.5 0.0 6.8 0.0 - -

Chemicals

65 58 5.0 4.1 3.8 4.9 7.2 2.6

Plastics and rubber products

51 28 8.6 5.5 8.0 5.0 10.5 6.6

Wholesale and retail trade

1,389 1,283 6.8 6.2 6.6 4.9 7.1 7.8

Wholesale trade

194 164 5.0 4.5 4.8 3.7 5.4 6.2

Retail trade

1,195 1,119 7.2 6.6 7.1 5.2 7.4 8.1

Transportation and utilities

388 372 6.4 6.0 6.2 5.6 7.2 7.3

Transportation and warehousing

340 364 6.6 6.9 6.3 6.3 7.7 9.1

Utilities

48 8 5.3 0.8 5.6 1.1 4.3 0.0

Information(3)

172 128 5.8 4.5 5.3 4.3 6.7 4.8

Publishing, except Internet

37 52 6.0 8.0 9.1 8.2 2.3 7.7

Motion picture and sound recording industries

40 6 8.5 1.7 8.4 2.6 8.7 0.3

Radio and television broadcasting and cable subscription programming

17 33 2.9 5.2 2.4 4.6 4.1 6.3

Telecommunications

53 30 5.3 3.2 3.7 3.4 8.6 2.8

Financial activities

412 341 4.5 3.6 5.3 3.1 3.9 4.1

Finance and insurance

253 285 3.8 4.1 3.8 3.5 3.8 4.6

Finance

178 198 4.2 4.6 4.2 3.5 4.2 5.4

Insurance

74 87 3.0 3.4 2.9 3.7 3.1 3.2

Real estate and rental and leasing

160 56 6.7 2.3 8.6 2.2 4.4 2.3

Real estate

123 44 6.2 2.1 8.1 2.0 4.1 2.2

Rental and leasing services

36 12 9.7 3.1 10.3 2.9 7.9 3.9

Professional and business services

1,265 1,066 8.1 6.7 7.7 5.8 8.6 8.0

Professional and technical services

424 424 4.6 4.3 3.9 3.7 5.4 5.2

Management, administrative, and waste services(3)

841 642 13.2 10.4 12.8 8.9 14.0 12.7

Administrative and support services

791 608 13.8 11.2 13.4 9.9 14.5 12.9

Waste management and remediation services

45 17 9.6 3.2 9.8 3.1 8.4 3.4

Education and health services

1,283 1,051 5.7 4.8 6.4 4.4 5.5 4.9

Educational services

396 354 9.3 8.0 7.4 7.6 10.3 8.2

Health care and social assistance

887 698 4.9 4.0 5.9 3.0 4.6 4.2

Hospitals

176 121 3.1 2.0 5.0 0.6 2.5 2.5

Health services, except hospitals

510 401 5.0 4.3 5.9 3.9 4.8 4.4

Social assistance

201 176 8.4 7.9 8.9 7.7 8.3 8.0

Leisure and hospitality

1,470 1,171 10.0 8.1 9.3 8.3 10.7 8.0

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

225 253 7.4 8.6 8.3 8.9 6.4 8.3

Accommodation and food services

1,245 918 10.7 8.0 9.6 8.1 11.7 7.9

Accommodation

136 94 7.6 5.7 4.7 3.7 9.8 7.3

Food services and drinking places

1,109 824 11.2 8.4 10.3 8.9 12.0 8.0

Other services

396 430 6.0 6.3 5.8 6.2 6.2 6.4

Other services, except private households

317 328 5.5 5.6 5.3 5.9 5.6 5.3

Repair and maintenance

111 158 5.8 8.2 6.2 8.0 2.0 9.8

Personal and laundry services

122 85 6.5 4.5 6.4 5.4 6.5 4.1

Membership associations and organizations

84 84 4.2 4.2 2.9 2.1 5.3 6.0

Private households

79 102 10.1 10.3 24.0 19.1 8.4 9.5

Agricultural and related private wage and salary workers(2)

97 93 6.5 5.7 5.8 5.1 8.7 7.5

Government wage and salary workers

1,073 937 5.3 4.6 4.5 3.9 5.9 5.1

Self-employed workers, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers

528 432 5.0 4.4 5.5 4.7 4.3 3.8

No previous work experience

1,703 1,479 - - - - - -

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: August 01, 2014