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
June
2018
June
2019
Total Men Women
June
2018
June
2019
June
2018
June
2019
June
2018
June
2019

Total, 16 years and over(1)

6,812 6,292 4.2 3.8 4.1 3.7 4.2 4.0

Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers(2)

4,867 4,506 3.8 3.5 3.7 3.3 3.9 3.6

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

23 24 2.9 3.2 2.9 3.7 2.7 0.3

Construction

466 390 4.7 4.0 5.0 3.8 2.9 5.3

Manufacturing

491 450 3.1 2.8 2.9 2.5 3.7 3.5

Durable goods

268 285 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.5 2.8 3.8

Nonmetallic mineral products

15 29 3.2 5.7 4.2 6.1 0.0 4.4

Primary and fabricated metal products

41 40 2.6 2.3 3.0 2.5 0.2 1.1

Machinery manufacturing

34 27 2.8 2.5 3.4 1.2 0.6 6.8

Computer and electronic products

38 11 3.5 1.0 3.5 0.9 3.6 1.0

Electrical equipment and appliances

20 13 5.2 2.6 4.0 3.2 7.8 1.1

Transportation equipment

52 79 2.1 3.1 1.8 2.6 3.2 4.6

Wood products

8 8 1.8 1.6 2.2 2.0 0.0 0.0

Furniture and related products

11 23 2.7 6.1 3.8 3.7 0.0 11.2

Miscellaneous manufacturing

49 56 3.3 3.2 2.4 2.9 4.7 3.8

Nondurable goods

223 165 3.7 2.8 3.2 2.5 4.6 3.3

Food manufacturing

84 59 4.1 3.1 3.6 1.8 5.0 4.9

Beverage and tobacco products

7 0 2.6 0.0 2.1 0.0 3.7 0.0

Textile, apparel, and leather

43 37 7.3 6.3 6.1 9.6 8.3 3.4

Paper and printing

20 36 2.3 4.5 3.1 4.1 0.4 5.3

Petroleum and coal products

3 1 1.8 0.7 2.2 0.8 - -

Chemicals

45 20 3.0 1.3 2.3 1.3 4.2 1.1

Plastics and rubber products

22 11 3.7 1.9 3.2 1.8 5.0 2.1

Wholesale and retail trade

858 761 4.2 3.9 4.0 3.6 4.4 4.4

Wholesale trade

102 101 2.7 3.0 2.8 2.3 2.4 4.6

Retail trade

756 660 4.5 4.1 4.5 3.9 4.6 4.4

Transportation and utilities

232 272 3.2 3.7 2.9 3.6 4.3 3.9

Transportation and warehousing

216 264 3.6 4.1 3.2 4.1 4.7 4.3

Utilities

16 8 1.4 0.8 1.2 0.8 2.4 1.1

Information(3)

126 70 4.6 2.7 5.4 2.8 2.9 2.5

Publishing, except Internet

59 33 11.7 8.3 17.5 11.4 4.6 5.0

Motion picture and sound recording industries

28 19 5.5 4.2 6.6 2.0 3.4 7.6

Radio and television broadcasting and cable subscription programming

5 8 0.9 1.5 0.9 2.2 1.0 0.0

Telecommunications

21 7 2.4 0.8 3.3 1.2 0.0 0.0

Financial activities

210 200 2.1 2.0 2.3 2.0 2.0 2.0

Finance and insurance

137 133 2.0 1.9 2.5 1.8 1.5 1.9

Finance

94 83 2.2 1.9 3.0 1.9 1.4 1.8

Insurance

43 50 1.6 1.9 1.5 1.5 1.7 2.1

Real estate and rental and leasing

73 67 2.6 2.4 1.8 2.5 3.5 2.1

Real estate

59 53 2.4 2.1 1.3 2.4 3.6 1.8

Rental and leasing services

13 15 3.4 4.1 3.8 3.2 2.7 6.1

Professional and business services

562 650 3.3 3.6 3.1 3.4 3.6 3.8

Professional and technical services

210 314 1.9 2.6 2.0 2.3 1.8 3.0

Management, administrative, and waste services(3)

352 336 5.9 5.3 5.2 5.2 7.1 5.4

Administrative and support services

340 302 6.4 5.3 5.8 5.0 7.2 5.8

Waste management and remediation services

5 20 1.5 4.3 0.7 4.9 - 1.3

Education and health services

768 750 3.2 3.0 3.1 2.9 3.2 3.1

Educational services

280 242 5.8 4.9 4.6 4.8 6.4 4.9

Health care and social assistance

488 508 2.5 2.6 2.4 2.0 2.6 2.7

Hospitals

80 100 1.2 1.6 1.8 0.9 1.1 1.8

Health services, except hospitals

272 262 2.7 2.5 2.3 2.1 2.8 2.6

Social assistance

135 146 5.2 5.5 5.4 5.3 5.1 5.5

Leisure and hospitality

851 739 5.7 4.9 5.5 4.7 5.8 5.1

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

111 119 3.9 4.0 5.9 2.5 1.8 5.6

Accommodation and food services

739 620 6.1 5.2 5.4 5.4 6.7 5.0

Accommodation

92 55 5.2 3.4 4.5 3.1 5.7 3.6

Food services and drinking places

648 565 6.2 5.5 5.5 5.6 6.8 5.3

Other services

281 200 3.9 3.0 2.9 3.3 4.9 2.7

Other services, except private households

238 174 3.8 3.0 2.9 3.1 4.7 2.7

Repair and maintenance

80 84 4.0 4.4 2.9 4.9 10.3 1.1

Personal and laundry services

59 58 2.8 2.9 2.6 0.3 2.9 4.0

Membership associations and organizations

99 32 4.5 1.6 3.1 1.7 5.5 1.5

Private households

43 27 5.3 3.0 - 10.3 5.7 2.3

Agricultural and related private wage and salary workers(2)

127 96 7.2 5.9 5.8 4.5 11.7 10.5

Government wage and salary workers

685 707 3.2 3.3 2.7 2.5 3.6 3.9

Self-employed workers, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers

304 229 3.0 2.3 2.9 2.6 3.2 1.8

No previous work experience

829 754 - - - - - -

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: July 05, 2019