Table A-14. Unemployed persons by industry and class of worker, not seasonally adjusted

HOUSEHOLD DATA
Table A-14. Unemployed persons by industry and class of worker, not seasonally adjusted
Industry and class of worker Number of
unemployed
persons
(in thousands)
Unemployment
rates
July
2013
July
2014
July
2013
July
2014

Total, 16 years and over(1)

12,083 10,307 7.7 6.5

Nonagricultural private wage and salary workers

8,683 7,366 7.1 5.9

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

57 34 5.1 3.0

Construction

767 666 9.1 7.5

Manufacturing

1,082 825 6.9 5.2

Durable goods

619 510 6.3 5.2

Nondurable goods

463 315 7.8 5.4

Wholesale and retail trade

1,389 1,283 6.8 6.2

Transportation and utilities

388 372 6.4 6.0

Information

172 128 5.8 4.5

Financial activities

412 341 4.5 3.6

Professional and business services

1,265 1,066 8.1 6.7

Education and health services

1,283 1,051 5.7 4.8

Leisure and hospitality

1,470 1,171 10.0 8.1

Other services

396 430 6.0 6.3

Agriculture and related private wage and salary workers

97 93 6.5 5.7

Government workers

1,073 937 5.3 4.6

Self-employed workers, unincorporated, and unpaid family workers

528 432 5.0 4.4

Footnotes
(1) Persons with no previous work experience and persons whose last job was in the U.S. Armed Forces are included in the unemployed total.

NOTE: Updated population controls are introduced annually with the release of January data.

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