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
2016
June
2017
Total Men Women
June
2016
June
2017
June
2016
June
2017
June
2016
June
2017

Total, 16 years and over(1)

8,144 7,250 5.1 4.5 5.0 4.4 5.2 4.7

Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers(2)

5,575 5,181 4.4 4.1 4.3 3.9 4.5 4.3

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

100 19 11.5 2.6 12.0 2.3 8.4 -

Construction

417 430 4.6 4.5 4.8 4.5 2.4 4.5

Manufacturing

568 529 3.7 3.4 3.3 3.0 4.7 4.2

Durable goods

374 336 3.8 3.4 3.8 3.2 3.8 4.1

Nonmetallic mineral products

7 13 1.8 2.7 2.0 3.2 - 1.2

Primary and fabricated metal products

70 74 4.2 4.4 4.5 4.2 2.5 5.3

Machinery manufacturing

46 19 4.1 1.6 4.2 1.3 3.9 2.3

Computer and electronic products

55 41 4.3 3.7 4.5 1.4 4.0 8.6

Electrical equipment and appliances

8 6 1.9 1.4 2.1 0.9 1.6 2.6

Transportation equipment

86 76 3.4 3.0 3.1 2.9 4.4 3.1

Wood products

25 22 5.3 5.0 5.3 5.7 - -

Furniture and related products

19 10 5.0 2.7 6.0 2.5 1.6 3.4

Miscellaneous manufacturing

58 74 3.8 4.7 3.2 5.1 4.9 4.2

Nondurable goods

195 193 3.4 3.3 2.3 2.8 5.7 4.2

Food manufacturing

63 81 3.4 4.3 2.0 4.6 5.4 3.8

Beverage and tobacco products

20 15 6.8 4.8 5.2 1.4 - -

Textile, apparel, and leather

7 16 1.2 2.4 0.0 2.9 2.2 2.0

Paper and printing

30 16 3.5 1.8 1.9 1.0 9.1 3.7

Petroleum and coal products

12 9 7.0 4.6 2.2 5.8 - -

Chemicals

48 36 3.7 3.0 3.1 2.0 4.9 5.0

Plastics and rubber products

15 19 2.6 3.1 1.8 2.1 4.3 6.2

Wholesale and retail trade

922 992 4.7 5.0 4.3 4.7 5.2 5.2

Wholesale trade

117 112 3.3 3.3 3.3 2.6 3.1 4.7

Retail trade

805 879 5.0 5.3 4.6 5.3 5.4 5.3

Transportation and utilities

255 235 4.0 3.6 4.0 3.2 4.0 5.5

Transportation and warehousing

240 228 4.4 4.2 4.4 3.7 4.6 5.9

Utilities

14 7 1.5 0.7 1.7 0.1 1.0 3.1

Information(3)

126 122 4.7 4.8 4.8 3.7 4.6 6.6

Publishing, except Internet

33 29 6.4 5.4 6.9 4.3 6.0 6.3

Motion picture and sound recording industries

33 25 7.9 5.8 7.6 2.8 8.2 10.3

Radio and television broadcasting and cable subscription programming

30 12 5.5 2.4 6.6 0.8 3.1 4.8

Telecommunications

23 51 2.7 6.3 2.0 5.6 3.8 8.2

Financial activities

219 251 2.2 2.5 2.2 3.0 2.2 2.1

Finance and insurance

174 148 2.5 2.1 2.6 2.5 2.4 1.7

Finance

122 101 2.7 2.2 2.0 3.0 3.4 1.4

Insurance

52 47 2.0 1.8 3.9 1.2 0.8 2.2

Real estate and rental and leasing

44 103 1.5 3.7 1.4 4.3 1.6 3.2

Real estate

41 84 1.6 3.6 1.5 4.5 1.8 2.6

Rental and leasing services

3 19 0.8 4.9 1.1 3.2 0.0 8.2

Professional and business services

805 703 4.7 4.1 4.5 3.7 5.0 4.6

Professional and technical services

282 304 2.7 2.8 2.5 2.5 3.0 3.1

Management, administrative, and waste services(3)

523 399 7.8 6.2 7.5 5.6 8.1 7.1

Administrative and support services

480 394 8.0 6.8 7.9 6.2 8.1 7.6

Waste management and remediation services

30 1 5.9 0.2 5.1 0.1 8.8 0.6

Education and health services

839 746 3.6 3.1 3.1 3.2 3.7 3.1

Educational services

255 209 5.4 4.3 4.4 4.1 6.0 4.4

Health care and social assistance

584 537 3.1 2.9 2.6 2.8 3.2 2.9

Hospitals

88 119 1.4 1.9 1.4 2.2 1.4 1.8

Health services, except hospitals

315 269 3.2 2.8 2.3 2.8 3.4 2.8

Social assistance

181 149 6.7 5.4 7.4 4.3 6.5 5.7

Leisure and hospitality

953 895 6.6 6.1 6.5 5.1 6.7 6.9

Arts, entertainment, and recreation

165 110 5.7 3.6 6.7 3.5 4.8 3.7

Accommodation and food services

788 785 6.8 6.7 6.4 5.6 7.1 7.7

Accommodation

106 72 5.8 4.4 4.3 4.0 6.9 4.8

Food services and drinking places

682 713 7.0 7.1 6.8 5.8 7.1 8.2

Other services

372 259 5.4 4.0 5.1 4.5 5.6 3.4

Other services, except private households

306 203 5.1 3.5 4.7 4.3 5.5 2.5

Repair and maintenance

89 62 5.1 3.5 5.4 3.5 3.4 3.4

Personal and laundry services

106 80 5.2 4.0 5.9 8.5 4.9 2.0

Membership associations and organizations

112 61 4.9 3.0 2.8 2.8 6.5 3.1

Private households

65 56 7.6 8.2 20.7 - 6.1 7.3

Agricultural and related private wage and salary workers(2)

159 105 8.6 5.9 7.4 4.2 12.2 10.5

Government wage and salary workers

737 704 3.6 3.3 2.7 2.9 4.3 3.7

Self-employed workers, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers

395 280 3.8 2.8 3.9 3.0 3.8 2.4

No previous work experience

1,278 981 - - - - - -

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 07, 2017